Colorado Springs , CO , May 16 th, 2011– Slitherine ( www.slitherine.com), Matrix Games ( www.matrixgames.com), and War Drum Studios ( www.wardrumstudios.com) are proud to release an update for HISTORY™ Great Battles Medieval for the Android™ operating system (all TEGRA 2 compatible devices)!
The update includes several improvements and fixes all stemming from the requests of the community. You spoke, we listened! Here’s a brief rundown of what’s in the update:
- <*>It adds an on screen back button. Some models were having issues with the hardware back button. This is an option you can turn on from Options->Game Options.*> <*>It adds a high resolution mode. This will run the game at the native resolution of your tablet. This version will be a bit slower but lets you see the battle in all its glory if you prefer. It defaults off but you can turn it on from Options->Game Options*> <*>It fixes a number of license issues some users were reporting.*> <*>It improves loading times for movies especially on the Xoom.*> <*>And more!*>
About HISTORY™ Great Battles Medieval
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 customize 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!
HISTORY™ Great Battles Medieval is optimized for NVIDIA® TegraT-based Android™ devices and is available on Android™ Market now. Get more information on HISTORY™ Great Battles Medieval from its official product page.
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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.
ABOUT WAR DRUM STUDIOS
War Drum Studios is a video game developer and technology studio based in Gainesville, FL with a focus on emerging platforms and game engine technology. With a diverse array of titles for PlayStation® 3, Xbox 360®, PlayStation® 2, PC, iOS, and Android™ on or coming to the market, War Drum has shown its ability to bring top notch quality to any IP, platform, or original concept. War Drum has worked with many great companies throughout the industry, and takes pride in its ability to consistently execute and deliver amazing end user experiences. For more information, visit www.wardrumstudios.com