EA Ships MADDEN NFL 06 For The PSP

EA ships MADDEN NFL 06 for the

Take your Franchise on the Road,
Play Head-To-Head via Wireless Remote, and Enjoy Exclusive Content with the
Deepest Handheld Football Experience Available

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., September 21,
2005 – Electronic Arts (NASDAQ: ERTS) announced today that the PSP™ (PlayStation®Portable)
system of EA SPORTS™ Madden NFL 06, the brand’s best-selling football franchise
with the exclusive videogame license of the NFL and PLAYERS INC, has shipped and
will be available at retail starting today.

Gamers can now experience all they
have come to expect from the most groundbreaking franchise in sports videogame
history in a whole new way with Madden NFL 06 on the PSP system. Featuring a
robust franchise mode, gamers will be challenged to build a team and call the
shots, even import and play an entire week of their games’ franchise from the
PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system on to their PSP system. Challenge
friends from across the room or across the country to match up online*, via a
wireless network. Also included are 18 mini games, 10 exclusive to the PSP
system, offering more ways than ever to play the most complete and authentic
handheld NFL experience.

Madden NFL continues to be on the
forefront of innovation with outstanding gameplay and new features that drove
all-time sales at launch. The Madden NFL Football franchise is now in its 16th
year of production and is the #1 selling sports videogame in North America.

Madden NFL 06 for the PSP system is
developed in Orlando, FL by EA Tiburon. Madden NFL 06 shipped last month on the
PlayStation 2 console, the Xbox® video game system from Microsoft, Nintendo
GameCube™, Nintendo DS™, Game Boy® Advance and PC. Madden NFL 06 is rated “E”
(Everyone) by the ESRB and has an MSRP of $49.99 for the PlayStation 2 console ,
Xbox, Nintendo GameCube and PSP, $39.99 for PC and Nintendo DS, $29.99 for Game
Boy Advance. For more information check out
http://www.madden06.com .