today announced that X2: The Threat
, by German development team Egosoft
has gone Gold and will be released in UK on 6th February 2004. Sequel to the classic space trading / combat PCCD game X Beyond The Frontier
, X2 has been in development for over two years. Read the press release for more details and check out the rolling demo
if you haven't done so yet.
X?: The Threat - UK Release Goes GOLD
BASINGSTOKE, England (December 19th, 2003) - DEEP SILVER is pleased to announce that X?: THE THREAT, by German development team EGOSOFT has gone GOLD in anticipation for its 6th February 2004 UK release date. Sequel to the classic space trading / combat PCCD game X BEYOND THE FRONTIER, X? has been in development for over two years.
The game has received many positive previews from specialist press, who have had the opportunity to view the game during its development:
"From what we've seen, X? looks even better than FreeLancer" "21st Century Elite" - PC ZONE
"Don't look far off Babylon 5 level TV special effects. That is not entirely hype!" - SFX
"Put simply, X? looks like it's going to smash the space combat genre into pieces." - PC Extreme
"It's a beautiful looking game with a stunning amount of content and some really great ideas in the game design.." - Eurogamer
"EGOSOFT look likely to deliver the finest space-simulator since ELITE, X?: THE THREAT is breathtaking .." - Total Video Games
Exclusively published by and distributed in the UK, Germany, France, Switzerland, Austria, Republic of Ireland, Italy and French speaking Belgium by KOCH Media, X?: THE THREAT from EGOSOFT is launched on Windows PC at Ã‚Â£34.99 SRP (UK) on 6th February 2004.