Stockholm, Sweden (May 10, 2005) â€“ Paradox Interactive informed the North American gaming community today that Knights of Honor has shipped to stores. The title has been rated Everyone +10 and has a SRP of $39.99.
â€œBlack Sea Studios had a strong vision for this game and our commitment to successfully publish it in North America is equally strongâ€, says Fredrik Lindgren, Director of Sales and Marketing for Paradox Interactive. "The great thing about Knights of Honor is its wide appeal, both casual gamers who enjoy the occasional challenge, and hard core strategy fans who are constantly seeking new ways to test their minds will find something in this game for them.â€œ
Numerous paths to victory through trade, espionage, diplomacy, and war.
3 periods during the Middle Ages with kingdoms and factions appropriate to each era.
Over 100 kingdoms on of the largest and most detailed maps ever seen in the world of games.
6 types of Knights with different special abilities and upgrade options like Marshal, Spy, Merchant, Landlord, Builder and Cleric.
Build more than 60 different structures and upgrade them to improve the production and defense capabilities for the province.
A unique battle system with tactical elements and more than 50 different types of military units and siege weaponry at your disposal.
9 different types of battle scenarios, including: Town Assault, Camp Assault, Open Battlefield and River Crossing.
3 geographical regions with over 150 provinces and different architectural styles such as Western & Eastern European as well as Arabian.
4 action-packed multiplayer battle modes for up to 6 players.
In-depth and comprehensive tutorial.
Knights of Honor will ship to all major North American retail stores like Amazon, Best buy, CompUSA, EB Games, Fred Meyer, Fryâ€™s Electronics, Gamestop and Meijer.
For more on Knights of Honor, please visit www.knights-of-honor.net
About Paradox Interactive
Paradox Interactive has been a leading publisher and developer of strategy games for the PC platform since 1999. Well renowned in their niche of strategy games, the companyâ€™s distribution network and followers span the globe. Paradoxâ€™s experienced team has completed more than 16 titles, including such best-selling games as the Europa Universalis and Hearts of Iron franchises, as well as Crusader Kings.