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Sins of a Solar Empire

Arrives in the UK this week, complete with special gate fold box.


Leicester, 20th June 2008

The Games for Windows boxed version arrives on UK shelves this weekend in an exclusive gate fold Limited Edition box….

The strategy title Sins of a Solar Empire, the best selling USA PC product developed by Ironclad Games, hits retail in the UK today. Following tremendous success in the US, having reached No.1 in the US PC charts, and critical acclaim from a host of UK games critics, strategy game enthusiasts in the UK can now get their hands on this epic sci-fi classic.

Sins of a Solar Empire has sold over 100,000 copies over following its US release earlier this year and hit number one in the USA charts. Currently the No.1 game for PC pre-orders on, the European retail box will contain an additional bonus of six exclusive maps, a techtree poster and a comprehensive manual.

The survival of humanity stands on the edge of utter ruin as three powerful factions vie for control of the galaxy. Take command of one of three space-faring races as you work to establish your domination of the galaxy in Sins of a Solar Empire. Fighting for the survival of your entire race against relentless foes, your success will depend entirely on your ability to manage your empire and command your vast fleets of starships to victory. Through a combination of diplomacy, economic skill, cultural influence, and sheer military might you will establish order over your corner of the galaxy!

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Sins of a Solar Empire will be released in the UK on the 20th June for £29.99

Sins of a Solar Empire. Real – time strategy. Unrivalled scale.


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About Kalypso Media

Kalypso Media UK Ltd, with headquarters in Leicester, is a dedicated publisher and distributor of full price, mid-range and budget computer games in the UK, Europe, Middle East, Africa, Far East and Australasia. Originally founded in Germany in 2006 by industry veterans, Kalypso Media opened its UK office in August 2007. The fledgling publisher has a number of carefully selected PC titles across the lifestyle, strategy and action genres in its line-up, including Agon – Lost Sword of Toledo, Imperium Romanum and Theatre Of War.

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