Game Information:

Title: Men of War

Release date: Out now

Developer: Best Way

Publisher: 1C Company

Platform: PC

Genre: Strategy / Third-Person Action / Tactics

MOSCOW, Russia— May 11, 2010 - 1C Company and Best Way announce a special offer dedicated to 65th anniversary of the Victory Day. Starting from May 11 through May 23, 2010 inclusive anyone can download Men of War game client free-of-charge, receive a temporary access key and take part in online battles in all multiplayer modes available.

The Men of War free multiplayer client is available from (1.9 Gb). The temporary access key can be received using the following mail form

Key features

• Direct control system. Take over the control of every single soldier, or drive tanks and other vehicles, set up ambushes with antitank guns and blow your enemies up with precise and deadly aimed shots at their weak spots. "Direct control" feature transforms the game from strategy into a third person tactical shooter.

• Unique damage system: armor penetration physics calculate the impact angle of every single projectile in accordance to the historic armor value of each vehicle.

• Ability to capture any enemy or allied equipment, which can be repaired, provided with fuel and ammunitions.

• Firing from cover and buildings highly increase the chances of the unit to survive. You can build barrage and defenses made of bags, hedgehogs and barbed wire. The folds of the landscape, vegetation and craters from explosions can also be a reliable shelter for player’s units.

• Sea of emotions with dynamic game, special effects and realistic sounds.

About 1C Company

1C Company specializes in distribution, publishing and development of business, entertainment and educational software. Founded in 1991, 1C has become the largest publisher and distributor of computer and video games in Eastern and Central Europe. 1C Company is widely acknowledged as a game developer and has several internal studios. Internal developments of 1C include IL-2 Sturmovik series and Theatre of War. 1C Company works as a publisher and producer with over 30 independent development studios and has produced over 100 projects for PC and consoles including titles like Hard Truck 2/King of the Road, Space Rangers, Soldiers: Heroes of World War II, Faces of War, Men of War series, Perimeter, Fantasy Wars, Death to Spies, King’s Bounty: The Legend and King’s Bounty: Armored Princess.

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For further information, please contact:

1C Company:

Felix Yakovlev

+7 (495) 688 8929

Anna Sheglova

+7 (495) 688 8929

Darryl Still

07714 999442


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