EA Ships Marvel Nemesis: Rise of The Imperfects



EA SHIPS
MARVEL NEMESIS: RISE OF THE IMPERFECTS


 



Super
Hero Videogame Brawler Features Legendary Comic Book Icons from Multiple Super
Hero Families Including Spider-Man, Wolverine and Elektra


 


REDWOOD CITY, Calif.

– September 20, 2005 – Electronic Arts (Nasdaq: ERTS) announced today that
Marvel Nemesis™: Rise of The Imperfects™

has shipped to retail outlets nationwide. Gamers can take control of more than
17 fighters including popular Super Heroes™ from the Marvel Universe as well
as a new set of characters called, The
Imperfects
, as they battle in highly destructible environments to
determine who among them is the most powerful.  


 


This new family of Super Heroes,
The Imperfects™,
which includes
super villain, Niles Van Roekel, was created through collaboration with EA and
top comic book industry talent including renowned writer, Mark Millar, who
helped create the back-stories for The
Imperfects.
In addition,
comic artists Jae Lee
and Terry Dodson helped in the development of the game working on
the game’s interface as well as the Marvel character concept designs.


 


With an all-star cast on the
development side and a legendary line-up of Super Heroes that include
Spider-Man, Venom, Magneto, Iron Man, Storm, The Thing, Daredevil, Human Torch
and Wolverine, EA is delivering the most comprehensive, authentic and
cinematic Super Hero fighting experience ever seen in a videogame. To top off
the Super Hero clashes, players will fight to an epic soundtrack created
specifically for the game by composer, Trevor Jones, best known for his work
on


Dark

City,

The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen,
and From Hell .


 


Developed by Nihilistic Software and produced
at EA Canada,
Marvel Nemesis: Rise of The
Imperfects
is
available
for the PlayStation®2 computer
entertainment system, Xbox® videogame system from Microsoft, and
the Nintendo GameCube™. The games features single player, multiplayer and
online modes for epic multiplayer mayhem. The game is rated “T” (Teen) by the
ESRB and has an MSRP of $49.99.
 
Marvel Nemesis:
Rise of the Imperfects
will ship on October 11 for the PSP™ PlayStation®
Portable system and October 24 for the Nintendo DS™.


 


For more information on the game, please
visit:

http://www.marvelnemesis.ea.com
.


 


 


Electronic Arts, EA, EA SPORTS, EA SPORTS
BIG, POGO and Imperfects and Rise of the Imperfects are trademarks or
registered trademarks of Electronic Arts Inc. in the U.S. and/or other
countries. PlayStation is a registered trademark and PSP is a trademark of
SCEI. Nintendo GameCube and Nintendo DS are trademarks of Nintendo. Microsoft
and Xbox are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft
Corporation in the U.S. and/or other countries. MARVEL,
Marvel Nemesis,
Spider-Man, Venom, Magneto, Iron Man, Storm, The Thing, Daredevil, Human Torch
and Wolverine,
and all related Marvel characters are


and trademarks of Marvel Characters, Inc., and are used with permission. 
Copyright


2005 Marvel Characters, Inc. All rights reserved. 

www.marvel.com
.  Super Hero
(es) is co-owned registered trademark of Marvel Characters, Inc. and DC Comics

All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.