Vienna, Austria – January 31st 2013: Nordic Games is excited to announce that Steam will be hosting a free multiplayer weekend for Painkiller Hell & Damnation, starting today.
Players are in for a hellish treat when the trial starts at 10am PST this morning and runs until February 3rd at 1pm PST. The multiplayer weekend is open to all, even those who have not yet purchased the game. Nordic Games will also reset the global leaderboards tonight and the global top 3 in "Deathmatch" as of Sunday 1pm PST (10PM CET) will receive some very nice prizes. More details on the prizes will be announced Monday.
Throughout the weekend there will also be the added bonus for player’s to purchase the game at a special discounted price, receiving 66% off the original price of USD 19.99/EUR 19.99.
“This is a great promotion that will give those who have not had a taste of Painkiller a good taste of all the fast paced gory action,” said Thomas Reisinger, Key Account Manager Online Sales at Nordic Games. “Demon slayers can slash their way through to a great discount that is great value for money.”
The multiplayer weekend will allow players to jump in and experience all the multiplayer action from the main game including Deathmatch, Team Deathmatch, Capture the Flag and Survival. Weekend bargain hunters will also be able to experience the entire first chapter of the single player campaign.
Painkiller Hell & Damnation was released for PC on October 31st2012. The campaign features an all-action crusade that can be played in single player mode and co-operative mode across four chapters, and several multiplayer-modes. A vast array of demons and fiends will be encountered along the way.
The free multiplayer weekend begins at 10am PST today and ends at 1PM PST on Monday 4th February. Download Painkiller Hell & Damnation multiplayer trial here: http://store.steampowered.com/app/214870/
About Nordic Games GmbH
Nordic Games GmbH is a wholly owned publishing subsidiary of Nordic Games Holding AB. Founded in 2011, the Vienna/Austria based company Nordic Games GmbH puts great emphasis on its extensive game catalogue. The core portfolio comprises products and brands which have recently been acquired from JoWooD Entertainment AG and DreamCatcher Interactive Inc., and further IPs and trademarks will follow.
The company will pursue the long-term goal of delivering quality products that live up to expectations of gamers worldwide. For more information, please visit www.nordicgames.at.
About The Farm 51
The Farm 51 is a Polish video game developer focused on high quality action games for both the PC and current generation of gaming consoles. Founded in 2005 by industry veterans, The Farm 51 currently employs persons responsible for such titles as the original Painkiller, The Witcher and Two Worlds II.
The Farm 51 is best known for its first person shooters NecroVsioN and NecroVisioN: Lost Company as well as, the extremely successful PC casual game StoneLoops! and Time Ace for the Nintendo DS. Currently, the company is headquartered in Gliwice, Poland with additional offices in Katowice and employs nearly 50 people. The Farm 51 is listed on NewConnect (a share market run by the Warsaw Stock Exchange) as of March, 2012.