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Frontline goes gold

Posted by: Sean Colleli at 3/12/2007 10:26 PM
Paradox Interactive has announced that their latest tank RTS, Frontline: Fields of Thunder, has gone gold and will ship in mid March in the states.  Hit the jump for some media links and more details.


 Paradox Interactive, a leading publisher and developer of critically acclaimed strategy titles, announced today that their next strategy release, Frontline: Fields of Thunder, has gone gold.

Frontline: Fields of Thunder, developed by Nival Interactive, follows in the footsteps of the original "Blitzkrieg" and depicts the largest tank battle in history in what is commonly referred to as the Clash of the Titans.

Players will find it offers a gameplay experience on a strategic level as well as a tactical level. The superbly detailed battle map gives players both immense scope and historical accuracy.In addition, the historical settings and scenarios are completely accurate, so much in fact that it felt necessary to add an encyclopaedia to the game as an aid to players.

The title is releasing on March 16 in Germany and Scandinavia, March 20 in North America, March 30 in France and April 6 in the UK. Frontline: Fields of Thunder has a SRP of $29.99/€29.99 and has been rated Teen by ESRB and 12+ by PEGI.

Read more about Frontline: Fields of Thunder here.

About the Game

As the largest tank battle of all time, the battle of Kursk was the ultimate battle of the titans. It caused the global powers to focus vast amounts of resources on improving the design and production of their tanks, representing the last great conventional arms race before the advent of the atomic bomb.

About Paradox Interactive
Paradox Interactive has been a leading publisher and developer of strategy games for the PC platform since 1999. Well-known worldwide for their strategy titles, the company has a particularly strong presence in Europe and the US. The steadily growing publishing portfolio includes in-house developed titles such as critically acclaimed franchises Europa Universalis and Hearts of Iron; as well as third party titles that include Rush for Berlin in North America, Galactic Civilizations II in Europe and upcoming worldwide release of Frontline: Fields of Thunder.
 
Their latest release, Europa Universalis III, has become very popular with gamers and critics alike and has won several awards worldwide. http://www.paradoxplaza.com

About Nival Interactive

Nival Interactive, Inc. is an international game developer and publisher, and the largest development studio in Eastern Europe. Headquartered in Los Angeles, with a main creative studio based in Moscow, Russia, the company is expanding its expertise and experience in gaming to achieve aggressive growth in the production of PC, console, handheld, mobile and casual games. Founded by Sergey Orlovskiy in 1996, over the past decade Nival has developed more than 15 high quality and internationally successful games. Nival is currently in development on several new products, including Heroes of Might and Magic V for Ubisoft Entertainment, which will join a prestigious family of titles that includes the Blitzkrieg, Etherlords, Silent Storm and Rage of Mages franchises. For more information about Nival visit http://www.nival.com/

Nival Interactive's majority shareholder is Ener1 Group, a privately held, diversified technology investment holding company with offices in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, New York and Moscow. The firm's assets include ownership in 11 portfolio companies in a variety of technology and technology-driven industries.