In remembrance of the Centennial of Armistice Day, marking the end of World War I in 1918, Nexon and Big Huge Games has commenced a series of historical in-game events in DomiNations that spotlight the stories of iconic heroes and moments that altered the course of the war. DomiNations has continued to deliver historic content updates since it’s initial release, through dynamic in-game events have highlighted famous battles from the Golden Age to the Cold War, and continues this tradition with today’s World War I Armistice Day Centennial update. Players will log in to find a series of limited-time challenges, newly introduced World War I Generals and Troop Tactics that are historically significant to The Great War. DomiNations is available as a free download on the App Store for iPhone and iPad and on Google Play for Android devices.
“From the onset, DomiNations has always been a game about honoring world history and the pivotal heroes, troops, technologies and events that changed the course of mankind,” said Tim Train, CEO of Big Huge Games. “Through the DomiNations World War I Armistice Day Centennial Event, we’re looking to put a unique spotlight on some of the iconic historical moments, great generals and decisive tactics from the ‘War to End All Wars.’”
The DomiNations World War I Centennial General of Armies Event features the commander of the American Expeditionary Force, General Pershing, and the Supreme Allied Commander at the war’s end, Ferdinand Foch, as new Generals players can unlock. Players will also be able to deploy Big Bertha for long range artillery, recruit Captain Rickenbacker, the ace pilot, and construct Whippet Tanks, the agile armored vehicles that changed the battlefield. The limited time event, Thunder of Cannons, will offer players a chance to learn about the significant battles of World War I while earning powerful new technologies, such as the Livens Flame Projector, an experimental flamethrower used by the British to shoot fire at great range. Newcomers to DomiNations as well as veterans will be able to explore, discover and craft artifacts that can be placed in the new World War Wing in the Museum. Each new craftable artifact from World War I placed in the museum will award a player’s civilization with unique economic or military benefits.
DomiNations has been downloaded more than 40 million times worldwide since its launch and continues to provide players with new ways to approach historical experiences. In DomiNations, players build-up one of eight nations, researching, exploring and gathering resources in order to complete strategic single-player and multiplayer conquests that grow their civilization. With more than 100 unique upgradeable structures, units and technologies, players must balance managing their civilization’s food and economy while training their armies to earn valuable loot in battle and defending their own wealth.