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I've heard rumour of an upcoming Panzer General or Allied General release for PS3...

Anybody else heard or read anything like that?
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Armchair General Magazine reviewed a game called Panzer General: Allied Assault recently. It's possible that has caused some confusion in the video game world, the titles being so close.

It looks pretty good, close to Panzer General.... I hope it comes to PS3 anyways...
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Why don't you do what I did and download Panzer General from a website called: "PanzerGeneralForever.com"? It includes Panzer General I and Allied General, plus two more World War I games. The best thing about the re-work is the computer does not cheat like in the original set up. I like it very much. My old disk was not going to last forever.

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Why don't you do what I did and download Panzer General from a website called: "PanzerGeneralForever.com"? It includes Panzer General I and Allied General, plus two more World War I games. The best thing about the re-work is the computer does not cheat like in the original set up. I like it very much. My old disk was not going to last forever.

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Honestly, I'd rather play on the Playstation. I prefer console, next to tabletop, of course.

It's just easier for me.

I'm not much of a "computer guy." I think of my laptop as a glorified typewriter, despite it being pretty fancy (according to the wife)...
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Paul,

You may know more about computing than me! I am a two finger typer! I have never played PS1 or 2. If you have some time, check out that website and see if you can get Play Station games from it. Trust me when I say I have looked on and off for years to get a replacement/ back-up to my last PG disk. I am thrilled to get a download version.

If you have download space on a computer try downloading the PC version and see if you can play it. You can always delete it if you don't like it. I find the newer version superior to my last disk.

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You may know more about computing than me! I am a two finger typer! I have never played PS1 or 2. If you have some time, check out that website and see if you can get Play Station games from it. Trust me when I say I have looked on and off for years to get a replacement/ back-up to my last PG disk. I am thrilled to get a download version.

If you have download space on a computer try downloading the PC version and see if you can play it. You can always delete it if you don't like it. I find the newer version superior to my last disk.

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Will do. I just got a new computer, it would be nice to have one game on it in case I get stuck somewhere.

I have a pal who recently replaced his and my copies of PG and AG for the PS1, it's still a fine game even in the old format.

I have PG2 on my old laptop, is that the last edition from SSI or did they drop a 3rd one?
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Paul,

I have PG 3, Allied General and Pacific General. I don't play these anymore because they function on my old computer (not on the XP format). Off the top of my head, there may have been a PG 4, but I did not buy it.

I play Panzer General 1 because it is easy to play and I like it a lot.

When I want to check to see if there is something new in this line I just google Panzer general.

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I found out that I can play my Playstation 1 copies of Panzer and Allied General on my Playstation 3, so I think I'm going to start another campaign and see if I can still finish the game any way I choose.

It's all about know which battles can let get into other battle that might otherwise be missed. If I can find it, I think I have wrote down the path to several battles that are otherwise usually only played in scenario form.
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Hey Paul how specifically are you playing PG and AG for PS1 on your PS3 and what model of PS3 do you have?
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Hey Paul how specifically are you playing PG and AG for PS1 on your PS3 and what model of PS3 do you have?
I have the last model before the slim model was released.

It says something in the manual about playing PS1 and PS2 games, so I tried and it worked.
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Ah I have the current slim, I might be out of luck then as I suspected I was.
Check your manual, mine says that my system allows PS1 games, but not PS2 games to be played.

Gameplay is not guaranteed, whatever that means. You can visit playstation.com for a list of playable titles.

But it does work. Created a new campaign for Panzer General already.

No reason it shouldn't work for you too, unless the eliminated the function. Can you create an internal memory card in your games area of the XMB?
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