Press release • January 19, 2017 • 14:00

THQ Nordic revives Imperium Galactica I and II

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Karlstad (Sweden), Vienna (Austria), January 19, 2017: With the acquisition of the Imperium Galactica franchise in 2016, THQ Nordic promised to keep the IP alive. Today, both parts of the game will be released on all major PC digital platforms such as, amongst others at CET 19.00.

Imperium Galactica

  • Dosbox emulation for Windows 7, 8, 10

Imperium Galactica 2

  • Made compatible with modern OS (e.g. Windows 7, 8, 10, MAC, Linux)
  • Support modern screen resolution
  • Re-Implement multiplayer
  • Redo interface graphics
  • Redo planet surface/terrain graphics
  • Updated rendering engine to support arbitrary screen resolutions and aspect ratios
  • Updated, higher resolution user interface textures
  • Updated lighting and shadowing quality on planet surfaces
  • Updated planet view mode
  • Added server browser for multiplayer mode

For additional information, please contact:
Lars Wingefors, Group CEO
Tel: +46 708 471 978

About THQ Nordic

THQ Nordic acquires, develops and publishes PC and console games. The core business model consists of acquiring established franchises and successively refining them. The portfolio includes more than 75 franchises such as Darksiders, Titan Quest, MX vs ATV, Red Faction, Destroy All Humans, Aquanox, deBlob, Imperium Galactica, Desperados, Impossible Creatures, Jagged Alliance, Spellforce, The Guild and This is the Police.

Since its foundation 2011, the Company has created a global presence, with its Group head office in Karlstad, Sweden and its operational head office in Vienna, Austria. THQ Nordics engage more than 370 people and has 4 inhouse development studios based in Germany, USA and Sweden. THQ Nordic shares are listed on Nasdaq Stockholm First North under the ticker THQN B. For more information, please visit or


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