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You wait for one release date, and then three come along at once!

VIENNA. Austria, 1st of June 2017: Today, publisher THQ Nordic is proud to announce the release dates for three of its major titles in 2017, spanning open world science fantasy, deep dungeon diving and war torn RTS/RPG action.

  • First will be Battle Chasers: Nightwar on PlayStation®4, Xbox One, PC and Nintendo Switch™ console on October 3rd, 2017.
  • Next up is ELEX, the new open world RPG from Piranha Bytes will hit PlayStation®4, Xbox One and PC on October 17th, 2017.
  • Last but not least, SpellForce 3 – the unique mix between RPG and RTS – will be out exclusively on PC on December 7th, 2017.
All titles are now available for preorder on PC:


Steam: http://store.steampowered.com/app/411300/ELEX/

GoG: https://www.gog.com/game/elex

Battle Chasers – Nightwar:

Steam: http://store.steampowered.com/app/451020/Battle_Chasers_Nightwar/

GoG: https://www.gog.com/game/battle_chasers_nightwar

SpellForce 3

Steam: http://store.steampowered.com/app/311290/SpellForce_3/

GoG: https://www.gog.com/game/spellforce_iii

Playable Builds for Media

If you are interested in checking out the games, a preview-build for Battle Chasers: Nightwar and access to SpellForce 3’s ongoing multiplayer beta are available. Please contact your local PR representative for information.

You can find assets for all three titles on our media server or information on the official websites:






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