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First person tower defence title enters closed beta on Steam.

Skövde, Sweden, March 23 2011 – Coffee Stain Studios today announced that their upcoming PC–title Sanctum, is going into closed beta. The beta will be available tomorrow and contain both single and multi-player action. It will be available to anyone that pre-orders the game on Steam for a discounted price. The full version of the game will be released in April.

Look out for the pre-order and Beta events on Steam this week!

About Sanctum

Sanctum is a first person shooter tower defense game where you take the role as Skye, an elite soldier sent out to protect her home town, Elysion One from hordes of mysterious alien creatures.

To succeed you have to construct and upgrade defensive structures. What makes Sanctum unique from other tower defenses is that when the havoc starts, you jump right into the action with your own weapons and play a key role in the defense. Sanctum has taken the best features from first person shooters and tower defense games to create something totally unique.

Key features

-       Experience a brand new mix of genres!

-       Play through beautiful environments with unique strategic possibilities

-       Develop your own strategy and build your custom mazes

-       Team up with a friend in co-op mode!

-       Powered by Unreal Technology, Sanctum is one of the world’s best looking independent developed games!

For the latest information about Sanctum, you can always visit the game page located at or

About Coffee Stain Studios

Coffee Stain Studios, winner of multiple honors in Epic Games’ $1 Million Intel Make Something Unreal Contest, is the developer of the upcoming PC title “Sanctum.” The company was founded in 2010 by a group of devoted and ambitious students from Sweden’s University of Skövde with the goal of forming a company that allows the founders to work with what they love and to create unique, awesome games. During the first months of the company’s existence, Coffee Stain Studios developed the iOS title, “ILove Strawberries,” which was published by Atari, Inc. Since then, its focus has been on “Sanctum.” More information about Coffee Stain Studios and their productions can be found at: or their twitter at


Press Contacts

Anton Westbergh  - CEO

Coffee Stain Studios AB

Johannes Aspeby – Public Relations

Coffee Stain Studios AB  

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