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Charge Into the Intense, Tactical Action of Sanctum 2 Now With 75% Weekend Sale On Steam

Skövde, Sweden – October 25, 2013 – The chase to stop the Titan begins!  Sanctum 2: The Pursuit , the third of four major DLC expansion packs for the unique tower-defense and first-person shooter hybrid, is now available today on  Steam for PC. Developed by renowned indie development team Coffee Stain Studios,  The Pursuit  picks up the story from the end of the  Ruins of Brightholme DLC, where gamers will be pursuing after the gargantuan Titan in hopes of stopping its city-destroying destruction.  With uber-cool new weapons, impressive tower options, and rewarding perks, players will need to muster all their skill for the intense battles to come in this action-packed DLC expansion update.

To commemorate the launch of this latest DLC Update,  Sanctum 2  will be featured with a weekend sale on  Steam at 75 percent off the regular price.  The  Sanctum 2  weekend Steam sale begins at 10AM PST on October 25 and ends at 10AM PST on October 28.

The Pursuit  Key Features:

  • Rad Weaponry – Take advantage of two new weapons: Grenade Launcher and Drone Launcher. The Grenade Launcher fires bouncing explosives that includes a cluster grenade option while the Drone Launcher sends smart aerial drones to attack enemies in a swarm of laser fire or a “suicide option” where drones crash into foes for explosive damage.
  • Towers of Power – Two new towers power-up the available defensive options.  The Friendship Laser fires a single-shot laser and will also channel laser power to neighboring Friendship Laser towers, amplifying damage against monsters.  The Mind Control Spire changes enemies into allies that attack other monsters for a few seconds.
  • Tougher Opposition – New adversaries include the aggressive and highly armored Heavy Pup and the flying Bliskeblaske that changes when taking damage into a more hardened, defensive form.
  • Four Additional Maps – Each of the four new map levels are introduced with their own comic book style pages, giving players a deeper view into  The Pursuit  story.

Sanctum 2: The Pursuit  DLC expansion pack will be available on PC via  Steam for $3.99.  Fans should take advantage of the  Sanctum 2  Season Pass for $11.99 to enjoy all previous DLC updates as well as having access to the fourth and final DLC installment.

Sanctum 2  is now available worldwide for $14.99 on PC, Xbox LIVE® and the PlayStation®Network.  For the latest news and updates on  Sanctum 2 , visit  www.coffeestainstudios.com‘Like’ the game on Facebook and follow the development team  @Coffee_Stain.

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