E3 2011: Highlights From EA'S Press Conference



     EA is one of the major video game publisher to hold a conference at this year's E3. Here is what went down at the keynote:

  • MASS EFFECT 3 announced for a March 6, 2012 release
  • NEED FOR SPEED: THE RUN demoed; includes racing by foot
  • SSX announced for a January 2012 release
  • FIFA 12 previewed; has a new physics engine for players, which allows them to tug-and-pull at one another while going after the ball
  • EA SPORTS LIVE FOOTBALL SERVICE announced; allows players to "connect and compete" across multiple platforms, including Facebook, iPhone, iPad, and PC
  • MADDEN 12 announced for August 30
  • THE SIMS SOCIAL for Facebook; allows players to share their SIMS experience with friends
  • KINGDOMS OF AMALUR previewed; hundreds of hours of gameplay promised
  • Pre-rendered trailer shown for OVERSTRIKE, a new multi-platform franchise about a black ops team
  • BATTLEFIELD 3 demoed; free BATTLELOG service presented that allows players to connect through the game


[via Joystiq]

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