May 19, 2009
SIMBIN STUDIOS TO PUBLISH STORM –
FRONTLINE NATION, A TURN BASED STRATEGY GAME DEVELOPED BY SWEDISH COLOSSAI
SimBin Studios announces that they
will publish the PC game STORM – Frontline Nation, a turned based strategy game
developed by Colossai Studios, a young Swedish development house located in
Skövde, some 60 km from SimBin headquarters in Vara.
“This is a result from a close
cooperation between our companies where the Colossai team has been working on
some of our latest PC titles as consultants. Since we are publishing our PC
titles and has the right connections we decided to help out with the delivery of
their baby, STORM – Frontline Nation”, says Henrik Roos, SimBin Studios CEO.
The contact between the companies
was initiated by Gothia Science Park (GSP), the game incubator located in Skövde
that currently includes eight studios and projects covering everything from
children’s games to games centered on training.
“SimBin is by far the best
established game developer in the neighborhood and we have been in contact in
several areas over the years and I’m very happy to see that this has led up to
this cooperation”, says Per-Arne Lundberg, Business coach, Gothia Science Park.
“Colossai and SimBin have for the
last year and a half worked together on several projects. To further extend the
cooperation into a publishing deal is very exciting. I am confident that SimBins
experience will help STORM-Frontline Nation reach its deserved success”, says
Robert Lazic, Colossai Studios CEO.
STORM – Frontline Nation is set for
a release in the second half of 2009.
About STORM – Frontline Nation used
to get the edge over the competition. Superior tactics decide who remain on the
battlefield. Master both modern strategic warfare and deceptive diplomacy to
turn your country into the Frontline Nation.
STORM – Frontline Nation consists of
one strategic and one tactical gameplay level.
The Strategic level – contains a
view over Europe and North Africa. Here you manage the production and
coordination of armies, as well as diplomatic negotiations, research, and the
execution of story missions.
The Tactical level – is where the
battles take place. It gives the player full control over the military units in
a dynamically created battlefield.
Different terrain types, a dynamic
weather system, fog of war, and customizable units offers an array of tactical
possibilities, making the battle both challenging and intense.