93 Games, Ascaron and Cyanide are pleased to present the official trailer for their upcoming cycling game - Pro Cycling Manager / Tour de France 2007 for PC.
In this new trailer, viewers will be treated to an overview of the graphics available in the game as racers zip through the French countryside. This season, developers have worked hard to update the game with the use of modern features such as shaders, shadowing and new textures. The routes, vegetation, and mountains have also been updated to more closely match the various geographical typologies encountered along the actual races. In addition to this, the improvements made to the 3D objects as spectators will run close to you to support your efforts and the crowd will step asides during mountain stages. These features, when combined with the updated gameplay, will give players the feeling of being dropped right into the center of the racing action.
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Pro Cycling Manager 2007 and Pro Cycling 2007 PSP will be released on the 5th July 2007.
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About Ascaron Entertainment
From day one in 1989 Ascaron Entertainment has become one of the leading European "boutique" developers and Publishers of games for the PC. With many successful titles including Patrician, Port Royale, DarkStar One and SACRED.
Ascaron maintains development studios in Berlin, Gutersloh and Aachen (Germany), as well as an international department in Birmingham (UK). Ascaron currently markets its products in more than 40 countries and over 15 languages.
Ascaron Entertainment (UK) is an independent office and is highly regarded on a domestic and global scale. With a professional reputation, full-service product management, and a wealth of experience in the games industry, the UK operation manages the international releases of Ascaron's entire catalogue, whilst also providing a bespoke publishing, sales, PR and marketing function to selected affiliate label partners. Ascaron Entertainment (UK) continues to be responsible for successfully launching titles into the UK market from developers and publishers worldwide. Titles include the popular UFO, Panzers, Cossacks and Blitzkrieg series of games, as well as critically acclaimed hits such as Runaway: The Dream of the Turtle and TrackMania United.
About 93 Games
Founded in 1996, Focus Home Interactive is a French publishing and distribution company based near Paris, France. Known for the diversity, quality and originality of its catalogue, Focus now publishes and distributes many of its titles throughout Europe and also world-wide in both boxed retail and digital distribution formats. The last five years have been very successful for Focus in France, with many of its PC licenses becoming top-sellers. Focus has also published several original titles, including the adventure game Runaway, the renowned Cycling Manager and the much-loved TrackMania. The coming months will be exciting and full of surprises with the release of high-quality games such Blood Bowl, TrackMania United, Loki, Paradise City, Sherlock Holmes: The Awakened and sport games dedicated to major events such as the 32nd America's Cup or the Tour de France.
About Cyanide Studio
Cyanide is a French game development studio, based in the Paris region. It currently employs forty people. The studio is best-known for its sport management games such as the highly successful Cycling Manager series or Pro Rugby Manager, Cyanide broke the mold in the heroic-fantasy universe with its 2004 release of Chaos League. 2007 will be a decisive year for Cyanide as he will release its Action/RPG with Loki, his most important project until then and the studio will also release his first console game with Pro Cycling 2007 on PSP. Finally, the studio is currently working on an adaptation of Game Workshop's legendary "Blood Bowl" board game that will be released at the end of 2008.