[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press.]
ALKMAAR, THE NETHERLANDS, June 18, 2021 – The first two games in the authentic WW1 Game Series are out now on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S! To celebrate, M2H & Blackmill Games have made the games free to play on Xbox Series X|S & Xbox One, PlayStation 5 & 4, and PC this weekend - June 17-20!
There will also be 60% discounts on both titles during and/or following the free weekend, so if people like what they play they can buy the games to keep.
Watch the free weekend announcement trailer here: https://youtu.be/uJyWIapNe_w
Storm onto WW1 battlefields for free this weekend
The free weekend celebrates the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S releases, and allows players to try everything Verdun and Tannenberg have to offer – no features or content are restricted. From ferocious trench warfare in the Western Front with Verdun, to the sweeping maneuver warfare between Russia and Germany in Tannenberg, there’s a lot to see.
A third game is coming: Isonzo
The free weekend is a great opportunity for players to get to know the series and its commitment to authenticity before the release of the upcoming third entry in the WW1 Game Series: Isonzo.
Isonzo will introduce players to high-altitude Alpine warfare in Northeast Italy. It builds on the rock solid and authentic base of the WW1 Game Series, taking the intensity of Verdun and combining it with the scale of Tannenberg. It breaks new ground in the Alps with a complete feature overhaul - including a brand new historically driven game mode - to take the series to the next level and immerse players like never before!
Available to wishlist now on Steam, PlayStation and soon Xbox.
About the WW1 Game Series and the developers
Two companies with a shared vision: M2H and Blackmill Games started working together on the first entry in the WW1 Game Series: the authentic squad-based WW1 FPS game Verdun.
Verdun led the way for authentic WW1 action with close-quarters trench warfare, Tannenberg expanded the experience with maneuver warfare in Russia and Isonzo is taking it to the next level with high-altitude combat in the Alps! The WW1 Game Series throws players into intense warfare inspired by the chaos and fury of iconic battles from the First World War. The newest title is Isonzo, set on the Italian Front and expected to release later this year/begin next year. As the series is closing in on 2 million copies sold, this novel and underserved setting has proven popular with the gaming community!
Official website: https://www.WW1GameSeries.com/
Steam store page: https://store.steampowered.com/bundle/5227/WW1_Game_Series/
PlayStation Store: https://store.playstation.com/en-us/product/UP1676-CUSA16661_00-1809633238285526
Microsoft Store: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/p/ww1-game-series-bundle/9n25j5tjlcpk
Press kit: https://www.ww1gameseries.com/press-kit/
Bram (Game Drive)
Public Relations WW1 Game Series
E-mail: [email protected]