REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 22, 2005--Electronic Arts (NASDAQ: ERTS - News) announced today that FIFA Street, the new title under the EA SPORTS BIG(TM) brand, has shipped to retailers worldwide. The game was developed in Vancouver, B.C., by EA Canada, the same studio that is also home to such titles as NBA STREET V3 and FIFA 2005.
FIFA Street introduces the combination of arcade action blended with the culture of freestyle street soccer. By removing the rules from the simulation soccer experience, FIFA Street exposes the heart of the world's beautiful game, on-the-ball flare and individual style.
Leading this movement are the worlds top professional players, showing off their skills and individual style in 4-on-4 match-ups against the backdrop of global venues that represent the true culture of street soccer. Take on the best and be required to earn their respect, gradually building your reputation and team into an unstoppable force that leads the tide of street soccer.
FIFA Street is rated "E" for (Everyone) by the ESRB and has an MSRP of $39.99. It is scheduled to ship on the PlayStationÂ®2 computer entertainment system, the Xbox(TM) video game system from Microsoft and the Nintendo GameCube(TM). Look for more information at the FIFA Street website at www.fifastreet.com
About Electronic Arts
Electronic Arts (EA), headquartered in Redwood City, California, is the world's leading interactive entertainment software company. Founded in 1982, the company develops, publishes, and distributes interactive software worldwide for videogame systems, personal computers and the Internet. Electronic Arts markets its products under three brand names: EA SPORTS(TM), EA GAMES(TM) and EA SPORTS BIG(TM). In fiscal 2004, EA posted revenues of $2.96 billion and had 27 titles that sold more than one million copies. EA's homepage and online game site is www.ea.com. More information about EA's products and full text of press releases can be found on the Internet at http://info.ea.com.
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