New release date for Stellaris on Tencent’s Platform

Space strategy game to launch in Chinese-language markets in Q1, 2017.

As previously communicated, Paradox Interactive has entered into a partnership with Tencent, a leading provider of Internet value-added services in China, to bring its games to Chinese language markets via Tencent’s platform.

Stellaris will be launched before the end of Q1 2017. We are working together with Tencent to ensure the game content and experience live up to the high quality standards expected by our users and we look forward to bringing Stellaris to a larger audience of Chinese fans.

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For additional information, please contact:

Fredrik Wester, CEO Paradox Interactive

Andras Vajlok, CFO Paradox Interactive


Phone: +4670-355 54 89

This information is information that Paradox Interactive AB (publ) is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation and the Securities Markets Act. The information was submitted for publication on December 13, 2016.

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The Paradox Interactive group includes publishing and internal development of games and licensing of White Wolf’s brands. The publishing operation publishes both internally developed titles and titles developed by independent studios as well as music and books. The game portfolio includes more than 75 titles and Paradox Interactive owns the most important brands, including Stellaris, Europa Universalis, Hearts of Iron, Crusader Kings, Cities: Skylines and Magicka. From the start over ten years ago, the company has published its games all over the world, initially through physical distribution using partners, but beginning in 2006 has primarily distributed digitally using its own publishing arm. The development platform is primarily PC, but the company has released games on console and mobile platforms as well. The largest markets today include the US, UK, Germany, France, Russia and Scandinavia. Today, more than one million gamers play a Paradox game each month and the number of Paradox registered users exceeds five million.

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