August 26, 2008
EMPIRE INTERACTIVE ANNOUNCES
JAGGED ALLIANCE FOR NINTENDO DS
Award winning franchise returns
to do battle with the evil and treacherous Santino…
Empire Interactive, a wholly owned
subsidiary of Silverstar Holdings, has today confirmed that Jagged Alliance for
the Nintendo DS™ is currently under development with Strategy First Strategy
First Inc. and Cypron Studios and is due for release in 2009.
Jagged Alliance is an explosive
fusion of a role playing game mixed with turn-based tactical combat, allowing
gamers to become fully immersed in their characters. A new generation of gamers
will be invited to liberate the Island of Metavira in the nonlinear game play
that made the 1994 original so popular amongst gamers.
“Jagged Alliance provides an
exciting blend of RPG and turn based action, which has already won fans and
accolades worldwide. The time is right to bring its frenetic battles to Nintendo
DS and allow a brand new audience the experience the exhilarating game play.”
commented, James Spice, VP of Marketing for Empire Interactive.
“Jagged Alliance DS is one of the
many forthcoming highlights in our new release pipeline and this announcement
augments Empire’s commitment to bringing quality titles to a global market,”
said Clive Kabatznik, CEO of Silverstar Holdings. “The title will prove to be a
truly entertaining experience for DS gamers