Madrid, July 27 2007- Virgin PLAY is proud to present Crusaders: Thy Kingdom Come, a RTS that tells the store of the Knights of the First Crusades available for PC this November.
In 1095 Pope Urban II rallied for assistance to liberate Jerusalem from the Muslims. His battle cry was what unleashed the military campaign that would change the history of the Holy Land forever. The Princes´ Crusade began in 1096 with devout followers from all over Europe lead by the nobles and their knights. Their quest: conquor the Holy Land.
Crusaders: Kingdom Come is a chronicle of the trials and tribulations of the first crusaders and recreates its most important battles. From Constantinople to Jerusalem, you will become a part of the First Crusades in this historical recreation.
The game is being developed by Neocore and will be available for PC in November 2007.
For more information:
Virgin Play Press Department
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About Virgin PLAY:
Virgin Interactive España opened its doors in 1995 by the hand of Mariele Isidoro and Francisco Encinas as a subsidiary of the Virgin Interactive, owned by VIACOM. In May of 2002 Tim Chaney and Francisco Encinas lead a management buyout and renamed the company Virgin PLAY becoming the exclusive distributor in the Spanish and Portuguese markets for companies such as: Midway, Ignition (SNK), Koch Media and Koei just to name a few.
During this period, Virgin PLAY has become a leader in the videogame sector being responsible for launching franchises such as: Resident Evil, Command and Conquer, Driver and Baldur’s Gate and is also the first 100% Spanish publisher for consoles.
Virgin´s first publishing projects were Torrente 3, Dead&Furious and Final Armada. The company will add on to their catalogue with titles such as Donkey Xote, Snow x Racing, The Crusades and Real Madrid, which will be published under Virgins new brand: V2Play.
Virgin sells and distributes its products worldwide using local distributors as well as their own offices in Spain and Portugal. For more information: www.virginplay.es