Bulky turn-based strategy game Space Hulk is currently up for pre-order through Steam. Supporting Steamplay, the PC and Mac versions will launch on Steam August 15 for $30. An iOS port is due to launch sometime later.
Space Hulk is an adaptation of the popular Games Workshop board game of the same name, set within the fictional Warhammer 40K universe and focusing on the Imperium of Man's elite Space Marines. The last game to focus on these genetically modified monstrosities of war was Relic Entertainment's Warhammer 40K: Space Marines, published by THQ in late 2011.
The Desperate Battle of Terminators versus Genestealers Begins August 15th, Steam Pre-Order Incentives Launched
Copenhagen, Denmark - July 26th, 2013 -- Full Control today announced that digital download service Steam is now accepting pre-orders for Space Hulk, its highly anticipated 3D digital turn based strategy game based on the best-selling board game and set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe. Scheduled for commercial release on August 15th, 2013, the pre-order promotion will offer two limited edition DLC exclusives: a personal banner pole for multiplayer action and a Genestealer skin for single player combat. To pre-order Space Hulk, via Steam please visit: http://store.steampowered.com/app/242570
"We've been sweating away on Space Hulk for several months and are excited to finally unleash our take of this classic, iconic franchise, that perfectly recreates the classic claustrophobic board game experience for single and multiplayer play", said Thomas Hentschel Lund, CEO of Full Control. "As enormous fans of the franchise, we know that this game will drive home with the players and are excited to finally let battle commence".
Space Hulk Features
• The first Space Hulk video game in 17 years – available on multiple platforms (PC, Mac and iPad)
• Set in the hugely popular Warhammer 40,000 universe – official license of the legendary boardgame from Games Workshop.
• Turn-based tactical strategy game based on the popular and iconic board game mechanics.
• Blood Angel Terminators – Fight the ferocious Genestealers with heroes of the mighty Blood Angels.
• Fearsome Genestealers with challenging AI – meet unforgiving hordes of Genestealers
• Thematic 3D environment – experience the dark labyrinth of a Space Hulk as never before.
• Single player campaign based on the "Sin of Damnation" Space Hulk – Take on the Sin of Damnation campaign, which includes 3 brand new prequel missions and the 12 missions from the classic board game.
• Multiplayer head-to-head recreating the board game experience against a friend – get in the hot seat and battle it out with a friend.
• Cross platform multiplayer between Windows PC, Mac and iOS – play asynchronous against friends and foes on multiple platforms.
Space Hulk launches globally August 15th, 2013 on PC and Mac worldwide. The iPad release of Space Hulk will follow later in 2013. For more information please visit: http://www.spacehulk-game.com/
About Full Control
Full Control is a small independent studio based in Copenhagen, Denmark. Over the years they have specialized in the genre of turn-based strategy games and have several productions in their portfolio: Their current project is a turn-based videogame adaptation of the hugely popular Warhammer 40,000 title "Space Hulk".
About Games Workshop®
Games Workshop® Group PLC (LSE:GAW.L) is based in Nottingham, UK. Games Workshop designs, manufactures, retails, and distributes its range of Warhammer® and Warhammer® 40,000® games, miniature soldiers, novels and model kits through more than 400 of its own Hobby centres, the Internet and independent retail channels in more than 50 countries worldwide. Further details on the company can be obtained at www.games-workshop.com