Haarlem, the Netherlands– 12 January 2010– Leading videogame publisher Iceberg Interactive is proud to see that its adrenaline rush, horror first-person shooter Killing Floor for PC has won several Voodoo Extreme 2009 Readers’ Choice Awards.
Last week, Voodoo Extreme has announced the winners for a total of 15 Reader’s Choice Awards, to several great games that were released in 2009. Killing Floor won the awards of Best PC Shooter of 2009, Best PC Game DLC of 2009 and most importantly, Overall Best PC Game of 2009. We’re very thankful to all that voted in favour of Killing Floor and to Voodoo Extreme for organizing the Awards.
Killing Floor has been created by Tripwire Interactive in 2009 and has a large following with countless online players from all over the world as well as dozens of spectacular custom made maps. The continuous free-of-charge support of the game by the developer keeps the game fresh and keeps renewing fan interest. Get your retail version of this award winning game here: http://www.iceberg-shop.com.
•Co-op survival horror gameplay for up to six players against multiple waves of specimens
•Persistent Perks system, enables players to convert their in-game achievements into permanent improvements to their character's skills and abilities
•Over 60 Steam® Achievements
•Slow-motion“ZEDtime” to better watch those violent creature deaths, even in multiplayer
•Ten different monster types trying to eat your face off, armed with everything from teeth and claws, to chainsaws, chainguns and rocket-launchers
•Over 20 weapons for the players to chose from, ranging from knives and fire-axes up to pump shotguns, rifles and a flamethrower. Add in a welder, medical tools and body armor to help the players survive
•Open, non-linear play areas enable the player to choose where to fight the hordes
•Players choose one of 7 Perks to play with, so they can best balance out a co-op team to survive the horrors
•9 official maps included and more than 100 custom maps created to date!
•Fully-configurable, allowing players to change things as simple as the difficulty level or number of creature waves, or go so far as to set up their own favorite waves of monsters
•Solo game mode for offline play
•Support for Steam Friends and other Steamworks™ features
•Includes SDK for the creation of new levels and mods
About Tripwire Interactive
Based in Roswell, Georgia, Tripwire Interactive is an entertainment software developer and publisher founded in 2005 by the award winning mod team and winners of the“$1,000,000 Make Something Unreal” competition. Released in early 2006, Tripwire Interactive’s debut retail title Red Orchestra: Ostfront 41-45 has achieved both critical and commercial success garnering several awards including“Multiplayer Game of the Year” and“FPS of the Year” for 2006. With Red Orchestra ranking as one of the most played PC Multiplayer games in the world and 400,000 units sold on PC, Tripwire Interactive have proven that with hard work, determination, and great distribution partners, independent game developers can still make a big splash in the games industry. Killing Floor, Tripwire’s second title, jumped straight to the top of the Steam best-seller list and instantly became one of the top-ten most played FPS games in the world. Following on from the success of self-publishing Killing Floor, Tripwire are now publishing third-party titles in stores in North America, starting with the award-winning Zeno Clash. For more information visit Tripwire Interactive’s website at www.tripwireinteractive.com
About Iceberg Interactive
Iceberg Interactive is a fast expanding videogame publisher set to make a splash in the interactive entertainment industry. Staffed with industry veterans and with offices in key locations around the world, Iceberg Interactive is a new alternative for developers looking to bring their products to a worldwide audience. Iceberg Interactive’s portfolio of products includes titles for both the PC and console platforms, with a special focus on the casual gamer and specialty niche products. This is reflected in our line-up which includes simulators, tycoon, adventure and action games.
When it comes to games… don’t just play… play it cool.
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