cdv Software issued a press release earlier this evening announcing that the North American PC version of Sacred 2: Fallen Angel has gone gold and will be released on November 11th.
Sacred 2: Fallen Angel for Games for WindowsÂ® is Golden for North American Release
Action-RPG to ship across North America in November 2008 for Games for Windows; console versions to follow in February 2009
Cary, NC, October 24, 2008 - cdv Software Entertainment USA today announced that the highly anticipated action- RPG Sacred 2: Fallen Angel has received Microsoft's Games for Windows certification status and has gone gold. The Games for WindowsÂ® version will release on November 11, 2008 in North America, and will ship on February 17, 2009 for the XboxÂ® 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and the PLAYSTATIONÂ®3 computer entertainment system from Sony.
For more information about Sacred 2: Fallen Angel, please visit http://www.sacred2.com or http://www.cdvus.com.
Sacred 2: Fallen Angel is a hack-and-slash action-RPG with a rich story that takes place in a giant, open-ended and seamless world. This world contains massive dungeons, treacherous opponents and hundreds of challenging quests. Intelligent enemies, steadily adapting in number and difficulty based on player progress, challenge players in heroic single- and multiplayer battles for up to 16 gamers on Games for Windows, and four player cooperative games on consoles.
Sacred 2: Fallen Angel provides hundreds of unique items that can be gathered in this mystical world. A deep reward system further enables advancements in character, individual attributes and character-specific fighting styles, each designed to keep players returning to the world of Sacred 2: Fallen Angel to discover what is around the next bend. Drop-in styled cooperative multiplayer gameplay ensures players will enjoy the game alone or seamlessly with friends at any time. Five unique multiplayer modes round out the experience and offer a refreshing, first-class gaming experience in Sacred 2: Fallen Angel.
About cdv Software Entertainment USA
cdv Software Entertainment USA, a wholly owned subsidiary of cdv Software Entertainment AG, is a leading publisher of third-party video games and interactive entertainment with offices in New Jersey and headquarters in Cary, North Carolina. cdv Software Entertainment USA has published critically acclaimed and commercially successful titles including Divine Divinity, Blitzkrieg, American Conquest, Codename: Panzers, City Life, DarkStar One, War Front: Turning Point and the acclaimed Sherlock Holmes: The Awakened. The company will continue to expand its offerings with upcoming titles including the highly anticipated Sacred 2: Fallen Angel. For more information, please visit http://www.cdvus.com.
About Ascaron Entertainment, GmbH
Ascaron Entertainment GmbH is one of the pioneers in the development of computer games. It is also one of the leading developers of computer games in Germany and has been prominent in the sales charts for more than a decade with titles such as Patrician, ANSTOSS, Vermeer, Port Royale, DarkStar One and the original SACRED. Ascaron Entertainment is headquartered in GÃ¼tersloh, Germany, and maintains an office in Potsdam, a development studio in Aachen, Germany, as well as an international department in Birmingham (UK). Currently, Ascaron Entertainment markets its products in more than 34 countries.