NEW YORK– September 10, 2010– Paradox Interactive and Neocore Games today confirmed an October 8, 2010 release date for Lionheart: Kings’ Crusade. This real time strategy game will pit players between the years of 1189-1192, calling upon warriors to enter the heart of the battle in one of the most vicious wars of all time. Players will take on this challenge as either Richard the Lionheart, a man determined to take back the holy land, or as Saladin, a ruler who must prepare for an inevitable invasion.
Lionheart: Kings’ Crusade invites players to rewrite history through controlling and upgrading leaders and their armies, guiding various historical factions through political events, collecting relics, and unlocking new content in a feature-rich campaign set to take on the strategy genre by force.
Lionheart: Kings' Crusade will be available on all leading digital distribution platforms and in retail stores. For more information about the game, join us on Facebook, visit www.lionheartthegame.com or www.paradoxplaza.com and follow @PDXInteractive and @Lionheartgame
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 made 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 Neocore Games
Founded in 2008, Neocore Games aims to develop high quality products. Developers of Crusaders: Thy Kingdom Come and King Arthur: The Role-PlayingWargame, Neocore Games utilizes its Coretech 3D engine to offer stable and strong technology to deliver the best in-game graphics of the industry. For more on Neocore Games, visit http://www.neocoregames.com/index.php?action=1.