The 41st Millennium
Forces Are at Your Command Dawn of War Winter Assault(TM) and Dawn of War Game
of the Year Edition(TM) Ship Today Exclusively for Windows PC
is the press release announcing the availability of both the Winter Assault
expansion for Warhammer 40,000 Dawn of War as well as the Game of the Year
edition of Relic's RTS game:
CALABASAS HILLS, Calif., Sept. 21
/PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- THQ Inc. (Nasdaq: THQI - News) today announced
WarhammerŽ 40,000: Dawn of War: Winter Assault(TM), the highly anticipated
expansion pack to the real-time strategy game of the year, and Dawn of War: Game
of the Year Edition(TM) have shipped to retail outlets in North America.
Developed by THQ's Relic Entertainment, the Dawn of War series is available
exclusively for Windows PC; both games retail for $29.99.
Dawn of War: Winter Assault features the Imperial Guard, an all-new race with
which to dominate your opponents. In addition, new units are included for all
four original races providing the ultimate combat experience. Players can choose
to battle through an all-new, single-player campaign or wage war online against
their friends with strategically enhanced multiplayer gameplay in 20 new maps.
Building on the momentum from 2004's RTS Game of the Year, the Dawn of War: Game
of the Year edition features eight new multiplayer maps, a collectible concept
art book detailing the new units in Dawn of War: Winter Assault and a $5 rebate
off the purchase of the expansion pack.