‘VOLTRON’ LANDS THIS SUMMER
Bellevue, WA, January 28, 2010—Privateer Press has just announced that the highly anticipated Voltron: Defender of the Universe battle miniatures game (PIP 50030) for Monsterpocalypse will be released July 2010 with an MSRP of $49.99.
The Voltron game will include everything two players need to stage epic battles between the forces of Voltron and the Galaxy Alliance and Prince Lotor and his robeast Lo-tron of the fiendish Drule Empire. Part of the popular Monsterpocalypse line, Voltron: Defender of the Universe will be completely compatible with all current Monsterpocalypse series.
In celebration of the release, Privateer Press is offering the Voltron: Defender of the Universe Launch Kit (PIP 50033, MSRP $399.92) to brick-and-mortar retailers. The kit includes eight copies of the Voltron: Defenders of the Universe battle miniatures game and two limited edition Mega Voltron figures for use in promoting the game’s release in the store. Retailers can pre-order the Voltron: Defenders of the Universe Launch Kit through their distributor now.
For more information on Monsterpocalypse and the Voltron: Defenders of the Universe battle miniatures game, visit www.monsterpocalypse.com and www.voltron.com.
About the Monsterpocalypse Collectible Miniatures Game
The collectible miniatures game (CMG) Monsterpocalypse brings the giant-monster genre—a pop culture favorite—to the tabletop in the form of a fast-paced, action-packed game. Designed by Matt Wilson, the award-winning creator of WARMACHINE and HORDES, Monsterpocalypse leverages the critically acclaimed abilities of Privateer Press as a leading miniatures manufacturer to enter a new category of product with a property that appeals to a worldwide fan base of all ages. Players can visit www.monsterpocalypse.com for game previews and updates.
About Privateer Press, Inc.
Privateer Press, inc. is a privately held producer of entertainment and hobby brands based in the Seattle area. Its products include the Monsterpocalypse collectible miniatures game, the award-winning WARMACHINE and HORDES hobby miniatures games, the award-winning Iron Kingdoms property, Bodger Games, the full-color No Quarter Magazine, and the Formula P3 hobby line. To learn more about Privateer Press, visit www.privateerpress.com or contact the president, Sherry Yeary, at (425) 643-5900 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
About World Event Productions
World Events Productions (WEP) is a St. Louis-based Koplar Communications International Company specializing in the international licensing, production, and distribution of animated television entertainment and the sole licensor of all Voltron properties worldwide. World Events Productions properties are licensed throughout the world with presence in more than 60 countries. More information on other WEP properties can be found at www.wep.com.