For Immediate Release
Epsom, UK, April 20, 2012 – Slitherine and Matrix Games will be hosting their annual press event in Stresa, Italy next week. To celebrate a year of success, unveil new partnerships and announce a long list of new titles, the leading strategy games publisher has invited top tier European developers, press and distributors to the shores of Lake Maggiore.
The two days will see a number of impressive announcements as well as an overview of the company’s future strategy. JD McNeil, Chairman of the Slitherine Group said: “Our annual meeting with developers and press is a focal point in our calendar. We strive to keep connected to our community to keep sharing ideas and listening to feedback so that we are able to make the right choices for the company and for the market”.
“The 2012 event”, continued McNeil, “entitled Home of Wargamers, clearly states that we want to keep focusing on challenging and growing our audience. It’s a loyal, stimulating community, full of opportunities, with new boundaries to break and new rules to be set and we have a lot to share with them. This event is a great opportunity to do that”.
Slitherine and Matrix Games will be posting a live feed of the announcements throughout the event, so be sure to follow us through these channels:
ABOUT SLITHERINE LTD. AND MATRIX GAMES LTD.
Slitherine Ltd. and Matrix Games Ltd. are the world’s leading video games producers and publishers of historical and strategy titles. Since 2000, both brands have published literally hundreds of games with many award-winning titles in their portfolio spanning all digital and console platforms. Slitherine is also involved with book publishing, and board gaming and work with a wide array of key licensing partners such as HISTORY™, MILITARY HISTORY™, Horrible Histories™, Showtime, BBC, Osprey, Scholastic, Casemate Publishing and many others to deliver the best blend of historical accuracy in an exciting and entertaining way. The two companies merged in May 2010 and formed the world’s largest organization specializing in this niche but important market sector. Slitherine’s mission over the coming years is to lead the way in innovation and growth in this expanding industry sector.
Marco A. Minoli