Battle Group Lite now available for free on iOS

PRESS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA, January 25, 2011 –  The award winning Battle Group is now available for free for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. Battle Group Lite lets gamers experience the first five levels of the fast paced naval action strategy title.

Battle Group recently won best gameplay and outstanding audio engineering in the iFanzine 2011 Developer Achievements.

App Store - http://itunes.apple.com/app/battle-group-lite/id477913190

A launch trailer can be viewed at  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0P0B9ThYrlA.

About Battle Group

The near future. A pirate conglomeration equipped with the latest military hardware wages an unopposed war of plunder within the vital trade routes of the world. A naval force of modern warships drawn from a unified community of free nations is assembled to meet this growing threat. You are their commander.

Key features:

Tactical action / modern naval warfare

Fight off waves of air, land and sea based opponents. A simple to use control method lets you get straight into the action.

Use advanced armaments

Control the devastating power of modern naval weaponry that includes anti-air missiles, naval guns and jump jet interceptors.

Customise your fleet

Select from a diverse range of ship types including patrol boats, guided missile frigates, aircraft carriers and more.

Unlock new ships and special abilities

A reward system for exceptional performance allows you to purchase new ship classes. Gain experience in battle to unlock abilities specific to each of these ship classes.

Immersive storyline

Who are these pirates? What are their true motivations? And is everything as it seems? Uncover the sinister plot as told through the dialogue of veteran video gaming voice actor bob carter.

Full game center integration

Earn achievements and dominate the online leaderboards. Check out your battle statistics as you progress through the your naval career.

Authentic experience

Researched and developed in consultation with actual ex-serving naval personnel.

More content coming soon

Upcoming expansions include new ship classes, campaign missions, enemies, play modes and multiplayer.

Links to online stores for purchase:

·  iOS - http://itunes.apple.com/app/battle-group-lite/id477913190

For more information and a press kit, visit  www.battlegroupgame.com

About Bane Games

Bane Games are a small but experienced team of independent developers based in Brisbane, Australia. With roots in the mainstream games industry, the team has credits on titles including  Destroy All Humans TM 2, Fury TMBattlestar Galactica TM, and the  Need for Speed TM series.  Bane Games hopes to continue the successful production of high quality, fun titles for a variety of gaming platforms

Bane Games Website:  http://www.banegames.com

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