NEW YORK, May 24, 2012 – Acclaimed as one of the best strategy games of recent years, Paradox Interactive are pleased to announce the release today of Crusader Kings II on Mac.
Eight years after the much loved original, Crusader Kings II is the long awaited sequel to Crusader Kings, developed by the acclaimed team behind the Europa Universalis, Hearts of Iron and Victoria series. A game of choice and a reflection of each player’s personal morality, how will you play this very personal game of Strategy? Rule with an iron fist oppressing your population through fear? Perhaps lead your kingdom through respect and benevolence, instilling loyalty in your subjects instead? Or maybe marry your way to power. These are the weighty decisions that await you in your quest for influence and territorial domination.
Crusader Kings II explores one of the defining eras in world history, covering the volatile period of the 11th to 15th century, in an experience crafted by the masters of Grand Strategy. Medieval Europe is brought to life in this epic title rife with rich strategic and tactical depth.
The strategy/RPG Crusader Kings II for Mac* and PC is available via all major distribution platforms and selected retails outlets with a suggested retail price of $39.99. http://www.crusaderkings.com/buy
About Crusader Kings II
Created by the development team behind the Europa Universalis, Hearts of Iron and the Victoria series, Crusader Kings II offers players a rich historical tapestry to weave their story. A beleaguered king will always have friends to support him. But beware, as your rule and realm may find trouble when a loyal vassal becomes a bitter rival. Stand ready, increase your prestige, and listen to the world whisper your name in awe. Do you have what it takes to become a Crusader King?
About Paradox Development Studio
Paradox Development Studio has been a leading global developer of PC-based strategy games since 1995. The studio was one of the first to coin the term "Grand Strategy" and is the creative force behind succesful franchices like Svea Rike, Europa Universalis, Hearts of Iron, Victoria, Crusader Kings & Sengoku. Relatively small in size but with a reach spanning the entire globe, the Stockholm based studio aims to provide deep and challenging games with hours of gameplay to a continuously growing community of 400,000+ members.
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