Press Releases

July 24, 2019 – Gather under the Latvian Flag!
The Latvian expansion is a free update to Tannenberg which adds the Latvian Riflemen squad, a Baltic map, and new weapons.
Download “Tannenberg Latvian Expansion Press Kit”

April 12, 2019 – Wolves on the hunt in Tannenberg historical event!
The Wolf Truce is a limited time special event which will run from April 12 until April 21.
Download “Tannenberg Wolf Truce Press Kit”

November 8, 2018 – Tannenberg releases in February – get ready for a surprising Winter offensive…
The full release of Tannenberg is planned for February 13th!
Download “Tannenberg release date Announcement Presskit.zip”

September 14, 2017 – Grab your shashka and get ready for a winter offensive!
The two studios behind Verdun – Blackmill Games and M2H – reveal more details about their new title Tannenberg, scheduled for Early Access release on November 16 on PC via Steam!
Press release Release date Eastern Front 2017 (EN).pdf
Download “Tannenberg release date Announcement Presskit.zip”

May 24, 2017 – Verdun developers announce new front: Tannenberg
The standalone expansion takes players to the Eastern Front
Press release Announcement Eastern Front 2017(EN).pdf
Press release Announcement Eastern Front 2017 (RUS).pdf
Download “Tannenberg Announcement Presskit.zip”

March 8, 2016 – WW1 FPS released on Xbox One
Developers Blackmill Games and M2H have just released WW1 PC-hit Verdun on the Xbox One.
Press release Verdun Xbox One March 2017 (EN).pdf
Download “Press kit March 2017.zip”

December 16 2016 – Press release War Child Armestice 2016
War Child’s Armistice is the first of its kind, a fundraising campaign that encourages peaceful gameplay to support children affected by conflict.
Armistice Press Release – War Child and Verdun.pdf
Download “Press Kit Christmas Truce War Child 2016.zip”

August 30 2016 – Press release Verdun now on PS4 
Developers Blackmill Games and M2H, equipped with their trusty combat shovels, have dug their way to the console players to share with them a true trench warfare experience. The intense WW1 PC-hit Verdun just released on the PlayStation 4 and will be released later this year on Xbox One.
Press release Verdun now on PS4 2016 (EN).pdf
Persbericht Verdun nu uit op PS4 2016 (NL).pdf
Download “Press Kit August 2016.zip”

June 14 2016 – First WW1 FPS to be released on Xbox One and Playstation 4
After Verdun’s successful launch on Steam, the developers M2H and Blackmill Games announced the release of the first WW1 FPS on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 for August 30 2016.
Press release Verdun Console Announcement 2016 (EN).pdf
Persbericht Verdun Console aankondiging 2016 (NL).pdf
Download “Press Kit June 2016.zip”

March 23 2016 – Free expansion for Verdun
New region, new game mode, new squads, new weapons and gore!
Press release Free Expansion for Verdun 2016 (EN).pdf
Press release Gratis uitbreiding voor Verdun 2016 (NL).pdf
Download “Press Kit March 2016.zip”

December 22 2015 – Live and let live!
The Christmas Truce has been called in the WW1 FPS Verdun. Join the snowball fights and football matches, sing along with Christmas Carols and make sure to send your friends a Christmas card from the trenches. 
Press release Verdun Christmas Truce – Live and let Live 2015 (EN).pdf
Press release Verdun Christmas Truce – Live and let Live 2015 (NL).pdf
Download “Press Kit December 2015.zip”

April 28 2015 – Man the trenches!
WW1 FPS Verdun has officially launched today! The game is now available with a 10% release discount on PC, Mac and Linux via Steam. 
Press release Verdun Live 2015 (EN).pdf
Press release Verdun Live 2015 (NL).pdf
Download “Press Kit Live 2015.zip”

April 08 2015 – Launch announcement
The trenches are in uproar, the official launch date for Verdun is set: the 28th of April! Verdun is currently available on PC, Mac and Linux via Steam Early Access. 
Press release Verdun Live Announcement 2015 (EN).pdf
Press release Verdun Live Announcement 2015 (NL).pdf
Download “Press Kit April 2015.zip”

December 18 2014 – Christmas Truce!
To honor the Christmas Truce of WW1, Verdun is getting its own version of the event in- game. It will be enforced with some friendly competitions and a Steam Sale discount!
Press release Verdun Christmas Truce December 2014 (EN).pdf
Press release Verdun Het Kerstbestand December 2014 (NL).pdf
Download “Press Kit December – Christmas Truce 2014.zip”

September 23 2014 – Verdun’s surge to the Frontline!
In order to keep up the momentum before going live, M2H and BlackMill Games are releasing their last big update.
Press release Verdun Update September 2014 (EN).pdf
Press release Verdun Update September 2014 (NL).pdf
Download “Press Kit September 2014.zip”

July 28 2014 – Verdun commemorates the WW1 Centenary
Coinciding the World War One centenary developers M2H and BlackMill Games have a number of great offers for their WW1 game Verdun.
Press release Verdun WW1 centenary 2014 EN.pdf
Press release Verdun WO1 herdenking 2014 NL.pdf

Press contact

Stephanie & Bram (Game Drive)
Public Relations for the 1914-1918 WW1 Game Series
E-mail: press [at] VerdunGame.com

M2H is based in Alkmaar, the Netherlands. The brothers Hergaarden specialize in multiplayer games.

Blackmill Games is a Dutch game development company dedicated to producing high quality premium games.