PARIS – October 5, 2012 – Blood Bowl Chaos Edition is about to kick off! One week from release, the game unveils 4 brand new screenshots, showcasing a bit more exclusive content of this ultimate edition of Blood Bowl: 23 playable races including 3 new ones with the malevolent Chaos Dwarfs, the outcasts from the Underworld teams, and for the very first time in Blood Bowl, the merciless Khorne Daemons! For their part, Amazons and Lizardmen inaugurate an all new stadium built in the middle of their tropical jungle… a taste of the new solo game mode “World Cup”, which promises intense and bloodier tournaments!
In order to thank a large part of the community for the enthusiasm and support we received, we’ve prepared an exceptional offer for players who already own Blood Bowl (standard, Dark Elves and Legendary editions). All owners of Blood Bowl, with no exception, will be able to get an exceptional discount on their purchase of a digital version of Blood Bowl Chaos Edition, on the official store and on Steam’s digital download platform.
Blood Bowl Chaos Edition will be available for download on the official store and on Steam October 11th (October 18th in European and Australian retail stores), but pre-orders start now! Blood Bowl players may also enjoy the exceptional offer we prepared for them right now, with a pre-order of the game.
About Blood Bowl Chaos Edition
Blood Bowl: Chaos Edition is the latest edition of the video game adaptation of Games Workshop’s famous board game. As an ultra-violent team sport inspired by the universe of Warhammer,Blood Bowl lets players recruit a team of Orcs, Elves, Humans, Vampires, Ogres, Dwarves, and many other fantasy creatures who will throw themselves into the bloodiest of all arenas. Tactics, cold-blood, and unfair play are required in this strategic and violent game!
In Blood Bowl: Chaos Edition, three new races are making their triumphant arrival on the field, making a total of 23 playable races! The malevolent and much-anticipated Chaos Dwarfs also make their entrance, while the outcasts of the Underworld teams are surfacing for the first time to participate in the tournament!Blood Bowl also welcomes, for the very first time in history, the Daemons of Khorne, hailing all the way from the Chaos realms! And a new stadium, recently erected by Amazons and Lizardmen in the very heart of their tropical jungle, is more than ready to welcome all new teams seeking to win the Blood Bowl!
World Championship mode expands even further the solo experience of Blood Bowl. From national qualifications and continental cups to the final tournament, the competition just got bloodier! The much-appreciated online mode will of course be available with its intense matches, vicious private leagues, and global rankings! Get ready for another round of high fantasy football as Blood Bowl: Chaos Edition races for the touchdown!
About Focus Home Interactive
Founded in 1996, Focus Home Interactive is an independent French publisher based near Paris, France. Known for the quality, diversity and originality of its catalogue, Focus has published and distributed original titles that have become benchmark titles worldwide – such as Blood Bowl, Sherlock Holmes, TrackMania, Runaway and also Cities XL and Cycling Manager.
In 2012, Focus will publish ambitious games such as Wargame: European Escalation, the new real time strategy game from the creators of « R.U.S.E. »™; Game Of Thrones™, the role-playing game adapted from the bestseller saga written by George R.R. Martin; The Testament of Sherlock Holmes™ on PC and for the first time ever on consoles; Of Orcs and Men, a great roleplaying game featuring Orcs and Goblins; Confrontation®, the video game adaptation of the famous board game universe by Rackham and also the official video game of Le Tour de France. www.focus-home.com
About Cyanide Studio
Founded in 2000, Cyanide is a privately-held video game development studio. It employs a total of 70 staff, divided between its headquarters in Paris, France, and its subsidiary studio in Montreal, Canada. Best known for its sport management sims such as the popular Cycling Manager series and Pro Rugby Manager, Cyanide also developed Blood Bowl the video game adaptation of Games Workshop’s well-known board game. 2010 will see the release of Blood Bowl: Legendary Edition, the ultimate edition of Blood Bowl, as well as the new edition of Pro Cycling Manager – Tour de France 2010, a major evolution of the series since its creation! Finally, the studio is currently working on the video game adaptation of A Game of Thrones, the famous best-seller novels written by George R.R. Martin.www.cyanide-studio.com
Erin Fan, TriplePoint for Focus Home Interactive