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Jagex, Europe’s largest independent games studio, today
unveiled the latest DLC for their popular creative shooter, Ace of
Launching later today for free, the Classic Mode DLC seeks to
evoke memories of the alpha build of Ace of Spades by incorporating
many popular elements from the original version of the game.
Classic Mode features a host of gameplay features, maps and
experiences based on the classic version of the game. Styled in the
theme of the two World Wars, the DLC offers players the chance to
capitalise on the slower pace of gameplay to show off their
tactical strategies. Armed with a range of basic weapons,
players will take on the Capture the Flag game mode reminiscent of
the original Ace of Spades alpha and be able to choose from as a
selction of new maps designed specifically with Classic Mode in
mind, one of which has been designed by the Ace of Spades
The full details of the Classic Mode free DLC are:
Classic Specific Class
Deuce Character Class – An updated version of the single
character class which featured in the Classic version of the
5 new battle maps including a community created map.
In a nostalgic nod to the original game, the Classic Mode DLC
brings back classic game modes and the trench warfare theme.
New Strategy Focus
Slower gameplay and manoeuvrability gives tactical strategists a
chance to shine and beat their opponents into submission.
Since its launch on Steam last month, Ace of Spades has firmly
cemented itself as one of the most popular Steam titles, featuring
in the top 3 games under £7 since launch and has enjoyed over
3 weeks in the global top 10 list.
Ace of Spades is available to download on Steam for
About Ace of Spades
Ace of Spades is the latest title from the multi-awarding UK
studio behind the leading free-to-play browser MMO RuneScape.com,
the recently announced Facebook racer Carnage Racing, and the
eagerly anticipated Transformers Universe.
Ace of Spades is the first-person shooter that lets you create
your battleground, destroy it, then create it again. Up to 32
players choose from 4 unique classes and jump into team-based,
multiplayer mayhem across an endlessly evolving battlefield, to
construct, destruct and take out the opposition.
The game is available from steam now and costs just
www.AceofSpades.com for more information.
Jagex is a multi-award winning online games developer based in
Cambridge, England. Jagex specialises in the development of high
quality browser-based games with supporting platform and
technology. Jagex is also the largest independent games developer
and publisher in the UK.
Jagex has a long-standing reputation for creating the world's
best online games and for developing hugely popular, high quality,
accessible, free-to-play games and for providing an unbeatable
community experience for millions of players around the world.
Jagex has developed and self-published over 40 online titles,
including the world's most popular free multiplayer online game,