London, ENGLAND - 9th August 2012: Nordic Games today announced that they have signed a publishing deal with the state-of-the-art developer Remedy Entertainment to release a PC boxed edition of their top down racing game, Death Rally, developed in co-operation with Cornfox and Bros and Mountain Sheep, available in stores from the 10 th August.
“Remedy has a strong development team and with this title they've teamed up with other fantastic development teams, Cornfox and Bros and Mountain Sheep to bring Death Rally back to PC. We’re tremendously excited to be working alongside Remedy and their partners” says Klemens Kreuzer, General Manager of Nordic Games GmbH. “We are committed to delivering fun and exciting titles and Death Rally has certainly proved itself as being exactly that.”
“This new deal with Nordic Games will bolster the presence of Death Rally as a PC game significantly. It’s great to see the very first game that we developed now becoming bigger and better,” says Oskari Häkkinen, Head of Franchise Development at Remedy Entertainment. “Our working relationship with Nordic Games is going from strength to strength and they have proved that they can make a great success of our games IP”
Players intensely race their cars to the finish line whilst gathering money and upgrading their cars and weapons. No trick is too dirty to win in this vicious racing game, just leave a blazing trail of spent brass behind you.
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About Nordic Games GmbH
Nordic Games GmbH is a wholly owned publishing subsidiary of Nordic Games Holding AB. Founded in 2011,the Vienna/Austria based company Nordic Games GmbH puts great emphasis on its extensive game catalogue. The core portfolio comprises products and brands which have recently been acquired from JoWooD Entertainment AG andDreamCatcher Interactive Inc., and further IPs and trademarks will follow.
The company will pursue the long-term goal of delivering quality products that live up to expectations of gamers worldwide. For more information, please visit www.nordicgames.at.
About Remedy Entertainment Ltd.
Remedy Entertainment Ltd. is a privately held developer of state-of-the-art action games, game franchises and cutting edge 3D game technology. Remedy is based in Espoo, Finland. Their highly acclaimed games include Death Rally (PC, 1996), Max Payne (PC/Xbox/PS2, 2001) and Max Payne 2: The Fall of Max Payne (PC/Xbox/PS2, 2003) Remedy’s latest creation, Alan Wake, is a Psychological Action Thriller for Xbox 360 & PC. For more information, please visit www.remedygames.com and www.alanwake.com