The game The Bluecoats: North & South is now available!

The pioneer of strategy games is back!

Paris, November 5, 2020 – Initially released at the end of the 1980’s, most notoriously on Amiga, the game The Bluecoats: North & South is now back on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC/Mac! Discover or revisit the cult classic inspired by the comic book “The Bluecoats” in a remastered version featuring revamped 3D visuals and redesigned content.

The game features 3 different gameplay:

  • Turn-based strategy map – Take charge of operations and move your battalions to capture new states, engage the enemy, or strengthen your positions. Each decision will be crucial: try to anticipate them as best you can!
  • Real-time battles – Get to the heart of the action and directly confront the enemy. Use your infantry, cavalry and artillery to achieve victory. Dexterously move your troops and use their own strengths to crush your opponent.
  • Attack and defend in FPS mode – Whether it’s about forts or trains, you’ll have to defend or seize them to be victorious. The redesigned gameplay puts you in the shoes of a soldier in first person view. Defend your position from the invader or take the initiative by attacking enemy possessions directly!

This remaster also adds a brand new Free mode that can be played with two players in local multiplayer. Additionally, the classic Campaign mode can also be played by two players in local multiplayer. Face each other to relive the biggest battles of the American Civil War through epic fights!

About The Bluecoats: North & South

Reunite with Sergeant Cornelius M. Chesterfield and Corporal Blutch in this remaster game combining turn-based strategy, real time battles and FPS sequences. Initially released in the late 80’s, notoriously on Amiga, this remaster will delight fans of the original game!

Master turn-based strategy to achieve victory. Take control of new states, secure forts and railroads to increase your resources and lead reinforcements sent over from Europe. Discover or relive the experience of the original “The Bluecoats – North & South” game in single or two-player mode, with this updated version featuring redesigned gameplay!

Team Microids