Majesty 2 – The Fantasy Kingdom Sim announced

April 18, 2008

Majesty 2 – The Fantasy Kingdom
Sim announced

A legend returns…

Globally renowned publisher Paradox
Interactive, is proud to announce that, having acquired the license for the much
loved Majesty brand, will be releasing a long hoped for sequel in 2009.

Majesty 2 – The Fantasy Kingdom Sim
will focus on reinventing many aspects of the original game, updating the
franchise for the 21st Century. A key element that will permeate the game is the
charm and humor of the original Majesty.

"This is by far the biggest release
from Paradox to date and it is sure to become one of the most anticipated titles
of 2009", said Fredrik Wester, Executive Vice President for Paradox Interactive.
"Our aim is to release a fantastic game that not only encourages existing fans
to renew their passion for the series, but also to reach out to the broader
gaming community that has grown so much since the original was released", he
continued.

"It’s the height of any developers
dream to work with such a cherished Triple A franchise with so many fans
worldwide and such a unique position in the gaming industry", said Alexey
Kozyrev, CEO 1C:Ino-Co. "As a team we have reached the level of skills and
acknowledgement in the international arena to be worthy of such a task."

Majesty 2 – The Fantasy Kindom
Sim
is scheduled for release during Q1 2009 for the PC platform.

About Majesty 2 – The Fantasy
Kingdom Sim Majesty the game has sold millions of copies worldwide and made true
believers out of a whole generation of RTS gamers. Paradox Interactive and
1C:Ino-Co studios are now teaming up for the sequel in this beloved series and
promises to take the wishes of existing and future fans into consideration.

Majesty 2 – The Fantasy Kingdom Sim
will follow closely in the footsteps of the original game as well as bringing
all key elements up to date. The charm and humor that made fans out millions of
gamers worldwide will remain at the core of the title along with the indirect
control aspect of the game.