Players who haven’t yet tried Gaijin Entertainment’s Modern Conflict 2 for iOS devices can now pick up the game for free this Christmas.

From the press release:

    Gaijin Entertainment is announcing  Modern Conflict 2, a real-time strategy war game for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch. Offered  FOR FREE as a Christmas gift and already available in the App Store, this sequel to the popular Modern Conflict includes new combat scenarios, additional gameplay features, and a brand new addition to the series: multiplayer mode.

    In  Modern Conflict 2, the world’s greatest powers face off in a desperate battle for global domination, essentially turning the entire planet into a military test ground. Prepare to deploy artillery in the Gobi desert, build an airfield on aglacier, and camouflage your tanks in the tropical Amazon forests. And prepare yourself for a real challenge, because in the all-new multiplayer mode you’ll be up against generals who have just as much experience as you.

    ModernConflict 2 features include:

    Exciting single-player missions and random special operations
    Multiplayer mode: play with friends online or participate in quick matches

    Diverse gameplay options: control your own army, command numerous military vehicles, and use various battle tactics

    More than 70 maps to explore, with three types of landscape (tundra, desert, and jungle)

    Robust character leveling system includes abilities, special technologies, and a starter bonus pack

    GameCenter support: more than 80 achievements and leader boards
    The first Modern Conflict game met with significant acclaim upon its 2010 release, earning a 4-star user rating on the App Store.