Haarlem, The Netherlands – 08 June 2012 – Today, the space strategy game Gemini Wars for PC and Mac will be officially released on several digital download portals. In addition, a boxed version of the game is available now in retail stores in various European English speaking territories. The boxed version includes a Gemini Wars comic book, giving players an exclusive look into the Gemini Wars universe.
To celebrate its launch, Iceberg Interactive and developer Camel101 are releasing a brand new Gemini Wars launch trailer, combining gameplay videos with cinematics. The launch trailer can be streamed at Iceberg’s Youtube Channel ( http://www.youtube.com/user/iceberginteractive).
A German localized version will become available in July 2012.
What the press is saying:
“…this interesting little title draws on inspiration from Sins of a Solar Empire, Homeworld, and even Red Alert.” - Strategy Informer
“…they may just have a gem in their hands that might one day be named in one breath with classics like Imperium Galactica, Sins of a Solar Empire and Homeworld.”- Destructoid.com
“…it is definitely a very promising space game to look for this year.” - SpaceSector.com
About Gemini Wars
Decades have passed since war erupted between the United Space Federation and the Alliance of Free Worlds. A bloody conflict that seemed to have reached a stalemate is now about to change, when a third faction suddenly appears. Take control of a fleet commander returned from exile, rise through the ranks of the United Space Federation forces and join an epic war across the stars.
Start with a small group of frigates, and climb your way to controlling battleships, carriers and planetary bases, in huge space battles and boarding actions. Build space stations and orbital facilities to fortify your position, build your fleet, extract minerals and research upgrades. Execute boarding actions using marine special forces, and bombard your enemies with orbital long range cannons.
• 3 unique factions, with different units and strategies.
• Epic 16-mission based single player campaign.
• Ability to control fleets of starships, space stations and planets.
• Research tree leading to powerful units and upgrades.
• Cinematic battle camera.
• Multiplayer action providing endless re-playability.
• Unique gameplay providing a refreshing twist to the RTS genre.
About Iceberg Interactive
Iceberg Interactive is an independent videogame publisher founded in 2009 by an international group of games industry veterans. Iceberg operates in the vibrant European games market through retail publishing and worldwide via direct relationships with dozens of digital download portals. With a distinct focus on the genres of simulations, adventure, strategy and MMO/action games, Iceberg has successfully released digital hits in European retail, such as Killing Floor, Wings of Prey & APB Reloaded – but is also known to back indie developers in getting their games into both the retail and digital space. Read more about the company and its games at http://www.iceberg-interactive.com.
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About Camel 101
Camel 101 is an independent and self funded game development studio, focused on creating fun and entertaining games. We have a solid background in engine and game development – our team comes from Camel Entertainment, where we gained experience making games for PC and consoles. Our titles are available in most casual game portals, from PC to MAC, and are available in several languages: English, German, French, Spanish, Russian, Italian and Polish. We aim to reach everyone with our games, and we’re interested in making games for every possible platform.