EA Ships Command & Conquer Red Alert 3: Ultimate Edition to Retailers Worldwide

March 23, 2009

EA Ships Command & Conquer Red
Alert 3: Ultimate Edition to Retailers Worldwide

EA Brings the Award-Winning
Real-Time Strategy Franchise to the PLAYSTATION 3 For the Very First Time

Electronic Arts Inc. announced today
that Command & Conquer Red Alert 3: Ultimate Edition, the first game in the
storied Command & Conquer franchise to appear on the PLAYSTATION 3, is shipping
to retailers worldwide. With improved graphics and an extensive array of
exclusive bonus content, the Command & Conquer Red Alert 3: Ultimate Edition
takes full advantage of the PLAYSTATION 3’s Blu-ray disc capacity in addition to
delivering the Command & Conquer franchise’s signature fast, fluid and fun RTS
gameplay.

“It was really important to us to
make sure Red Alert 3 on the PS3 took full advantage of everything the system
has to offer,” said David Seeholzer, Development Director at EA Los Angeles.
“The additional time we’ve had allowed us to improve the PS3 version, with big
performance increases and better visual fidelity. The Blu-ray disc’s storage
capacity also gave us an opportunity to add a tremendous amount of bonus
content, some of which is entirely exclusive for PS3 owners, making the Ultimate
Edition the ultimate value.”

The Command & Conquer Red Alert 3:
Ultimate Edition features EA Los Angeles’ console RTS control system, the
CommandStick 2.0 interface, bringing the ease and efficiency of RTS controls on
the PC to the PLAYSTATION 3. The Command & Conquer Red Alert 3: Ultimate Edition
is also packed full of bonus content, including exciting new multiplayer maps,
behind the scenes videos and trailers, Bloopers & Outtakes, the official Red
Alert 3 soundtrack, in-depth unit profiles, PLAYSTATION 3 exclusive episodes of
Command School and BattleCast PrimeTime and more!

Command & Conquer Red Alert 3
shipped last fall and was recently named Best Strategy Game of the Year by the
Academy of Arts and Interactive Sciences. The game introduces cooperative
campaigns and an unprecedented emphasis on naval warfare to the RTS genre, while
also featuring the Red Alert series’ trademark humor and the Command & Conquer
franchise’s trademark live-action movie sequences, starring one of the largest
and most talented ensemble casts in the history of video games, including (in
alphabetical order) Gemma Atkinson, Gina Carano, Randy Couture, Tim Curry, Kelly
Hu, Jenny McCarthy, Jonathan Pryce, Autumn Reeser, J.K. Simmons, Peter Stormare
and George Takei.

The Command & Conquer Red Alert 3:
Ultimate Edition for the PLAYSTATION 3 has been rated ‘T’ for Teen by the ESRB
and ‘16+’ by PEGI. Also today, TransGaming, Inc. (TSX-V: TNG) announced that the
MAC version of Command & Conquer Red Alert 3 is shipping to retailers worldwide
today and is available for digital download at

www.gametreeonline.com/ea/red-alert-3/
.

For more information about the game,
please visit the official website for Red Alert 3. This Friday, March 27th, fans
can also get an inside look at the Command & Conquer Red Alert 3: Ultimate
Edition in the next episode of BattleCast PrimeTime on Command & Conquer TV,
EA’s dedicated online Command & Conquer network that goes beyond the game and
brings players all the latest news, tips and strategies.