New Real-Time Strategy Game from the Successful EMERGENCY Series to be Released on August 15, 2023

Promotion Software and sixteen tons entertainment continue the well-known EMERGENCY game series // New real-time strategy game EMERGENCY focuses on cooperative gameplay // EMERGENCY to be released on PC this summer

Tübingen, 9 August 2023 | The developer studio sixteen tons entertainment continues the internationally successful real-time strategy game series EMERGENCY! The new spin-off will be released on August 15, 2023 for PC via Steam.


In EMERGENCY, the players take on the role of an incident commander. Under time pressure, they have to decide which emergency unit departments to send out on the next rescue mission. Whether extinguishing fires, saving lives or hunting down criminals - in EMERGENCY the different departments work hand in hand. This also applies to the players, because the new EMERGENCY game focuses on cooperative gameplay. The thrilling missions are designed for four players, but can also be completed in groups of three, two or solo.

The history of the EMERGENCY series

With Emergency - Fighters for Life, the first game in the series was released 25 years ago and established a long-lasting series. Several spin-offs as well as other titles for the main series followed. The most recently released title EMERGENCY HQ celebrated release on iOS and Android devices and is also available for the Nintendo Switch. Starting this summer, EMERGENCY will return to the PC as a free-to-play game.

Key features of EMERGENCY:

  • Co-operative real-time strategy with an adrenaline kick
  • Exciting rescue missions for up to four players
  • Firefighting, manhunts, accident rescues, and more
  • Missions in a variety of weather conditions, such as storms, cold, and extreme heat
  • Versatile rescue vehicles: SWAT trucks, water tenders, ambulances
  • New content thanks to continuous development


About Sixteen Tons Entertainment 

Tübingen-based developer studio sixteen tons entertainment, founded in 1993, has repeatedly set standards in digital game design with titles such as MAD NEWS or the globally successful EMERGENCY series. Titles from the EMERGENCY series have received numerous international awards.

Sixteen tons entertainment develops high-quality games for current game consoles, smartphones and PCs. The team around game designer Ralph Stock is one of the longest-lived development studios in Europe. Sixteen tons entertainment is a label of Promotion Software GmbH. More information:



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