Paradox Interactive Announces King Arthur II

By Paradox Interactive, PRNE
Thursday, January 13, 2011

When the Greatest Tale of Chivalry Ends, the Nightmare Begins

NEW YORK, January 14, 2011 - Paradox Interactive and Neocore Games today announced that development
for King Arthur II is underway. Critically praised by reviewers and gamers
alike, King Arthur was received as one of the biggest surprises to emerge on
the gaming scene in 2009. The Fantasy/Role-playing RTS returns in a sequel
set to push the boundaries of the genre even further.

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King Arthur II will feature a new and dark fantasy setting. No longer a
valiant ruler, King Arthur is now the Maimed King trying to mend a land
almost beyond repair in a stunning new plot. More heroic, large scale battles
with bigger armies are at reach to defeat more powerful foes. Intense boss
fights never seen before promise to pit hero's forces against unique and
terrifying enemies. A new wide range of camera control options, revised
animations and an extensive tutorial will provide for the ultimate gaming

"We are excited to begin King Arthur II with the Paradox publishing
team," said Zoltan Pozsonyi, Producer of King Arthur II for Neocore. "We have
every intention of testing the limits in the sequel. With an extraordinary
new plot and insane new battles, our community's expectations will be blown

"We couldn't be more thrilled to add King Arthur II to our lineup of
exceptional upcoming titles. From the early development that has taken place,
we know this newest title will more than live up to its predecessor," said
Fredrik Wester, CEO of Paradox Interactive.

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About Neocore Games

Founded in 2005, Neocore Games aims to develop high quality products.
Developers of Crusaders: Thy Kingdom Come and King Arthur: The
Role-Playing Wargame, Neocore Games utilizes its Coretech 3D engine to offer
stable and strong technology to deliver the best in-game graphics of the
industry. For more on Neocore Games, visit

About Paradox Interactive

Since 1999, Paradox Interactive has been a leading global developer and
publisher of PC-based strategy games. World-renowned for its strategy
catalog, the company holds a particularly strong presence in the United
and Europe. Its steadily-growing portfolio includes originally
developed titles such as the critically acclaimed Europa Universalis,
Crusader Kings, Victoria and the Hearts of Iron franchises, as well as
publishing titles such as the Mount&Blade series, Lionheart: Kings' Crusade,
Majesty 2, Cities in Motion and Magicka. Paradox made an explosive entry onto
consoles during 2010 with the release of Lead and Gold: Gangs of the Wild
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