Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:ERTS) today announced plans for gamescom 2010 in Cologne. EA will showcase a powerful slate of titles representing a selection of leading franchises across the company’s Games, Sports and Play Labels.
Media and consumers are invited for hands on experience with a whole host of innovative game play that highlights the company’s focus on delivering fewer, better games and building direct to consumer digital offerings.
Five EA and EA Partner titles at gamescom have already received early recognition for their outstanding quality. The gamescom 2010 award nominations were announced today and include:
FIFA 11 – Best Console
Star WarsTM: The Old RepublicTM – Best Online and Best of gamescom
Crysis® 2 – Best PC, Best of gamescom
The SimsTM 3 console – Best Mobile title (NDS)
Rock Band® 3 instruments – Best Hardware
Tuesday, August 17th, 4:00pm
EA Press Briefing: The Palladium, Schanzenstraße 36, Gebäude 197, 51063 Cologne
A live stream of the press conference will be available at http://live-event.ea.com/gamescom/live/
EA Booth: Hall 6.1 (A074)
Games on show: Crysis 2, DarksporeTM, Dragon AgeTM 2, FIFA 11, FIFA Manager 11, Medal of HonorTM, Need For SpeedTM Hot Pursuit, Rock Band 3, The Sims 3 on console, Star Wars: The Old Republic. For iPodTM: The Sims 3, The SimsTM 3 World Adventures, EA SPORTS FIFA 10, 2010 FIFA World Cup South AfricaTM, and for iPadTM: Need For Speed Shift, Command & ConquerTM Red Alert, SCRABBLE, Mirror’s EdgeTM, Tetris®.