Montreal, Canada. March 29, 2006 - Game publisher, Meridian4 and game developer, RA Images, with cooperation from producer, Cinemax are pleased to announce that their highly anticipated Adventure/Mystery; Daemonica has shipped and is now available in retail stores and for online distribution.
"We are very excited to see Daemonica ship out to the North American audience. It has received favourable reviews in Europe and we are anticipating the press and gamers will love the storytelling in the game." said Lukas Macura, CEO of Cinemax.
"Unique gameplay, an intriguing storyline, interesting characters and you get to talk to the dead, what more could you ask for in an adventure game?" said Steve Milburn, Marketing Director at Meridian4, "We are confident that Daemonica will appeal to all adventure gamers and we are anticipating great things from this title."
Daemonica is now available for purchase in most retail outlets at a suggested retail price of $29.99. It is rated Teen by the ESRB. A trial version is available on www.meridian4.com.
Daemonica is an intriguing 3D interactive murder mystery that offers everything that adventure gamers appreciate - immersive storyline with unexpected twists, extensive dialogues with believable characters, puzzles and both mandatory and optional quests.
Set in the medieval England it tells a story of Nicholas Farepoynt, an investigator who can talk to the Dead. Throughout the game you will explore the gloomy surroundings of the slowly dying city of Cavorn, make sacrifices, talk to both living and dead characters, fight and punish those who deserve it, gather information, collect herbs and make potions to enhance your senses and slowly discover what role you play in all of this. As you strive to solve the murder of a young girl, more dead appear and the town starts to slowly slip into insanity. A grim, long-forgotten secret, something that should never see the light of day again, slowly awakes...
- Engaging and immersive storyline
- Detailed and realistic 3D environments
- Enhanced environmental effects
- Intriguing characters with unique personalities
- Easy to control, yet thrilling action fights
- Potion-making, raising of the Dead
- Optional quests and various endings
About RA Images (Developer of Daemonica)
RA Images has existed since 1998 and was initially focused on 3D computer graphics and animation. Over the years they have done websites, 3D modeling and a fully rendered TV series for children (12 episodes). It was only a matter of time before they finally started working on their first PC game - Daemonica.
About Cinemax (Co-Developer and Producer of Daemonica)
CINEMAX full services in a computer graphic design domain Cinemax was launched in 1998 by a group of progressive computer graphic designers with extensive experience. The company has since become a significant player in the field. In addition to its expertise in DTP, the company is one of the major players in multimedia, interactive entertainment and the Internet. Cinemax studio projects are known for their commitment to quality and excellence. High-quality graphic implementation and optimal functionality are their hallmarks. From its very beginning, Cinemax has dominated the Czech market as an important developer and producer of PC games.
Meridian4 is an interactive software publisher located in Montreal, Canada. We are a new publishing company, with new ideas and a different approach to forming partnerships with developers. The difference is we actually form a partnership - a true relationship characterized by mutual cooperation and responsibility to achieve the best possible performance for their products.