Battle of Empires: 1914-1918
Battle of Empires: 1914-1918 is a 2015 Real-Time Strategy video game set during the First World War. It was first created as a modification for Men of War, which was released in 2009, but it was continued as a standalone game in 2015. However, it keeps the core elements of the GEM 2 game engine with the ability to control your men at division, squad, and soldier levels. Playable nations are the German Empire, Great Britain, France, the USA, the Ottoman Empire, Austria-Hungary and Russia. The main game contains the entry level and the multiplayer, the campaigns must be purchased as DLC.
The following weapons appear in the video game Battle of Empires: 1914-1918:
The Colt M1911 is carried by U.S. officers.
The Luger P08 is used by German officers and pilots.
The Luger P08 Artillery Model can also be seen used by German officers and stormtroopers.
The Mauser C96 is used by German officers, pilots, and tank crews.
Austro-Hungarian officer uses Roth-Steyr M1907 pistols.
The Ruby is used by French officers.
Late Austrian officer use Steyr M1912 pistols.
The Bodeo M1889 appears in-game as the standard sidearm for Italian soldiers.
MAS Mle. 1892
French officers and gun crews wield Mle 1892 Revolvers.
The Mauser C78 "Zig-Zag" appears in-game.
The Nagant M1895 revolver is used by Bulgarian and Russian officers. It is incorrectly modeled with a post-1930 angular front sight.
Smith & Wesson M1917
U.S. officers can also be seen with Smith & Wesson M1917 revolvers.
Smith & Wesson Model 10
The Smith & Wesson Model 10 is also used by Entente officers.
Webley Mk. VI
The Webley Mk VI is used by British officers.
The Italian Revelli-Beretta (as the "Beretta M1918") was introduced subsequently into the game as the second submachine gun. In reality, it was a semi-automatic carbine.
The Bergmann MP18 was the only submachine gun at the beginning of the game and is used by the German stormtroopers.
Winchester Model 1897
The Winchester Model 1897 "Trench Gun" is available for the U.S. squads.
Berdan No. 2
Armenian troops are armed with the Berdan Rifle.
Berthier Mle. 1892 Carabine
The Berthier Mle 1892 Artillery Carbine is used by French Artillerymen.
Berthier Mle. 1907/15
The Berthier Mle 1907-15 is used by the late French infantry.
Berthier Mle. 1907/16
The Berthier Mle 1907-16 rifle appears as a scoped rifle for the French and Russians.
Italian infantrymen are armed with Carcano M91 Rifles.
The M1917 Enfield is available for the U.S. Doughboys. They can be seen equipped with bayonets or scopes.
The Gewehr 1888/05 is used by Belgian, German, and Ottoman forces.
Lebel Mle. 1886 M93
The Lebel 1886 is used by French troops and lat Belgian infantry.
Lee-Enfield No. 1 Mk. III*
The Lee-Enfield No.1 Mk.III* is the standard infantry rifle for the British.
Mauser Gewehr 1898
The Mauser Gewehr 1898 appears as the standard rifle for the German Empire. The scoped version is also used by the Ottomans.
Mauser Tankgewehr M1918
The Mauser 1918 T-Gewehr is used by German tank hunters.
Mondragón Modelo 1908
The Mondragón Modelo 1908 rifle is used by German soldiers. It is shown in the game with a curved extended magazine (resembling the Gewehr 98 "trench" magazine), which apparently is inspired by an unconfirmed 20-round box magazine that was allegedly tested by the German Infantry in WWI. While a similar extended box magazine was actually tested in Switzerland, it had a straight shape; and the rest of the specimens were fitted with 12-round detachable magazines.
Mosin Nagant M1891
The Mosin Nagant M1891 is used by the Russians and Serbs.
Mosin-Nagant M1907 Carbine
The Cossacks have access to the Mosin-Nagant M1907 Carbine.
R.S.C. Mle. 1917
The R.S.C. Mle 1917 is used by French stormtroopers.
Steyr Mannlicher M1895
The Steyr Mannlicher M1895 rifle is the standard rifle for the Austro-Hungarians, Bulgarians, and Romanians.
The BAR M1918 can be used by American soldiers.
The heavy machine gun for the American faction is the Browning M1917.
Chauchat Mle. 1915
The Chauchat is used by American and French forces.
The Italian machine gun crew is euipped with a Fiat-Revelli M14.
Hotchkiss M1909 Mk. I
The Hotchkiss Mk.I is mounted on British Medium Mark A "Whippet" tanks.
Hotchkiss Mle. 1914
French soldiers use Hotchkiss M1914 Machine Guns.
The Lewis Gun is the light machine gun for the British, Belgian, and Russian forces in the game.
The Madsen M1902 is used by Austrian, German, and Russian soldiers.
Russian soldiers can use the Maxim M1910.
The Maxim MG08 is the standard heavy machine for the German Empire.
The Maxim MG08/15 is used by German soldiers.
The MG13 appears in the editor; it was presumably cut from the game after the developers realized that they had fallen for the intended trick - much like the MG15 and MG17, the MG13 (actually developed in the 1920s-1930s) was deliberately named as such to conceal the development and production of new machine guns in Germany after the Treaty of Versailles.
Schwarzlose Model 07/12
The Schwarzlose Model 07/12 is the standard heavy machine gun for the Austro-Hungarian Empire.
St. Étienne Mle. 1907
The St. Étienne Mle 1907 can also be used by French troops in the early stages of the war.
Vickers Mk. I
The Vickers is used by British soldiers.
The Kleif M.16 appears as the "Kleif" and is incorrectly modeled.
The Wechselapparat M1917 is used by the late German infantry.
The Lebel rifles of some French stormtroopers are equipped with Viven-Bessières Rifle Grenade Launchers.
Hebel Model 1894
Citron Foug Mle. 1916
F1 Mle. 1916
The F1 hand grenade is the standard grenade for the French Republic and Italy.
The Mills Bomb is the common grenade for the British Commonwealth.
Mk. 1 hand grenade
American soldiers can throw Mk 1 hand grenades.
Model 13 Kugelhandgranate
The Model 13 Kugelhandgranate is used by German soldiers.
Model 14 Karabingranate
The Schütze's Gewehr 98 can be equipped with M14 Karabingranate rifle grenades.
Model 15 Stielhandgranate
The standard grenade for all Central Power forces is the Model 15 Stielhandgranate.
Model 16 Stielhandgranate
The Model 16 Stielhandgranate appears as the AT Grenade.
No. 27 Smoke Grenade
The No. 27 Smoke Grenade is used by the British.
No. 20 Mk. I Rifle Grenade
No. 34 Egg Grenade
British troops can also use No. 34 Egg Grenades
Russian troops use Novitsky-Fyodorov Grenades.
RG-12 Lantern Grenade
The Russian M1912 ''Lantern'' Grenade is used by Russian forces and appears as the "Rdultovskogo Grenade".
3.7 cm Infanteriegeschütz M.15
3.7 cm M1915 Rosenberg Trench Gun
3.7 cm Tankabwehrkanone 1918
7.5 cm Gebirgskanone M.15
7.5cm Minenwerfer M.17
7.58 cm Leichter Minenwerfer
76.2 mm divisional gun model 1902
7.7 cm Feldkanone 96 n. A.
8 cm Feldkanone M.5
91 mm GR Model 1916
The 91 mm GR model M1916 mine thrower is the standard mortar for the Russian Empire.
10.5 cm Leichte Feldhaubitze 16
122 mm M1910 Field Howitzer
15 cm Feldhaubitze M.14
21 cm Mörser 10
Some 21 cm Mörser 10 howitzers can be seen in a cutscene.
Cannone da 75/27 modello 11
Canon de 75 mm Mle. 1897
Canon de 105 mle 1913 Schneider
The French Canon de 105 mle 1913 Schneider is the standard howitzer for the American, French, and Italian Armies in the game.