GSC Game World presents the second official add-on to the real-time strategy hit Cossacks: European Wars. Cossacks: Back to War. will be devoted to wars of the 16th - early 17th centuries, the time of sweeping changes, when old medieval knightly troops turned into regular armies, and the beginning of the build-up of major European powers.
The game allows players to grow aware of the large scale of historical events. Thus, grandiose battles of up to 8,000 units may be conducted on single or network game maps. The game contains much historical data, and the full version includes a spacious encyclopedia about wars, battles, nations, technologies, armies, and units used in Europe in 16th to 18th centuries; Algeria, Austria, England, France, Netherlands, Piemonte, Poland, Portugal, Prussia, Russia, Saxony, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, Ukraine, Venice. You can also face other communities in single player games; for instance, in the campaign for England players should sweep off pirate republics. Each country has its original graphics, economic and technical development peculiarities, military advantages and drawbacks, and unique units and technologies.