MUMBAI: UTV’s Indiagames and Electronic Arts Inc. announced that EA Games will now be available via Indiagames’ subscription based on digital download service, Games on Demand (GoD).
GoD, which offers more than 300 games from all the genres will now offer some of EA’s PC games like EA SPORTS FIFA 07, Need for Speed Underground, Need for Speed Most Wanted, Battlefield 2, NBA Live 07, Medal of Honor: Allied Assault, EA SPORTS Cricket 07 and The Sims 2 amongst other key EA titles.
The GoD service offers legal games at a monthly subscription fee of just Rs 199. Apart from EA, Indiagames has partnered with a number of leading games publishers to bring a variety of premium single and multiplayer games. The GoD service offers advantages like high speed downloads with zero data charging in addition to multiplayer compatible games with updated patches and security.
Indiagames CEO Vishal Gondal says, "With over 85 per cent of games in India being sold illegally, we believe that our unparalleled content and price offering will significantly expand the segment of legitimate sales and bring the experience of high quality games to millions of gamers in India. EA is the world leader in the gaming space and many of its titles are very popular with gamers in India. The GoD platform along with the top EA titles will help us expand the games business across India and fight piracy at the same time."
"We’re proud to offer EA’s popular PC games to Indiagames consumers. With fast delivery methods and zero data charging, Indiagames is in a unique position to deliver EA’s content to the Indian market in a way that ensures a great customer experience," adds EA general manager Chris Ng.