2K and BioWare Announce Jade Empire: Special Edition for the PC Goes Gold.
2K, a publishing label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc., announced today that Jade Empire: Special Edition has gone to gold master and will be in New Zealand stores on March 2. Jade Empire: Special Edition is an award-winning action-RPG that delivers an incredible story-driven game play experience with stunning high-resolution graphics and controls optimized for the PC.
In the ancient, mysterious world of the Jade Empire, players choose to act as a noble hero or treacherous villain by following the path of the “Open Palm” or the “Closed Fist.” Players will face powerful human and supernatural foes, learn magical martial arts and weapons styles, and discover the darkest secrets of the world. Jade Empire: Special Edition engages users with its rich story line and optimizes the gaming experience for PC gamers with an additional difficulty level, graphical upgrades, enhanced resolution and ultra-crisp visuals. In addition, the PC version features an exclusive art book and poster.
"We are delighted that our partnership with 2K has allowed us to bring Jade Empire: Special Edition to the PC, where fans can explore the beautiful, lush world in higher resolution than ever before,” said Ray Muzyka, Chief Executive Officer, BioWare Corp. “Throughout the epic storyline, players can interact with more amazing creatures and characters, and enjoy the challenge of combat through the all-new Jade Master difficulty level and improved enemy AI!”
“Our collaboration with BioWare has been a great success in bringing PC gamers a full throttle Jade Empire experience,” said Christoph Hartmann, President of 2K. “The game takes full advantage of the latest PC hardware to provide incredible graphics and streamlined controls to further improve this already stellar product."
For more information, visit the Jade Empire website at http://jadeempire.com or read our review of the xbox version.