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Rise of Nations fan kit available

Posted by: Chuck at 8/29/2005 6:17 PM
Microsoft has released a fan kit for Rise of Nations: Rise of Legends which you can download here. The kit contains the usual assortment of screenshots, artwork, logos, and information about the upcoming strategy game.


Magic and Technology Unite in Rise of Nations: Rise of Legends Fan Site Kit


Webmasters can now create the ultimate fan site for the ultimate real-time strategy game (RTS), Rise of Nationsâ„¢: Rise of Legends. Microsoft Game Studios and Big Huge Games announced today that the Fan Site Kit (FSK) for the highly anticipated second installment in the award-winning franchise for Windows is now available. The new kit offers loads of screenshots and other high-resolution artwork, logos and information about the game. Rise of Legend's FSK is available for download at http://www.riseoflegends.com/.



Rise of Nations: Rise of Legends promises to reinvent the RTS genre once again with a game that immerses players in a unique new fantasy world embroiled in an epic war between the forces of Magic and Technology. Gamers fight through towering cities, flame-swept deserts and brutal ice plains in battles filled with mystical creatures, devastating machines and incredible acts of magic. Rise of Nations: Rise of Legends will raise the bar in the RTS genre with jaw-dropping graphics from an all-new 3D engine, immersive in-game cinematics, integrated story-driven gameplay and a multiplayer mode for fast-paced games. For more information on Rise of Nations: Rise of Legends, please visit http://www.bighugegames.com.



Big Huge Games was founded in February 2000 by four veteran game developers: Tim Train, David Inscore, Jason Coleman and Brian Reynolds. These founding partners, who together have brought strategy gamers such classic hits as “Civilization II®,” “Colonization®” and “Alpha Centauri®,” share a common vision that they believe will enable them to surpass even these outstanding achievements.

Microsoft Game Studios is a leading worldwide publisher and developer of games for the Xbox® video game system, the Windows® operating system and online platforms. Comprising a network of top developers, Microsoft Game Studios is committed to creating innovative and diverse games for Windows (http://www.microsoft.com/games), including such franchises as Age of Empires®, Flight Simulator and Zoo Tycoon®; Xbox (http://www.xbox.com), including such games as Fable® and franchises such as Halo®, Project Gotham Racing® and MechAssault®; and MSN® Games (http://www.games.msn.com), the official games channel for the MSN network and home to such hits as “Bejeweled” and “Hexic™.”