Army of Two: The Devil’s Cartel has been announced by the gaming giant; Electronic Arts (EA). This will be their third installment in the Army of Two franchise and is to be developed by Visceral.
The game uses the Frostbite 2 engine from Dice and it is predicted by EA that Devil’s Cartel will reset the series with more intense, mature, and grittier tone. The duo will be fighting the drug war in the streets of Mexico, by using “the ability to unleash the power of ultimate destruction.”
EA wants The Devil’s Cartel to appeal to the new generation of action gamers by refreshing the series and at the same time, staying true to the core idea that made the fans love the previous two editions. With co-op gameplay and explosive new tag-team features; players should work together strategically to push forward in the crime infected, city of Mexico. The game will feature both online and split screen co-op, along with more advanced customization system.
It is set to be launched in March 2013 for Xbox 360 and PS3 platforms.