Slitherine/Matrix Games News Release
For Immediate Release
Epsom , UK , October 4 th, 2011 – Slitherine ( www.slitherine.com), Matrix Games ( www.matrixgames.com) and Hexwar ( www.hexwar.com) are excited to announce a call for beta testers to polish their anticipated army pack for the award-winning ancient strategy game series, Field of Glory! The new army pack, entitled Field of Glory – Decline and Fall, covers the armies of the Byzantine Empire, the Islamic states and their other enemies, from 493 AD until the mid 11 th century with tons of new units and plenty of new battles.
To sign up for the beta head to Slitherine’s beta signup page and submit your application!
About Field of Glory – Decline and Fall
Based on Slitherine’s popular tabletop wargaming system by the same name, Field of Glory now comes to the PC in a faithful adaptation of this acclaimed miniatures wargame! Without the calculations and measurements required for a tabletop game of Field of Glory, the PC version accurately represents ancient and medieval combat where you make the important and fun decisions on the battlefield.
The Field of Glory now moves to the Middle East with Field of Glory – Decline and Fall! Based on the armies of the Byzantine Empire, the Islamic states and their other enemies, from 493 AD until the mid 11th century, Decline and Fall is the seventh army pack in this award winning ancient strategy series. Decline and Fall boasts 200 new battle group graphics and supporting info for the D.A.G. lists, over twelve new historical battles, and more!
Please note: Field of Glory – Decline and Fall REQUIRES ownership of the original full Field of Glory game.
Get more information on Field of Glory – Decline and Fall 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.