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  COMMANDOS 2 & PRAETORIANS HD REMASTERS OUT NOW ON PC
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01/24/2020
 


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Classic Pyro Remasters Make Tactical Return to Steam and Kalypso Store

Commandos 2 – HD Remaster assets

Code requests: Keymailer | Email

Store Links: Kalypso Store | Steam

FAQ: Kalypso Blog

Praetorians – HD Remaster assets

Code requests: Keymailer | Email

Store Links: Kalypso Store | Steam

FAQ: Kalypso Blog

 

Bracknell, UK - (24 January, 2020) - Strategy publisher Kalypso Media and developers Yippee! Entertainment and Torus Games today launched Commandos 2 – HD Remaster and Praetorians – HD Remaster. The games can now be purchased individually on Steam (Commandos 2/Praetorians) or as a special double pack via the Kalypso Store. Each title contains a full high-definition refurbishment of its Pyro Studios precursor whilst adding revamped tutorials and campaign missions, controller support, as well as an integrated version of Praetorians – HD Remaster’s multiplayer mode.

The console versions of Commandos 2 – HD Remaster and Praetorians – HD Remaster are set to launch in Spring 2020. To request code, please contact the Kalypso Media PR team or register interest via Keymailer (Commandos 2/Praetorians).

 

Information

Title: Commandos 2  HD Remaster

Platforms: Windows PC, Linux, Mac, PlayStation®4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch

Developer: Yippee! Entertainment

Genre: Real-time Tactics

Release: Out now (Windows PC) Spring 2020 (PlayStation®4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch)

Hashtag: #Commandos2HDR

 

In Commandos 2 – HD Remaster, take control of an elite group of Allied commandos who must venture deep into enemy territory and utilize their combined expertise to complete a series of progressively demanding missions. In this World War II genre-defining classic, explore interactive environments and use unique skill sets to complete missions against seemingly impossible odds.

Features:

 

  • Experience every tutorial and campaign mission revamped in high definition
  • Access authentic WWII vehicles, scenarios and weaponry such as tanks and bazookas
  • 10 missions spanning 9 day/night environments, all with realistic weather effects
  • Steal, climb and swim to accomplish missions within fully interactive environments 
  • Play as an eclectic cast of characters, including Green Beret, Sniper and Whiskey the dog
  • Experiment with skills and approaches in challenging, against-the-odds style gameplay
 

Information

Title: Praetorians HD Remaster

Platforms: Windows PC, PlayStation®4, Xbox One

Developer: Torus Games

Genre: Real-time Tactics

Release: Out now (Windows PC) Spring 2020 (PlayStation®4, Xbox One)

Hashtag: #PraetoriansHDR

 

In Praetorians – HD Remaster, relive the celebrated real-time strategy classic in high definition. Set amidst the political machinations of an emerging Roman Empire, prove a legionnaire's worth on the battlefields of Egypt, the combat theaters of Gaul and the heart of the Empire itself in Italy, in the crusade to become Emperor. Learn to combine units and exploit enemy weaknesses to emerge victorious.

 

Features:

  • Demonstrate militant might with remastered tutorials, campaign and skirmish missions
  • Play solo or head-to-head with fully integrated multiplayer
  • Choose from three armies, each with an assortment of unique strengths and weaknesses
  • Play through 20 campaign missions set in the combat theatres of Egypt, Gaul and Italy
  • Utilise characters and unit types, each with unique abilities and formations
  • Make use of varying terrain to strategically plan battles
  • Engage in fast-paced real-time combat

For more information, please visit www.kalypsomedia.com

 

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About the Kalypso Media Group

Kalypso Media Group GmbH is a fully independent publisher, developer and marketer of interactive entertainment software with 100 employees in 8 locations in Germany, England and the United States, including Kasedo Games, Kalypso Media’s digital-first label, and three development studios - Realmforge Studios (Munich), Gaming Minds Studios (Gütersloh) and a third, as-yet-unnamed studio to be opened in 2020 (Greater Frankfurt area). 

Specializing in developing strategy games for a global audience on all modern platforms, Kalypso Media's IP portfolio includes the full rights to the Tropico series, Commandos, Port Royale, Dungeons, Sudden Strike, and Railway Empire. Kalypso Media’s recent releases are Commandos 2 - HD Remaster and Praetorians - HD Remaster. Upcoming releases include Railway Empire - Nintendo Switch™ Edition, Immortal Realms: Vampire Wars, Spacebase Startopia and Port Royale 4. Kasedo Games’ upcoming titles include Filament, Distant Kingdoms and console versions of Warhammer 40,000: Mechanicus.

More information about the Kalypso Media Group is available at www.kalypsomedia.com.