Warhorse Studios and Koch Media Sign Global Co-Publishing Deal For ‘Kingdom Come: Deliverance’
Larkspur, Calif. – September 29, 2016 – Warhorse Studios and Deep Silver, the publishing label of Koch Media, are pleased to announce a collaboration to publish the medieval role playing game Kingdom Come: Deliverance. With this exclusive co-publishing deal, Kingdom Come: Deliverance is reaching the next important milestone to distribute the game, with the release date remaining in 2017.
“This is a great opportunity to bring Kingdom Come: Deliverance to more players around the world. Our best competence is to create an outstanding game. With Koch Media as a strong partner we will now have the chance to reach an even wider audience,” said Martin Frývaldský, CEO of Warhorse Studios.
Koch Media will publish the game physically and digitally for PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft, as well as the physical PC versions under its Deep Silver label. Warhorse Studios will remain responsible for the worldwide PC digital distribution. All versions, PC and consoles, will share a common release date, which will be announced in the near future.
“We appreciate that Warhorse Studios went its own way and realized a strong and powerful vision by mobilizing a vast community on their channels. We are now looking forward to being part of the next phase, to publish Kingdom Come: Deliverance on consoles and to help in the retail distribution of PC copies,” said Dr. Klemens Kundratitz, CEO of Koch Media.
Kingdom Come: Deliverance is a single-player, first person, open world RPG. Set in 1403 Bohemia in the medieval Holy Roman Empire, the game is rich with historically authentic characters, themes and warfare.
For more information please visit https://www.kingdomcomerpg.com/.
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Title: Kingdom Come: Deliverance
Platform: PlayStation®4, Xbox One, PC
Developer: Warhorse Studios
Co-Publishers: Deep Silver, Warhorse Studios
Release Date: 2017
The latest videos, renders, artworks and press assets for Kingdom Come: Deliverance are available at http://press.kingdomcomerpg.com/
About Warhorse Studios
|Warhorse Studios is a young independent game developer studio from the Czech Republic, Prague. It was founded by Daniel Vávra, creator of Mafia and Mafia 2, and Martin Klíma, formerly of ALTAR (Original War, UFO:* trilogy). The studio contains a mix of experienced game industry veterans, with dozens games published and millions of copies sold, and young guns from all around the world.
In January 2014, Warhorse launched a Kickstarter campaign for a realistic medieval RPG game called Kingdom Come: Deliverance. It ended up being the third most successful project, according to the number of backers, in 2014. With an initial goal of £300,000, we finally gathered over £1.1M. Warhorse Studios was also named among the World‘s TOP10 Most Innovative Companies on Kickstarter of 2015 by Fast Company.
About Deep Silver
Deep Silver develops and distributes interactive games for all platforms. The Deep Silver label means to captivate all gamers who have a passion for thrilling gameplay in exciting game worlds. Deep Silver works with its partners to achieve a maximum of success while maintaining the highest possible quality, always focusing on what the customer desires.
Deep Silver has published more than 200 games since 2003, including its own brands like the open world extravaganza Saints Row, the zombie action franchise Dead Island, and the grim post-apocalyptic future of the Metro series. Deep Silver also owns the development studios Deep Silver Dambuster Studios in Nottingham, UK; Deep Silver Fishlabs in Hamburg, Germany, and Deep Silver Volition based in Champaign, IL, USA. For more information please visit www.deepsilver.com
Koch Media is a leading producer and distributor of digital entertainment products (software, games and films). The company’s own publishing activities, marketing and distribution extend throughout Europe and the USA. The Koch Media group has more than 20 years of experience in the digital media business, and has risen to become the number one distributor in Europe. It has also formed strategic alliances with numerous games and software publishers: Bethesda, Capcom, Kaspersky Labs, NC SOFT, Sega, Square Enix and Tecmo-Koei, etc. in various European countries. With Headquarters in Planegg near Munich/Germany, Koch Media owns branches in Germany, England, France, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, Spain, the Nordic regions, Benelux and the United States.
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