DropTeam, the multiplayer tactical combat game for Mac OS X, Windows, and Linux operating systems from
BattleFront.com, added infantry squads with an update to version 1.1. Battlefront.com also dropped the base price of the game to $35 for both the downloadable and mail-delivered versions; DropTeam originally cost $45.
DropTeam 1.1 adds three new squad types representing lightly armored troops, with medium range jump packs and equipped with an assortment of beam, rifled, and heavy weapons. Battlefront.com promises that more squad types are on the way.
demonstration movie at the Battlefront.com Web site
shows the infantry’s enhanced mobility and anti-tank skills in action.
Battlefront.com promises more details on the expansion, tentatively titled DropTeam—WW2, later this summer.