THQ Inc. announced today Supreme Commander: Forged Alliance, the next chapter in the real-time strategy (RTS) franchise, is scheduled to ship for Windows PC in November 2007. Developed by RTS designer Chris Taylor and his Gas Powered Games studio, Supreme Commander: Forged Alliance follows the epic story of the original game in the aftermath of the Infinite War. Supreme Commander: Forged Alliance will be available as a standalone title offering full compatibility with the original game, enabling all-new strategic options.
“Supreme Commander raised the standard for scope and scale in the RTS genre and is one of the highest rated strategy games of all time,” said Bob Aniello, senior vice president of worldwide marketing, THQ. “Supreme Commander: Forged Alliance is pushing the boundaries yet again promising an exciting new chapter to fans worldwide.”
“Supreme Commander: Forged Alliance is not only the continuation of the epic story that is unfolding inside the game’s universe, it is the continuation of our goal to move the bar for RTS gaming even higher than ever,” says Chris Taylor, CEO of Gas Powered Games. “Forged Alliance offers over 100 new units, more maps and an entirely new faction… we are stuffing this game with all kinds of new features!”