For Immediate Release


Hong Kong - August 22, 2007 - eastasiasoft, Hong Kong based publisher of interactive entertainment, today announced platforms for their upcoming video game Söldner-X: Himmelsstürmer (URL: http://www.soldner-x.com). The title is targeted for release on the PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system (via PLAYSTATION®Network) and PC in Winter 07/08. Further PLAYSTATION®3 release details, such as available territories will be unveiled in the near future.


About Söldner-X: Himmelsstürmer:

Set in the distant future, the game is a fast and furious shoot 'em up with state-of-the-art graphics, driving soundtrack and classic fun gameplay sprinkled with fresh innovations. In the storyline, planet Earth's resistance aims to stop a deadly infection consuming both life forms and technology alike, oddly having to rely on an anti-hero mercenary and bounty hunter to pilot a mighty prototype star fighter. His goal: To fight his way to the virus' origin, save civilisation and earn cash to boot!


Key features:

  • 12 stages of beautiful parallax graphics and animations, staged across 4 fantastic world/space settings
  • High definition graphics in 720p (16:9)
  • Beautiful weather effects (such as rain, fog and lightning)
  • Classic design, yet state-of-the-art shooter technology
  • Unique upgrade weapon system with five standard weapon types
  • Never before seen tactical elements such as chaining, effectiveness system, 'berserker' mode and much more
  • Plenty of hidden bonus features
  • More than 20 extras (with both positive and negative effects!)
  • Addictive collection quests
  • Over-the-top boss fights
  • Features a superb soundtrack and sound effects
  • Bi-lingual story mode (English/Japanese)
  • Six modes of difficulty: very easy, easy, normal, hard, impossible, nightmare
  • Easy to learn, yet tough to master
  • Online high score ranking
  • Constant frame rate (60fps)

For more information, including work in progress screenshots, visit http://www.soldner-x.com.


About eastasiasoft and SideQuest Studios:

eastasiasoft (URL: http://www.eastasiasoft.com) is a publisher specialising in computer and video games.

SideQuest Studios is a video games developer comprising of industry veterans and talented programmers, artists and musicians. "Söldner-X: Himmelsstürmer" is the premiere game by the development studio, who are destined to rock the boat with their first title.

Contact eastasiasoft press relation:
press (at) eastasiasoft.com

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