Available now in Steam Early Access, Battalion 1944 is a World War II shooter with grand ambitions behind it to disrupt and diversify the multiplayer FPS space. Given the success and familiarity of the major players in this genre - from Call of Duty to Battlefield, Overwatch to Team Fortress - such a goal is no small undertaking for Bulkhead Interactive, a tiny team based in the English Midlands.
There is a big question to answer now this game is available to all, then. What does Battalion 1944 need to do to make its mark on a genre dominated by some of the biggest names in gaming history?
Do we have a new contender for the best FPS games on PC? Maybe.
Continue to concentrate on accuracy over spectacle