Toy Soldiers: War Chest Release Date Announced, Ezio & Cobra Armies Revealed

July 29, 2015 Written by Jason Dunning

Developed by Signal Studios and the third entry into the series, Toy Soldiers: War Chest launches on August 11 in North America (digital and retail) and August 12 in Europe (digital) for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.

Priced at $14.99 digitally on its own, Toy Soldiers: War Chest will also be available in a Hall of Fame Edition for $29.99 through retail and digital stores. For the extra $15, you’ll receive four licensed armies, in addition to the four standard armies.

Here’s the four licensed armies:

G.I. JOE

Marching into the toy box is a highly trained special mission force, code name: G.I. JOE. Led by brave field commander Duke and armed with an arsenal of weapons and overflowing with fighting spirit, this team works together on the front lines to stop evil in its tracks.

He-Man

Enabled by the power of Grayskull is the Masters of the Universe army led by He-Man, The Most Powerful Man in the Universe. Gifted with unimaginable strength and fearless courage, He-Man, Battle Cat, and his Eternian warriors team up to protect the Eternia toy box from the forces of darkness.

Cobra Commander

Trained in explosives and martial arts, and backed by the support of a fanatical army comprised of a deeply loyal infantry, the Cobra Commander army will not hesitate to take on any opposing faction. With a mix of brute force, advanced technologies and fierce tenacity, the Cobra Commander army is a force to be reckoned with on the ground and in the skies.

Ezio

Gifted with a prowess in parkour, stealth and charisma, Ezio and the Assassin’s brotherhood team up to create a fierce alliance of justice and protection. An ancestor of Desmond Miles, the charming Florentine Ezio Auditore da Firenze is a master with the hidden blade and the ladies.

If you purchase the standard version of the game, you can buy the licensed armies for $4.99 each or all four together in the Legendary Heroes pack for $14.99.

Here’s what you need to know about Toy Soldiers: War Chest:

Toy Soldiers: War Chest is a fast-paced genre-bending mix of strategy defense and action gameplay that brings to life the iconic toys and action figures from your childhood. Lead from the strategic level, placing and upgrading turrets, or take direct command of your units and heroes to deliver assaults. Customize your loadout before battle and upgrade your arsenal while fighting through the main campaign, or grab up to three other friends and take the fight online in multiplayer.

Will you be buying the game next month?