EA Deploys an Explosive Downloadable Co-Op Demo for Army of TWO The Devil’s Cartel Coming March 12

Wed Mar 6, 2013 12:00pm EST

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Friends Band Together and Get a Sneak Peek at the Highly Anticipated Action
Blockbuster Game Before it Launches March 26
REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(Business Wire)--
When the stakes are high, risk it all by going double or nothing! Electronic
Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) today announced that a downloadable demo for Army of TWO
The Devil`s Cartel, the next installment of the franchise celebrated for its
dynamic two player co-operative gameplay and over-the-top blockbuster action,
will be available on Xbox LIVE Marketplace and PlayStationNetwork starting on
March 12. 

In the demo, players will step into the boots of private military contractors
Alpha and Bravo as they embark on a mission to rescue a kidnapped politician
while diffusing an additional hostage situation. From the bottom floor of a
dangerous drug lab, to the rooftops of a sky rise, Alpha and Bravo must
infiltrate the Cartel`s stronghold and overcome hordes of cartel members, all
the while working together to survive. With the lives of others on the line, the
dynamic duo will need to split up as one player runs into battle face-to-face
with their opposition, while the other takes to the sky in a helicopter to man a
mini gun and provide cover. Complete with epic explosions, massive destruction
and the brand new Overkill feature, gamers will be able to experience the
adrenaline and palm sweating action before the game launches on March 26. 

Army of TWO The Devil`s CartelOverkill Edition is still available to pre-order
at participating retailers. Gamers who reserve their copy of the game will
receive exclusive masks, outfits, a highly destructive co-op contract mission
and deadly weapons, including the TAH-9. If customers pre-order their copy from
GameStop, they will receive the Army of TWO The Devil`s Cartel Hit-Maker`s Kit,
which will give gamers the chance to play as characters portrayed by music
megastars Big Boi and B.o.B, along with an additional contract mission and
custom designed gear. 

In Army of TWO The Devil`s Cartel, players find themselves on the war-torn
streets of Mexico as Alpha and Bravo, two operatives working for Tactical
Worldwide Operations (T.W.O.), fighting for justice against a dangerous drug
cartel. Featuring both online and split-screen co-op, Army of TWO The Devil's
Cartel gives players the chance to distinguish themselves from their friends by
providing a deeper and more advanced upgrade and customization system. From the
mask that protects them in battle to the very weapons that keep them alive,
players can customize their own Alpha and Bravo to create the deadliest
mercenary team as they see fit. 

Launching on March 26, Army of TWO The Devil's Cartel will be available on the
PlayStation3 computer entertainment system and the Xbox 360 video game and
entertainment system. This product is rated M for Mature by the ESRB. For more
information on Army of TWO The Devil`s Cartel, please visit www.armyoftwo.com,
and for the latest news visit www.facebook.com/armyoftwo or follow on Twitter at
www.twitter.com/armyoftwo. To watch the latest Army of TWO The Devil`s Cartel
trailer "Speak of the Devil" visit http://youtu.be/dnDyA5T1pZk. Press assets are
available at www.info.ea.com. 

About Electronic Arts

Electronic Arts (NASDAQ: EA) is a global leader in digital interactive
entertainment. The Company delivers games, content and online services for
Internet-connected consoles, personal computers, mobile phones, tablets and
social networks. EA has more than 275 million registered players and operates in
75 countries. 

In fiscal 2012, EA posted GAAP net revenue of $4.1 billion. Headquartered in
Redwood City, California, EA is recognized for a portfolio of critically
acclaimed, high-quality blockbuster brands such as The Sims, Madden NFL, FIFA
Soccer, Need for Speed, Battlefield and Mass Effect. More information about EA
is available at http://info.ea.com. 

Army of TWO, The Sims and Need for Speed are trademarks of Electronic Arts Inc.
Mass Effect is a trademark of EA International (Studio and Publishing) Ltd.
Battlefield is a trademark of EA Digital Illusions CE AB. "PlayStation" is a
registered trademark of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. Xbox 360 and Xbox LIVE
are trademarks of the Microsoft group of companies and are used under license
from Microsoft. John Madden, NFL and FIFA are the property of their respective
owners and used with permission.

Electronic Arts
Stephanie Driscoll, 650-628-7890
PR Coordinator
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Sr. Publicist
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Director of PR

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