) announces a delay to Sword of the
Stars, their upcoming 4X space strategy game, saying the game is now due this
Lighthouse CEO Erik Schreuder said: "The game development is
nearly done and for quite a while we had anticipated to be able to make the
previously announced June release date, but a variety of factors really made us
feel it is in best interest of the product to go out later this summer."
Schreuder went on to say: "The added time will allow us to complete all
localizations for the European markets to ensure a synchronized global release.
Having a bit more time will also mean more development time for tweaking, AI
enhancing and QA."
Additional official Sword of the Stars announcements are scheduled for the
coming weeks including news on the demo release date and new game release