Sword of the Stars: Argos Naval Yard Available Today
NEW YORK - June 17, 2009
Paradox Interactive today announced that the new expansion pack, Argos Naval Yard, to the critically acclaimed 4X space strategy game series Sword of the Stars is releasing today. The game will be available on the four major digital download portals: GamersGate, Impulse, Steam and Direct2Drive.

Argos Naval Yard is an expansion to Sword of the Stars and requires previously released expansions or Sword of the Stars Ultimate Collection. Argos Naval Yard will provide players with:

19 new technologies, including Advanced Drones, Overthrusters, two new Satellite designs, defensive Interceptor micro-missiles, and Polarized Plasmatics, unlocking a new weapon type
Over 75 new ship sections to build
10 new weapons, including the new inertial cannons, Kelvinic torpedoes, and the fearsome Rail Cannon
3 New Scenarios
Single Player / Multi-player with co-op scenario maps

Sword of the Stars: Argos Naval Yard is available on GamersGate, Impulse, Steam and Direct2Drive for a SRP of 7.49, $8.99 and 6.99.

About Paradox Interactive
Since 1999, Paradox Interactive has been a leading developer and publisher of PC-based strategy games. World-renowned for its strategy stable, the company holds a particularly strong presence in the United States and Europe. Its steadily-growing portfolio includes original titles such as the critically acclaimed Europa Universalis and Hearts of Iron franchises, as well as the titles Penumbra: Black Plague, Supreme Ruler 2020, and the greatly-anticipated Majesty 2 -- The Fantasy Kingdom Sim.

About Kerberos Productions
Kerberos Productions is a gathering of experienced video game developers, with over 40 years of collective experience, based in Vancouver, BC, Canada. Before forming their own company, and establishing the Sword of the Stars series, the team was responsible in the development of both Homeworld: Cataclysm for Sierra and Treasure Planet: Battle at Procyon for Disney Interactive. Team members have also worked on over a dozen hit games, including Homeworld, Ground Control, Team Fortress, and Counterstrike. With a reputation of applying their experience towards a high standard of PC games, Kerberos is a unified group of industry veterans who don't just make video games, but play and understand games.