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Star Hammer Tactics

Turn-based battles coming to Xbox LIVE Indie Games.

For Immediate Release

PERTH, AUSTRALIA - January 6, 2010 - Black Lab Games is pleased to announce a new game in the Star Hammer series, Star Hammer Tactics, is in development and slated for release in early 2010 for the Xbox 360 via Xbox Live Indie Games.

Star Hammer Tactics is a fast-paced turn-based game of tactical space battles that anyone can learn to play in minutes. In the single-player campaign mode, players will assume the role of a naval strike group commander as they defend the planet Novus from the marauding alien menace known as the Nautilids. Alternately, challenge a friend to a duel to the death in the local multiplayer mode - customize your fleet, then compete for glory and bragging rights!

Featuring a rule set that is deliberately simple whilst still allowing for maximum strategic depth, Star Hammer Tactics is sure to engage and entertain gamers of all persuasions. Achieve victory by outwitting your opponents, and then blasting them to little pieces!

More details, including the latest screenshots and video are available from the Star Hammer web site by visiting

About Black Lab Games

Black Lab Games is a boutique game development studio specializing in modern downloadable games with a hint of nostalgic flavor. Headquartered in the city of Perth, Western Australia, the company was established in 2008, and began active development of it's first title, the episodic Star Hammer action series, in early 2009. For more information about Black Lab Games, please visit

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