Supreme Commander 2 Release Date Confirmed

November 19, 2009


Square Enix Reveals Street Dates for PC and Xbox 360
Versions of Upcoming Real-Time Strategy Game

Square Enix, Inc., the publisher of Square Enix® interactive
entertainment products in North America, announced today that SUPREME COMMANDER®
2, created by critically-acclaimed developer Gas Powered Games, will be
available on PC-DVD March 2, 2010 and on the Xbox 360® video game and
entertainment system from Microsoft on March 16, 2010.

SUPREME COMMANDER 2 is the next installment in the
award-winning SUPREME COMMANDER franchise, set 25 years further into the future.
Featuring numerous game enhancements, an in-depth campaign mode, online
multiplayer and a unique storyline, the game represents a new dimension in RTS

Boasting intense battles on a massive scale, players will wage
war, creating enormous customizable armies and experimental war machines that
can change the balance of power at any given moment. Assume the role of one of
the three enigmatic commanders, each representing a unique faction with a rich
story that brings a new level of emotional connection to the RTS genre.

"The partnership with Square Enix has been a highlight of my
career," said Chris Taylor, Founder and Creative Director of Gas Powered Games.
"I couldn’t be more proud of what the team has accomplished, as the game has
continually exceeded all of my expectations throughout its development."

“Supreme Commander 2 is a shining example of our strategic
partnership with Gas Powered Games,” said John Yamamoto, president and chief
executive officer of Square Enix, Inc. “Square Enix’s expertise in character
development and storytelling, combined with the real-time strategy experience of
the creative talent at Gas Powered Games, promises to deliver a feature-rich
product that we hope gamers from around the globe will enjoy.”



Set 25 years after the end of the Infinite War, SUPREME
COMMANDER 2 starts with the galaxy reeling from the recent assassination of the
newly elected president of the fragile Colonial Defense Coalition. The members
of the Coalition – the United Earth Federation, The Illuminate and the Cybran
Nation –blame each other, and the early rumbles of war can be heard throughout
the galaxy.


Take on the role of three enigmatic commanders; former friends
from each of the unique factions — The United Earth Federation (UEF), The
Illuminate and the Cybran Nation — who get dragged into a conflict of galactic

Explore a rich, character-driven single-player game which
spans over 18 missions and delivers a new level of emotional connection to the
RTS genre, or take the battle online for an exhilarating multi-player experience

Fight action-packed battles on a massive scale, waging war
with enormous land, air and naval units in visually spectacular environments,
brought to life by all-new rendering technology and a true evolution of RTS
controls on both platforms

Upgrade and customize armies with new weapons and technology
and deploy them instantly on the battlefield, turning a base-level tank into a
high-powered, multi-barreled, anti-aircraft-sporting multipurpose battle unit

Deploy wild experimental war machines that can change the
balance of power at any given moment. Experience a streamlined economy and
redesigned UI that put the focus squarely on combat, battlefield tactics and
high-level strategic decision making, and give improved player feedback in
Strategic Zoom view