August 26, 2009– In the name of Kane - the fans have spoken. Today EA Los Angeles announces the official name for the upcoming iteration of the award-winning real-time strategy series, Command&Conquer 4. Scheduled for a 2010 release, Command&Conquer 4 Tiberian Twilight was chosen by the series’ dedicated fan base as their favorite name for the next installment of the best-selling game franchise. More than 15,000 fans from all over the world submitted their ideas via www.commandandconquer.com, with Command&Conquer 4 Tiberian Twilight being the most popular title for EALA’s conclusion to the epic Tiberium saga.
“Our sophisticated fans are a tremendous community with a great love for the series. We really wanted to involve them in Command&Conquer 4– what better way than to have them create the title?” said Mike Glosecki, Lead Producer on Command&Conquer 4 at EA Los Angeles.“We were blown away by all the creative names they came up with but the most popular selection, Tiberian Twilight, seemed the best fit, embodying that the saga is coming to a powerful and epic conclusion.”
Command&Conquer 4 Tiberian Twilight brings a multitude of innovations to the fast and action-packed C&C gameplay that fans have come to love in the series’ 15-year legacy. Introducing mobile bases, persistent player progression, a 3-class system and an objective-based 5v5 multiplayer, Command&Conquer 4 Tiberian Twilight will bring fans more strategic depth and compelling new gameplay variations than any C&C game before. With the return of the series’ signature high quality live action cinematics, including Joe Kucan as the Brotherhood of Nod’s enigmatic leader Kane, Command&Conquer 4 Tiberian Twilight is set out to give fans a powerful and stunning conclusion to their beloved saga.
Command&Conquer 4 Tiberian Twilight will be available for the PC in 2010 and has not yet been rated by the ESRB or PEGI. For more information, please visit www.commandandconquer.com or get the latest intel on everything Command&Conquer on twitter at http://twitter.com/ea_apoc.