Staten Island, NY, June 26th, 2007– Matrix Games ( www.matrixgames.com) and AGEOD ( www.ageod.com) are proud to announce the release of American Civil War– The Blue and the Gray! Now gamers can get their hands on this incredibly detailed turn-based strategy hit and experience the realism and beauty of this critically acclaimed game. So far, the eager critics who had a chance to play American Civil War– The Blue and the Gray have met the title with praise and admiration for its thorough yet enjoyable portrayal of one of the most important conflicts in American history.
David Heath, Director of Operations at Matrix Games, said“American Civil War– The Blue and the Gray has the depth and scope that will keep the history buffs happy, but the addicting nature and streamlined gameplay that will entice any strategy fan.”
AGEOD’S American Civil War - The Blue and the Gray is a historical operational strategy game with a simultaneous turn-based engine (WEGO system) that places players at the head of the USA or CSA during the American Civil War. The player will be faced with a large selection of scenarios and campaigns which are played over the largest Civil War map ever, complete with an unequalled level of look and detail. Additionally, American Civil War– The Blue and the Gray includes dozens of different troops, hundreds of events, over 300 historical leaders with unique abilities to make this an enjoyable yet historically accurate Civil War experience for strategy fans and hardcore wargamers alike.
Get more information on American Civil War– The Blue and the Gray from its official Matrix Games webpage.
ABOUT MATRIX GAMES
Matrix Games produces, markets and publishes historical wargames as well as other computer gaming products. Since 2000, Matrix Games has published over three dozen titles and several award-winning games, including War in the Pacific, Highway to the Reich, Gary Grigsby's World At War, Flashpoint Germany, Battles In Normandy, Starshatter and Tin Soldiers: Julius Caesar. Matrix Games is based in Staten Island, New York. For more information, visit the Matrix Games website at www.matrixgames.com.
AGEOD is an established independent French publishing company, founded in 2005 by a few French games industry veterans (including Philippe THIBAUT, designer of historical strategy award-winning games Europa Universalis™, Pax Romana™ , Great Invasions™, Birth of America™ and American Civil War™), based in Meylan, France (in the French Alps). Voted Developer of the Year by players on the Wargamer website in 2006 for our Birth of America game. Several new projects are under preparation for the coming months, and we expect most to be as successful as our last two titles, Birth of America™ and American Civil War™. AGEOD also offers an outlet for small independent studios and producers that are less fortunate in the marketing of their own games. AGEOD's first emphasis is placed on historical strategy games with original and innovative features. For more information, visit the AGEOD website at www.ageod.com.