Intergalactic commanders can rejoice for the arrival of a new trailer and website for the upcoming 4X space strategy game Legends of Pegasus
. Fans eager for more information can visit the new website for details on the game's various races locked in battle. For a glimpse of the game's visuals, the newly released teaser trailer showcases some of the ships along with a generic planet. Not the most interesting or innovative visuals that I've seen in a game set in space, but I'll hold my thoughts until a beta or demo is available. Check after the break for more information and features concerning the game.
Legends of Pegasus
will be available in the second quarter of 2012 for Windows PC.
Explore the Galaxy with new "Legends of Pegasus" Teaser Video and Web Site
Ridgewood, NJ, February 16, 2012– Prepare for a stunning visual journey into space, as Kalypso Media has launched a new Web site for the upcoming 4X intergalactic strategy game – Legends of Pegasus. The new Web site features information about the upcoming game and the races that do battle within it, along with showcasing a new teaser trailer, which will give viewers a brief taste of the visuals to be featured in the game. Kalypso Media USA will release Legends of Pegasus in Q2 2012 for Windows PC with an MSRP of $39.99 USD.
Legends of Pegasus takes you to an epic journey into space and mixes real-time and turn-based strategy. Players will expand their civilization in the galaxy by colonizing new planets, building factories, laboratories and shipyards, researching new technologies and designing new spacecrafts to keep on exploring new galaxies. Battles are played real-time and decided not only by your tactical skills, but also by your strategic decisions and the design and equipment of your ships.
Legends of Pegasus offers a massive single player campaign, during which the player will discover three very different races. Multiplayer features Internet or LAN gameplay, against Human or AI opponents. If you like designing your own game yourself, numerous modding options will certainly make you all the more excited. The spectacular 3D graphics don’t just bring life to marvelous planets, but also to the stunning spaceships you can freely design thanks to an intuitive building system.
Features of Legends of Pegasus:
About The Kalypso Media Group
4X SF setting: eXplore! eXpand! eXploit! eXterminate!
Unique mix of turn-based and real-time strategy gameplay
Stunning 3D graphics
Three races and twelve playable factions
Hundreds of technologies to research in a dynamic and extensive tech-tree
A living universe, filled with numerous non-player civilizations
Easy to learn, but difficult to master, the game can be enjoyed both by new gamers and by hardcore 4X veterans
An epic single player campaign
Extensive modding options
Founded in 2006 in Germany by industry veterans Simon Hellwig and Stefan Marcinek, Kalypso Media is a global, independent developer, marketer and publisher of interactive entertainment software with 120 employees world-wide. Along with Headquarters in Worms, Germany, the company has offices in the United Kingdom and the United States.
Kalypso Media also enjoys very strong global digital distribution through its Kalypso Media Digital Ltd. Subsidiary, and owns three development studios – Realmforge Studios GmbH, Gaming Minds Studios GmbH and Noumena Studios GmbH – and works with multiple leading independent developers.
Kalypso Media‘s titles include the critically acclaimed Tropico 4, Sins of a Solar Empire, Dungeons and Jagged Alliance: Back in Action. Upcoming multi-platform titles include The Dark Eye – Demonicon and Port Royale 3, along with Legends of Pegasus and Hard Reset: Extended Edition for PC. Further information about Kalypso Media is available at http://www.kalypsomedia.com