TIGER KNIGHT: EMPIRE WAR, THE ONLINE TACTICAL COMBAT GAME OF MOUNTED WARRIORS, IS COMING TO STEAM
Oasis Games Brings Historical Warfare to PC, Combining Action Gameplay with Player-controlled Mounted Warriors and Strategic, Largescale MMO Battles
BEIJING – (October 20, 2016) – Oasis Games Ltd, a leading independent Chinese publisher, today announced that it will publish Tiger Knight: Empire War, a massively multiplayer online tactical combat game, for PC via Steam. The game, which combines large scale, strategic MMO battles set in the historical era of the Han Dynasty, the Kushan Empire, the Parthian Empire and the Roman Empire, with action gameplay involving hundreds of player controlled units, is scheduled to launch on October 24.
“Tiger Knight: Empire War brings to life the legendary battles of the Three Kingdoms, with a unique mix of intense combat and adrenaline-charged action with over 3000 hours of gameplay ,” said Yuhui Wang, CEO at Oasis Games. “Players will battle up to 127 other combatants in third-person action on horseback and command teams of tiger knights in faction-based wars where leadership, skill and strategy mean the difference between defeat and glorious victory. Its faithful rendition of these epic moments in history will make it a truly memorable experience.
Tiger Knight: Empire War is set in an era of the Three Kingdoms, where a ruthless battle has erupted across the lands. The four factions are caught in a time of truceless warfare, where trust ceases to exist as they each seek to destroy the other and reign supreme. Created with Unreal 3, the game offers real 3D battle experiences based on scenes where Chinese cavalry thundered into combat during the third-century era of Three Kingdoms.
In Tiger Knight: Empire War battle is in third person and players enter the battlefield by choosing to command a battalion or enter the fray alone to rise as the sole hero. A bevy of over 400 weapons and 400 armor types, along with 75 arm types allow players a multitude of customization options. The thrill of victory can be experience in numerous modes including PvP battles with up to 64 players on each side, kingdom battles and one-on-one matches. In faction wars, up to five players per faction will control 20 warriors each for battles with 100 tiger knights per side where communication, strategy and tactics are as important as individual performance and battlefield skill. Keeping true to the realism in Tiger Knight: Empire War, players also engage in mounted combat, relying on their horse to triumph over the enemy.
Tiger Knight: Empire War is developed by NetDragon and is published by Oasis Games in North America and Europe for PC via Steam. The game will be Free-to-Play on October 24 via Steam: http://store.steampowered.com/app/534500. This game has is not rated by the ESRB.
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About Oasis Games
A leading independent Chinese game company, Oasis Games prides itself on serving as an ambassador for China’s massive gaming community to the West with its strategic business endeavors. Established in 2011, Oasis Games was one of the first publishers in China to deliver online games to overseas markets, currently reaching over 100 million players in 70 countries. The company continues its pioneering presence as the first, and currently sole, strategic publishing partner of Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) Shanghai for the overseas publishing market—uniquely positioning Oasis Games to bring high quality Chinese games to PlayStation® players worldwide. Its blockbuster online RPG, Legend Online has attracted over 50 million players in China and Naruto Online, the official RPG browser game of the Naruto franchise has amassed a global following. The award-winning exploration adventure game, KOI, was Oasis Games’ PlayStation®4 console debut for the western market. The company is currently launching a lineup of four exciting PlayStation®VR games, more than any other third party publisher. For more information, visit http://company.oasgames.com/en.