Praetorians is set amidst the political machinations of an emerging Roman Empire. You will be transported back to the dusty battlefields of Egypt, the combat theaters of Gaul and finally to the heart of the Empire itself, Italy in the crusade to become Emperor.
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Mar 10, 2003
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August 16

Pyro Studios Remasters Emerge at gamescom 2019



Kalypso Media has today released the first full trailers for Commandos 2 - HD Remaster and Praetorians - HD Remaster. Developed by Yippee Entertainment and Torus Games respectively, these two classic strategy titles will arrive on modern platforms in 2019 with enhanced controls and updated graphics.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=noBRYZGa7_o

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wbfGWvzxQPw


About Commandos 2 - HD Remaster
In Commandos 2 - HD Remaster, take control of an elite group of commandos who must venture deep into enemy territory and utilize their combined expertise to complete a series of notoriously demanding missions set in World War II. In this genre-defining classic, explore interactive environments and use your commandos’ unique skillsets to complete your mission against seemingly impossible odds.

https://store.steampowered.com/app/1100410/Commandos_2__HD_Remaster/


About Praetorians - HD Remaster
In Praetorians - HD Remaster (Kalypso Shop / Steam), take your place in an emerging Roman Empire by proving your worth on the battlefields of Egypt, the combat theatres of Gaul and the heart of the Empire itself in Italy, in a crusade to become Emperor. Combine your units, master their varied skillsets and exploit the weaknesses of your enemies to emerge victorious. But beware – the closer you get to the Emperor, the closer you get to facing the infamous Praetorian Guard.

Commandos 2 - HD Remaster and Praetorians - HD Remaster are scheduled for release on Windows PC, PlayStation®4 and Xbox One in Q4 2019, with Commandos 2 - HD Remaster also coming to Nintendo Switch, iPad and Android tablets.


Information
Title: Commandos 2 - HD Remaster / Praetorians - HD Remaster
Platform(s): PlayStation®4, Xbox One, Windows PC (plus Nintendo Switch, Mac, Linux, iPad, Android tablets - Commandos 2 - HD Remaster only)
Developer: Yippee Entertainment (Commandos 2 - HD Remaster) / Torus Games (Praetorians - HD Remaster)
Genre: Real time tactics
Release: Q4 2019
Hashtag(s): #CommandosHD / #PraetoriansHD
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June 11

E3 2019: Legendary Pyro Studios Titles Remastered for 2019



New featurette released for Commandos 2 HD Remaster and Praetorians HD Remaster

Following on from its acquisition of the rights to Pyro Studios’ franchises in 2018, Kalypso Media is thrilled to kick off its E3 2019 line-up by announcing the return of two icons of the strategy genre. Commandos 2 HD Remaster and Praetorians HD Remaster, developed by Yippee Entertainment and Torus Games respectively, will bring these two classic gaming experiences to Windows PC, PlayStation®4 and Xbox One in Q4 2019, with Commandos HD Remaster also coming to Nintendo Switch, Mac, Linux, iPad and Android tablets. Both titles will launch complete with updated graphics and enhanced controls for the best possible performance on modern gaming platforms.

In Commandos 2 HD Remaster , take control of an elite group of commandos who must venture deep into enemy territory and utilize their combined expertise to complete a series of notoriously demanding missions set in World War II. In this genre-defining classic, explore interactive environments and use your commandos’ unique skillsets to complete your mission against seemingly impossible odds.

In Praetorians HD Remaster , take your place in an emerging Roman Empire by proving your worth on the battlefields of Egypt, the combat theatres of Gaul and the heart of the Empire itself in Italy, in a crusade to become Emperor. Combine your units, master their varied skillsets and exploit the weaknesses of your enemies to emerge victorious. But beware – the closer you get to the Emperor, the closer you get to facing the infamous Praetorian Guard.

To celebrate the announcement of Commandos 2 HD Remaster and Praetorians HD Remaster, a new featurette is available with an interview with Ignacio Pérez Dolset, founder of Pyro Studios.

https://youtu.be/mYxYiTYKEI8

Commandos 2 HD Remaster and Praetorians HD Remaster are scheduled for release on Windows PC, PlayStation®4 and Xbox One in Q4 2019, with Commandos 2 HD Remaster also coming to Nintendo Switch, iPad and Android tablets. Both games are available for demos on Kalypso Media’s booth at E3 2019, at stand 8301, Concourse Hall.


Information
Title: Commandos 2 HD Remaster / Praetorians HD Remaster
Platform(s): PlayStation®4, Xbox One, Windows PC (plus Nintendo Switch, Mac, Linux, iPad, Android tablets - Commandos 2 HD Remaster only)
Developer: Yippee Entertainment (Commandos 2 HD Remaster) / Torus Games (Praetorians HD Remaster)
Genre: Real time tactics
Release: Q4 2019
Hashtag(s): #CommandosHD / #PraetoriansHD


Praetorians HD Remastered
https://store.steampowered.com/app/1100420/Praetorians__HD_Remaster/

Commandos HD Remastered
https://store.steampowered.com/app/1100410/Commandos_2__HD_Remaster/
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Reviews

“Praetorians is an excellent choice for real-time strategy fans looking for a stiff and satisfying challenge.”
8.4 – GameSpot

“If Caesar hadn't gone and gotten stabbed by his friends, I'm sure he would have liked this as much as I do.”
8.9 – IGN

“Praetorians certainly does set itself apart from the competition”
8 – http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/r_praetorians_pc

About This Game

Praetorians is set amidst the political machinations of an emerging Roman Empire. You will be transported back to the dusty battlefields of Egypt, the combat theaters of Gaul and finally to the heart of the Empire itself, Italy in the crusade to become Emperor. Your quest will not be easy, as the Empire is heavily defended by thousands of different troop types and war machines, all with special skills and individual strengths. The road to becoming Emperor depends on strategy! You must learn to combine your units and exploit the weakness of the enemy, but as you get closer to the Emperor things become even more difficult as you must face his personal guard, the most powerful and deadly fighting force in the Empire - The Praetorian Guard!

Key Features

  • Three different armies: Gauls, Egyptians and the Roman Legions
  • Unique sets of abilities and formations for different unit types and characters
  • Fast-paced action were things can easily go from hectic to wrong

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows XP
    • Processor: 1 GHz Processor
    • Memory: 256 MB RAM
    • Graphics: 3D graphics card compatible with DirectX 7
    • DirectX: Version 7.0
    • Storage: 500 MB available space
    • Sound Card: DirectX 9 compatible sound

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