Nordic Games to launch Rochard Boxed Edition under the Nordic Games brand

LONDON, ENGLAND (August 2 2012) – Nordic Games today announced the signing of a publishing deal to release a boxed edition of Rochard from Recoil Games. The game is set to be released on August 14 th exclusively for PC.

“It’s an exciting time to be working alongside Recoil Games who have such vast expertise in the development of premium console games. They know exactly how to create engaging story lines and are contantly coming up with inventive ways to combine adventure and gameplay,“ says Klemens Kreuzer, General Manager of Nordic Games GmbH. “Rochard is rich in humour, personality and visual style which is exactly what we want to add to the portfolio.“

“Signing this deal with Nordic Games means that we’ll be able to bring Rochard to fans of the game and PC Gamers who like to display their games on a shelf,“ says Jan Achrenius, CEO at Recoil Games. “We are delighted to expand the scope of Rochard and build a successful relationship with Nordic Games, their extensive games catalogue speaks for itself.“

The boxed editions of the award winning side-scrolling game will include a game disc, an A3 poster and soundtrack.

In the game the hilarious cartoon style astro-miner John Rochard embarks on a gravity-bending journey across the Solar System. Rochard is an award-winning side-scroller featuring hours of mind-blowing gravity gameplay, puzzle-solving and action.

Screenshots, Logos, and Boxshots are available to download here: http://www.nordicgames.at/files/TEMP/20120802-Rochard-assets.zip

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About Nordic Games GmbH

Nordic Games GmbH is a wholly owned publishing subsidiary of Nordic Games Holding AB. Founded in 2011, the Vienna/Austria based company Nordic Games GmbH puts great emphasis on its extensive game catalogue. The core portfolio comprises products and brands which have recently been acquired from JoWooD Entertainment AG and DreamCatcher Interactive Inc., and further IPs and trademarks will follow.

The company will pursue the long-term goal of delivering quality products that live up to expectations of gamers worldwide. For more information, please visit www.nordicgames.at.

 

About Recoil Games

Recoil Games is an independent game development company focused on the creation of original entertainment properties for games and other media. The company's core expertise is in the development of premium console games that bring together adventure, gameplay and action in exciting new ways. Recoil is based in Helsinki, Finland. http://www.recoilgames.com/.

Recoil Games and Rochard are registered trademarks or trademarks of Recoil Games, Ltd. All other trademarks and trade names are properties of their respective owners.

 


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