News Archive

Cryostasis Exclusive Interview published an exclusive interview with the developers of Cryostasis: Sleep of Reason.

The text covers main features of the game, graphical and technical issues, and many other topics. You can find the interview in English along with screenshots and artworks from Cryostasis here.

King's Bounty Preview at Strategy Informer

Strategy Informer published the preview of the upcoming King's Bounty: The Legend. "Kings Bounty is promising and definitely one for PC gamers to keep an eye on", - summarizes the preview. You can find the full text and the screenshots from the game here.

Men of War Tank Models

New screenshots from Men of War showing models of heavy tanks are published in the Gallery of the game. You can find them and their description here.

1C Events 2008

1C has held two big press events this June. One in North America – in San Francisco, the second one in Europe – in Prague. 1C has shown its key titles to be released in 2008 – 2009 including such games as 4x4 Hummer, Cryostasis: Sleep of Reason, Death Track: Resurrection, King's Bounty: the Legend, Men of War, NecroVisioN and two brand new console games - Captain Blood and IL-2 Sturmovik: Birds of Prey. To find more about coverage on these games please visit the news section and our forum.

The Death Track: Resurrection Hands-on

The Death Track: Resurrection Hands-on is now available at IGN. Furious racing, combats and gathering power-ups across versions of Tokyo, Moscow, New York, Bangkok, Prague, Paris, London, Istanbul, San Diego and even Vatican City together with high detailed graphics can keep the player near the screen for many hours and provide overwhelming sense of déjà vu for the ones, who tried the original game in early 1990th. Also there are plenty of new screens and new video on our web-site.

1C is Coming to Consoles

1C Company announces the development of two brand new console games to be released in 2008 – 2009. These titles mark the first cross-platform games from 1C to be developed and published worldwide - Captain Blood, a pirate adventure with combat on land and the high-seas, and IL-2 Sturmovik: Birds of Prey, a brand new console version of the critically acclaimed combat flight simulation.

Captain Blood (Xbox 360 and PC) is an action/adventure game inspired by novels by Rafael Sabatini which tells an alternative story of the famous captain’s adventures. The story unfolds in the world of noble robbers and the golden age of piracy in the Caribbean. Ship boardings and fort assaults, treasure hunts and fights against dishonorable villains – this is the story of Captain Blood. The second title brings 1C’s best selling game of all time, IL-2 Sturmovik, to a new audience with all new graphics, missions, physics and planes. IL-2 Sturmovik: Birds of Prey includes large-scale aerial combat and ground based military operations from World War II. Players will participate in some of the war’s most famous battles piloting fighters, battle planes and heavy bombers across a range of thrilling missions. There are five areas of war to engage in – The Battle of Britain, Stalingrad, Berlin, Sicily and Korsun' representing the main airborne battles of World War II in Europe. As well as advanced environmental visuals enriching the game play, IL-2 also boasts an all new damage effects engine. Players can see real time damage to the aircraft such as holes in the wings and trail lines during dog fights. Hundreds of airplanes will take part in air battle in IL-2 Sturmovik: Birds of Prey and the unique environmental engine produces highly detailed, realistic landscapes that allows players to see breathtaking ground support actions. The difficulty levels will range from arcade to simulation.

Develop Industry Excellence Awards 2008!

We are proud to announce that 1C Company has been selected as a finalist for the Publishing hero award at the Develop Industry Excellence Awards 2008 to be held at the Hilton Metropole, Brighton, UK on Wednesday 30th July 2008.

Men of War Weapons

New screenshots from Men of War are published in the Gallery of the game. The set pictures weapons of 5 playable multiplayer nations from Russia, Germany, USA, the British Commonwealth and Japan in action. You can find the screenshots and their detailed description here.

Captain Blood Interview has published an interview with the developers of Captain Blood a new a hack'n'slash game by SeaWolf. The interview tells about two main characters, advanced fight system, modern graphics and many other features of Captain Blood. You can find the interview in English and Polish here.

RPG Vault Focus: Russia

RPG Vault has published an interview with 1C's International Sales Director Nikolay Baryshnikov. The interview unveils many questions regarding present situation in the Russian gaming industry and the marketing focus of 1C Company. Read the interview in English here.