From Los Angeles to London Gamers Worldwide Are Suiting up for the Launch of Crysis 3 – the Pinnacle in the Award-Winning

  From Los Angeles to London Gamers Worldwide Are Suiting up for the Launch of
  Crysis 3 – the Pinnacle in the Award-Winning Crysis Series

                 Crysis 3 Pre-Orders Soar 35% Above Crysis 2

   More than 3 Million Fans Battled it Out in the Crysis 3 Multiplayer Beta

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REDWOOD CITY, Calif. -- February 15, 2013

The countdown to the launch of Crysis 3 has begun! In just four days,
Electronic Arts (NASDAQ: EA) and award-winning developer Crytek GmbH will
unleash Crysis 3 to gamers worldwide. Anticipation has been building for
months, as press and fans praise the gorgeous visuals and unparalleled power
of the Nanosuit. More than three million gamers worldwide downloaded the
Crysis 3 multiplayer beta propelling pre-orders to new heights, now reaching
35% over Crysis 2. Gamers are also devouring YouTube videos of Prophet, the
Nanosuit and the 7 Wonders of the New York Liberty Dome, with more than 16
million video views on the official Crysis YouTube channel.

Developed by Crytek and powered by the proprietary cutting edge CryENGINE
technology, Crysis 3 is the next installment in the award-winning Crysis
franchise. The series is known for its spectacular visuals, dynamic, open
gameplay and its signature Nanosuit that grants players unique powers to
assess, adapt and attack in any situation. In Crysis 3, players return to the
fight as Prophet on his quest to save mankind. Set in New York, the city has
been encased in a Nanodome that has turned this once thriving metropolis into
a veritable urban rainforest teeming with overgrown trees, dense swamplands
and raging rivers. Seven distinct and treacherous environments become known as
the 7 Wonders. This dangerous new world demands advanced weapons and
strategies, including the enhanced Nanosuit which provides players a tactical
advantage. In addition to the powerful Nanosuit, players wield the devastating
Predator bow and cutting-edge alien weaponry to become the deadliest hunter on
the planet.

Crysis 3 will be available for the Xbox 360^®video game and entertainment
system, PlayStation^®3 computer entertainment system and PC on February 19 in
North America. Players who pre-order Crysis 3: Digital Deluxe Edition* on will receive Crysis and Crysis 2: Maximum Edition, plus  the Crysis
franchise digital soundtrack, early in-game unlocks and more. For more
information onCrysis 3,please, and for the latest news follow us on Twitter Press assets for Crysis 3 are available

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, tablets and
social networks. EA has more than 275 million registered players and operates
in 75 countries.

In fiscal 2012, EA posted GAAP net revenue of $4.1 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, FIFA
Soccer, Need for Speed™, Battlefield™ and Mass Effect™. More information about
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About Crytek GmbH

Crytek GmbH (“Crytek”) is an independent company at the forefront of the
interactive entertainment industry, and is dedicated to pushing the boundaries
of gaming by creating standout experiences for Xbox 360, Playstation 3, PC,
mobile devices and games-as-service using their cutting-edge
3D-Game-Technology, CryENGINE®.

The company’s headquarters are in Frankfurt am Main (Germany). Crytek also has
studios in Kiev (Ukraine), Budapest (Hungary), Sofia (Bulgaria), Seoul (South
Korea) and Nottingham (UK) and Shanghai (China).

Since its foundation in 1999, Crytek has consistently been recognized for
excellence in its field, earning accolades such as the 2011 Develop Award for
Best Independent Studio and a 2010 Red Dot Design Award. Its multi-award
winning games include Far Cry®, Crysis® (awarded best PC Game of E3 2007 and
Best Technology at the 2008 Game Developers Choice Awards), Crysis Warhead®
(awarded Best Graphics Technology at IGN Best of 2008 Awards) and Crysis® 2
(awarded Best Shooter of E3 2010 and Gamescom 2010).

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