March 23, 2010
Saddle Up as Mount & Blade:
Warband Pre-orders Begin
Pre-order marks the start of the
single player Beta
Take the reins and prepare for
all-new equestrian warfare with the opening of the pre-order for Mount & Blade:
Warband, the upcoming sequel to the beloved Mount & Blade from Paradox
Interactive. Gamers who pre-order Mount & Blade: Warband will gain immediate
access to the single and multiplayer beta.
Mount & Blade: Warband is available
for pre-order via participating retailers:
Developed by TaleWorlds, Mount &
Blade: Warband adds multiplayer battles for the very first time, as well as a
new campaign and complete graphical overhaul. Both on foot or mounted upon wild
stallions, the bloodthirsty fight for the throne of Calradia rocks medieval
battlegrounds once again on March 30th in North America and via digital
retailers. Other regions will follow shortly thereafter.
View footage that highlights
new single-player aspects in a newly released trailer for Mount & Blade Warband:
Mount & Blade: Warband Game
Multiplayer battles with up to 64
players. Multiplayer modes include Deathmatch, Team Deathmatch, Capture the
Flag, Conquest, Battle, and Siege.
State-of-the-art rendering technologies combine with a more informative
interface, allowing new and advanced players alike to enjoy an unprecedented
level of immersion.
Seek adventure alone, or recruit
and train an army fit for a king. You and your companions will gain experience
and skills while your soldiers evolve into a deadly fighting force.
New campaign allows you to become
the ruler of a faction and convince lords to become your vassals.
New ability to marry a lady of the
realm for romance or cold political gain. Try to win a lady’s heart through
poetry or bravery.