EA announced an advertising relationship with T-Mobile USA, Inc. that delivers promotional content from several leading EA titles, enabling consumers to download free* premium content enhancing their game playing experience. The promotion is currently intended to extend across three titles at launch – Need for Speed World, SKATE 3 and The Sims 3 – with more titles participating throughout the year.
“In this highly competitive media environment, T-Mobile recognized an opportunity to reach a deeply engaged, loyal audience in a way that is authentic, unobtrusive and enhances the game playing experience,” said Peter DeLuca, vice president of advertising, T-Mobile USA. ”We’re excited about driving brand affinity by keeping gamers connected to their favorite EA titles.”
“T-Mobile and EA have had a great relationship for several years,” said Elizabeth Harz, Senior Vice President of EA’s Global Media Sales team.”T-Mobile is incredibly innovative and is focused on helping busy consumers connect with the people and experiences that enrich their lives. This advertising relationship accomplishes both of those goals by providing innovative brand experiences and extended gameplay.”
How it Works:
Players Log onto t-mobile.ea.com to gain access to the content. The site prompts players to chose their desired content and navigate to the download by entering the code “GetConnected”.
Promotional content currently available to download includes:
More games and enhancements will be announced throughout the year. Full rules and regulations as well as download descriptions and product details can be found at: t-mobile.ea.com.
*In-game items require applicable EA game, applicable game system, Internet connection and EA registration. Additional restrictions also apply. See www.t-mobile.ea.com for details.