Days of Wonder announces Memoir '44 Battle Map Volume 2 - Tigers in the Snow/Operation Market Garden
Large-scale Battle Map includes 2 Overlord scenarios, six Tiger Tanks and 2 bonus scenarios.
Los Altos, CA; Paris, France - March 23, 2009. Today, Days of Wonder announced a new Memoir '44 Battle Map - Tigers in the Snow/Operation Market Garden, the second in its series of Memoir '44 Battle Maps that feature large-scale, ready-to-play Overlord scenarios.
Tigers in the Snow is a Winter scenario set on the Eastern Front and features the tactics of famed German Panzer General Guderian; while Operation Market Garden focuses on General Montgomery's bold attempt to drop Allied troops behind German lines in the Netherlands. The Market Garden scenario is fought on a unique 11-hex deep map, specially designed by Memoir '44 author Richard Borg for the occasion.
The Battle Map series is designed to encourage team play and accommodates up to 8 players; each map comes ready-to-play with all terrain, obstacles and unit positions pre-printed, making set-up a snap. Battle Map Volume 2 includes 6 new Tiger Tank miniatures and 2 additional bonus scenarios that are playable on a regular Memoir '44 board - Villers-Bocage and St-Aignan-de-Cramesnil.
Memoir '44 Battle Map Volume 2 requires 1 copy of Memoir '44 and the Operation Overlord expansion, or two full copies of Memoir '44 to play. It is expected to be available in May in both North America and Europe. Retail price is $18/€16.
About Days of Wonder
Days of Wonder publishes top-quality, family-oriented board and card games that are easy to learn and fun to play. Founded in 2002, Days of Wonder has a global presence, with offices in the US and Europe, and distribution in 25 countries. To date, the company has sold over 1.7 million board games and hosted over 15 million games online. In June 2004, Days of Wonder became the youngest publisher ever to win Germany's prestigious Spiel des Jahres, the world's most coveted game prize.