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  Distant Worlds: Return of the Shakturi Gets an Update!
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12/24/2012
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

For Immediate Release

For inquiries, please contact:

Scott Parrino

press@matrixgames.com

 

Arlington, VT, December 21, 2012 – Matrix Games ( www.matrixgames.com) and Code Force ( www.codeforce.co.nz) are happy to announce the release of the v1.5.0.11 update for the space strategy game Distant Worlds: Return of the Shakturi , the first expansion in the award-winning Distant Worlds series.

The v1.5.0.11 update incorporates all the bug fixes and performance improvements from Distant Worlds: Legends, allowing for a better gameplay experience. A crash experienced by German players was also fixed.

To get the update, run “Check for Update” via the game menu or get it from the download page. The update is comprehensive and will bring all versions of Distant Worlds: Return of the Shakturi to version 1.5.0.11 and only works with Return of the Shakturi. Don’t forget that the Distant Worlds series is part of our Holiday Sale; save 35% on Distant Worlds and 36% on the expansions Return of the Shakturi and Legends until January 14, 2013!

For more information on Distant Worlds: Return of the Shakturi, visit the official product page on the Matrix Games website. Please note that Distant Worlds: Return of the Shakturi is an expansion, and REQUIRES ownership of the Distant Worlds game.

Matrix Games is part of the Slitherine Group

About the Slitherine Group

The Slitherine Group is the world’s leading producer and publisher of digital wargames and strategy games. Under the Slitherine ( www.slitherine.com), Matrix Games ( www.matrixgames.com) and Ageod ( www.ageod.com) brands it has published literally hundreds of games, with many award-winning titles in its portfolio and spanning all digital platforms, from home consoles to modern Smartphone’s and Tablets. Slitherine is also involved with book publishing, board gaming and works with a wide array of key licensing partners, such as HISTORY®, MILITARY HISTORY®, Horrible Histories™, Showtime, BBC, Osprey, Scholastic, Buzz Aldrin Enterprises and many others to deliver the best blend of historical accuracy in an exciting and entertaining way. Together the Group companies form the world’s largest organization specializing in this important and vibrant niche. The Slitherine Group’s mission over the coming years is to lead the way in innovation and growth in an ever expanding segment of the entertainment industry.

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Press Materials:

All press materials are available from the Slitherine Group Press Media Area or by contacting press@matrixgames.com.

 
 
   
   
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