Great News Game Fans! Medal of
Honor Pacific Assault Ships Early!
EA GAMES™ is pleased to announce
that the Medal of Honor Pacific Assault™ Director’s Edition will ship in North
America on November 2nd, arriving in stores across the country on November 4th.
The Medal of Honor Pacific Assault Director’s Edition is bursting at the seams
with additional bonus content including six video features, two interactive
applications, an exclusive weapon, and a Sweepstakes*.
The PC-DVD Medal of Honor Pacific
Assault Director’s Edition contains an arsenal of bonus content that offers
something for everyone.
Hardcore gamers will love the
exclusive weapon available only in the Director’s Edition
Longtime fans of the franchise
will appreciate the behind the scenes peek at creating the game, and the Medal
of Honor™ Media Player which contains over 60 conceptual paintings used in
designing the games, as well as the best selection of the Medal of Honor
franchise’s award-winning music.
History buffs will enjoy "Medal of
Honor Pacific Assault The Thought War", a documentary detailing the use of
propaganda during World War II, as well as an eye-opening montage of the imagery
that inspired a nation.
Military enthusiasts will enjoy
“Medal of Honor Pacific Assault Paths of Glory” a documentary featuring
interviews with WWII veterans as well as exclusive footage of the USMC Drill
Finally, parents will appreciate
the educational value of features such as the Interactive Timeline, a dynamic
presentation of the history of the Pacific Theater during WWII. With a click of
the mouse, knowledge-hungry game fans can track attacking planes and ships,
which they can then highlight to learn more about the type of vehicle and its
crew or play audio clips that include Roosevelt’s “December 7th Day of Infamy”
speech, as well as declarations of war from both Japan and Britain. Every major
battle included in the game is highlighted, as well as additional contextual
information. Pop-Up Facts—another sure hit with the parents—can be toggled on
and off during the game to highlight historical facts, famous quotes, and
relevant statistics. This feature will be included in both the Medal of Honor
Pacific Assault standard and the Director’s Edition.
The standard version of Medal of
Honor Pacific Assault will ship in North America on November 9th, 2004, arriving
on store shelves within 48 hours of shipping.
Medal of Honor Pacific Assault™
Medal of Honor Pacific Assault gives
players a sense of the courage it took to fight the Imperial Japanese Army from
the shock of Pearl Harbor to triumph on the shores of the Tarawa Atoll. Set in
the Pacific Theatre of Operations from 1941–1943, players will assume the role
of Marine recruit Tommy Conlin as he survives the attack on Pearl Harbor, leads
the assault on Guadalcanal and finally charges up the beaches for the climatic
battle at Tarawa. Relying on natural instincts and a variety of authentic
weapons, it’s up to players to stop the Japanese war machine in its tracks.
Medal of Honor Pacific Assault was
developed by Electronic Arts Los Angeles (EALA) and is being published under the
EA GAMES brand. The game is rated "T" (Teen) with descriptors of Blood,
Language, Violence by the ESRB with and has a US MSRP of $49.99. The Director’s
Edition has a US MSRP of $59.99. More information can be found on the title by
visiting www.moh.ea.com .
Updated screenshots, box-art, logos, and other game related assets are available
*NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. VOID WHERE
PROHIBITED. ENTRY OPEN TO US AND CANADIAN RESIDENTS ONLY (except residents of
Quebec, Canada, and US residents of Rhode Island, Florida, New York). OTHER
ELIGIBILITY RESTRICTIONS APPLY. CONTEST BEGINS 11/1/04 AND ENDS 1/15/05. SEE
mohpade.eagames.com FOR COMPLETE RULES.
2004 Electronic Arts Inc. All