Saddle Up as Mount & Blade: Warband Pre-orders Begin

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:

http://www.mountandbladewarband.com/buy
.

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:


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dVCkz2e9Bz4

Mount & Blade: Warband Game
Features:

  • Multiplayer battles with up to 64
    players. Multiplayer modes include Deathmatch, Team Deathmatch, Capture the
    Flag, Conquest, Battle, and Siege.

  • Graphical overhaul:
    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.

For more information visit:

www.mountandbladewarband.com
and

www.paradoxplaza.com/games/mount-blade-warband
.