Los Angeles, Calif., September 16, 2009 - EA today announced that Command & Conquer Red Alert 3 Commander's Challenge, a new action-packed chapter in the storied Command & Conquer franchise, is available now for download on Xbox LIVE and on September 24th at the PlayStation Store. Players can challenge the world's toughest commanders and conquer the world in a gauntlet of 50 unique challenges for 800 Microsoft Points at the Xbox LIVE Marketplace and $9.99 at the PlayStation Store. Command & Conquer Red Alert 3 Commander's Challenge is a standalone arcade title and does not require Command & Conquer Red Alert 3 to play.
"With more than thirty hours of fun and compelling RTS entertainment, Command and Conquer Red Alert 3 Commander's Challenge delivers the ultimate RTS gameplay experience console players have been waiting for," said Wes Eckhart, Producer of Command & Conquer Red Alert 3 Commander's Challenge at EA Los Angeles. "Each of the 50 challenges throws players into unique scenarios full of over-the-top twists and challenges. From armies of Japanese school girls and giant Soviet war bears to wrestling legend Ric Flair and more, Commander's Challenge offers fresh and fun gameplay at an unbeatable price."
As players progress through the gauntlet, they will gradually unlock more units, technology and new challenges. Each challenge is equipped with a par time that will challenge even the most competitive and skilled Command & Conquer fans. Command & Conquer Red Alert 3 Commander's Challenge will also feature the high-quality live-action cinematics the franchise is known for, including 16-time world heavyweight wrestling champion - "Nature Boy" Ric Flair and others.
Command & Conquer Red Alert 3 Commander's Challenge is developed at EA Los Angeles and is rated 'T' for Teen by the ESRB and '16+' by PEGI. For more information about the game, please visit the Official Site or follow the community and development team on Twitter at ea_apoc.