Great Battles Medieval coming to iPad!

Epsom, 06th May, 2013 – Slitherine ( www.slitherine.com) and Wardrum Studios ( www.wardrumstudios.com) are proud to announce the upcoming release of the iPad version of one of their historical hits, Great Battles Medieval!

Great Battles Medieval is a blend of RPG and deep Real-Time Strategy that allows you to lead the English army during the Hundred Years War.  With more than 20 different units, an almost infinite number of equipment combinations and the most detailed and realistic medieval combat model ever created  this game will excite veterans and newcomers. IAP’s allow you to lead the French, purchases additional mercenary units and boost your gold reserves.

The game was originally designed to be played with either mouse or game pads, and this has made the cross over to touch screens much more seamless than for some strategy titles. This is a must have for every iWargamers everywhere!

Following the lead of Battle Academy, Legion and Conquest!, Great Battles Medieval is another step for Slitherine in its aim to bring its Classics to new audiences.

For more information on Great Battles Medieval   for iPad, visit the official product page .

About Great Battles Medieval

‘These are my battlefields. And I will fight for my men, for my king and for my country’

This is the Hundred Years War. Each man must stand tall. Each man’s mettle will be tested. But amongst all men there are leaders, there are those who will not be cowed. Can you be that leader? In this epic strategy RPG you will lead your army through the greatest of medieval wars and make history live again.

HISTORY™ Great Battles Medieval is a unique blend of Real-Time Strategy and Role-playing that allows you to develop your army; gaining experience, abilities and equipment to customise your troops. Success can never be guaranteed but to give you the best chance you must engage in careful preparation and be sure to equip your squads to meet every eventuality. In addition, an exciting Battle Card system will give you unique advantages which can turn the tide of battle if used at the right time!

In HISTORY™ Great Battles Medieval you take command as a general in control of English or French forces during the Hundred Years War. As the English you will fight under the Black Prince, Henry V and other heroic characters from history, and as the French you fight for the famous Joan of Arc and the King.

Slitherine is part of the Slitherine Group

About the Slitherine Group

The Slitherine Group is the world’s leading producer and publisher of digital wargames and strategy games. Under the Slitherine ( www.slitherine.com), Matrix Games ( www.matrixgames.com) and Ageod ( www.ageod.com) brands it has published literally hundreds of games, with many award-winning titles in its portfolio and spanning all digital platforms, from home consoles to modern Smartphone’s and Tablets. Slitherine is also involved with book publishing, board gaming and works with a wide array of key licensing partners, such as HISTORY®, MILITARY HISTORY®, Horrible Histories™, Showtime, BBC, Osprey, Scholastic, Buzz Aldrin Enterprises and many others to deliver the best blend of historical accuracy in an exciting and entertaining way. Together the Group companies form the world’s largest organization specializing in this important and vibrant niche. The Slitherine Group’s mission over the coming years is to lead the way in innovation and growth in an ever expanding segment of the entertainment industry.

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