Haarlem, The Netherlands – 14 September 2011 – Videogame publisher Iceberg Interactive and US based developer Camel 101, are pleased to announce their co-operation on a worldwide publishing deal for the incredible PC/Mac space strategy game “Gemini Wars”. The deal includes all boxed retail rights and a selection of online rights. Gemini Wars is currently still in development and is due to come out during the first quarter of 2012.
A first teaser is available here: http://www.geminiwars.com/index.html
Raymond Snippe, Business Development Director at Iceberg Interactive:
“As fans of strategy games we are more than delighted to bring Gemini Wars to retail and online stores. In the role of an independent game studio, Camel 101 did an excellent job on development so far and we are confident that “Gemini Wars” will set a new benchmark for the space real-time strategy genre in 2012”
Bruno Cesteiro Co-Owner & Producer Camel 101:
“We are very happy to work with an experienced and skilled team like Iceberg Interactive. These guys have an extensive knowledge about the strategy games market, and it’s been really cool to cooperate with them. With Iceberg’s help, Gemini Wars will surely have the success it deserves.”
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.
Join the interstellar conflict in the Gemini Sector in Q1 2012.
- 3 unique factions, with different units and strategies.
- Epic 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 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.
About Iceberg Interactive
Iceberg Interactive ( www.iceberg-interactive.com) is an independent videogame publisher founded by an international group of games industry veterans, who recognize quality games and their audiences. With key offices in the UK, Germany and The Netherlands, Iceberg has both a firm footing in, and a firm eye on, the vibrant European games market. We know where the market is headed and we adapt. We have partners everywhere. Hence why Iceberg is a great destination for PC game developers looking to bring their products to market, bricks and mortar or digital. Iceberg is currently among the market leaders for the following PC game genres: simulators, adventure, strategy and MMO/action games.
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