The Battles of Isonzo were Italy's attempts at defeating Austria Hungary and breaking the stalemate. There were 12 Battle of Isonzo, all being stalemates with little to no movement. However, when Germany stepped in to help Austria Hungary, the Central Powers defeated Italy tremendously. Overall, the Battles of Isonzo were failed attempts at breaking the stalemate and taking Austria Hungary for Italy. Italy eventually regained a lot of its land, but it suffered extremely substantial losses.