May 14, 2009 in Gaming (E)
[prMac.com] Paris, France - Coladia today is excited to announce that Cleopatra: a Queen's Destiny is now available for Mac OS X. Cleopatra: a Queen's Destiny is a Point & Click adventure game, taking place in Alexandria, Egypt, 48 BC. The country is divided by civil war pitting Cleopatra's supporters against those of her brother and husband, Ptolemy, who is ravaging the country. In this climate of terror, Thomas, a young apprentice to Akkod, Cleopatra's astrologist and astronomist, falls in love with his master's daughter. One day, in horror, he discovers that both master and daughter have been kidnapped.
Thomas sets out on their trail and learns in the course of his investigations that Cleopatra herself had asked Akkod to make a specific divination, and that the partisan of Ptolemy are behind the kidnapping. Cleopatra promises Thomas that in exchange for the tablets required for the divination, her guards will find the master and his daughter.
Thomas's investigations lead him to the discovery of Egypt's legendary sites such as the Library of Alexandria and the Lighthouse. Thomas also meets the Queens and a whole host of their mysterious characters. Will he manage to save his master and his loved one, so that together they can decypher the stars? Without the prophecy, the country will be lost; the destiny of Egypt and its Queen are in his hands.
A history adventure game based on Cleopatra's extraordinary destiny. Discover Ancient Egypt's mythical sites, Alexandria's Lighthouse and Library, all reproduced with perfect historical accuracy. A whole host of puzzles and enigmas based on Ancient Egyptian culture and sciences. Great attention to ambient sounds and graphics bring total immersion along with dozens of animated sequences that enrich the story. Proven game systems: interactive map, dynamic combination inventory, mini-animations, and more.
Cleopatra: a Queen's Destiny is an Universal application and runs on Mac computers sporting Intel or PowerPC G5 processors. The game is localized in English, French, German, Italian and Spanish languages.
Pricing and Availability:
The game can be purchased as a download on Coladia's store and selected partners for $29.90 (USD). A free demo version is available for download. Custom screenshots and review copies are available by contacting support.
Based in Paris, France, Coladia was founded in 2005 by a team of experienced Mac developpers. Coladia focuses exclusively on producing and publishing software for iPhone & Macintosh computers. With style and usability as its prevailing design guidelines, Coladia fully embraces the high expectations of Macintosh users. In 2008, Coladia teamed up with Kheops Studio to release a Macintosh and iPhone edition of their prehistoric game "Secret of the Lost Cavern". Kheops Studio is a leading adventure game development company and has already released more than 10 games including Destination Treasure Island, Cleopatra and Dracula 3. Nobilis, a Lyon based producer, publisher, and distributor of video games and video game accessories, was founded in 2001. Nobilis Publishing has developed successful games such as: "My Baby Boy(R)" and "My baby Girl(R)" (Nintendo DS(TM)), "Mountain Bike Adrenaline featuring Salomon"(PlayStation(R)2), "The Secrets of Da Vinci(TM)"(PC), "Cleopatra(TM)" (PC), and the famous franchises: "Hotel Giant" and "Moto Racer" with over 8 million units sold to date.