December 20, 2005 â€“ Karlsruhe, Germany â€“ CDV Software Entertainment AG announced today the release of Cossacks II: Battle for Europe, the first official expansion to Cossacks II: Napoleonic Wars. The Battle for Europe expansion is scheduled to ship for PC worldwide in summer 2006.
Cossacks II: Battle for Europe continues to focus on the early 19th century and the Napoleonic Wars. In addition to new units and buildings, players will be able to take the reigns of three new nations in an attempt to establish supreme rule over the European continent. Additionally, players will be offered a number of new historical and historically inspired battles including the Battle of Borodino and Waterloo, along with new multiplayer skirmishes. The expansion will also increase the number of missions and available regions for the massive â€œBattle for Europeâ€ strategic game mode.
About GSC World Publishing
GSC World Publishing is the publishing branch of the largest Ukrainian PC games developer GSC Game World, founded in 2004. Previous GSC titles include the American Conquest series, Cossacks, Alexander and Cossacks II: Napoleonic Wars. The latter two titles were released under the newly formed GSC World Publishing effort in the territories of the former Soviet Union. Heroes of Annihilated Empires will be the first title to be self-published outside these territories. For more information about GSC World Publishing, please visit http://www.GSC-Game.com.
About CDV Software Entertainment
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 leading 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 Europeâ€™s foremost publisher of PC strategy titles.