EA announced it's working on three simple games for the Google Android platform; Tetris, Bejeweled and Monopoly.
EA Mobile(TM), a division of Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:ERTS), today announced the development of two games for the T-Mobile G1 with Google, the first Android(TM)-powered mobile phone. Tetris(R) is available today and Bejeweled(R) and MONOPOLY Here & Now Edition will become available in November. All three games will be available in the United States for purchase and download directly from www.eamobile.com.
"Android is another exciting new platform to offer customers great games with enhancements like touch and tilt capabilities," said Adam Sussman, VP Publishing Americas and Asia for EA Mobile. "Tetris, Bejeweled, and MONOPOLY Here & Now Edition are the first titles we're launching on the platform, with more games in development."
The global hit Tetris comes to Android! A touch screen lets you spin, flick and move Minos in three challenging modes. Clear lines and rows as fast as you can to rack up a big score in thrilling 40 Lines mode. Race against the clock to earn points in action packed Ultra mode. See how long you can survive as the Minos rain down faster and faster in Marathon mode. Experience dazzling colors and animations, and entertaining music and sound effects as you complete level after level. Take on the challenge of Tetris.
Be dazzled by Bejeweled! This exciting Android version of the best gem-swapping puzzle game features touch screen controls that let you line up sparkling diamonds, gleaming sapphires, twinkling rubies and more in both portrait and landscape displays. Play until no more rows or columns of gems are possible in Classic mode. Or players can race against the clock on their mission to fill the progress bar and advance to the next level in Action mode. Dynamic animations and sounds make winning fun on the new platform!
MONOPOLY Here & Now Edition
Build a real estate empire! Play MONOPOLY Here & Now Edition on Android, the world-popular board game -- now updated with a modern twist. Touch the screen to control the game. Buy and sell properties like Waikiki Beach, Fenway Park, and more. Dynamic animated tokens include a hybrid car, a mobile phone, and a labradoodle. Demonstrate your trading savvy as you buy, sell, and put your competitors out of business. Compete to win all the MONOPOLY cash!