SAN FRANCISCO & LONDON – June 18, 2012 – SEGA® of America, Inc. and SEGA® Europe, Ltd. today announced that two new DLC unit packs are available now for the multi award-winning strategy title Napoleon: Total War™. Players can now bolster their forces with powerful, unique units drawn from the great legions of the Napoleonic era and brought vividly to life on the battlefield.
Previously available only as part of the exclusive Napoleon: Total War™ Imperial Edition, the Heroes of The Napoleonic Wars unit pack contains 10 superior battlefield units. This pack includes the veteran cavalrymen of the 15 th British Hussars, the close-combat specialists of the 1 st East Prussian Grenadier Battalion, and the deadly Moscow Musketeers, capable of unleashing massed volleys of fire before performing devastating bayonet charges.
Also available now is the Imperial Eagle Pack , containing new units that were previously available only with the original boxed-copy launch, or as pre-order extras. With the Imperial Eagle Pack installed, players can field 11 famous units, such as the mighty Grand Battery of The Convention, and Great Britain’s HMS Elephant: a colossal ship-of-the-line capable of thunderous broadsides. Also included are two brand-new units: Austria’s heavily-armoured Archduke Ferdinand Cuirassiers, and Russia’s elite Lifeguard Cossacks, who specialise in lightning-fast hit-and-run cavalry charges.
Heroes of the Napoleonic Wars and the Imperial Eagle Pack are available now on Steam, priced at GBP £1.99 / USD $3.25 / EUR €1.99 / AUD $3.95 RUB 69p.
About The Creative Assembly
Founded in 1987 and based in Horsham, West Sussex, The Creative Assembly is one of the UK’s most successful and established game studios. Creator of the multi award-winning Total War strategy series, the studio has received numerous press, industry and consumer accolades, including BAFTA and the Develop Industry Excellence awards. With nearly 200 highly talented developers and counting, the studio is expanding to embark on thrilling new triple-A console, PC and mobile projects.
About SEGA® Europe Ltd.:
SEGA® Europe Ltd. is the European Distribution arm of Tokyo, Japan-based SEGA® Corporation, and a worldwide leader in interactive entertainment both inside and outside the home. The company develops and distributes interactive entertainment software products for a variety of hardware platforms including PC, wireless devices, and those manufactured by Nintendo, Microsoft and Sony Computer Entertainment Europe. SEGA Europe’s web site is located at www.sega.com
About SEGA® of America, Inc .:
SEGA® of America, Inc. is the American arm of Tokyo, Japan-based SEGA® Corporation, a worldwide leader in interactive entertainment both inside and outside the home. The company develops, publishes and distributes interactive entertainment software products for a variety of hardware platforms including PC, wireless devices, and those manufactured by Nintendo, Microsoft and Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. SEGA of America’s Web site is located at www.sega.com