PARKVILLE, MD â€“ November 10th, 2005 â€“ Enlight Interactive, a leading software developer and publisher, today announced that their space simulation game, X3: Reunion, is now available in retail outlets throughout North America. The sequel to the award-winning title X2: The Threat, the game lets players explore the farthest reaches of space in their own customizable spacecraft and utilize advanced combat, diplomacy and trade tactics to achieve supremacy in the massive X universe.
Intrepid space explorers can now purchase the game at stores including AAFES, Amazon.com, Best Buy, Business Depot Canada, Circuit City, CompUSA, EB, EB Canada, Future Shop, GameStop, GoGamer Online, Hastings, J and R, Meijer, Musicland, Staples, Staples Canada, Target, Wal-Mart, Wal-Mart Canada and additional retail outlets throughout North America. X3: Reunion is Rated T for Teen by the ESRB and carries a suggested retail price of $39.99.
Players take to the skies in X3: Reunion, building their own spacecraft and taking missions to increase their reputation across the galaxy. As their
influence across the X Universe spreads, players will encounter rival factions that seek to overthrow their control, and must utilize space combat,
blockades and diplomacy to overcome the gameâ€™s advanced AI. Utilizing a dynamic proprietary graphics engine, the game boasts spectacular visuals that let space explorers experience every far off constellation, dramatic sun flares and the majesty of huge gas giants.
â€œX3: Reunion continues to expand the X universe with massive galaxies for players to explore, breathtaking graphics and all-new spacecraft that can be
customized with a variety of parts and modifications,â€ said Paul Lombardi, CEO of Enlight Interactive USA. â€œFans of the series will find more to discover,
explore and experience than ever before, and those new to the X universe will delight in the complete freedom they have to wage war, build cities and
establish trade as they become a part of a living space community.â€
For more information on X3: Reunion, please visit www.x3-reunion.com.
About Enlight Interactive:
Enlight is one of the world's leading developers of entertainment software. The company was founded in 1993, with a goal of creating games that are not only entertaining, but of equal importance, enlightening. In 2003, Enlight made its entry into the publishing arena, establishing Enlight Interactive Inc., the US publishing arm of the Enlight group as well as consolidating strategic partnerships with distributors all over the world. For more information, visit the company's Web site at http://www.enlight.com.
EGOSOFT, founded in 1990, is one of the oldest game development companies from Germany. Its team of industry veterans and dedicated game enthusiasts entered the international stage with the widely acclaimed X-Beyond the Frontier space simulation game in 1999. EGOSOFT is now exclusively dedicated to setting new standards in the space game genre and constantly improves the level of freedom in the X Universe. For more information on EGOSOFT and its products visit http://www.egosoft.com.