New Assets Surface for Commander: Conquest of the Americas

NEW YORK– February 2, 2010– Today, Paradox Interactive brings forth new assets and footage for Commander: Conquest of the Americas. The upcoming title, which combines the best elements of trading and strategy games, will enable players to take control of a wide variety of European nations in efforts to conquer the New World.

During the Paradox Interactive Convention, Kim Soares, Lead Designer, at Nitro Games sat down to demonstrate the latest action and story behind Commander: Conquest of the Americas.

"The goal of Commander is to create as powerful presence as you can in the New World before the American revolution starts" says Kim Soares.

A teaser trailer shown at the Paradox Interactive Convention can be seen here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vVDBZRYd2-E

The interview with Lead Designer Kim Soares isView the footage here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2C8cA_xs4w8

Commander: Conquest of the Americas is scheduled for a Q3 2010 release.

For more info, stay tuned to www.paradoxplaza.com

Commander: Conquest of the Americas Main Features:

• Choose from 6 different European factions

• Manage your colonies’ resources, production, military, and much more

• Game world spanning the Caribbean to Hudson Bay

• Naval battles with as many as 30 ships in varied environments and 2 different control modes

• Ally yourself with the natives or manipulate them against rival powers

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 Nitro Games

Nitro Games Ltd. is a Finnish game developer that produces high quality video games for worldwide distribution. Since it’s founding in 2007 the company has grown rapidly and become one of the largest game development studios in Finland producing games for both PC and Next-Gen console platforms. The company focuses on creating interesting titles with strong intellectual property values. Company offices are located in Kotka and Helsinki, both in southern Finland. The development team is comprised of skilled professionals who know what it takes to make a game that is fun to play and easy to sell. Read more: www.nitrogames.com


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