The Tactical Turn-Based Combat wiki last edited by Arlecchino on 04/07/14 10:01PM View full history

Overview

Tactical turn-based combat is a form of combat combat found in games in which the combat is turn-based and emphasizes strategic placement and usage of the player's units. Combat in this style is typically fought on a grid map that governs character placement and movement ranges. To succeed in battle, players must move their units into advantageous positions and use the combined power and skills of their units in order to defeat the enemy or achieve other objectives. Classic examples of this gameplay type include tactical RPGs such as the Fire Emblem, Tactics Ogre and Final Fantasy Tactics series, as well as turn-based strategy games like the Nobunaga's Ambition, Romance of the Three Kingdoms, Nintendo Wars, X-Com and Jagged Alliance franchises.

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