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Published on June 23rd, 2009 | by Deejay Knight, Editor/Founder


Army of Two Weapon Designer Returns for 40th Day

The original Army of Two broke new ground with it’s Weapon Designer feature. It gave gamers the chance to showcase their skills at design – and let the world see their creations if they were good enough.

Not looking to disappoint artistically-inclined gamers anxious for the sequel, they decided to bring the feature back!

Could I sit here and talk all day about it? Yes. Will I? Not so much. I’ve got a video from Alex Hutchinson, Creative Director of Army of Two: The 40th Day to do that for me. Check it out:

Contest details of the contest follow:

Today, EA Montreal announced the return of the weapon design contest for ARMY OF TWO: THE 40th DAY. From June 23, 2009 to July 12 2009, participants can submit their ultimate weapon at the game’s official website ( for a chance to have it included in a future EA Game.  To enter the contest, gamers will need to submit an image of their weapon and a brief 200-word description. Please click on the game’s official website to view the contest rules ( Once gamers submit their designs, the images will be posted to the site for the community to vote on. Starting on July 20, 2009 the top weapons will be reviewed by the development team who will then pick the two best designs.

Is your Photoshop game good enough to be seen by millions of gamers across the globe? Only one way to find out…

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Deejay has been a gamer since the Atari 2600, has wrestled–and defeated–alligators with only his toes, and once aligned all the planets in the Solar System by uttering the words "Coo Coo Ka-Choo". In his sleep. He currently bides his time behind the scenes here at, streaming at and teaching.

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