Hamburg, 02/15/2005. German publisher dtp has just signed Freedom Force vs the 3rd Reich. dtp and Focus Home Interactive agreed upon a contract for publishing and distribution in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. The Game is being developed by Irrational Games, the team of Kenneth Levine, chief developer of System Shock 2.
"Freedom Force vs. the 3rd Reich is a tactic game with RPG elements, but it fits perfectly in our strategy of stepping into the market for RPGs", says Carsten Fichtelmann, PR & Marketing Manager of dtp. In the RPG genre dtp is also publishing Dungeon Lords, the new epic game by David W. Bradley.
The company has just been voted "Best Publisher 2004" by the international adventure magazine The Inventory and is considered as one of the most important publishers of adventures in the world. With titles like Runaway, Tony Tough, The Westerner, The Black Mirror, The Moment of Silence and Sherlock Holmes: The Case of the Silver Earring dtp has revived the genre in the German speaking countries. This year dtp will publish Nibiru and Runaway 2 in the German speaking countries, and Tony Tough 2 as the first title worldwide. Other titles are in negotiation.