EA Play4Free reaches 25 million players (and offers a bonus) 

Electronic Arts free-to-play game portal, Play4Free, has reached 25 million active players worldwide. Both Battlefield Heroes and Need for Speed World now boast 10 million registered players, while other titles combined offer 5 million registered players.

To celebrate this milestone, EA is thanking the community with the release of several special edition virtual items (redeemable until January 17).

  • Battlefield Heroes players can redeem the following promo code: EQ9M-TYYT-TXR3-5GU3, for 300 Battlefunds.
    (Can be used to purchase in-game weapons, vanity items, widgets, and more.)
  • Need for Speed World players can redeem promo code: EWPD-3KGA-VBVF-9HYS, for 750 SpeedBoost.
    (Can be used to purchase licensed cars, performance upgrades and aftermarket parts.)

This month, EA’s Play4Free portfolio continues to buzz with activity and updates. Need for Speed World is releasing a series of new cars, starting with the 2012 Porsche 911 Carrera S that went live on January 10th. The month will continue to see an impressive rollout of vehicles from exotics to muscles to beloved classics. Battlefield Heroes has a fresh slate of clothing items and weapons launching in the coming weeks as well. In December Phenomic, also announced their new, upcoming browser based MMO strategy title Command & Conquer Tiberium Alliances, which is now available in Closed Beta.