Lighthouse Interactive Announces Solid Release Date
September 15, 2008
Solid Release Date And Final Box Shot For WWII Tank Simulation Game Steel Fury: Kharkov 1942
Leading computer game publisher Lighthouse Interactive and developers Discus Games and Graviteam announced today that Steel Fury: Kharkov 1942, their historical detailed tank simulation game, has a solid release date. This PC DVD-ROM game will be available online in the U.S. and Canada early November and will begin hitting stores shelves across European territories on November 7, 2008. Accompanying this press release is the official box shot featuring the famous T-34/76 mod. 1941 tank during a ferocious confrontation.
The events of Steel Fury: Kharkov 1942 are based on a little-known Russian offensive that occurred during May 1942, in which a German counterattack had three Soviet armies surrounded, forcing them to fight their way out of the Barvenkovskiy Kotel ‘meat grinder’.
Lighthouse Interactive is part of SilverBirch Inc.'s (SVB:TSXV) video game division.
Steel Fury: Kharkov 1942 is based on real-life events that took place from May 12 to 28, 1942, which engaged the Red Army in the fight of their lives. During a vicious German counterattack that began on May 17, 1942, three Soviet Armies were surrounded and were forced to fight in what has become known as the “meat grinder." Through the monstrous roar of tanks and military vehicles, and the blaring sounds of war, players will experience bitterness at the loss of their comrades during battle and elation when they are victorious.
- Historical Authenticity: Missions are based on true historical events recreated from archives and photo references, including the interiors and exteriors of vehicles and tactical markings. The player has access to vast battlefields without obstructions from impenetrable forests or other obstacles, allowing them to choose any path available to achieve victory!
- Fear and Fury Filled Missions: Throughout 30 playable missions in three unique single-player campaigns, experience large scale battles with numerous active vehicles.
For more information on Steel Fury: Kharkov 1942, visit the official website at www.steelfury.info