Hired Guns– The Jagged Edge Gets an Update

For Immediate Release

Staten Island, NY, June 9th, 2009– Matrix Games ( www.matrixgames.com) is pleased to announce that the 1.08.00 update is now available for Hired Guns– The Jagged Edge. The comprehensive update comes with several bug fixes and overall performance improvements to the tactical portion of the game.

David Heath, Director of Operations at Matrix Games, said“Hired Guns– The Jagged Edge has improved significantly in game balance and performance since its release. We are working with the development team to continue to improve and expand on the game as time goes on.”

Hired Guns: The Jagged Edge is a turn-based strategy game that puts you command of a squad of specialists for hire in the genre’s biggest game-world yet: the African country Diamond Coast. Diamond Coast is a playground for the cruel and corrupt, each with their own agenda. Choose your friends wisely and buy an army of ruthless mercenaries to unleash mayhem on your foes. Choose“jobs” from different factions and complete them for cash to upgrade your weapons and hire more elite soldiers of fortune.

Tons of firepower and plenty of combat experience will give your team the edge when it comes to fighting, but smooth talk and a wad of bills can also go a long way towards ensuring success. With multiple story lines and endings, you’re in total control of your own fate.

The update is comprehensive and will bring of all previous versions of Hired Guns to 1.08.00. Get more information on Hired Guns– The Jagged Edge from its official product page.

ABOUT MATRIX GAMES

Matrix Games produces, markets and publishes historical wargames as well as other computer gaming products. Since 2000, Matrix Games has published over three dozen titles and several award-winning games, including War in the Pacific, Conquest of the Aegean, Gary Grigsby's World At War: A World Divided, Crown of Glory, Battles In Normandy, Harpoon 3 Advanced Naval Warfare, Starshatter: The Gathering Storm and The Operational Art of War III. Matrix Games is based in Staten Island, New York. For more information, visit the Matrix Games website at www.matrixgames.com.

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Box Art:

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Update File:

ftp://ftp.matrixgames.com/pub/HiredGunsTheJaggedEdge/HiredGuns-UpdateRelease-v108.zip

Press Contact:

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