Lead and Gold assets released from the Paradox Interactive Convention

NEW YORK– January 29, 2009– Coming off of the buzz surrounding the title's exhibition at the Paradox Interactive Convention, Paradox Interactive has released brand new assets of the upcoming team-based online shooter, Lead and Gold: Gangs of the Wild West. Developed by Fatshark, Paradox Interactive's debut on consoles is set for a launch in early Q2 2010.

Amongst the new game assets released is an interview with Fatshark's Executive Producer Martin Wahlund, who describes the the exciting and fast-paced action players can expect from Lead and Gold.

"The focus is on team play," says Martin, who outlines gameplay modes such as Conquest, Greed, Powder keg, Robbery and Shootout.

You can view the developer presentation here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qdsz0yIM74A and find the additional assets on the press Paradox press FTP.

Lead and Gold: Gangs of the Wild West is scheduled for a Q2 2010 release on multiple platforms.

To find out more about the game, visit www.leadandgold.com and join the Lead and Gold Facebook group.

Lead and Gold: Gangs of the Wild West Features

• Four playable characters with a multitude of strengths and weaknesses.

• A multitude of different game modes and settings, all with a distinct feeling of the Old West.

• Lead and Gold: Gangs of the Wild West will reward players that play as a team through the incorporation of the Synergy system.

• Game modes and mechanics are designed to be easy-to-understand with a minimum of prerequisites.

About Paradox Interactive

Since 1999, Paradox Interactive has been a leading global developer and publisher of PC-based strategy games. World-renowned for its strategy catalog, the company holds a particularly strong presence in the United States and Europe. Its steadily-growing portfolio includes originally developed titles such as the critically acclaimed Europa Universalis and the Hearts of Iron franchises, as well as publishing titles such as the Elven Legacy series, Mount&Blade and Majesty 2. Paradox stands poised to make an explosive entry onto consoles during 2010 with the release of Lead and Gold: Gangs of the Wild West. For more information, please visit www.paradoxplaza.com and follow @pdxinteractive on twitter.

About Fatshark

Fatshark AB (founded 2008) is a Swedish game development studio located in Stockholm. Comprised of experienced and skilled developers, the company has been involved as subcontractors in a number of AAA titles for consoles as well as for PC.


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