Armada 2526: Supernova Gets an Update

Matrix Games/Slitherine News Release

For Immediate Release

Press Contact:

Sean Drummy

press@matrixgames.com

Arlington , VT , October 12 th, 2011– Matrix Games ( www.matrixgames.com), Slitherine ( www.slitherine.com), and Ntronium Games ( www.ntronium.com) are proud to release the comprehensive 1.0.4.0 update for their acclaimed 4x space strategy game, Armada 2526: Supernova. The update includes some fantastic new free content like new races and trade ships, in addition to significant enhancements to the AI, many minor improvements, and plenty of bug fixes.

About Armada 2526: Supernova

Armada 2526: Supernova gives you 4X more. More to explore, more to exploit, more to exterminate and expands you’re gaming horizons by letting you challenge your friends via LAN or PBEM play.

There are new star and planet types to discover, and more than 30 special features to make each star system distinctive. You may encounter tachyon storms, psychic plants, primitives or find abandoned alien technology that advances your own research. Two new races, with their own ships and special characteristics, await your discovery.  Befriend them, play as them, or exterminate them as you wish.

Other features include:

  • New star and planet types and more than 30 special features ranging from anti-matter to alien tech that, make each star system distinctive.
  • Covert action system lets spies gather information, and steal technologies, while Special Forces can infiltrate enemy planets and sabotage defenses.
  • New trade system with explicitly represented trade routes. Domestic and foreign trade; embargoes and blockades.
  • 50 new technologies include signal jamming, stealth ships, weapon upgrades and orbital fighter stations.
  • 30 plus new unit models.
  • Supports multi-player via LAN or PBEM.
 

Get the update here. The update is comprehensive and will bring all previous versions of Armada 2526: Supernova to 1.0.4.0. Get more information on Armada 2526: Supernova from its official product page.

ABOUT SLITHERINE LTD. AND MATRIX GAMES LTD.

Slitherine Ltd. and Matrix Games Ltd. are the world’s leading video games producers and publishers of historical and strategy titles. Since 2000, both brands have published literally hundreds of games with many award-winning titles in their portfolio spanning all digital and console platforms. Slitherine is also involved with book publishing, and board gaming and work with a wide array of key licensing partners such as HISTORY™, MILITARY HISTORY™, Horrible Histories™, Showtime, BBC, Osprey, Scholastic, Casemate Publishing and many others to deliver the best blend of historical accuracy in an exciting and entertaining way. The two companies merged in May 2010 and formed the world’s largest organization specializing in this niche but important market sector. Slitherine’s mission over the coming years is to lead the way in innovation and growth in this expanding industry sector.

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