SANTA CLARA, Calif., (September 2, 2005) â€“ Leading video games developer and publisher Namco Hometek Inc. today announced that the official web site for their upcoming turn based strategy game for the Game BoyÂ® Advance, Rebelstar: Tactical Commandâ„¢ is now live at http://rebelstar.namco.com. The official destination for Rebelstar: Tactical Command on the web, the site features original concept art and screenshots from the game, bios on the gameâ€™s main characters and official forums where visitors can discuss their favorite strategies with fellow fans.
Earth is under attack in Rebelstar: Tactical Command, and mankind has been enslaved by a malicious alien race known at the Arelian empire. Frustrated by years of alien occupation, a band of survivors led by the charismatic leader Jorel, has risen with the goal of reclaiming Earth for humans and eradicating the Arelians. Players will command a squad of rebels, each with its own unique skills, as they take on the Arelian empire in a variety of environments. The rebels will need to utilize their surroundings and intelligent battlefield tactics in a turn-based battle system to achieve victory. With the future of humanity at stake, players must use line of sight, areas of cover, and destructible terrain to save planet Earth. Players can upgrade the skills of their unit, building up individual strengths to create a well-balanced squadron. Players can even enjoy the strategic combat of Rebelstar: Tactical Command with a friend, engaging in hot seat multiplayer with their Game Boy Advance.
Rebelstar: Tactical Command will be available in stores September 6th and is rated E10+ by the ESRB.
About Namco Hometek Inc.
Namco Hometek Inc. is the U.S. consumer division of Namco Limited, a Tokyo-based world leader in the high-tech entertainment industry. Based in Santa Clara, CA, Namco Hometek Inc. is an award-winning video games publisher for next generation game consoles. Namco has created some of the industry's greatest video game franchises: TekkenÂ®, SOULCALIBURÂ®, Dead to RightsÂ®, Pac-Man Worldâ„¢, Ridge RacerÂ®, Time CrisisÂ® and ACECOMBATâ„¢. For more information about Namco and its products log onto www.namco.com.
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