Close Combat 4: The Battle of the Bulge (1999)

About This Game

The award-winning real-time wargame series returns to action!

“The Battle of the Bulge” continues the epic saga of the critically acclaimed and award-winning Close Combat series. Sneak attacks, stalwart defenders, spies and saboteurs are among the exciting surprises lurking on both sides of the battle. Whether you commands American of German troops, you decide when and where they will be deployed. Launch air attacks against the enemy but keep your eyes on the skies; random weather patterns can wreak havoc on your offensives from above. History in the making is in your hands!


  • New Campaign system allows movement of multiple battle groups on a strategic map of the Ardennes.
  • Units may enter form different points on a battlemap based on their strategic movement.
  • Through advanced AI, stress, fatigue and morale have a direct impact on your troops and they react accordingly.
  • Strategic game battlemaker allows you to create your own Bulge campaigns.

Game Details

Genre Strategy – Real-time – Historical
Works on Windows (7, 8, 10)
Languages Audio and text: English
Released January 1, 1999
Size 342 MB
Company Atomic Games, Inc. / Slitherine Ltd


Minimum system requirements – Windows:

7 / 8 / 10
Processor: 1.8 GHz
Memory: 512MB RAM (1 GB recommended)
Graphics: 3D graphics card compatible with DirectX 7 (compatible with DirectX 9 recommended)
Storage: 1GB available space
Mouse, Keyboard


Close Combat 4: The Battle of the Bulge (1999)

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