games™ partners with EA for Army of Two split run covers

For Immediate Release

9 August 2007

On Thursday 9 August, issue 60 of games™ goes on sale across the UK and the world with a two exclusive covers featuring Electronic Arts’ new co-operative shooter Army Of Two. Following a steady stream of quality games, which has seen a number of EA-focused front covers over the last year, games™ further cements its relationship with the industry giant by showcasing the jaw-dropping action title.

Electronic Arts granted games™ unparalleled access to the studio and team behind the game, giving an unprecedented insight into how the company will be leading its charge of superlative titles over the winter months.

“The number of triple-A titles Electronic Arts is releasing over the next few months is incredibly impressive,” said Rick Porter, Editor of games™.“We’re thrilled that at such an exciting time we are able to work closely with the company and speak to the people behind one of the bestlooking games of the year.”

“That games™ is once again partnering with EA is commensurate with the strong line-up of titles that the company has in its portfolio,” commented Simon Phillips, Editor In Chief.“As one of the few new IPs, Army of Two is the perfect candidate for such a cover treatment and we’re pleased to be continuing our strong alliance with one of the most important videogames publishers”.

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Pagination: 180 pages

Frequency: 13 issues pa

Print run: 50,000

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