EA's Games On Display At E3
EA Los Angeles has traveled seven years back in time to resurrect Red Alert, the most-beloved series in the storied, 25-million-unit-plus-selling COMMAND & CONQUER franchise. Shipping this holiday for the PC and Xbox 360, COMMAND & CONQUER RED ALERT 3 brings back the series' trademark light-hearted tone and action-oriented gameplay while breaking new ground in the strategy genre by adding a fully co-operative story campaign, increasing the emphasis on naval gameplay and housing the best looking graphics a COMMAND & CONQUER game has ever seen.
Award-winning independent studio Crytek and EA Partners are going back to the South China Sea this fall with the PC-exclusive CRYSIS WARHEAD, a parallel story to CRYSIS, one of the highest rated games last year on any platform. Players will don the Nanosuit of Psycho, the more brash and aggressive Delta Force squadmate of Nomad, experiencing his intense, explosive adventure on the other side of the island. CRYSIS WARHEAD is built on a new, enhanced and optimized version of Crytek's industry-leading CryENGINE 2 technology.
HARRY POTTER AND THE HALF-BLOOD PRINCE
Gamers will relive all the thrills, action, and excitement of the movie this holiday season! In the game of HARRY POTTER AND THE HALF-BLOOD PRINCE, players will return to Hogwarts to help Harry survive a fraught sixth year. They will also have a chance to engage in exciting wizard duels, mix and brew magical ingredients in Potions class and take to the air to lead the Gryffindor Quidditch team to victory. Players may even get sidetracked by Ron's romantic entanglements as they journey towards a dramatic climax and discover the identity of the Half-Blood Prince. From EA's Bright Light Studio, HARRY POTTER AND THE HALF-BLOOD PRINCE is scheduled for release in time for the movie launch this fall for the Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, PlayStation 2, PSP, Nintendo DS, Windows PC, Macintosh and mobile devices.
THE LORD OF THE RINGS: CONQUEST
From Pandemic, an EA studio and the creators behind the best-selling STAR WARS BATTLEFRONT and STAR WARS BATTLEFRONT II -- players grab their blades, bow or staff and ride onto the battlegrounds of J.R.R. Tolkien's world to fight for either good or evil. For the first time, an extensive single-player campaign lets players ask the question: "What if Frodo failed to destroy the One Ring?" Including tons of adversarial arenas and both a variety of online and split-screen co-op modes, the gamers' choice is clear: save Middle-earth or destroy it?
SIMCITY CREATOR for the Wii
From EA's Redwood Shores Studio, SIMCITY CREATOR is a visually exciting experience with a completely new user interface, designed specifically for the Wii and the Wii remote. Players will discover many ways to customize your city, including 13 city styles to explore, such as American, European and Asian themes. For the first time, players will take the liberty to build transportation systems with free placement of rounded and curved roads and rail lines, taking cities to new creative and curvy heights.
MADDEN NFL 09
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NBA LIVE 09
From EA Canada, NBA LIVE 09 has fundamentally shifted the way gamers look at sports simulation games and emulates -- with absolute precision - an NBA player based on last night, not last season. Coupled with new features like Pick and Roll Control, Defensive Lockdown Control, Signature Playcalling and Quickstrike Ankle-Breakers, the NBA LIVE experience will hook gamers from beginning to end. For those in need of some extra coaching, NBA LIVE 09 takes gamers to training camp with the NBA Academy that gives them a chance to hone their skills.
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