Wednesday 22nd June 2011: Mastertronic, the UK’s leading independent publisher of computer and video games, today released the latest trailer for upcoming The Cursed Crusade. The epic new trailer reveals key aspects of the game’s plot, features brutal gameplay battles, action-packed cinematics and hints at the back story of central character Denz de Bayle. The Cursed Crusade is an action-adventure game, set in the 12 thCentury during the Fourth Crusade.
Mastertronic’s Product Director Neil McKenna said“In this new trailer we’re really starting to see what The Cursed Crusade is all about. This title has everything you need from an action-adventure game, great cinematics, enthralling storyline, a huge variety of weapons, co-op gameplay and spectacular fatalities. The Cursed Crusade is set to be massive and the latest trailer is just a taste of what’s to come.”
The story of The Cursed Crusade tells of a ritual performed by the order of Templars. As a consequence, a dark, terrifying new power was obtained. Terrible things started to happen, and many lives were lost; it was then decided that this new power would have to remain a secret. But no secret remains forever untold… With the end of the 12 thcentury imminent, the Pope launches a Fourth Crusade to conquer the holy city of Constantinople. The young Templar Denz de Bayle joins up so he can find his father, who never returned from the previous crusade. Denz will find the truth during a journey through the greatest cities of medieval Europe and the Orient.
The Cursed Crusade is scheduled to be released in the UK in 2011 on PlayStation®3, Xbox 360® and PC.
For more information please visit the official website: www.cursed-crusade.com
For PR enquiries please contact Harry Cole or Simon Byron at Premier PR.
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Mastertronic Group offers a range of publishing services which help content creators and owners reach consumers via both packaged goods in high street and online retail and in the digitally only space. The Group has a number of publishing labels, each focused on specific audience demographics. Established PC titles are re-published through the Sold Out and M.A.D. (Mastertronic Added Dimension) ranges , Indie developed games from the digital space are published through Great Indie Games and casual games through Everyone Can Play . Specialist PC simulations are published under the Just Flight & Just Trains labels and console/ mobile formats (Wii, DS, Playstation, Xbox, iOS and Android) via Blast Entertainment (children’s titles) and Mastertronic. The Group also offers a‘cradle to grave' total turnkey service for physical product, from marketing through packaging and warehousing, to retail and digital distribution, through The Producers as well as specialist PC download site, Get Games. For content owners who have their own brands and need access to retail markets, Mastertronic has access to 15,000 retail accounts via its innovative partnership with Sony DADC, Mastertronic powered by Sony DADC.
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Founded in 2002, Kylotonn is a development studio with an important position in the French videogame landscape, acquiring a solid reputation not only thanks to titles like Bet on Soldier and Speedball2™ Tournament, but also to the quality of the proprietary real-time 3D rendering engine, KtEngine. Research has always been a key element in the company's strategy; extensive R&D experience has helped Kylotonn effectively address the current generation of gaming platforms by co-developing the PLAY ALL production tool chain. The company now creates numerous games on all platforms (PS3™, Xbox 360® , PC, Wii™, etc.) and for all audiences (from casual gamers to core gamers), in addition to co-producing and editing various titles as well. For more information, visit www.kylotonn.com.