If you are a fan of the Naval strategy genre, Navy Field could be the perfect game for you. The game takes place in World War II and lets you fight at some of the most famous naval battles that took place during the time in a tactical simulation.
The game is run in a special web-based online client and instead of playing against traditional computer AI you are pitted against thousands of other players from around the world. Because you will be playing against mostly human players this simulation can be very challenging until you are able to pick up the subtle nuances of the game and learn how to use the controls correctly.
In the game you begin with only a few resources which you can work to expand and gathered to help build your fleet. As you continue on in a game you can work to expand your fleet with new ships including destroyers, battle cruisers and aircraft carriers. Outfitting each one of these ships can also help you to gain an advantage. Every ship in the game allows you to customize and outfit it with upgrades such as special guns, torpedo launchers, armor and faster engines. There are over 100 different types of ships that you can create within the game so there is plenty of room for customize Asian and strategy.
By completing a number of challenges and quests you can work to build an even larger army. By completing more challenges and quests you can also work to earn points which will help you in online leaderboard rankings.
Perhaps one of the most interesting parts of Navy Field is that you can play with up to 128 players at a time. In this 2-D game it is possible to engage in some extremely large battles with well over 100 players all in the same space battling it out. By controlling your ships in 11 different game mode types you can work to outmaneuver the enemy and try to earn the largest score while battling it out against over 100 players.
As you progress through the game and as you begin to earn points in the game you can also level up as a commander. Once you reach level XII you will need to join a naval alliance which can give you a status bonus as well as Ally you with other players in the game. You can play as the British Empire, the United States Navy, the German Navy, or the Japanese Navy.
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Once you have leveled up enough to select an alliance it’s very important that you take time to research the various bonuses that you can get as well as the side of the majority of players choose from so that you can have a greater alliance size.
The game is a lot of fun to play through in the normal single player mode, the missions mode as well as the giant player versus player battles. If you are a fan of real-time strategy games or naval strategy games in general, Navy Field is a title that you should really look into.
Navy Field is free to play.