For Immediate Release
Colorado Springs , CO , April 25 th, 2011– Slitherine ( www.slitherine.com), Matrix Games ( www.matrixgames.com), and War Drum Studios ( www.wardrumstudios.com) are thrilled to announce the release of HISTORY™ Great Battles Medieval for the Android™ operating system (all TegraT compatible devices)! HISTORY™ Great Battles Medieval has already generated plenty of buzz as it was hailed as“an impressively fully-functioned RTS” by PocketGamer.co.uk.
HISTORY™ Great Battles Medieval is the first 3D strategy game to land on this exciting new platform. The title’s beautiful graphics and innovative gameplay have been used by NVidia® to demo their cutting edge mobile graphics chipsets so rest assured that HISTORY™ Great Battles Medieval pushes the limits of mobile gaming technology!
JD McNeil, Chairman of Slitherine Ltd., said,“We are excited to bring to market such an exciting title. Working in partnership with War Drum Studios and NVidia® has been a rewarding experience that puts us at the forefront of innovation in the strategy gaming market.”
About HISTORY™ Great Battles Medieval
This is the Hundred Years War. Each man must stand tall. Each man’s mettle will be tested. But amongst all men there are leaders, there are those who will not be cowed. Can you be that leader? In this epic strategy RPG you will lead your army through the greatest of medieval wars and make history live again.
HISTORY™ Great Battles Medieval is a unique blend of Real-Time Strategy and Role-playing that allows you to develop your army; gaining experience, abilities and equipment to customize your troops. Success can never be guaranteed but to give you the best chance you must engage in careful preparation and be sure to equip your squads to meet every eventuality. In addition, an exciting Battle Card system will give you unique advantages which can turn the tide of battle if used at the right time!
HISTORY™ Great Battles Medieval is optimized for NVIDIA® TegraT-based Android™ devices and is available now on Android™ Market. Get more information on of HISTORY™ Great Battles Medieval from its official product page.
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ABOUT SLITHERINE LTD. AND MATRIX GAMES LTD.
Slitherine Ltd. and Matrix Games Ltd. are the world’s leading video games producers and publishers of historical and strategy titles. Since 2000, both brands have published literally hundreds of games with many award-winning titles in their portfolio spanning all digital and console platforms. Slitherine is also involved with book publishing, and board gaming and work with a wide array of key licensing partners such as HISTORY™, MILITARY HISTORY™, Horrible Histories™, Showtime, BBC, Osprey, Scholastic, Casemate Publishing and many others to deliver the best blend of historical accuracy in an exciting and entertaining way. The two companies merged in May 2010 and formed the world’s largest organization specializing in this niche but important market sector. Slitherine’s mission over the coming years is to lead the way in innovation and growth in this expanding industry sector.
ABOUT WAR DRUM STUDIOS
War Drum Studios is a video game developer and technology studio based in Gainesville, FL with a focus on emerging platforms and game engine technology. With a diverse array of titles for PlayStation® 3, Xbox 360®, PlayStation® 2, PC, iOS, and Android™ on or coming to the market, War Drum has shown its ability to bring top notch quality to any IP, platform, or original concept. War Drum has worked with many great companies throughout the industry, and takes pride in its ability to consistently execute and deliver amazing end user experiences. For more information, visit www.wardrumstudios.com