NEW YORK– September 10, 2009– Today, leading PC publisher Paradox Interactive announced the release of a demo for its upcoming war strategy title, Supreme Ruler 2020 GOLD. Developed by BattleGoat Studios, Supreme Ruler 2020 GOLD includes both Supreme Ruler 2020 and the official expansion Global Crisis.
In the demo, players will have the opportunity to engage in three different scenarios including "California Dreaming", "Ethiopian Empire", and "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington." Additionally, strategy fans will have the opportunity to play up to four in-game months at a time.
In Supreme Ruler 2020, choose one nation out of over 250 to rule as you attempt to avoid a world filled with chaos, and eventually, torn apart by an impending World War III. In Global Crisis, the challenge continues as you march through a sandbox-style campaign that pushes the player to make careful and precise decisions based on real-world diplomatic, economic, and political models.
• Over 30 scenarios spread across the original campaign and the thrilling expansion as players march towards World War III
• Control one of more than 250 territories from around the world in single-player or multiplayer modes
• Use high-resolution NASA satellite imagery to manage your sprawling empire
• Control hundreds of actual military vehicles using a sophisticated tactical command system
• Realistic world using detailed diplomatic, economic, and political models
• Great flexibility, either through modding or a limitlessly customizable Super Sandbox mode
Supreme Ruler 2020 GOLD will be available for purchase in retail stores and via digital distribution channels on September 18.
About Paradox Interactive:
Since 1999, Paradox Interactive has been a leading developer and publisher of PC-based strategy games. World-renowned for its strategy stable, the company holds a particularly strong presence in the United States and Europe. Its steadily-growing portfolio includes original titles such as the critically acclaimed Europa Universalis and Hearts of Iron franchises, as well as the best published titles like Penumbra: Black Plague, Supreme Ruler 2020, and the greatly-anticipated Majesty 2– The Fantasy Kingdom Sim.
Read more: http://www.paradoxplaza.com
BattleGoat Studios is a Canadian Software Developer committed to developing leading edge Intelligent Strategy Games for the PC. Founded by George Geczy (Lead Programmer) and David Thompson (Lead Designer), the team firmly believes that Strategy Gamers are looking for more sophisticated games that also remain fun to play. BattleGoat insists that their approach to development will always emphasize an accurate, heavily researched environment assuring players an entertaining and immersive game play experience.
Read more: http://www.battlegoat.com