Strategy specialists Kalypso Media and developers Yippee! Entertainment and Torus Games have announced a January 24, 2020 release for iconic strategy revamps Commandos 2 – HD Remaster (Kalypso Store) and Praetorians HD – Remaster (Kalypso Store) on Windows PC. The console versions (PlayStation®4, Xbox One) and the Nintendo Switch, Mac and Linux versions of Commandos 2 – HD Remaster will follow in Spring 2020. The titles can be purchased individually or as a special discounted double pack, with those customers pre-ordering exclusively from the Kalypso Store having access to each game’s closed beta for Windows PC, beginning December 13th.
Both betas will feature a revamped tutorial, high definition makeover, and access to each game’s campaign missions and skirmish maps. The Praetorians – HD Remaster beta includes the game’s multiplayer mode. Further bug fixes and improvements for each beta will come in the following weeks.
Commandos 2 – HD Remaster and Praetorians – HD Remaster will launch on Windows PC on January 24th 2020, with console (PlayStation®4, Xbox One) versions and Nintendo Switch, Mac and Linux versions of Commandos 2 – HD Remaster to follow in Spring 2020. For access to the Windows PC closed betas, please contact the Kalypso Media PR team.
In Commandos 2 – HD Remaster, take control of an elite group of Allied commandos who must venture deep into enemy territory and utilize their combined expertise to complete a series of notoriously demanding missions. In this World War II genre-defining classic, explore interactive environments and use your commandos’ unique skill sets to complete your mission against seemingly impossible odds.
- Experience every tutorial and campaign mission from the original game revamped in high definition with new controls
- Reunite with an eclectic cast of characters, including Jack ‘Tiny’ O’Hara and Whiskey the dog
In Praetorians – HD Remaster, lead the emerging Roman Empire by proving a legionnaire’s worth on the battlefields of Egypt, the combat theatres of Gaul, and the heart of the Roman Empire in Italy, in a crusade to become Emperor. Combine units, master their varied skill sets and exploit the weaknesses of the enemy to emerge victorious.
- Learn the ropes or show your militant might with access to every tutorial, campaign and skirmish mission from the original game
- Play solo or go head-to-head with a fully remastered multiplayer mode
Title: Commandos 2 – HD Remaster / Praetorians – HD Remaster
Platform(s): Windows PC, with console (PlayStation®4, Xbox One) versions and Nintendo Switch, Mac and Linux versions of Commandos 2 – HD Remaster in Spring 2020
Developer: Yippee! Entertainment (Commandos 2 HD Remaster) Torus Games (Praetorians HD Remaster)
Genre: Real-time tactics
Release: 24/01/20 for Windows PC, console versions in Spring 2020
Hashtag(s): #Commandos2HD / #PraetoriansHD