E32012: EA Unveils Video Game Titles to be Featured at E3
In Close Quarters, players are dropped into a frantic, infantry-only war setting. The game uses the Frostbite 2 engine. Everything from furniture to plaster can be shot to up, while pieces of rubble pile up on the floor. Close Quarterswill also introduce new weapons, assignments and unique dog tags to bring back to the base game.Battlefield 3: Armored Kill will feature new driveable tanks, ATVs, mobile artillery and more. Armored Kill will also showcase huge battlefields for an all-out vehicle assault and will include the biggest map in Battlefield history.
The two themed digital expansion packs will be released to the Xbox 360, Playstation 3 and PC. Close Quarters will be available in June 2012. Armored Kill will be released in September 2012. Both are ESRB Rated “M” for Mature.
In the sci-fi shooter, Crysis 3, you’ll follow Prophet as he hunts in the urban rainforest of New York City. The game will have seven distinct natural environments known as the Liberty Dome’s Seven Wonders. The game will be released to the Xbox 360, Playstation 3 and PC. The street date is to be announced and the ESRB Rating is pending.
FIFA 13 promises revolutionary change, along with the largest and deepest feature set in the history of the franchise. Creators of the game aim to capture all of the drama and unpredictability of real-life soccer. The game will be released to the Xbox 360, Playstation 3, Playstation Vita, Wii, PC, Playstation 2, Nintendo 3DS, PSP, iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and Android. FIFA 13 will be released in the Fall and the ESRB Rating is pending.
Madden NFL 13
According to EA’s recent press release is an all-new experience from start to finish. “Every mode, every screen, every pixel has been reinvented delivering the most innovative, connected, and authentic Madden NFL experience in franchise history.” The game will be released to the Xbox 360, Playstation 3, Playstation Vita, and Wii. Madden NFL 13 will be released in August and the ESRB Rating is “E” for Everyone.
Medal of Honor: Warfighter
Warfighter puts players in the boots of today’s elite U.S. warriors to experience missions that have similarities with real world terrorist incursions. It’ll feature real world hotspots in the single-player campaign and introduces Tier 2 Operators to the multiplayer mode. The game will be released to the Xbox 360, Playstation 3 and PC. The street date is October 23, 2012 and the ESRB Rating is pending.
NBA LIVE 13
NBA LIVE 13 promises to make changes to core gameplay, presentation , with more connectivity to your friends and the real-world of basketball throughout the season. The game will be released to the Xbox 360 and Playstation 3. NBA LIVE 13 will be available in October 2012. The ESRB Rating is pending.
NCAA Football 13
NCAA Football 13 will allow players to utilize a former Heisman Trophy winner’s skill set in a quest to match the performances of some of the greatest of all time. Studio Updates will feature new analyst, Rece Davis. The game will be released to the Xbox 360 and Playstation 3. NCAA Football 13 will be available in July 10, 2012. The ESRB Rating is “E” for Everyone.
NHL 13 will deliver major gameplay innovations that capture the speed and strategy of the world’s fastest team sport. It will provide hockey fans with new experiences and the ability to connect with their friends and the real-world of the NHL. The game will be released to the Xbox 360 and Playstation 3. NHL 13 will be available in September 11, 2012. The ESRB Rating is pending.
In the relaunch of the SimCity franchise, players will have the power to build the city of their dreams, connect with their friends and face challenges together. The game will be released to the PC. SimCity will be available in February 2013. The ESRB Rating is pending.
: The Old Republic
Star Wars: The Old Republic will continue to expand in 2012. New game content will be made available through refined gameplay features, more PVP, high-level group content, new social features and new storylines for players to explore. The game is available now on the PC. The ESRB Rating is “T” for Teen.
E3 2012 will be held at the Los Angeles Convention Center from June 5-7, 2012. More information may be found at the official website.