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Posted on Jan 10, 2007 in Games PR

PR: Europa Universalis III Strikes Gold

Armchair General

Europa Universalis III strikes gold
The Grand Strategy game goes gold and prepares for release

New York, USA (January 10, 2007) – Recognized global publisher Paradox Interactive announced today that their much awaited flagship title, Europa Universalis III, has gone gold. The epic PC strategy title spans over 300 years of history, which delves deeply into the areas of exploration, trade, warfare and diplomacy.

In Europa Universalis III, the player takes control of a nation and guides it through the ages to become a great global empire. Unparalleled in its depth and historical accuracy, Europa Universalis gives players freedom to rule their nation from an impressive choice of over 250 historically accurate countries.

“Europa Universalis is the series that started it all for us and with this release all the expertise and experience we have accumulated over the years has culminated in a worthy continuation of the franchise´´ says Fredrik Wester, Director of Sales and Acquisitions. “We expect the game to appeal not only to fans of our previous games but gamers who appreciate immersive strategy games in general´´.


Europa Universalis is rated E for Everyone by ESRB, 12+ by PEGI and 6 years by USK. The title is shipping to stores in North America on January 23 to be followed by Scandinavia and Germany on the 26th and UK, France, Benelux on Feb 2nd. Australia will release the title on Feb 10. The standard edition will retail for $39.99/39.99 and the Collectors edition for $49.99/49.99.

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