Later today, PS3 owners will be able to download the Ultimate Edition demo at the PlayStation Store, giving them their first chance to experience the fast and action-packed gameplay the Command & Conquer franchise is renowned for. The demo will give gamers a great opportunity to not only experience the fun, over-the-top Red Alert universe, but also gives them a chance to pick up and get a feel for the Command Stick 2.0, EA’s console RTS interface, which is helping to bridge the gap between controls on the PC and consoles. Along with a tutorial to get players familiar with Red Alert 3 the demo includes two campaign missions:
Command & Conquer Red Alert 3 features the genre’s first cooperative campaign with an increased emphasis on naval warfare and the series’ trademark live-action movie sequences, starring the largest and most talented cast in the history of video games including Gemma Atkinson, Gina Carano, Randy Couture, Tim Curry, Kelly Hu, Jenny McCarthy, Autumn Reeser, J.K. Simmons and George Takei. The Ultimate Edition has been re-mastered for Blu-ray and contains many PS3-exclusive features, including:
The demo will be available for download at 2:00 PM PT on Thursday, March 19th at the PlayStation Store*. For additional information, please visit the official website for Command & Conquer Red Alert 3: Ultimate Edition.
*This time is the approximate time the demo will be ready for download. Please check www.commandandconquer.com for the latest updates.