Sydney, Australia – March 28, 2013 – Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) announced that Army of TWO™ The Devil’s Cartel is available today at retailers in Australia and will be available Friday, March 29 in New Zealand. Building on the dynamic co-operative gameplay the franchise is known for, Army of TWO The Devil’s Cartel ups the ante further with deep customization and an intense story with unexpected twists and turns. The game introduces an innovative co-op feature called “Overkill” that rewards players for working together, allowing them to unleash the power of ultimate destruction.
“With Army of TWO The Devil’s Cartel, our goal was to blend intense moment-to-moment, co-operative gameplay with the most explosive and epic moments you see in Hollywood’s biggest blockbuster action movies. And we are delivering just that – a summer blockbuster movie you can experience on your Xbox 360 or PlayStation 3 right now with your friends,”said Julian Beak, Executive Producer, EA.
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 the country’s most 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.
Army of TWO The Devil’s Cartel is now available on the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system and the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system. This product is rated R18+ by the Australian Classification Board. You can watch the music video for the Army of TWO The Devil’s Cartel theme song “Double or Nothing” starring Big Boi and B.o.B now at http://youtu.be/t9iD0JxmNdM. Become a fan on Facebook® atwww.facebook.com/armyoftwo or follow the game on Twitter® at www.twitter.com/armyoftwo. For more information on Army of TWO The Devil’s Cartel, please visit www.armyoftwo.com/au