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Roswell, GA, Friday 3rd September 2010: Today Tripwire Interactive is proud to release the first trailer for their upcoming game Red Orchestra: Heroes of Stalingrad. This first teaser trailer gives everyone a glimpse of the brutal and exciting combat featured in the game. The trailer also showcases the “Big” reveal of the feature fans have been chomping at the bit to know about – tanks. With an unprecedented level of functionality and immersion the game will set the standard for tank combat in FPS games for years to come. Here are some highlights about the vehicles:
- Immersive and robust first person tanking experience with a fully modeled 3d interior authentically recreated
- Never fight alone – with a fully functional and animated AI tank crew you never have to fight alone again
- Advanced functionality and interaction – a near simulation level of functionality streamlined for FPS players
- Multiple crewable positions including commander, main gunner, driver, and hull mg gunner – take direct control of any position you want, and the AI crew will handle the rest.
- Expanded damage system with full armor penetration system and internal component and crew damage
Take a look at the trailer and see what else you can spot! For more information on the game, head to www.heroesofstalingrad.com.
About Tripwire Interactive
Based in Roswell, GA, Tripwire Interactive is an entertainment software developer and publisher founded in 2005 by the award-winning mod team and winners of the 2004 edition of the “$1,000,000 Make Something Unreal” competition. Released in early 2006, Tripwire Interactive’s debut retail title Red Orchestra: Ostfront 41-45 achieved both critical and commercial success garnering several awards including “Multiplayer Game of the Year” and “FPS of the Year” for 2006. Killing Floor, Tripwire’s second title, jumped straight to the top of the Steam best-seller list and instantly became one of the top-ten most played FPS games in the world. With some of the most-played PC multiplayer games on the market and over 1 million units sold on PC, Tripwire Interactive have proven that with hard work, determination and great distribution partners, independent game developers can still make a big splash in the games industry. And if that wasn’t enough, in 2010, Tripwire is publishing Zeno Clash, The Ball, and Dwarfs, bringing more independent developers’ products to the world. For more information visit Tripwire Interactive’s website at www.tripwireinteractive.com.
Today Tripwire Interactive is proud to announce the release of the first trailer for Red Orchestra: Heroes of Stalingrad. We’ve partnered with Gametrailers.com to give you this exclusive first look at ROHOS. This first teaser trailer gives everyone a glimpse of the brutal and exciting combat featured in the game. The trailer also features the “Big” reveal of the feature fans have been chomping at the bit to know about – tanks. With an unprecedented level of functionality and immersion the game will set the standard for tank combat in FPS games for years to come.
This is it, the day that many of you have been waiting a very long time for. Our good friends over at Rock Paper Shotgun are running an exclusive story with the first details on vehicles in Red Orchestra: Heroes of Stalingrad. Head on over there to get all of the dirt on the most amazing tanking system you’ve ever seen in a game and to check out their exclusive screenshots while you are there.
Link to the story for you: CLICK HERE
Following up from the various “shaky-cam” footage you have seen of Heroes from GamesCom, GameTrailers now have their own footage up on the site. And this one was filmed with a good camera, on a tripod – so the video is available over at GameTrailers in HD. Go take a look – CLICK HERE.
Our thanks to everyone at 1C for organizing everything for us – a great time was had by all, it seems. John and the crew spent a huge amount of time with the press, demoing “Heroes” and answering questions. So everyone can find the news that is fit to print, here is a list of the web publications to date. If we have missed any, please let us know and we’ll add them in – we may well have missed some in other languages.
- PC Gamer: click
- Game Informer: click
- Strategy Informer: click
- 4Players: click
- Jeux Video PC: click
- Gram.pl: click
- Rock Paper Shotgun: click
- 4Gamer.net: click
- GamersGlobal.de: click
- GameGuide.nl: click
- Gamers’ Daily News: click
- Gamers.fr: click
- And the RO Ladder interview with John Gibson: http://www.roladder.net/
And now, we’re busy getting ready for PAX – if you are going, we’ll be there with more news of Heroes, plus The Ball and Dwarfs playable on the stand. See us at Booth 3646!