Excalibur Publishing Ltd. to release sequel to popular WWII RTS on the UK market

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Excalibur Publishing Ltd is set to release‘Theatre of War 2: Africa 1943’, a next generation real time strategy WWII battle on February 26. The battle is set in Tunisia in 1943 after the Second Battle of El Alamein.

The German Afrika Korps have finished counting their losses and reinforced by the Italian Army they are preparing to once again battle the Allied Forces. Lead by the legendary General Erwin Rommel the Axis Forces have a small window of opportunity to seize control and go up against the allied forces to secure the sector.

The player will lead Rommel’s Afrika Korps in the final campaign against Eisenhower and Montgomery. Adding to the realism of the game you must control anti-aircraft vehicles and stationary anti-aircraft mounts

Robert Stallibrass of Excalibur Publishing says:“The developers at 1C and Battlefront have put an incredible amount of effort in creating this sequel and making it as realistic as possible. They have listened closely to comments in the gaming world and used these to create this fantastic RTS that will not only appeal to strategy gamers but also to WW2 enthusiasts.”

The product will retail at£29.99, is available on pre-order at www.excalibur-publishing.com and will officially hit the shelves in all major game retailers on 26 February 2010.

Excalibur Publishing Ltd.

For further information please contact Robert Stallibrass on Tel: 01869 338833.

For more information on our products, please visit our website us at

www.excalibur-publishing.com

Editor’s notes:

About Excalibur Publishing Limited

Based in the United Kingdom, Excalibur is the mainstream PC publishing arm of Contact Sales. It's headed up by Robert Stallibrass who brings over 20 years' experience in computer games sales and marketing to the "round table".

Until now Contact Sales has concerned itself exclusively with publishing flight and train simulator add-ons. Its titles can be found in all of the major UK retail outlets independant retailers, and online.

About 1C Company

1C Company specializes in distribution, publishing and development of business, entertainment and educational software. Founded in 1991, 1C has become the largest publisher and distributor of computer and video 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 series 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 including titles like Space Rangers 1&2, Soldiers: Heroes of World War II, Men of War, Men of War: Red Tide, Perimeter, Fantasy Wars, Elven Legacy, Death to Spies, King’s Bounty: The Legend and King’s Bounty: Armored Princess.

For more information on 1C Company please visit www.1cpublishing.com

Minimum System Requirements

• Operating system: Windows XP or Vista•

• CPU: Pentium IV 3GHz or better•

• RAM: 1GB

• Video card: nVidia GeForce 6600 or ATI Radeon X800 or better•

• Sound card: DirectX 9-compatible•

• A DVD-ROM drive•

• At least 3.5GB of free hard drive space•

• DirectX 9.

Recommended System Requirements

• Operating system: Windows XP or Vista•

• CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo or AMD Athlon64 X2

• RAM: 2GB•

• Video card: nVidia GF 8800 or ATI Radeon HD 3850 or better

• Sound card: SoundBlaster Audigy 2•

• A DVD-ROM drive•

• At least 3.5GB of free hard drive space•

• DirectX 9.0c


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