East India Company Prepares for Voyage

NEW YORK– July 21, 2009– Leading PC publisher Paradox Interactive is pleased to announce today that development on its upcoming naval strategy title, East India Company, has reached completion. Developed by Finland based Nitro Games Ltd., the PC title will offer players the opportunity to build the world’s largest trading empire and engage in fierce and spectacular naval battles.

Featuring a wide array of options in both single player and multiplayer modes, East India Company gives complete control to strategy fans as they attempt to create the most powerful naval trading empire to sail the seas. In territories ranging from Eastern Europe to the Far East seas, players will fight, manage and rule nations in real-time tactical combat while surrounded in breathtaking, cinematic backdrops.

East India Company will be available for purchase in the US and via digital distribution channels on July 31st and the rest of Europe on August 14th. For more information about East India Company, please visit the official website at http://www.eic-game.com.

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About Nitro Games

Nitro Games Ltd. is a Finnish game developer that produces high quality video games for worldwide distribution. Since it’s founding in 2007 the company has grown rapidly and become one of the largest game development studios in Finland producing games for both PC and Next-Gen console platforms.

The company focuses on creating interesting titles with strong intellectual property values. Company offices are located in Kotka and Helsinki, both in southern Finland. The development team is comprised of skilled professionals who know what it takes to make a game that is fun to play and easy to sell.

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About Paradox Interactive

Since 1999, Paradox Interactive has been a leading developer and publisher of PC-based strategy games. World-renowned for its strategy stable, the company holds a particularly strong presence in the United States and Europe. Its steadily-growing portfolio includes original titles such as the critically acclaimed Europa Universalis and Hearts of Iron franchises, as well as the best published titles like the Penumbra series, Supreme Ruler 2020, Elven Legacy, Mount&Blade and the greatly-anticipated Majesty 2– The Fantasy Kingdom Sim.

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