‘THE WITCHER 2 : ASSASSINS OF KINGS’ GOES GOLD

WARSAW, POLAND – 29 th March 2012 - NAMCO BANDAI Partners S.A.S. and CD Projekt RED studio are proud to announce that THE WITCHER 2: ASSASSINS OF KINGS ENHANCED EDITION has gone gold on the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft.  The Enhanced Edition is now available for pre-order and scheduled to arrive at retail stores on April 17, 2012. The Dark Edition has been sold out in Europe earlier in March.

“We are very pleased that The Witcher 2: Assassins Of Kings Enhanced Edition for Xbox 360 is in our spring portfolio,” said Olivier Comte, Senior Vice President, NAMCO BANDAI Partners S.A.S. “The game is truly a masterpiece and we are excited to bring the complex and non-linear story of Geralt of Rivia to console players”.

The Witcher 2: Assassins Of Kings Enhanced Edition for Xbox 360 is an adaptation of the hit RPG fantasy game on PC.  The game offers more than 40 hours of non-linear gameplay, set in a beautiful dark fantasy setting.  At its core, the game gives players complete freedom to develop the game’s storyline through a series of choices.

The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition features never-before-seen content ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e5D2xFwzWx8&list=UUETrNUjuH4EoRdZNFx9EI-A&index=18&feature=plcp), making it the richest version of The Witcher 2.  The Enhanced Edition will include a world map, a soundtrack audio CD and a quest handbook.  

The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition can be pre-ordered at buy.thewitcher.com

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About CD Projekt RED SA

Developer of the blockbuster Witcher RPG franchise on PC, CD Projekt RED was founded in 2002 and is a game developer based in Warsaw, Poland. Their previously-released PC titles The Witcher and The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings, have garnered commercial success and won substantial critical acclaim. While primarily a PC developer, CD Projekt RED has announced that they are adapting The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings for the Xbox 360 - the game will be released on the 17th of April 2012. CD Projekt RED is part of the CD Projekt RED group, also consisting of CD Projekt sp. z o.o. (game publisher) and GOG.com Ltd. (a DRM-free digital games distribution platform). The company is listed on the Warsaw Stock Exchange under the symbol CDR.

About NAMCO BANDAI Partners S.A.S.

NAMCO BANDAI Partners S.A.S., a wholly owned subsidiary of NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe S.A.S., is a leading distribution, marketing and sales company of interactive content for all major video game consoles, iOS, mobile and online. Operating in 50 countries across Europe, the Middle East, Africa, South America, Australasia, and south east Asia (Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan, South Korea), the company distributes and markets products from NAMCO BANDAI Games, D3Publisher and other major video game publishers on an international and regional basis. 

More information about the company and its products can be found at www.namcobandaigames.eu or  www.facebook.com/namcobandaigames.europe.

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