Hearts of Iron II lets you guide a nation through the battles of World War II. Much like the first Hearts of Iron, this sequel lets you control one of more than 150 countries and travel around the entire world. Whether you choose to fight for democracy or fascism, the game offers an authentic WWII experience. Hearts of Iron II also features an array of new features, diplomatic options, and technologies. In cooperative multiplayer mode, several players can team up to fight against other players or the AI.