Bejeweled® 3 and additional PopCap Games classics coming to retail on PC and console

Consumer favourite Bejeweled® 3 bundled with other popular PopCap classics will become avalable on a variety of platforms at retail and first party online services across Europe from April 26, 2012. 

Since its introduction 10 years ago, Bejeweled has become one of the top 10 video game franchises in history. More than half a billion people worldwide have played the game, and over 50 million units have been sold across 18 platforms. An estimated 9 billion hours have been spent playing Bejeweled, and the game continues to sell at the rate of one copy every 4.3 seconds.

Depending on the platform, the Bejeweled 3 bundles will include a selection from the following PopCap titles:

Bejeweled 3

Discover all-new ways to play the world’s #1 puzzle game. Find your perfect match with eight breath-taking game modes that meet all your moods. Enjoy the amazing sights and sounds, engage in endless gem-matching action, and soar to dazzling new heights!

Bejeweled® Blitz LIVE

Take on friends in the brilliant gem-matching action of Bejeweled Blitz LIVE! Choose your favorite playing style - Classic or Twist - and rocket up the leaderboards! Battle your way to the top in the all-new 16-player Party LIVE mode over Xbox LIVE®. Create cascades of fun with Flame gems, Lightning gems and Hypercubes. You can even combine scores with friends for the highest weekly and all-time Friendscores. The challenge is irresistible!

Feeding Frenzy™ 2

Want a game you can really sink your teeth into? Swim and swerve through underwater worlds and chow down on smaller fish as you chomp your way to ocean supremacy. But watch out: boatloads of pesky predators are looking to make lunch out of you!

Zuma®

Survive the ancient temples of Zuma, the critically acclaimed action-puzzler from PopCap! Deep in the jungle lie hidden temples bursting with traps and trickery, and it's up to you to uncover their treasures. Fire magical balls from your stone frog idol to make matches of three or more and clear the deadly chain before it reaches the golden skull.

Peggle®

Part pachinko, part pinball, all awesome — Peggle® combines deceptively simple controls with infinite replayability. Fire metal balls across the Peggle-scape to clear orange pegs as you harness the power of the Peggle Masters in your quest for Extreme Fever. What does it all mean? Wise people say that to truly understand Peggle, you have to experience it for yourself.

For more information on Bejeweled 3, Bejeweled Blitz Live, Zuma, Peggle and Feeding Frenzy 2, please visit www.popcap.com

Bejeweled 3, Feeding Frenzy, Peggle, Zuma and PopCap are trademarks of Electronic Arts Inc. 

Contact :

Cathy Orr

PopCap PR

corr@popcap.com

+353 1 646 8107

Alison Lubbock

EMEA PR Manager

alubbock@contractor.ea.com

 

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