Can't afford a ticket to Cologne, Germany for Gamescom 2011? No worries. We’re bringing the city's annual Gamescom Expo directly to you, and we'll kick things off by live-streaming and live-blogging the EA Press Conference right here on EA.com on Tuesday, August 16th at 4PM CET, 10am ET and 7AM PT.
Whether you’re a fan of Console, PC, Mobile, or Social games EA has you covered. We’ll be bringing all the excitement and action at EA’s Gamescom 2011 press conference, with news from our biggest and best titles like:
If you happen to miss it, don’t worry, you can replay the stream and read the live blog on our Gamescom site at your convenience.
And the coverage doesn't stop there! Throughout Gamescom, we'll be posting videos, photos, and news, in addition to hosting live chats with the teams from EA's hottest titles.
On the Gamescom floor, EA is revealing 350 gaming stations with a dedicated 64-person multiplayer area for Battlefield 3, the first consumer hands-on experience for Star Wars: The Old Republic, a huge FIFA 12 zone, and a playable demo of the upcoming thrill ride, Need for Speed: The Run. Two new Sims experiences will also be making an appearance: The Sims 3 Pets for all platforms and The Sims Social for Facebook. And let's not forget about March 2012's Mass Effect 3 — the high-octane deep-space adventure will be on full display.
Whether you’re in Germany or following along from a web browser, it’s going to be an unforgettable Gamescom! We hope you will join us!