Storyline revealed - Galactic Assault: Prisoner of Power

New York, USA (July 5, 2007)– Paradox Interactive revealed today the story line behind their upcoming Sci-Fi strategy game Galactic Assault: Prisoner of Power.

Maxim Kammerer (Max) is a daring young man who enlists in his country's space exploration program. During a mission, his ship is shot down over Saraksh, a remote planet that is slowly recovering from a savage nuclear conflict…

Upon recovering from the crash landing, Max finds himself in the Land of Unknown Fathers, a country ruled by a network of mind control transmissions. Max manages to destroy the center of the mind control network, which leads to several implications for the nation's inhabitants.

Intent on destroying the entire race of the Land of the Fathers through warfare are three fierce and unrelenting enemies: The Khonties, Barbarians and the Insular Empire.Each race possesses and can easily develop distinguishable technologies. Heavy armor, transport and aviation units unique to each race will all be represented on the battlefield. Combat will take place among 3D vivid extraterrestrial landscapes, with day and night changes affecting gameplay alongside dynamic weather conditions. A thick haze of exhaust will hang heavy over steel battle machines; the ground will becomes scorched and scarred by the trademarks of tanks and other heavy vehicles; artillery fire scratches, burns and breaches heavily armored units.

Galactic Assault– Prisoner of Power is scheduled for a worldwide release during Q3 and will retail for $39.99/€39.99.

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About Paradox Interactive

Paradox Interactive has been a leading publisher and developer of strategy games for the PC platform since 1999. Well-known worldwide for their strategy titles, the company has a particularly strong presence in Europe and the US. The steadily growing publishing portfolio includes in-house developed titles such as critically acclaimed franchises Europa Universalis and Hearts of Iron; as well as third party titles that include Rush for Berlin in North America, Galactic Civilizations II in Europe and upcoming worldwide release of Combat Mission: Shock Force.

The experienced development team has just released Europa Universalis III, which has won numerous awards worldwide. Visit www.paradoxplaza.com for more information.


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