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Haarlem, The Netherlands - 21 August 2013
– Indie videogames developer Amplitude Studios
made quite a splash last year with their first title
(PC/Mac). The hugely popular 4x space strategy game launched
on Steam in July 2012 selling around half a million units in its
first year, while garnering critical acclaim, marking an
excellent debut for the Paris outfit.
Since the 2012 release, the studio has not only worked on
with 4 free add-ons and an official expansion, but has
also worked behind closed doors on new games set within the
‘Endless’ universe - the recently announced Dungeon of
the Endless and in particular, their largest scale project to date:
the 4x fantasy strategy game
As was the case with Endless Space, Iceberg Interactive will
fulfil the publisher role for the game, taking care of all sales
channels (both retail and digital) except Steam (which Amplitude
does itself) and assisting with PR & Marketing.
is currently in development and is slotted for a Spring 2014
Creating a fantasy 4X game was a dream for all of us at
Amplitude. The success of Endless Space and the support of our
community have allowed to make this dream come true”,
comments Mathieu Girard, CEO of Amplitude Studios. “
With respect towards great games released before us, we intend
to set a new benchmark in creating a rich, immersive, thrilling,
and accessible 4X strategy game in a new fantasy
setting”, he adds.
Erik Schreuder, CEO at Iceberg Interactive says: “
4x strategy remains a key genre for us, whether set in a sci-fi
or fantasy setting. We’re very excited to continue our
co-operation with Amplitude Studios and are certain that Endless
Legend will be another flagship title, when it releases in
Developer Amplitude Studios released an exclusive first batch of
screenshots, showing fans of the genre and its community some first
glances into the world of Endless Legend. Follow Endless
Legend’s development via its official website and blog on
Another sunrise, another day of toil. Food must be grown,
industries built, science and magic advanced, and wealth collected.
Urgency drives these simple efforts, however, for your planet holds
a history of unexplained apocalypse, and the winter you just
survived was the worst on record. A fact that has also been true
for the previous five.
As you discover the lost secrets of your world and the mysteries
of the legends and ruins that exist as much in reality as in rumor,
you will come to see that you are not alone. Other peoples also
struggle to survive, to grow, and perhaps even to conquer.
You have a city, a loyal populace, and a few troops; your power
and magic should be sufficient to keep them alive. But beyond that,
nothing is certain… Where will you go, what will you find,
and how will you react? Will your trail be one of roses, or of
- Explore legendary lands with one of the eight civilizations
available both in single and multiplayer, as you adventure through
seasons, striving to discover the secrets of Auriga.
- Expand beyond the unknown and send your heroes in every corner
of the world to find mysterious artifacts to equip your troops, and
assimilate powerful minor factions which will help you overwhelm
- Exploit every opportunity by researching new technologies and
magical powers while collecting Dust, luxuries and strategic
resources tradable on the marketplace.
- Exterminate fools who defy you with a genuine combat system
where terrain and your unit abilities are key to take the advantage
over the enemy armies.
About Amplitude Studios
Amplitude Studios is an independent gathering of experienced
video game lovers (and developers) with a single goal: create the
best strategy games! Based in Paris, the studio boasts an
international team that has worked all over the world. Developer
credits include franchises such as Battlefield, Rayman, XIII,
R.U.S.E., Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter, Call of Juarez, Might
& Magic Heroes, Might & Magic Clash of Heroes, and others.
Working closely for years with communities of players to share,
discuss or compare ideas, the whole team has the dream of bringing
the idea of GAMES 2 GETHER one step further. Help us accomplish our
goal to bring a brand new way for players around the world to
participate in the creation of a video game! Read more at
About Iceberg Interactive:
Iceberg Interactive (
http://www.iceberg-games.com ) is an independent
video game publisher founded in 2009 by an international group of
games industry veterans and is located in Haarlem, The Netherlands.
While keeping its roots in the European retail games market,
Iceberg has rapidly increased its focus towards the global digital
games market, by building strong direct relationships with dozens
of Game Portals. Staffed with avid gamers, Iceberg works closely
with an international assembly of game developers, both midsize and
indie. With a distinct focus on the strategy, action, simulation
and adventure game genres, the company has garnered attention with
acclaimed releases including Killing Floor, Wings of Prey, APB
Reloaded and Endless Space among its 50+ game arsenal - with more
promising games in the pipeline.
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