Set in the near future, Battle Group thrusts you into conflict on the open seas. Engage in top-down combat inspired by arcade classics such as 1942 and Missile Command. A pirate conglomeration equipped with the latest military hardware wages an unopposed war inside vital trade routes around the world. A naval force of modern warships, drawn from a unified community of free nations, is assembled to defeat the threat. You command a fleet of real-world, modern-day fighting ships; directing advanced armaments including anti-air missiles, large calibre naval guns, and jump jet interceptors. Quick reactions and tactical decisions are required to defeat an assortment of land-, sea-, and air-based opponents. Battle Group was developed in consultation with naval personnel!