Battlefield 2 Now Available for PC


EA AND DIGITAL ILLUSIONS
assault STORE SHELVES WITH
BATTLEFIELD 2
FOR THE PC


 


Latest
Chapter in the Award-Winning Battlefield franchise Delivers the Ultimate
Battlefield Experience


 



Redwood City
,
Calif.

– June 21, 2005 – Get to the chopper!


Electronic Arts

(NASDAQ: ERTS)
and Digital Illusions today announced that
Battlefield 2

has begun to ship to retail
outlets for the
PC.
Powered by an all new game engine,
Battlefield 2
brings the intensity and excitement of its
predecessors, the award-winning
Battlefield 1942™
and
Battlefield Vietnam,
into the modern era with the
latest, most technologically advanced vehicles and weapons systems available
to man.


 


In
Battlefield 2
, players will choose to fight for one of three
military superpowers: the United States, China, or the newly formed Middle
East Coalition. Armed with the latest modern weaponry, players can take
control of any of the game’s 30+ vehicles.  Players can also hone their skills
against improved enemy intelligence in the new single-player campaign before
competing online with up to 64 players in some of the most intense battles on
the PC.


 


Battlefield 2

showcases an all-new game engine and physics system to bring the modern
battlefield to life like never before.  The game also features immense, rich
details, from city streets to remote forests, in some of the most notorious
hot spots around the world.


 


Enhanced team play features allow players to
enter the action on the front lines as part of a formal squad, or work behind
the scenes in Commander Mode to direct the strategic assaults of their
teammates.  With the new online character ranking and persistence, players
increase their rank and unlock awards, including new weapons, medals, and
more.  Additionally, EA worked
with marketing and development partners
nVidia, Creative Labs, Ideazon
and Alienware to create the optimal gaming experience for the Battlefield
community.


 


Developed by Sweden-based
developer, Digital Illusions,
the creators of the original
Battlefield 1942,

Battlefield 2
is rated “T” (Teen) by
the ESRB and has an MSRP of $49.99

For more
information about


Battlefield 2
,
please visit

http://battlefield2.ea.com
.


 


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Battlefield 1942 are trademarks of Digital Illusions CE AB.  All other
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