||  

  ||  

Back to News Listing The Slitherine Group will be at SPIEL 2013 ESSEN!

Posted: Thursday, October 17, 2013 by Filippo Chianetta

Type: Press Release

 

We will again be attending the Internationale Spieltage SPIEL2013, Germany’s annual four-day gamer’s fest which takes place from the 24th to the 27th of October in Essen. This is now an annual pilgrimage for the Group.

The group will showcase its latest releases including Ageod’s Civil War IICommand Modern Air/Naval Operation, Flashpoint Campaigns: Red Storm and much more!

Wargamers will find:

  • A special version of the new introductory operational game in the spirit of Panzer General, Germany at War: Barbarossa 1941 fully localized into the German language and released just in time for the event.
     
  • Field of Glory: The Card Game, a quick card game inspired by Slitherine’s tabletop miniatures rules. Players select their units for battle by building a deck of 24 cards, then face their opponents across the battlefield. Care must be taken to choose the correct troop balance as each unit has its own specific strengths and weaknesses.
     
  • The release of World in Flames will be the main item on our schedule, with the World Premier of the digital version at the showOnly 50 exclusive copies of an Early Access version will be available for a few lucky wargamers. They will be the first on the planet to put their hands on this long-awaited digital version of World in Flames, originally created by Australia Design Group (www.a-d-g.com.au). Harry Rowlands the designer of the game will be at the booth Friday afternoon to sign copies of the Game. The game is totally unique and comes as a set of three hardback books enclosing the disc and includes a Ginormous world map. This is a great opportunity that real wargamers simply cannot miss!

To locate our booth, please check out the map here, the location is Hall 1, booth D-106.

Come on down wargamers!

More Info

      ( Views : 2826 )


    In Other News..

    Sign of for the Pike and Shot Beta!

    Wednesday, July 23, 2014

    It was at our annual Home of Wargamers event earlier this year that we surprised press and public alike with the announcement of Pike and Shot, a brand new game developed by  Byzantine Games and The Lordz Games Studio, set during the 30th Years War. With the game releasing later this year, the time has come to invite all those who are willing and able, to sign up for the beta test of this unique strategy game! By signing up for the beta, you will have a chance to experience the game before release and to help us eradicate those pesky bugs and balancing issues. 

    Read more...

    More Games are Coming to Steam!

    Tuesday, July 22, 2014

    Starting the end of this week, we will be releasing another batch of games on Steam. Commander: The Great War, Frontline: Road to Moscow and Advanced Tactics: Gold will soon be available on this digital store, thereby further expanding our Steam catalog.  

    Read more...

    Deal of the Week: Combat Command

    Monday, July 21, 2014

    This week we have for you a huge discount on Combat Command: Matrix Edition. This in-depth hex-based wargame by Boku Strategy Games gives you this opportunity to simulate battles from every World War II theatre!  For the next seven days, this classic strategy game can be acquired for just $9.99!

    Read more...

    Return to the Moon on October 31st!

    Friday, July 18, 2014

    Buzz Aldrin’s Space Program Manager gets release date.

    "But why, some say, the Moon? Why choose this as our goal? And they may well ask, why climb the highest mountain? Why, 35 years ago, fly the Atlantic? " - US President John F. Kennedy ; 1962.

    On July 20th 1969, the Apollo 11 mission successfully landed. For the first time in history, human beings walked on the Moon. The conquest of space that had started a few years after the end of WWII reached its climax with a manned lunar landing. In competition with the USSR, the US gained a decisive advantage when images of Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and their lunar exploration module were broadcast on live TV all over the world from the Sea of Tranquillity. President Kennedy won his historic gamble by landing a man on the Moon and returning him safely to the Earth before the end of the decade. A whole new era of space conquests was opened…

    Read more...

    Commander: The Great War iPad Wallpapers

    Thursday, July 17, 2014

    Commander: The Great War is releasing on iPad next week! In order to get you all a bit in the mood for this brilliant strategy title, we have prepared some wallpapers for your iPad. We are all very excited about the upcoming release as Commander: The Great War will bring a game of unprecedented scale to the App Store! 

    Read more...

    Deal of the Week Panzer Corps

    Monday, July 14, 2014

    This month, it is three years ago that Panzer Corps launched for PC. This spiritual successor to the Panzer General series conquered the hearts of strategy gamers all over the world and has improved and expanded in recent years. In light of this Panzer Corps anniversary, we are giving you a 50% discount on Panzer Corps for PC and iOS. For the entire week, you will be able to get your hands on Panzer Corps for just $9,99! 

    Read more...

    New Strategy Titles Join the Family

    Friday, July 11, 2014

    Small General and Small General Eastern Front rally behind the Slitherine Group Flag! 

    Today we are pleased to announce that Small General and Small General Eastern Front, the successful Android titles by VR Designs, are now a part of the Slitherine family and are hosted on our stores. VR Designs has already developed a number of high-quality PC titles with us and we are very happy that the Small General titles are now with us as well.

    Read more...