Wildly Popular, Whimsical Puzzle Game Bursts Onto Xbox 360
REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
PopCap Games, creator of some of the world’s most beloved video game
franchises and a division of Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA), today
announced Peggle™ 2 is now available as a digital download
on the Xbox 360® videogame and entertainment system worldwide. Praised
as “one of the best pick-up-and-play downloadable titles of the year”
by Polygon, Peggle 2is the whimsical puzzle game
featuring the peg-popping greatness of the original with tons of new
features and content.
Peggle 2: Extreme Fever (Photo: Business Wire)
“The joy of Peggle 2 is like a contagious fever…an Extreme
Fever!” said John Vechey, General Manager at PopCap Games. “I can’t wait
to share all the rainbows, joy, and unicorn horns to players on Xbox 360
and hope lots of new fans catch the fever!”
Peggle 2 offers 60 levels, 60 trials, 180 objectives, Peg Party
multiplayer action, and four all-new Peggle Masters and power-ups
at the price of $11.99, and is available now on Xbox
Live. Peggle 2on Xbox 360 will also include the
brand-new multiplayer Duel Mode and colorblind option.
Just as in the classic original, Peggle 2 combines elements of
pinball, pachinko and billiards and adds liberal doses of quirky fun,
excitement and challenge – not to mention rainbows and a ninth of
For more information on Peggle 2, please visit: http://www.popcap.com/peggle-2.
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PopCap Games is the leading global developer, publisher and operator of
casual video games: fun, easy-to-learn, captivating games that appeal to
all ages across PC, mobile, social and other platforms. Based in
Seattle, Washington, PopCap was founded in 2000, was acquired by
Electronic Arts in 2011, and has studios in Seattle, San Francisco,
Vancouver, and Shanghai.
About Electronic Arts
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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 in over 200
In fiscal year 2014, EA posted GAAP net revenue of $3.6 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
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Source: PopCap Games