Paradox breaks through 10 million barrier!

New York, October 13, 2009 - Paradox Interactive announced today that their forum, http://forum.paradoxplaza.com has just broken through the 10 million post barrier. The 170,000 strong membership community has grown continuously since it’s launch in 2004 and has seen the addition of fans of a completely new genre with the release of Fantasty RTS Majesty 2: The Fantasy Kingdom Sim.

“We view the increase of our active membership base as a clear indication that we have been successful in providing our community with the type of games they are interested in”, said Fredrik Wester, CEO of Paradox Interactive.“We continue our commitment to being the #1 Champions of the needs and wants of intelligent gamers looking for that little bit extra in their games and our line-up for 2010 is our strongest to date” he continued.

In closing, everyone at Paradox Interactive would like to say a big thank-you to everyone that has contributed to the huge success of the forum, as well as the community at large. The success of our games is down to you all, so we really couldn’t do it without you!

Paradox release schedule for 2009-2010 includes the following titles as well as a number of“un-announced projects”:

Download only

• Elven Legacy: Ranger, Oct 20, 2009

• East India Company: Privateer, Oct 27, 2009

• For the Glory (A Europa Universalis game), Nov 10, 2009

• Elven Legacy: Siege, Nov 17, 2009

• Elven Legacy: Magic, Dec 1, 2009

• Arsenal of Democracy (A Hearts of Iron game), Dec 8, 2009

• EU III: Heir to the Throne, Dec 15, 2009

• Fort Zombie, Q4 2009

Retail and download

• Mount&Blade Warband, March 19, 2010

• Ship Simulator Extremes, Q2, 2010

• Victoria 2, Q2, 2010

About Paradox Interactive

Since 1999, Paradox Interactive has been a leading developer and publisher of PC-based strategy games. World-renowned for its strategy stable, the company holds a particularly strong presence in the United States and Europe. Its steadily-growing portfolio includes original titles such as the critically acclaimed Europa Universalis and Hearts of Iron franchises, as well as the published titles the Penumbra series, Supreme Ruler 2020, Mount&Blade, Elven Legacy and Majesty 2– The Fantasy Kingdom Sim. Read more: http://www.paradoxplaza.com .


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