Paradox Interactive announces Majesty 2 – The Fantasy Kingdom Sim
fantasy RTS sequel in the works at 1C:Ino-Co for release early next year. Here
and the announcement:
New York, USA (April 18, 2008)
– Globally renowned publisher Paradox Interactive, is proud to announce that,
having acquired the license for the much loved Majesty brand, will be releasing
a long hoped for sequel in 2009.
Majesty 2 – The Fantasy Kingdom Sim will focus on reinventing many aspects of
the original game, updating the franchise for the 21st Century. A key element
that will permeate the game is the charm and humor of the original Majesty.
"This is by far the biggest release from Paradox to date and it is sure to
become one of the most anticipated titles of 2009", said Fredrik Wester,
Executive Vice President for Paradox Interactive. "Our aim is to release a
fantastic game that not only encourages existing fans to renew their passion for
the series, but also to reach out to the broader gaming community that has grown
so much since the original was released", he continued.
"It's the height of any developers dream to work with such a cherished Triple A
franchise with so many fans worldwide and such a unique position in the gaming
industry", said Alexey Kozyrev, CEO 1C:Ino-Co. "As a team we have reached the
level of skills and acknowledgement in the international arena to be worthy of
such a task."
Majesty 2 – The Fantasy Kindom Sim is scheduled for release during Q1 2009 for
the PC platform. Confirmation of other platforms will be announced at a later