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Warner Bros. Records

October 04, 2012 09:00 ET

EA & Linkin Park Challenge Fans to Unlock Band's "CASTLE OF GLASS" Video Early With Three Million Beta Downloads

EA Launches Innovative Medal of Honor Warfighter Multiplayer Beta to Gamers on October 5th

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - Oct 4, 2012) - From their official website, LINKIN PARK has announced that fans can team up to unlock their new music video, CASTLE OF GLASS from their latest chart-topping album, LIVING THINGS beginning October 5th.

Danger Close™ Games, a studio of Electronic Arts will offer fans an open multiplayer beta worldwide for Medal of Honor™ Warfighter. In this innovative design, it allows the best-of-the-best soldiers from around the world to battle it out in multiplayer to determine who will reign supreme.

Fans who join the battle can help unlock the new Linkin Park CASTLE OF GLASS music video. The video was a direct collaboration between Linkin Park and Danger Close Games, and features a unique mix of live action footage edited with gameplay recordings taken from Medal of Honor Warfighter. EA will release the video five days after the beta launches, but gamers can unlock it earlier by downloading the beta and hitting the three million download mark. Fans that download the beta will also be awarded with 60 minutes of Double XP when the full game launches. 

Players can download the Medal of Honor Warfighter beta from Xbox LIVE® Marketplace on the Xbox 360® videogame and entertainment system. Internet connection and Xbox LIVE Gold account required.

Linkin Park's latest album, LIVING THINGS -- released in June -- quickly rose to the top of the charts in over 20 countries. The band recently completed the 2012 Honda Civic Tour, which was the #1 grossing tour according to Billboard magazine.

Medal of Honor Warfighter will be available in North America on October 23 and in Europe on October 26 for the Xbox 360, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system and PC. For more information visit

About Linkin Park
LINKIN PARK is a Grammy-Award-winning, multi-platinum alternative rock band comprised of lead vocalist, Chester Bennington, drummer/percussionist, Rob Bourdon, guitarist Brad Delson, bassist Dave 'Phoenix' Farrell, DJ, programmer Joe Hahn and Mike Shinoda -- lead vocals, keyboards, guitar. The band has sold over 50 million albums worldwide, and is the biggest band on Facebook -- with over 43 million fans and counting. In the span of time since 2000, when Linkin Park debuted on the Billboard 200 -- no other artist has had more top 10 singles on the Alternative chart and, with the release of their latest album, LIVING THINGS (Machine Shop Recordings/Warner Bros), which reached #1 in over 20 countries, no other band has achieved more #1 albums this century. In 2005, Linkin Park founded Music For Relief, a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization that has raised over 5 million dollars for victims of natural disasters and environmental projects.

About Electronic Arts
Electronic Arts is a global leader in digital interactive entertainment. The Company delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, personal computers, mobile phones, tablets and social networks. EA has more than 220 million registered players and operates in 75 countries.

In fiscal 2012, EA posted GAAP net revenue of $4.1 billion. Headquartered in Redwood City, California, EA is recognized for a portfolio of critically acclaimed, high-quality blockbuster brands such as The Sims™, Madden NFL, FIFA Soccer, Need for Speed™, Battlefield™ and Mass Effect™. More information about EA is available at

Medal of Honor, Danger Close, The Sims and Need for Speed are trademarks of Electronic Arts. Battlefield is a trademark of EA Digital Illusions CE AB. Mass Effect is a trademark of EA International (Studio and Publishing) Ltd. John Madden, NFL and FIFA are the property of their respective owners and used with permission. PlayStation is a registered trademark of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. Xbox, Xbox 360 and Xbox LIVE are trademarks of the Microsoft group of companies and used under license from Microsoft. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

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