London, UK, March 29 th 2011 In 2009, Team17s legendary Alien Breed franchise was reborn with a full next-generation makeover. Proving highly popular with the fans, the three titles Impact, Assault and Descent were celebrated for their intense top down combat, thrilling set pieces, co-op action and stunning visuals. Now, Team17 are proud to announce the release of all three titles as a packaged compilation, now available on Steam!
The Alien Breed Trilogy resurrects a much revered franchise with an epic narrative, swarms of intelligent alien enemies, high-impact weaponry and rich environments; all implemented with superb technology in a state-of-the-art gaming experience, developed using Epic Games' Unreal Engine 3. In addition to the thrilling single-player campaign and Survivor modes, the games offer relentless, action-packed, two-player online co-operative battle modes.
"While it was exciting to be in the vanguard of episodically delivered digital titles, there's something great about seeing the Alien BreedTrilogy get released as a collection, says John Dennis, Head of Design at Team17 Software Ltd. Having all three titles in one trilogy package makes for an incredible experience, and if gripping, survival-horror, single and multiplayer action is your thing, then having all three games together totally delivers on that score."
The Alien Breed Trilogy will retail for 16.99/ $22.99/ 20.99. For newcomers eager to begin their journey, Team17 are also offering a further 10% discount on the trilogy for the first week of release so be quick, grab your gear and get blasting, from http://store.steampowered.com/sub/7678
Press kit assets - http://www.team17.com/download/alien_breed_trilogy_steam_release_press_kit.zip
The Alien Breed Trilogy carries the following age ratings:
Alien Breed, recognized as one of the foremost Amiga games ever released, was launched in 1991, developed and published by Team17 Software Ltd. It proved an instant success, with the Special Edition version spending an incredible 33 unbroken weeks at the top of the UK Sales Charts. A sequel was released in 1993 (Alien Breed 2) and a 3D edition, both of which won numerous awards. The well-loved series had lain dormant for 14 years, until December 2009, when it arrived in stunning fashion with the production-heavy 'Alien Breed Evolution' on Xbox 360 LIVE Arcade achieving Christmas No. 2 sales position on Xbox 360 LIVE Arcade.
About Team17 Software Ltd.
Team17 Software Limited (Team 17), celebrated its 20 th anniversary in 2010 and headquartered in West Yorkshire, England, is a leading independent developer and digital publishing company. Founded in 1990, the company develops and publishes interactive software worldwide for digital game systems, personal computers, wireless devices and the Internet. More information about Team17 products can be found at www.team17.com.
About the Unreal Engine.
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