Merge Games are pleased to announce Storm: Frontline Nation is available online and in stores today

Release date: 1st July 2011

Publisher: Merge Games

Developer: Collosai Studios

Distributor: Just A Game GMBH

Platforms: PC

Genre: Turn-Based Strategy

Rating: N/A

Suggested retail Price: 24.95 Sterling

Website: http://www.stormfrontlinenation.com

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Story

2001

Planes crashing into World Trade Centers sends a shock of terror throughout the world. Al Qaida is blamed, and Afghanistan is attacked.

2003

Disguised as a war on terror, Iraq is attacked by a coalition of countries led by USA. A quick victory first seems to bring stability to the region. Soon insurgents start to show their presence and a wave of terrorist attacks sweep over the country.

2004

In the middle of rush hour on a June morning, nerve gas is spread throughout the subways of Paris, killing thousands of citizens. Syria and Iran are blamed. Within weeks, the French war-machine reaches the shores of Middle East. Despite superior equipment, France suffers many casualties. In the European

parliament, heated discussions go on regarding the dangers of a disturbed flow of oil to the European industry

2005

After months of fighting, French forces surround Damascus, the last stronghold of Syria. The oil supply is severely disrupted, constantly disturbed by insurgents. Casualties have been very high and all over the world protests against the wars are growing increasingly strong.

2006

The wars in Middle East are escalating, and neither USA nor France seem to be able to take control of the situation. Iran is pointed out as the master villain behind the insurgents, providing them with weapons and knowledge.

2007

In November a nuclear bomb detonates on a ship outside San Francisco. Over 50.000 citizens are killed instantly. Iranian influence is blamed, and the payback is overwhelming. Missiles rain down over Iranian cities, several of them loaded with nuclear kernels. Despite firm protests from China, ground units from USA, UK and France enter Iranian territory.

2008

Coalition forces seize western parts of Iran, but the ground fights are extremely bloody and the allied body count quickly passes tens of thousands. The European Union summits turn into shouting matches, leading to Italy and Portugal leaving the union. Soon, more countries follow their lead, and in late 2008 the union is declared a failure.

2009

With German industry and society using up the last remaining oil, German troops are sent to the Middle East to secure Iranian oil wells as a last resort. Soon after passing the Iranian border they discover Chinese troops with absolutely no intention of falling back. With the immediate threat of World War III facing them, the coalition troops finally stands to a halt.

2010

As the new decade commences, Western economies balance on the brink of irreversible collapse. Only by securing new oil can the future of the nations be salvaged.

Game modes

STORM - Frontline Nation includes two different game modes: Campaign and Skirmish

Campaign

Two strategic campaigns are available; one where you can choose to play as one of Germany, France, Russia, United Kingdom or United States in a story driven experience, and one where you can play as one out of 45 countries.

Skirmish

In this game mode a single combat is played. Several parameters for the combat can be customized, including money, light-cycle, weather and technology level.

Features

• 45 nations, more than 500 regions and more than 100 cities offer an unbelievable scope for the game

• Modern warfare on water, land and in the air, in a classic hexifield style

• Depending on the situation new challenges arise and units can be supplied individually with weapons and commands

• Spies and special forces can infiltrate enemy lines in secret-ops carrying out sabotage and decoy activities

Research, development and deployment of powerful weapon systems

USP’s

• Perfect genre mix with strategic maps displaying resources and units, tactical warfare and turn-based combat

• Comprehensive diplomacy system includes Multinational groupings, alliances and specific accords

• Dynamic battlefields including an influential weather system, as well as, day and night changes

• Customisable maps, start-out conditions and resource defaults generate enormous re-playability

For any more information please contact me on the details below:

Nick Alfieri

UK and Ireland Sales and Marketing Manager

07817 244 991

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