Silent Storm (often abbreviated as S² or S2) is a tactical role-playing video game developed by Russian game development company Nival Interactive and published by JoWood for microsoft windows. It was released in 2003, the game also had an expansion pack named Sentinels that was released in 2004.
The player commands a team of up to six soldiers for the allied or axis powers to undertake a variety of misssons for either side. When the player starts a campain, they can either pick a premade character or create their own in the character creation menu to lead the team of soldiers. Once the introductory misson has been completed, the player has access to a base, completed with a medical station, armory, personnel and a panzerklein hanger, which has to be unlocked though playing the main misson.
Silent Storm is set in World War II. The player is simply a commander of a squad of soldiers who are sent to top secret operations. It is possible to play as Axis or Allies.
Silent Storm engine Edit
Silent Storm and its expansion pack uses the Silent Storm engine developed by Nival Interactive. It was developed specifically for the game hence the name. It was also used in some other titles such as Hammer & Sickle and Nightwatch.