LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 29, 2016--Respawn Entertainment and Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) today announced that this holiday’s highest rated shooter, Titanfall® 2, will host a free trial of the game’s full multiplayer offering. The trial* will begin for EA Access and Origin Access members on November 30 th, and become available for all non EA Access and Origin Access players starting December 2 nd on Xbox One, PlayStation® 4 and Origin for PC. Trial players will get a chance to experience the fast and fluid multiplayer in Titanfall that “makes the competition feel clunky and staid in comparison,” according to Eurogamer. Those looking to continue this action into the full game will have all their multiplayer progress carryover, in addition to getting their hands-on what Entertainment Weekly calls, “one of the best single-player campaigns of the year.”
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Experience This Holiday's Highest Rated Shooter with the Titanfall 2 Free Multiplayer Trial (Graphic: Business Wire)
Since the game’s launch, Titanfall 2 has received universal praise from critics worldwide and has been nominated for the Game of the Year award from The Game Awards, with the winner being announced on December 1 st. In multiplayer, Titanfall 2 has built on the dynamic Pilot and Titan gameplay from the first Titanfall and delivered a wide variety of robust modes, maps and weapons for players to choose from. In Respawn’s single player debut, the team has elevated the first-person shooter genre by bringing fresh ideas, clever design elements and innovation to the carefully crafted story campaign.
Following the release of Titanfall 2, all post-launch maps, modes, and weapons will be absolutely free to all players, and that all starts on November 30 th with the release of Angel City’s Most Wanted. Featuring the fully remastered fan favorite Angel City map from the original Titanfall, Angel City’s Most Wanted introduces additional free content including the Wingman Elite Pistol, six new Titan kits, and a brand new Pilot execution. Angel City’s Most Wanted also gives players the ability to purchase cosmetic items for their Pilot and Titan, including camos, nose art, warpaint, and more. Players who pre-ordered Titanfall 2 ahead of the game’s release will get access to the Angel City map starting on November 30 th, while all players getting access to the Angel City map on December 3 rd.
** Requires Titanfall 2 for applicable platform (sold separately) and Internet Connection.
About Electronic Arts
Electronic Arts (NASDAQ:EA) is a global leader in digital interactive entertainment. The Company delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, personal computers, mobile phones and tablets. EA has more than 300 million registered players around the world.
In fiscal year 2016, EA posted GAAP net revenue of $4.4 billion. Headquartered in Redwood City, California, EA is recognized for a portfolio of critically acclaimed, high-quality blockbuster brands such as The Sims™, Madden NFL, EA SPORTS™ FIFA, Battlefield™, Dragon Age™ and Plants vs. Zombies™. More information about EA is available at www.ea.com/news.
EA, EA SPORTS, Origin, The Sims, Dragon Age, Plants vs. Zombies and Battlefield are trademarks of Electronic Arts Inc. John Madden, NFL and FIFA are the property of their respective owners and used with permission. Titanfall is a trademark of Respawn Entertainment, LLC. PlayStation is a registered trademark of Sony Computer Entertainment, Inc.
About Respawn Entertainment
Founded in 2010, Respawn Entertainment is an independent videogame development studio based in Van Nuys, California. The studio was formed by Vince Zampella and Jason West, former co-founders of Infinity Ward and two of the co-creators of the multi-billion dollar franchise Call of Duty ™. Titanfall 2 is the sequel to the studio’s debut title, Titanfall. More information about the company is available at www.respawn.com.
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