Weston, CT â€“ May 4, 2005 - Got Game Entertainment LLC today announced that it has reached a co-publishing agreement with Merscom LLC to bring "WWII Tank Commander", a non-stop military action game for PC, to North American retail. In command of a Sherman tank in General Patton's Fourth Armored Division, players destroy enemy armor and infantry, escort Allied convoys, rescue hostages, and help free Europe from Nazi rule. Along with detailed WWII-era environments and eye-catching special effects setting the backdrop for battle, "WWII Tank Commander" immerses the player even more in the rich and heroic history of "Patton's Best" with a bonus vividly detailed chapter from the book "Patton's Vanguard: The United States Army Fourth Armored Division". Developed by Sylum Entertainment Ltd, "WWII Tank Commander" is slated for a June 2005 release and will retail for a consumer-friendly $19.99 (USD).
Boasting knock-out sound with EAXÂ® ADVANCED HDTM 4.0 with any Creative Lab's sound card and AMD64-optimization, gunfire, mines, tracer fire, and explosions enhance the "WWII Tank Commander" experience. In more than 30 objectives over 10 levels, players cut off the enemy at the Brittany Peninsula, escort Allied convoys, smash Nazi forces across the Moselle, relieve the besieged 101st Airborne at Bastogne, cross the Rhine, drive German forces out of France, and more.
"This is an easy and tremendously fun to play game with a great historical background," said Got Game Entertainment President Howard Horowitz. "Got Game is definitely pleased to be able to help bring 'WWII Tank Commander' to the North American market."
Additional information for "WWII Tank Commander" is continually updated on the game's website, www.WWIITankCommander.com.
About Got Game Entertainment
Founded by Howard Horowitz, with over 15 years of industry experience, Got Game Entertainment, LLC is a publisher of games for Mac and PC. With the release of games such as "WWII Tank Commander" and the upcoming "Squad Assault: Second Wave", Got Game Entertainment continues its commitment to bringing to market quality games offering exceptional entertainment. For more information on the company and games, visit www.GotGameEntertainment.com.
Merscom LLC is a publisher of PC and console games. Founded in 1999 by video game veterans with over a decade of experience working with the industry's leading developers and publishers, Merscom has set its focus on producing fun, easy to pick up and play entertainment products for gamers of all ages. For more information visit www.merscom.com.
About Sylum Entertainment
Founded in 1995 by industry veterans David Schulman, Keith Beresnoy, Alex Kotkin and Gino Fratto, Sylum Entertainment Ltd is a cutting edge game development company based in Middletown, New York. Armed with in-house 3D engine "S.E.E.D" and their experienced Art and Programming team, Sylum's focus is superb gameplay and scalability. Avid gamers with a keen sense of developing unique, fun, and innovative games, franchises, and technologies, Sylum partners with some of the best in the industry. Sylum are approved developers for the XBOX, Playstation 2, PSP, Gamecube, DS and Gameboy Advance. For more information, visit www.sylum.com.
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