BASINGSTOKE, ENGLAND (23rd November, 2005) â€“ Following the international success of AMERICAN CONQUEST, strategy games publisher CDV Entertainment welcome aspiring General's back out onto the frontiers of America, during the heated battles of the American Civil War in AMERICAN CONQUEST: DIVIDED NATION. Priced at Â£19.99, this stand alone expansion pack does not require the full game to play, yet provides players a full strategic experience of American warfare during the 19th Century. Available on PC DVDROM, American Conquest: Divided Nation will be available from 10th February 2006, exclusively distributed by KOCH Media in the UK.
Bugles sound. Flags fly. Drums beat to a steady rhythm, as thousands of men prepare to battle. American Conquest: Divided Nations takes players to the 19th century, reflecting the nature of the American wars of that period, with their advanced technologies, huge battles, complex strategies and devastating nature. Featuring authentic uniforms and troop types, a wide range of weapons, and historically accurate battles based on real topographical data and historical sources â€“ American Conquest: Divided Nations presents players an unparalleled experience of warfare during the Civil War.
The 9 campaigns follow the great Generals through their most famous victories and defeats, and range from modest encounters to the vast battles of Gettysburg and Shiloh, and across terrain varying from the lush forests of the north to the deserts of the far south. The campaigns of the Texas Mexican War, including the famous Alamo siege, provide a welcome change of pace and some exciting color.
- FEATURES -
New richly equipped Battle Mode
The legendary battles of the 19 Century
Nations: Texas, Mexico, Southern and Northern States
9 campaigns with more than 50 maps and missions
Huge selection of various uniforms and units
Everything from dazzling cavalry battles to trench warfare
Approximately 100 new units & 20 new buildings
Pioneer troops and heavy static artillery
Ammunition depots & timed explosive charges
Barricades and defensive structures
US-Gettysburg Campaign (5 missions)
For more information on AMERICAN CONQUEST: DIVIDED NATIONS please visit www.cdv.de
PUBLISHER: CDV ENTERTAINMENT / KOCH MEDIA
DEVELOPER: GSC GAME WORLD
FORMAT: PC DVDROM
RELEASE: 10th FEBRUARY 2006
CDV Software Entertainment is dedicated to publishing and distributing top-notch war and strategy games worldwide. The publicly traded company, founded and headquartered in Karlsruhe, Germany, has its North American offices located in New Jersey and North Carolina, and partners with top-notch distribution partners across the globe. As publisher of critically acclaimed titles like Codename: Panzers, Divine Divinity, American Conquest, Combat Mission, Hammer & Sickle, War Front: Turning Point, Cossacks and the Blitzkrieg series, CDV is Europe's leading publisher of PC strategy titles". For further information on CDV, visit www.cdv.de
About KOCH MEDIA UK:
Founded in 1994, KOCH MEDIA UK develops, publishes and distributes a diverse mix of titles for home console gaming systems, personal computers and the Internet. Based in Basingstoke, the company has distribution contracts with a number of software publishers, including NINTENDO. For publishers not in the UK, KOCH MEDIA exclusively markets, sells and distributes titles. Under its own brands of DEEP SILVER and EUROPRESS, KOCH MEDIA develops and publishes its own range of gaming and educational and lifestyle software. For more information on KOCH MEDIA and its products, visit www.kochmedia.co.uk