Turn-based strategy fans to fall in love with World War II online card
game later this year
New York - February 14, 2011 - Paradox Interactive today announced Hearts
of Iron The Card Game, a free-to-play, browser-based, online Trading Card Game (TCG)
set in World War II. Players will take on the role of Axis or Allies and choose
their strategies as they challenge opponents online via Paradox Connect. The
game is being developed internally by Paradox and is the companys first online
TCG. Hearts of Iron The Card Game is scheduled to enter open beta in the coming
months and go live later this year.
"Hearts of Iron The Card game builds on the popular and successful Hearts of
Iron strategy franchise that weve operated for the last several years, said
Tom Sderlund, Project Lead for Paradox Connect. By taking Hearts of Iron to a
free online card game format, well be able to introduce a new audience to the
series and also cater directly to online TCG fans.
About Hearts of Iron The Card Game
Hearts of Iron The Card Game is a free-to-play online card game where players
get to re-enact World War II in their browser. The game features over 120 unique
cards with authentic World War II vehicles, locations and events. A deck editor
also allows players to create custom decks according to their play style. Based
off the popular historical grand strategy game the Hearts of Iron card game is
designed to enable card commanders to strategically build and combine a lethal
force to be reckoned with.
- Free to play.
- Play as the Axis, Allies or Comintern.
- 120 unique cards with authentic World War II artwork.
- 20 promotional cards.
- Multiple game modes.
- Deck editor lets you build and customize decks according to your
- Trade cards with other players.
- Paradox Connect support with achievements and highscores.
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About Paradox Connect
Paradox Connect is the umbrella brand for all Paradox Interactives online
activities and aims to give every Paradox player a stronger online identity.
Building on their large community, Paradox Connect will include Paradox
Achievements, integrate social media, downloadable content in various formats
and more. Paradox will also start publishing online games as part of the Paradox
About Paradox Interactive
Since 1999, Paradox Interactive has been a leading global developer and
publisher of PC-based strategy games. World-renowned for its strategy catalog,
the company holds a particularly strong presence in the United States and
Europe. Its steadily-growing portfolio includes originally developed titles such
as the critically acclaimed Europa Universalis, Crusader Kings, Victoria and the
Hearts of Iron franchises, as well as publishing titles such as the Mount&Blade
series, The Kings' Crusade, Majesty 2, Cities in Motion and Magicka. Paradox
made an explosive entry onto consoles during 2010 with the release of Lead and
Gold: Gangs of the Wild West. For more information, please visit
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