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Sins of a Solar Empire

US PC chart-topper gets a teaser trailer ahead of next month's UK release.

Leicester / Worms, 13th May 2008

Today, Kalypso Media is pleased to release a teaser of the strategy title Sins of a Solar Empire, the best selling USA PC product developed by Ironclad Games. Following tremendous success in the US, having recently reached No.1 in the US PC charts, and critical acclaim from a host of UK games critics, strategy game enthusiasts will welcome the UK release of Sins of a Solar Empire in early June.

This one-minute 70MB teaser shows in-game scenes from the space strategy game, including a spectacular interstellar space attack.

The teaser can be downloaded here:

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!

Sins of a Solar Empire sold approx 100,000 copies over two months following its US release earlier this year. Sins of a Solar Empire will be released in the UK on the 6th June for £29.99. The European retail box will contain an additional bonus of six exclusive maps, a techtree poster and a comprehensive manual.

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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 lineup, including Agon – Lost Sword of Toledo, Imperium Romanum and Theatre Of War.

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