Slitherine Steam Sale launches today; Distant Worlds 2 pre-orders now open
Epsom, February 10: Slitherine – the world’s leading producer and publisher of digital wargames and strategy games – today announces the Storm of Arrows DLC for its turn-based tactical title, Field of Glory II: Medieval is now available for PC. The release follows the launch of Valor & Victory: Stalingrad, the first DLC for the fast-playing wargame Valor & Victory, which was released on February 3.
The long-awaited Distant Worlds 2 is now available to pre-order via Steam. The grand strategy sci-fi 4X will be available on March 10, but those who pre-order will receive a 10% discount. Furthermore, those looking for a bargain can dive into the Slitherine Publishers Sale, which begins today, offering discounts on a number of critically-acclaimed titles including Warhammer 40,000 Battlesector and Panzer Corps 2.
Field of Glory II: Medieval – Storm of Arrows takes players to the battlefields of the Hundred Years’ War, where they can engage in accurate and tactical simulations of battle on an epic scale. The DLC adds 95 new army lists, 45 new units, eight new historical scenarios, and 48 more Quick Battle matchups. Players will also be able to face five new historically-based campaigns featuring major leaders and conflicts of the era. Field of Glory II: Medieval – Storm of Arrows is available to purchase now for PC via Steam.
Valor & Victory: Stalingrad is set in the Eastern front, and features the entirety of the historic Battle of Stalingrad, covering a wide range of settings and locations. The DLC adds thirteen brand new maps and fourteen scenarios to the squad-level tactical game. The Soviet Union has been introduced as a brand new playable faction, which comes with its own new units, support weapons, anti-tank guns, armours, transports and more. Valor & Victory: Stalingrad is Arrows is available to purchase now for PC via Steam.
Starting today until February 14 is the Slitherine Publishers Sale on Steam – which features epic discounts across almost all the Slitherine catalogue, with up to 90% off of select titles. See below for a full list of participating games.
Warhammer 40,000 Battlesector – 35% off
Warhammer 40,000: Battlesector is a fast-paced turn-based strategy game set in the grimdark universe of the 41st Millenium. Face the campaign of 20 single-player missions, leading the Blood Angels force against the fierce Tyranid invasion, or play multiplayer battles on either side.
A new Deluxe Edition is now also available featuring the base game, 14-track soundtrack and the first two DLCs: Tyranid Elites and Blood Angels Elites – all with a further 10% discount.
Panzer Corps 2 – 50% off
Panzer Corps 2 is the ultimate Second World War strategy game. Enjoy the time-proven turn-based gameplay formula which has been appreciated by millions of players over the years, brought to a whole new level of refinement up to the latest technical standards.
Close Combat series – all titles – up to 75% off
Close Combat is a pausable real-time wargame series set in WW2, heavily focused on historical accuracy and realistic soldier psychological profiles and widely played online by the multiplayer community. The series covers almost all theatres of war.
Shadow Empire – 35% off
The sci-fi deep 4X where you can forge your empire on a far planet, with a unique blend of military focus, procedurally generated content and role-playing features. It is considered by players and critics as one of the best 4Xs ever published.
Warhammer 40,000: Gladius – 75% off
The one and only 4X ‘civ’ style strategy game set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe. Land on the famed Gladius planet and take control of its mysterious riches. The base game features Space Marines, Imperium, Necrons and Orks, while with the Faction DLCs you can control Aeldari, T’au, Chaos Space Marines, Tyranids and Adeptus Mechanicus (many of these DLCs are also on sale)
Field of Glory II: Medieval – up to 50% off
Field of Glory II: Medieval is a turn-based tactical game set in the High Middle Ages from 1040 AD to 1270 AD. Developed by legendary designer Richard Bodley Scott it brings the best from the tabletop world into the best digital framework.
ICBM – 25% off
ICBM is a real-time strategy game of nuclear destruction. Research new technologies, build up your nuclear stockpile and use a combination of ships, planes and missiles to strike at the heart of your opponents’ cities while keeping your population safe from harm. A free new update adds a new detailed map, dynamic lightning, new units and technology.
Valor & Victory – 30% off
Based on the original Valor & Victory board game, Valor & Victory is a fast-playing, easy to learn World War II squad-level title with an accessible and deep challenge, developed for classic tabletop game lovers. A brand new free update adds new content and features to better represent the close conflict of the era.
The Slitherine Group is the world’s leading producer and publisher of digital strategy and wargames. Under the Slitherine (www.slitherine.com) and Matrix Games (www.matrixgames.com) brands it has published literally hundreds of games, with many award-winning titles in its portfolio and spanning all digital platforms, from home consoles to smartphones and tablets. Slitherine also works with a wide array of key licensing partners, such as NBC Universal®, Games Workshop®, Sony Pictures, BBC, Osprey, and many others.