The Skaven Onslaught Begins! Warhammer: The End Times Vermintide – Available Now on Windows PC
Stockholm, Sweden – October 23rd, 2015 – Independent developer Fatshark proudly announced today that Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide, the epic co-operative action combat adventure set in the End Times of the iconic Warhammer world, is out now on Standard and Collector’s editions on Windows PC via Steam, Humble Store, Greenman Gaming, and Gamersgate. In Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide, players take control of one of five playable characters (Witch Hunter, Waywatcher, Empire Soldier, Dwarf Ranger or Bright Wizard) to work together cooperatively as they find themselves fighting hordes of Skaven in the besieged city of Ubersreik.
“After over two years of development, we are excited to launch Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide on PC”, said Martin Wahlund, CEO of Fatshark. “We’ve been blown away by the positive feedback from the over 140,000 gamers who have purchased the pre-order to enjoy Vermintide’s fast and furious cooperative action”.
In Vermintide, the city of Ubersreik is under siege as players select from a band of five heroes with different play-styles and abilities, all equipped with unique gear and personalities. Working together cooperatively, players must use their individual attributes to survive an apocalyptic invasion from hordes of relentless, power hungry Skaven, across a range of environments stretching from the top of the Magnus Tower to the bowels of the Under Empire.
Available on Steam today, Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide is available in a standard edition for $29.99 / €27.99 / £22.99 and a Collector’s edition for $44.99 / €39.99 / £33.99 that includes the official Soundtrack by award-winning composer Jesper Kyd, wallpapers, an Ubersreik Map, behind the scenes pack containing all developer diaries and exclusive in-game items including 5 Exclusive Hats (1 for each Hero) and 2 Prestige Trinkets. To purchase the Standard or Collector’s Edition visit: http://store.steampowered.com/app/235540/
Vermintide is scheduled for release in Q1 2016, for the Xbox One, all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft via the ID@Xbox self-publishing program, and PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system.
Headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden and established in 2004 independent developer Fatshark is comprised of a team of over 50 experienced games developers, who strive to create compelling interactive experiences. The team have previously developed titles including Lead and Gold, Krater and War of the Roses, and in 2015 launched the co-operative action first person shooter and melee combat adventure Warhammer®: End Times Vermintide™ for PC that will release on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 in 2016. For more information, visit www.fatsharkgames.com