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Back to News Listing Matrix Games To Publish Koios Works Tin Soldiers: Alexander The Great!

Posted: Saturday, June 19, 2004 by Matrix Support

Type: News

New Wargame With A Classic Style Covers Alexander the Greats Conquests

Matrix Games is pleased to announce that it has secured the rights to publish Koios Works (www.koiosworks.com) innovative new wargame, Tin Soldiers: Alexander the Great, which is scheduled to be previewed next week at Origins 2004 this week (http://www.originsgames.com).
Tin Soldiers: Alexander the Great is a turn-based, simultaneous-play wargame with a classic feel and a reaction system to allow mid-turn adjustments to strategy. Aside from covering the most famous conqueror in all of history, Tin Soldiers: Alexander the Great also presents the wargamer with a unique miniatures-oriented feel with graphics of hand-drawn, individually adorned soldiers.

Kevin Albright, President of Koios Works commented, After discussions with several publishers, we decided on Matrix Games based on their familiarity with the strategy and wargaming market and their focus on quality gameplay combined with high production values. Weve aimed very high with Tin Soldiers: Alexander the Great and we plan to hit the mark.

Tin Soldiers: Alexander the Great is a visually breath-taking entertainment title placing the player in the role of Alexander the Great during his conquest of the known world. Guide Alexander through his grand campaign from inheriting his fathers mantle at the battle of Thebes to his conquest of Darius III and the Persian Empire and last great battle at the Hydaspes. The battlefields of Alexanders campaigns are illustrated in beautiful 3-D views with historically accurate battle scenarios and troop placements. The game also provides a number of cutscenes that provide an entertaining, educational, non-fiction storyline as the campaign unfolds.

To see a preview of Tin Soldiers: Alexander the Great , stop by the Matrix Games booth number 1106 next week at Origins 2004 (June 24 th June 27 th)!

List of Features:

  • Simultaneous Turn-Based
  • Reaction system to adjust strategy during execution
  • Visually stunning and historically accurate miniatures-oriented art for soldiers and units
  • 3-D historical battlefields
  • Grand Campaign follows Alexanders conquests from Greece to India

For more information, check the main Matrix Games page at http://www.matrixgames.com for future press releases and discussions.

ABOUT KOIOS WORKS
Koios Works is dedicated to producing top-notch entertainment software. Koios ("co-EE-uhs", named after the Titan of Wisdom and Invention) Works is founded on the concept of using technology to build innovative, entertaining solutions. Koios Works is an Innovation ("" - prononced Kainotomia) Workshop ("" - pronounced Ergastirio) for computer entertainment software. We are always looking for ways to utilize software to entertain and improve lives. For more information, visit the Koios Works website at http://www.koiosworks.com.

ABOUT MATRIX GAMES
Matrix Games produces, markets and publishes historical wargames as well as other computer gaming products. Since 2002, Matrix Games has published several award-winning games, including Highway to the Reich, Starships Unlimited, Uncommon Valor and Korsun Pocket . Matrix Games is based in Woodbridge, New Jersey. For more information, visit the Matrix Games website at http://www.matrixgames.com.

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