London, UK— January 19 th, 2011— Today, Ubisoft announced that downloadable content for R.U.S.E., called The Chimera Pack, will be available on Xbox Live®, PlayStation Network® and Steam® starting on January 19 th 2011.
The Chimera Pack offers new challenges, including three exclusive multiplayer maps and three exclusive solo operations. This new content will provide a change of scenery and breathe new life into both multiplayer and solo skirmishes.
The three exclusive solo challenges will include:
- Bir Hakeim: Your army will be driven into the Libyan Desert, where the Free French Forces resisted the Axis Advance in 1942
- Medjez: 1943, take command of the Afrikakorps in Tunisia, face pincer movements from the British Army and the Free French Forces
- Zapad Operation: 1947, team up with a friend and fight alongside the Soviet army against the American imperialists when a border incident in Germany spills over into nuclear war
The three new multiplayer maps are as follows:
- Blood and Sand
- Nuclear winter
R.U.S.E. was released on September 10 th, 2010, on Xbox® 360, Sony Playstation® 3 and Windows PC.
For more information on, please visit: www.rusegame.com
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R.U.S.E. is a one-of-a-kind real-time strategy game that allows players to bluff their enemies to lead their nation to victory, controlling the action using views that range seamlessly from the heart of the battlefield to the full theatre of war. Players will be plunged into the action thanks to the exclusive IRISZOOMTM Engine which offers an intuitive interface that allows for smooth, rapid transitions from a birds-eye view of the entire conflict, down into the heat of the battle and vice versa.
In R.U.S.E., players use their brain as the ultimate weapon, fighting a war of perception, where the ability to deceive and mislead the enemy determines success. A first in a strategy game, R.U.S.E. reinvigorates the genre by using deception to give new-found depth to the game play.
R.U.S.E. is scheduled for release on Windows PC, the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system on September 9, 2010.
To learn more about R.U.S.E., visit the redesigned website at www.rusegame.com.
Eugen Systems, based in Paris, works at creating very high-quality strategy games for PC and next gen consoles (Xbox360 and PS3).
Eugen Systems released "Act of War: Direct Action" one of the most critically acclaimed RTS of 2005.
For more information on Eugen Systems visit www.eugen.fr.
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