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June 29, 2009 09:46 ET

EA Media Alert-Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince: Worldwide Release of Video Game Launch Trailer

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - June 29, 2009) -

Editors Note: A photo and video are included with this press release.

Today sees the worldwide release of the hotly anticipated launch trailer for the upcoming EA videogame release of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. Fans can be the first to view the trailer now at:

(www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZED5-SRaH-E)

In the game Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, players will return to Hogwarts to help Harry survive a fraught sixth year. They will also have a chance to engage in exciting wizard duels, mix and brew magical ingredients in Potions class and take to the air to lead the Gryffindor Quidditch team to victory. Players may even get sidetracked by Ron's romantic entanglements as they journey towards a dramatic climax and discover the identity of the Half-Blood Prince.

Developed by EA Bright Light Studio, the team behind the worldwide success of the Harry Potter library of games, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince is released in the UK on Friday 3rd July for the Wii, PLAYSTATION(R)3, Xbox 360(TM), PlayStation(R)2, PSP(R) (PlayStation(R)Portable), Nintendo DS, Windows PC and mobile devices.

Further information and a downloadable PC demo is available at: www.harrypotter.ea.com

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To view the accompanying photo, please visit the following link:

http://www.marketwire.com/library/20090629-harrypotter800.jpg

To view the accompanying video, please visit the following link:

www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZED5-SRaH-E

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