NEW YORK – December 19, 2012 – Paradox Interactive today announced that a new video developer diary and written developer diary for the Strategy RPG's latest expansion, The Republic, have been released. Listen to CKII Project Lead Henrik Fĺhraeus give details on what's in store for rulers in the upcoming DLC, and then head over to the forums for additional details in the written portion which will be published weekly until launch.
Despite all the back-stabbing and uncovered assassination plots, it has been quite the year for Crusader Kings II, which has been recognized by gaming press and media worldwide with glowing reviews and several award nominations, including “Strategy Game of the Year” by PC Gamer, IGN, Gamespot and Destructoid and GameSpot’s “People’s Choice” award.
Watch Crusader Kings II: The Republic video developer diary here: http://youtu.be/Ohjqt0q7m3s
Read the first written developer diary "The Five Families" here: http://bit.ly/ZOc6xJ
“The tremendous success of Crusader Kings II means a great deal to us, and not just as a personal achievement,” said Johan Andersson, Studio Manager for Paradox Development Studio. “Our vision was to create a challenging game experience that continues to reward gamers over time, combining unlimited freedom and huge replayability, a certain level of complexity and lots of passion for game development. I can't tell you how happy and proud we are to see Crusader Kings II embraced by so many people."
Crusader Kings II: The Republic expansion will release on January 14, via all major digital download portals for $9.99 USD.