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  Tug-of-war pixel carnage Warpips receives three new maps, new units and more in first Reinforcements update
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[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press.]

Hamburg, Germany, June 21st 2021 - Publisher Daedalic Entertainment and developer Skirmish Mode Games are pleased to announce that their tug-of-war strategy game Warpips is receiving its first major content update, alongside a roadmap detailing additional, upcoming content. The addictive pixelated warfare title launched successfully into Steam Early Access on April 29th.


Roadmap | New Reaction Trailer

Press Kit can be found here.

Request Early Access preview code here 

In Warpips, players assemble an army of vehicles and infantry and send them into explosive, physics-based battles. The new update adds three new maps to the game, giving the players the opportunity to fight it out in a gas station, a canyon and a fortress. Players can also look forward to night time maps. To ensure even more strategic options, the new update also adds a variety of new units with new skills and armament. You can now field the Gas Pip, Howitzers, the Super Rocket and TOW missile emplacements into battle, accompanied by new music tracks. Personalize your army with more colour options and also adjust the color scheme of your enemies, on top of various quality of life improvements. 


This update is only the beginning of exciting new content for the players, the new and updated roadmap promises a variety of maps, modes and units for players to enjoy in the Early Access period.


Warpips is the ultimate quick-to-learn but amazingly deep tug-of-war strategy game. Deploy the right composition of soldiers, tanks, helicopters and planes in this tight mechanical strategy-focused combat game. Research the right units, create infinite strategic combinations and call down airstrikes to defeat the enemy. Battles are randomly generated bringing unlimited replayability that is different each time you play!


More information can be found on Warpips’s steam page. Press assets are available here.




For further information for UK, Italy and Australia, please contact:

Mark Allen - Renaissance PR

[email protected] +44 (0) 7884 408 973


Stefano Petrullo - Renaissance PR

[email protected] +44 (0) 7828 692 315


About Daedalic (Publisher)

Daedalic Entertainment publishes and develops high-quality games for all platforms. The company has a diverse line-up of high-quality titles, including classic adventures, RPGs, and strategy and multiplayer games. With over 50 employees, Daedalic is currently developing a new line-up of innovative games across consoles, PC and mobile platforms.

Based in Hamburg, Germany, Daedalic is one of Europe’s most acclaimed publishers and developers. With a total of 32 awards in the German Developers Award (including multiple accolades for 'Studio of the Year') and 12 German Computer Game Awards for genre-defining games such as Deponia, Edna & Harvey, Silence, Shadow Tactics: Blades of the Shogun, Ken Follett's The Pillars of the Earth, The Long Journey Home, and State of Mind, Daedalic is a record holder for the two most prestigious game awards in Germany.

Daedalic is currently developing the AAA title The Lord of the Rings – Gollum. The action-adventure that tells the story of Gollum from a perspective never witnessed before in any storytelling media, all the while staying faithful to the legendary books of J.R.R. Tolkien.

About Skirmish Mode Games

Skirmish Mode Games is comprised of a core team of seasoned game developers. Most notably the team have all worked on Subnautica and Subnautica: Below Zero as well as other titles ranging from Halo Wars, Alien Isolation, Wildstar and more. With a solid background in high-fidelity AAA games, the team turns to creating smaller but highly-polished focused experiences with an emphasis on mechanics and gameplay.