Gamescom 2011 – King Arthur II Epic War Trailer Released

Gamescom Cologne – August 16th, 2011 – Dragons and giants, meet knights. Knights, meet death. Paradox Interactive and Neocore Games today released an epic, war-filled trailer for the highly anticipated RTS RPG King Arthur II: The Role-Playing Wargame .

The never-before-seen trailer depicts a battle on a grand scale with hundreds of characters enveloped in fire and arrows, offering players just a glimpse of what to look forward to when they return to Britannia in Q1 2012.

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Critically praised by reviewers and gamers alike, King Arthur: The Role-playing Wargame was seen as one of the biggest surprises to emerge on the gaming scene in 2010, and now the fantasy role-playing RTS returns in a sequel to push the boundaries of the genre even further. The story begins long after young Arthur pulled the enchanted sword out of the stone and united the war-torn land of Britannia. Where legends normally end, King Arthur II begins on its own gruesome tale...


Main Features

King Arthur is now the Maimed King, trying to mend a land torn asunder and heal himself


Striking plotline, heroic battles and expanded morality chart that unlocks new features


Large scale battles, with bigger armies to defeat more powerful foes


Intense boss fights, where the hero’s forces are pitted against unique and terrifying foes


Wide range of camera control options, revised animations and an extensive tutorial


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Role-Playing, RTS, Wargame


Q1 2012


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 firmly established PC franchises such as the critically acclaimed Europa Universalis, Crusader Kings, Victoria and the Hearts of Iron series, as well as now encompassing titles on other platforms such as Lead and Gold: Gangs of the Wild West released in 2010 on PlayStation®Network for the PlayStation®3 and the forthcoming Defenders of Ardania on iPad as well as PC.

2011-2012 will be Paradox Interactive’s most ambitious line-up of titles to date with such anticipated releases as Sword of the Stars II, King Arthur II: The Role-playing Wargame and Crusader Kings II. It is also expanding its presence in the free-to-play arena through Paradox Connect.

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