If you picked up Paradox Interactive's third crusade RTS Lionheart: King's Crusade
, then congrats, you get a free DLC pack full of new ally units. Early adopters get this reward for picking up the game in the third week, but Paradox isn't being unfair and announcing the prize after the time frame ended. If you pick up Lionheart anytime before October 17th (that's 6 days from now) you still get the free DLC, regardless of what download platform you're using. It's a nice little incentive if you're an RTS gamer on a budget or if you're just a fan of Paradox's crusade titles.
Free DLC Released for Lionheart: Kings’ Crusade
First Week Purchasers Receive New Allies Bonus Content
NEW YORK – October 11th, 2010 –Neocore Games and Paradox Interactive today announced the release of an free DLC pack for all gamers that purchased Lionheart Kings' Crusade during the first week and ongoing until the 17th of October. The special New Allies DLC is available now on all leading digital distribution platforms.
From the development team that created King Arthur and Crusaders: Thy Kingdom Come, this real-time strategy game places you in the era of the Third Crusade, spanning the years 1189-1192. Choose your historically accurate heroes and units or choose to add mythical characters and units to enhance and diversify your Lionheart Kings´ Crusade gameplay experience.
Read the full description of the free New Allies DLC pack here:
You can add Taqi al-Din Umar, one of the trusted allies of Saladin that has been fighting alongside his vizier since they first moved to reclaim the Saracen lands. Or choose Arthur of Brittany that fought so bravely in the battle for Cyprus that he earned frequent comparisons with his legendary namesake.
Or you can bend the rules of history by adding Joan d’Arc, the enigmatic warrior-woman from another time and place and she will appeared in Jerusalem in a flash of blinding light claiming that God had brought her to free the Holy Land. At your disposal is also Lancelot, King Arthur’s greatest champion, the most famous – and infamous – knight of the Round Table to the Crusader regime as you rewrite history.
Lionheart: Kings’ Crusade is published worldwide by Paradox Interactive. The PC title is available for digital download on all leading digital distribution platforms and in retail stores.
For more information:
Web page: www.lionheartthegame.com