The flames of World War II burn hot in this trailer showcasing battles on the eastern front. Allied forces clash with the Axis war machine on the frosty front lines to exchange blows with mortar launches, sniper ambushes, and flame-throwing tanks.

Check out the trailer below to see a battalion of tanks rendered useless after defenders shatter the ice protecting them from the lake below.

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