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XIII Century: Death or Glory available for digital download

1C Company and PC digital distribution platform GamersGate announced today an exclusive digital worldwide premiere of XIII Century: Death or Glory.

XIII Century: Death or Glory is an RTS game that immerses players in the Middle Ages. This is a world of noble knights and ruthless nomads, a world of courageous deeds and internal wars. As one of the famous military leaders of the 13th Century, gamers are able to test their steel against the neighboring nations and carve their names into history.

You can find more information about the game here.

New Men of War screenshots

New screenshots from Men of War are available in the game's Gallery section. Pictures show casting new battles of the North African theatre including such battles like Operation Crusader, Operation Torch, the battle of Tobruk, and the invasion of Crete by German paratroopers. A new tank model is also presented in the selection - the M3 Grant. Please find the new screenshots here.

GamersGate signs exclusive digital premiere for XIII Century: Death or Glory

Leading PC digital distribution platform GamersGate announced today that it has secured the exclusive digital release of the English version of highly anticipated strategy game XIII Century: Death or Glory. The game will be released March 12, 8.00 am GMT (2.00 am EST, 00.00 PST, 09.00 CET), well before the game can be found in stores in North America and Europe.

XIII Century: Death or Glory is an RTS game that immerses players in the Middle Ages. This is a world of noble knights and ruthless nomads, a world of courageous deeds and internal wars. As one of the famous military leaders of the 13th Century, gamers are able to test their steel against the neighboring nations and carve their names into history. The game is developed by Unicorn Games Studio and published worldwide by 1C Company.

You can find more information about the game at http://xiiicentury.1cpublishing.eu.

King's Bounty website goes live

The hotly anticipated game King’s Bounty™: The Legend’s website has gone live. Players can now find and download videos, images and artwork straight from the developers. The new web site also contains information about the game world, heroes and monsters.

King’s Bounty: The Legend is an adventure game with tactical turn-based battles and RPG elements unfolding in a rich fantasy world. The character and his army of companions travel across a huge continent, visiting dozens of different locations all connected to each other. Communicating with NPCs, collecting resources and recruiting an army the player will control their character in real-time mode, while all battles take place in classic turn-based mode with a strong emphasis on tactical elements.

Developed by faithful fans of the original King’s Bounty, King’s Bounty: The Legend continues the remarkable traditions of the legendary role-playing adventure. This creation of Katauri Interactive is not just a spiritual successor for the critically acclaimed series, but its true rejuvenation.

King’s Bounty: The Legend will be published by 1C Company and distributed in the United States by Atari and Nobilis in Europe. Please visit the new website and experience the magic at www.kings-bounty.com. Get videos, pictures and more as this classic franchise returns.

Men of War multiplayer beta test announced

1C Company, Best Way and Digitalmindsoft announce a multiplayer beta test for their next RTS game Men of War. Due to the demand of the Beta test, you will have to register in advance to take part. Please register in the DMS forums where you will find a post on the Beta test.

From here you will need to post some details and shortly afterwards you will receive a private message with a unique CD-key, that will allow you to join the game once live and available for download. Features of the multiplayer part of the game:

  • Fully destructible environments - use newly formed tank shell craters as cover for your men.
  • Brand new physics and armor penetration system.
  • Each mission and battle plays out differently based on your tactical choices.
  • Over 100 accurately modeled tanks and vehicles ready for your command.
  • Realistic fog of war.
  • Smart AI searches for your men covered in bushes and calls for them for reinforcements. Also includes an all-new morale system.
  • Four different playable multiplayer nations!
  • Direct Control.
  • Up to 16 players via LAN or Network.
  • In game browser including ranked statistics.
  • Several well tested and intense game modes.
  • Cooperative game mode allows you to play through the campaigns with your friends.
  • NAT support, allows you to host games through routers.
  • Varied and challenging multiplayer maps.
  • Balanced settings - the smarter player, not the fastest wins the battle.

Men of War detailed interview

Game website Rock, Paper, Shotgun published the interview with Chris Kramer from Digitalmindsoft the co-developer of Men of War. The text covers such features of Men of War as Direct Control, new playable nation (Japan), co-operative mode and many others. You can find the interview with four exclusive screenshots from Men of War here.

New Men of War panoramas

New screenshots from Men of War are available in the Gallery section. The pictures show several panoramas and views taken from the game.

Men of War takes place in Europe and North Africa during the height of World War II, the story unfolding across three different campaigns played out through the eyes of Soviet, Allied and German soldiers. Each campaign has its own scenario and structured timeline bringing a different story of the war to life. Please find the screenshots here.

Men of War: new screenshots from Russian campaign

New screenshots from Russian campaign of Men of War are published in the Gallery section. The screenshots represent the Eastern front and therefore battles like Sevastopol, Moscow, Shtraftbat (penal battalion) and many more!
Please find the screenshots from Russian campaign here.

The Russian campaign features the story of two friends: soldiers Kuznetsov and Smirnov, which both have different fates. One of them was destined to be a regiment commander, the other one – a scout. Victor Smirnov was burdened with large-scale operations exclusively: an urgent evacuation of a plant, the defense of the area near Moscow, the battle for Sevastopol. Alexey Kuznetsov is engaged in diversionary activity at the rear of the enemy. Different fates, but common aim: to defend their Motherland.

Latest screenshots from Streets of Moscow

New screenshots from Streets of Moscow, a racing game that gives you a chance to press the pedal to the metal and forget about the traffic you are sitting in, are published in the Gallery section. Pictures show several routes in Moscow and some bonus tracks, which are paved in different countries of the world.

Please find the screenshots here.

New Men of War screenshots: North African campaign

New screenshots from Men of War are available in the Gallery section. They show the beginning of the North African campaign that starts with the invasion of Crete.

Men of War takes place in Europe and North Africa during the height of World War II, the story unfolding across three different campaigns played out through the eyes of Soviet, Allied and German soldiers. Each campaign has its own scenario and structured timeline bringing a different story of the war to life.