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9th Company: The Roots Of Terror

Afghanistan-based action RTS launched on Steam with a 20% discount to be had.

December. 3rd, 2009, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Software publisher Strategy First Inc, and Valve Corporation, a developer of leading-edge technology and software announce that “9th Company: The Roots Of Terror” is now available worldwide on Steam®, Valve’s leading platform for digital content distribution and management. Anyone ordering the title between Dec.3, 2009 and Dec.10, 2009 will receive a 20% discount.

“9th Company: The Roots of Terror is an exciting title whose subject matter is relevant to millions of families today.” Said Strategy First Director Emanuel Wall “We feel that this title will offer hundreds of hours of game play while at the same time reminding each of us the sacrifice that many men and women in uniform carry out on a daily basis.

“9th Company: The Roots of Terror” is an action driven Real Time Strategy game based on the actual events that took place during the Soviet Union military campaign in Afghanistan under the Reagan administration.

“9th Company: The Roots of Terror” features include: 

Warfare on two tactical levels: use the area operations map to choose your mission or explore 12 unique and highly detailed tactical maps of Afghanistan.  Stunning 3D graphics and a spectacular physics engine guarantee a one-of-a-kind experience in destroying any mechanized unit or building.  Merit reward and in-combat morale system for every character and advanced hit location system for mechanized units make tactical battles even more realistic.  A complex system of tactical behavior and firepower control for mechanized infantry, assault, reconnaissance and special operations units. More than 80 different unit types.  Nonlinear mission structure.  System of experience gain - the crew now become more and more experienced with every battle. A possibility of forming an elite military unit is available in the requisition screen.

Order “9th Company The Roots Of Terror” http://store.steampowered.com/app/12480/

About Strategy First Inc:

Strategy First Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Silverstar Holdings is a leading developer and worldwide publisher of entertainment software for the PC. Founded in 1990, the Company is well known for its proprietary groundbreaking titles, such as the award winning Disciples, Jagged Alliance and Space Empires series of games, which are under continuing development. Simultaneously, Strategy First continues to publish many of the industry's major titles, winning numerous awards for games such as "Hearts of Iron", and "Galactic Civilizations." Recent offerings include top releases such as "S.C.S. - Dangerous Waters TM" and "Space Empires V." The Company provides a unique alternative for independent developers seeking to market their games to a worldwide audience. www.strategyfirst.com

About Silverstar Holdings:

Silverstar Holdings Ltd., based in Boca Raton, Fla., focuses on electronic game businesses and emerging wireless technologies. The company Canadian-based Strategy First Inc., and owns a stake in Magnolia Broadband, headquartered in Bedminster, N.J.

About Steam:

Steam is a leading platform for the delivery and management of games and digital content, and has pioneered its broadband services to over 20 million customers with core and casual games from today's leading publishers and developers. For more information, please visit www.steamgames.com


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