Hunted Cow a annoncé cette semaine un nouveau partenariat avec cette fois Dan Versen Games afin d’adapter sur PC, Mac, iOS et Android la série de jeux de cartes Lightning War. Série pour laquelle cinq titres étaient donc sortis entre 2004 et 2008, et qu’on pourra redécouvrir en version numérique à partir du second trimestre de l’année prochaine avec semble-t-il pour commencer soit le jeu sur le thème de Midway, soit celui sur le Débarquement.
Elgin, Scotland — September 23rd, 2014 — Hunted Cow’s reach into the digital wargaming and strategy market has further expanded today with the announcement of a strategic partnership with Dan Verssen Games to bring the excellent Lightning War card game series to multiple digital platforms including PC, Mac, iOS and Android.
The Lighting War series consists of 4 WW2 themed games (Midway, D-Day, North Africa and Poland) and also the abstract ‘Lightning: War on Terror’ game which lets you utilize America’s cutting edge weapon systems.
The first title in the series is scheduled for release in Q2 2015, however players interested in beta testing and being one of the first to try out the games can join the Hunted Cow newsletter for advance notification.
Andrew Mulholland, Director of Hunted Cow says “To have an expert game designer such as Dan Verssen join forces with us to release a digital version of his Lightning War series is a great indication that our reach into the strategy market is getting stronger. Combining Dan’s talent with our in-depth knowledge of the digital market we’re confident the Lighting War series will be a ‘must have’ next summer.”
Dan Verssen, CEO of DVG says “Partnering with Hunted Cow is an amazing opportunity for us. Our goal has always been to design easily accessible tabletop games on historical topics. This makes the leap to newest digital formats a natural extension of our company’s future growth. We are very excited to be teaming-up with such a highly respected company.”
More information on each of the games in the series can be found on the BoardGameGeek website:
The card version of Lightning: D-Day, North Africa, War on Terror and Poland can also be purchased directly from the Decision Games website:
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About Dan Verssen Games:
DVG has been a leading game design company since 1989. DVG has won various game design awards and has worked with some of the best people and companies in the industry.
DVG is best known for its elegant and flavorful approach to historical military topics with its best selling games, including: the Leader series, Field Commander series, and the Down In Flames series.
About Hunted Cow:
Hunted Cow Studios is a leading game developer and publisher which was founded in 2003. Their most popular browser game is Fallen Sword which has attracted over four million players since its launch in 2006.
Hunted Cow are currently working on their flagship 3D MMO Eldevin which has been well received by gamers and critics alike. They are also continually improving their other games, such as Fallen Sword, as well as releasing innovative strategy and roleplaying titles on mobiles and tablets.
Hunted Cow and HexWar have a strong portfolio of iOS games, including Tank Battle: North Africa, which won the “Game of the Week” award on Pocket Gamer.
Hunted Cow also prides itself on working with other talented developers to bring their games to a wider audience. Developers interested in discussing collaborations can email firstname.lastname@example.org.