Lead and Gold trailer released as Pre-order&Beta gets rolling

STOCKHOLM– March 22, 2010– Paradox Interactive today released the brand new trailer to celebrate the recent start of the pre-order and beta for Lead and Gold: Gangs of the Wild West.

PC players with itchy trigger fingers will be pleased to know that pre-ordering the game gives immediate access to the beta, which runs up to the release of the game. The fast-paced gun-slinging action of the Old West will be available April 8th via Steam.

The Pre-order is available now at a 10% discount for those who want to jump right into the action here: http://store.steampowered.com/app/42100

The“Trapper" trailer highlights one of the four unique professions in the game and is available for viewing here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PE9ezMFho3o

Developed by Fatshark, Lead and Gold: Gangs of the Wild West captures the spirit of the Wild West with team-based combat and a colorful cast of characters just itching to pull their triggers. Incorporating the unique Synergy system, designed to encourage co-operation and promote team tactics in order to achieve maximum gameplay experiences and rewards, Lead and Gold: Gangs of the Wild West is primed to provide a heart-pounding adventure that reinvents the drama of the Wild West.

For more information, please join the Lead&Gold Facebook fan page, visit www.leadandgold.com, www.fatshark.se or follow the game on Twitter @leadandgold

Lead and Gold: Gangs of the Wild West Features

    <*>Four distinct playable characters with a multitude of strengths and weaknesses <*>A diverse level-up system letting you adapt your character to each game round as it unfold <*>A multitude of different game modes and settings, all with a distinct feeling of the Old West <*>Lead and Gold: Gangs of the Wild West will reward players that play as a team through the incorporation of the Synergy system. <*>Game modes and mechanics are designed to be easy-to-understand with a minimum of prerequisites

About Paradox Interactive

Since 1999, Paradox Interactive has been a leading global developer and publisher of PC-based strategy games. World-renowned for its strategy catalog, the company holds a particularly strong presence in the United States and Europe. Its steadily-growing portfolio includes originally developed titles such as the critically acclaimed Europa Universalis and the Hearts of Iron franchises, as well as publishing titles such as the Elven Legacy series, Mount&Blade and Majesty 2. Paradox stands poised to make an explosive entry onto consoles during 2010 with the release of Lead and Gold: Gangs of the Wild West. For more information, please visit www.paradoxplaza.com and follow @pdxinteractive on twitter.

About Fatshark

Fatshark is a Swedish game development studio located in Stockholm. Comprised of experienced and skilled developers, the team members have been involved in the Swedish game development industry from its humble beginnings to its current elevated position. In addition to their previous experience, the Fatshark team has continued to evolve being involved as subcontractors in a number of AAA titles for consoles as well as for PC. Follow Fatshark at twitter, www.twitter.com/fatsharkgames or visit us at www.fatshark.se

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If you are interested in taking part in the beta, receive review copies of Lead and Gold: Gangs of the Wild West or if you have any questions or are interested in our games, please contact: pr@paradoxplaza.com


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