Kalypso Media to Distribute New Stardock Titles

Bracknell, UK – 6th March 2013 – Kalypso Media is pleased to announce their continued EMEA distribution deal* with US publisher Stardock Entertainment. Kalypso will be publishing the boxed retail versions of the highly acclaimed Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion, and fantasy strategy title Fallen Enchantress: Legendary Heroes, across their European distribution partners. The titles will be available for Windows PC in Q2 ( Sins: Rebellion) and Q3 ( FE: Legendary Heroes).

‘We are delighted to continue our long-standing distribution partnership with Stardock and to bring the latest instalments of their hugely popular titles to their fans outside of the US.’ commented Simon Hellwig, Global Managing Director, Kalypso Media. ‘Launching the retail versions of Sins: Rebellion and FE: Legendary Heroes in our territories will further increase Kalypso’s reputation as a publisher of top quality strategy games.’

‘We’re happy to be working with Kalypso Media once more to bring localized versions of our games to outside retail channels,’ stated Brian Clair, Director of Publishing for Stardock Entertainment.

Sins: Rebellion is the next instalment of the hugely popular and award winning RT4X title Sins of a Solar Empire. The standalone expansion contains all of the content from the prior Sins’ titles and will further grow the Sins universe with a wealth of new features including a new story thread, new ship classes, new faction technologies, six massive Titans as well as updated graphics and effects, AI enhancements and multiplayer optimisations. Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion will be available in Q2 2013.

FE: Legendary Heroes is the next chapter of the popular fantasy strategy title Fallen Enchantress and adds new monsters, new champions, larger maps, new tactical battle maps and re-imagines the role of heroes in the world of Elemental. Fallen Enchantress: Legendary Heroes will be available in Q3 2013.

For more information on Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion and Fallen Enchantress: Legendary Heroes and information on Kalypso Media please visit www.kalypsomedia.com

  • Note to editors.

EMEA distribution for Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion includes Europe, Russia, Middle East and Asia. Fallen Enchantress: Legendary Heroes will include exclusive distribution rights for Australia, New Zealand and Japan as well.

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About The Kalypso Media Group

Founded in 2006 in Germany by industry veterans Simon Hellwig and Stefan Marcinek, Kalypso Media is a global, independent developer, marketer and publisher of interactive entertainment software with 120 employees world-wide.

Along with Headquarters in Worms, Germany, the company has offices in the United Kingdom and the United States. Kalypso Media also enjoys very strong global digital distribution through its Kalypso Media Digital Ltd. Office and owns three development studios – Realmforge Studios GmbH, Gaming Minds Studios GmbH and Noumena Studios GmbH – and works with multiple leading independent developers.

Kalypso Media‘s titles include the critically acclaimed Omerta – City of Gangsters, Port Royale 3, Tropico 4, Sins of a Solar Empire, and Dungeons. Upcoming multi-platform titles include DARK and The Dark Eye – Demonicon. Further information about Kalypso Media is available at http://www.kalypsomedia.com.

About Stardock

Stardock is one of the world’s leading developers and publisher of PC games and desktop software. Its PC games include Sins of a Solar Empire and the critically acclaimed Galactic Civilizations series.

Sins of a Solar Empire is a registered trademark of Ironclad Games Corporation. Elemental: Fallen Enchantress and Fallen Enchantress: Legendary Heroes are trademarks of Stardock Entertainment. All rights reserved.

 


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