informed us there is some news about Arma's first expansion "Queen´s Gambit".
505 Games and Bohemia interactive are pleased to announce the first addon pack for ArmA with the forthcomming release of Arma:Queen’s Gambit.
ArmA: Queen’s Gambit is due for release in September 2007 and today 505 Games launches a fantastic competition for fans to design the official game packshot.
The winning creation will be adapted for the box artwork and be seen in stores worldwide! Winners will also receive an exclusive copy of their artwork signed by Bohemia Interactive, the development team behind the ArmA games.
Make sure to visit ArmA: Queen Gambit.com
for more information about the official game and the Packshot competition.
All entries need to be uploaded to the site before 3rd August!
Click "Read more" below to see the official press release.
505 Games Launches Packshot Design Competition For ArmA: Queen’s Gambit
Milton Keynes, UK – June 13th, 2007: 505 Games is proud to announce ArmA: Queen’s Gambit, the official expansion pack for the critically acclaimed PC title ArmA: Armed Assault - considered the most realistic tactical combat simulation ever made.
ArmA: Queen’s Gambit is due for release in September 2007 and today 505 Games launches a fantastic competition for fans to design the official game packshot. The winning creation will be adapted for the box artwork and be seen in stores worldwide! Winners will also receive an exclusive copy of their artwork signed by Bohemia Interactive, the development team behind the ArmA games. Head over to www.armaqueensgambit.com to see the official game and competition website and download trailers and screenshots for inspiration to create your own cover art masterpiece. But hurry, all entries need to be uploaded to the site before 3rd August to be entered into the competition.
About ArmA: Queen’s Gambit:
This new expansion pack brings to the ArmA world two new story-based campaigns, all new multiplayer missions, new weapons, vehicles and characters, along with a new resource management feature and gun dealers. It also brings dozens of multiplayer and technical improvements, which finally enables North American players fight on the same battlefields as the International community.
You have just 3 weeks to enter - this is your chance to really become involved and have the chance to see your handiwork adorn the cover of ArmA: Queen’s Gambit.
About 505 Games
505 Games, headquartered in Milton Keynes, is a European publisher of full price, mid-range and budget price computer and videogames on all major gaming platforms. Visit http://www.505games.co.uk
for more information.
About Bohemia Interactive
Bohemia Interactive is an independent game development company with studios in the Czech Republic and Australia, founded in 1999. The Company's debut release, Operation Flashpoint(1) released by Codemasters, has won universal acclaim for its realism in simulating military conflict situations.
Bohemia Interactive was awarded the Best PC Game Developer of the Year 2001 Award in London and the Rookie Studio of the Year Award at GDC 2002 in San Jose. For more info about studio please visit http://www.bistudio.com.
Bohemia Interactive’s Australian studio develops VBS the military training simulation adoptedby the U. S. Marine Corps. and various other military organizations for use in their training programs, for more information visit http://www.virtualbattlefieldsystems.com
Screenshots, videos and news about the game can be found http://www.armedassault.com
(1) OPERATION FLASHPOINT IS THE US REGISTERED TRADEMARK OF CODEMASTERS SOFTWARE COMPANY LTD. ARMED ASSAULT IS AN ORIGINAL GAME FROM BOHEMIA INTERACTIVE A.S., WHICH IS NOT AFFILIATED WITH, AUTHORIZED BY OR RELATED TO THE OPERATION FLASHPOINT TRADEMARK OWNER.
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Download the official press release from this link