Espoo, Finland, September 23, 2005 - Nokia, Games Workshop and THQ Wireless will showcase Warhammer 40,000: Glory in Death on the N-Gage platform, at Games Workshops UK Games Day, in Birmingham, United Kingdom this coming Sunday, September 25, 2005. At the same time the online micro-site dedicated to the highly anticipated game will be launched at www.gloryindeath.com.
UK Games Day is Games Workshop's premier tabletop wargaming event in the world. It is their largest promotion and a day designed to highlight the size, splendour and excitement that is the Games Workshop tabletop wargames hobby. This day will give fans of Warhammer 40,000 the opportunity to play an early production version of the Warhammer 40,000 experience on the N-Gage platform. Fans will discover how the game has been authentically transferred to the N-Gage platform, enabling gamers to play war-games in single player, two player Hotseat with one N-Gage game deck, or two player head-to-head via Bluetooth connection and N-Gage Arena, Nokia's global mobile online gaming community.
Timo Toivanen, Games Product Marketing Manager, Games Business Program, Nokia said "The development team behind the production of Warhammer 40,000: Glory in Death are true fans of the intellectual property, and I believe fans of Warhammer 40,000 will have a first hand opportunity to see the care, respect and attention taken on adapting their beloved Universe." Toivanen continues, "The micro-site for the Warhammer 40,000: Glory in Death game for the N-Gage platform is the global shop-window to millions of Warhammer 40,000 fans. Launched today, the site contains a teaser trailer, an exclusive scriptwriter interview and a plethora of information never seen before on the game."
Warhammer 40,000 fans at the UK Games Day will be also able to pick up limited edition Warhammer 40,000: Glory in Death silicone bracelets only available at the N-Gage booth, where fans will be able to see the game in all its glory.
Warhammer 40,000: Glory in Death on the N-Gage platform is expected to take over N-Gage gamers' world in early 2006.
Visit the website at www.gloryindeath.com.
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