Wednesday, February 02, 2011
Kalypso Media and bitComposer Games Announce "Jagged Alliance: Back in Action"
- "Jagged Alliance 2: Reloaded" becomes "Jagged Alliance: Back in Action" – set for a Q4 release -
Eschborn/Worms, 02. Februar 2011: Kalypso Media and bitComposer Games today are pleased to announce a global distribution and marketing partnership for Jagged Alliance: Back in Action for Windows PC. As part of the agreement, Kalypso Media will publish the game in North America, Asia and English-speaking export countries as well as through its extensive digital distribution channels. bitComposer Games will publish the game in all other European countries, including Russia and Poland.
Jagged Alliance: Back in Action revives the top-selling Jagged Alliance series of mercenary-themed strategy games with significant updates to visuals and gameplay. Back in Action will showcase a fully updated experience, with modernized gameplay, state-of-the-art graphics and premium production values.
"With Kalypso we have an outstanding publishing partner with extensive experience and direct marketing opportunities, particularly in the digital space and in English-speaking territories," said Wolfgang Duhr, Managing Director of bitComposer Games. "We are very confident, that with such a capable partner, we can fulfill the high expectations associated with the revival of the Jagged Alliance brand."
"We are very pleased to revive and further expand the Jagged Alliance brand -- which is still very popular today -- with our partner, bitComposer Games," said Simon Hellwig, Global Managing Director for the Kalypso Media Group. "More than a decade after the release of the successful second title in the series, the Jagged Alliance brand commands a high level of respect. Together with bitComposer, we will do our utmost to continue the success story."
For more information about Jagged Alliance: Back in Action, please visit www.jaggedalliance.com.