Create the ultimate map and have virtual riches bestowed upon you!

NEW YORK– April 21st 2010– Paradox Interactive has today released a number of map editor demonstration trailers as well as announcing details of an exciting new competition for Majesty 2: Kingmaker enabling fans to create their own playable map and be in with a chance of winning a fantastic prize!

Using the Majesty 2 map editor included in the latest patch, players are being invited to send in their best and most inventive creations up until the closing date of May 17th. All entries received will then be judged by Paradox Interactive, with the winner not only receiving eternal bragging rights, but also a bundle of Paradox Interactive games and 100,000 Blue Coins, the virtual currency of digital download store GamersGate. The winning map will then be made available in the Majesty 2 item store for other fans to download and play.

To enter the Majesty 2: Kingmaker map making competition just follow these simple steps;

1: Use the map editor to create a single player scenario

2: Visit the official contest forum page for submission details: http://forum.paradoxplaza.com/forum/showthread.php?t=472395

For a glimpse of the potential of the map editor visit: www.youtube.com/paradoxplaza#p/c/649EA7318F0BCE48

For more info, visit the Majesty 2 fan page on Facebook and www.paradoxplaza.com

About Paradox Interactive

Since 1999, Paradox Interactive has been a leading global developer and publisher of PC-based strategy games. World-renowned for its strategy catalog, the company holds a particularly strong presence in the United States and Europe. Its steadily-growing portfolio includes originally developed titles such as the critically acclaimed Europa Universalis and the Hearts of Iron franchises, as well as publishing titles such as the Elven Legacy series, Mount&Blade and Majesty 2. Paradox stands poised to make an explosive entry onto consoles during 2010 with the release of Lead and Gold: Gangs of the Wild West. For more information, please visit www.paradoxplaza.com and follow @pdxinteractive on twitter.

AboutIno-Co

Ino-Co is a Krasnodar-based studio, founded in 2004 by a group of highly-experienced game developers from various teams, brought together by the paramount objective to create excellent games focused on the genre that they all know and love. The studio's previous development project is Fantasy Wars, published worldwide by Atari. 1C:InoCo is a subsidiary of 1C Company.

About 1C Company

1C Company specializes in distribution, publishing and development of mass market software. Founded in 1991, 1C has become the leading publisher and distributor of computer games in Eastern and Central Europe. 1C Company is widely acknowledged as a game developer and has several internal studios. Internal developments of 1C include IL-2 Sturmovik, IL-2 Sturmovik: Forgotten Battles, Aces Expansion Pack, Pacific Fighters and Theatre of War. 1C Company works as a publisher and producer with over 30 independent development studios and has produced over 100 projects for PC and consoles.


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