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BRIAN BLESSED, Now Dramatically Commanding War of the Roses Players

Paradox Interactive, publisher of games and self-diagnosed Anglophiles, today released the powerful vocal performance of Brian Blessed as an add-on for their medieval combat title War of the Roses. Players can now charge into battle with the acting legend commanding them to victory. Available as optional DLC for the game, the “BRIAN BLESSED VO” pack replaces the existing announcer with the hearty, dramatic commands of England’s greatest voice. The DLC can be purchased via Steam for $4.99 at

Turn your headphones down—or up, if you like that sort of thing—and listen to BRIAN BLESSED in this newly released video:


In addition, a free demo is now available for War of the Roses, allowing any brave warrior to pledge their steel to the houses of Lancaster or York. However, demo players will not gain any prestige inside the game – nor can they enjoy the rich vocal work of BRIAN BLESSED. The demo may be downloaded here: