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  Legions of Steel is back!
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03/27/2014
 


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

For Immediate Release

Epsom, UK – March 27, 2014.

Fans of Legions of Steel - a boardgame designed by Clark Browning, Marco Pecota and Derrick Villeneuve – the French developers from Studio Nyx ( www.studio-nyx.com) are working on reviving the eternal war between the Empire of the Machines and the factions from the Milky Way.

The Slitherine Group and Studio Nyx are now combining their efforts to develop a new game under the official Legions of Steel license. This adaptation for iOS and Android devices, will feature gameplay that both capture the essence of the original boardgame, and delivers the standards expected by modern gamers.

The team behind this project consists of veterans of the game industry. Sharing a passion for Legions of Steel they are fully committed to making a vibrant tribute to the series with this digital adaptation.

Soon players will be able to take command of Human and Machine squads during intense battles in solo and multiplayer modes. So stay tuned as we are likely to unveil more assets and information in the upcoming weeks!

Our tablet catalogue continues to grow”, said JD McNeil Chairman of the Slitherine Group. “ This new partnership with Studio Nyx builds on our strategy of expanding the number of quality games that we are releasing for portable platforms, aimed specifically at our dedicated audience. It also displays our commitment in helping our developers to deliver their very ambitious projects to the market and supporting them throughout the development cycle to create these very unique games”.

Slitherine 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®, Games Workshop®, 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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