Pre-order NHL 13 for Xbox 360 or PlayStation 3 at GameStop in the United States or EBGames in Canada and receive one “Hockey Ultimate Team” pack per week for 16 weeks from September through December, 2012.

Hockey Ultimate Team (HUT) combines the fun of NHL 13 while adding in elements of managing, trading and collecting of hockey players to create your Ultimate Team.

Create the ultimate dynasty in sports with NHL® 13 Hockey Ultimate Team. In a hockey world without a salary cap, acquire, train, and assemble top minor league players from around the world, or build around star-studded NHL players to maximize team chemistry and performance. Play for free or purchase packs to build your team, then take on the best in the world in regular season games or monthly playoffs online. With an enhanced auction house and new card collections to buy or unlock, create your Ultimate Hockey Team.

Receive 1 Gold HUT pack for 16 weeks (September – December). Or 4 Gold packs, for 4 months. Each pack expires at the end of each month. Must be redeemed or the Gold packs become void. No carry over month over month. (12 items, 1 rare each pack

Further offer details from EA Sports:

*Pre-order offer expires September 11, 2012. Good only for new purchases of “NHL 13” for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 (“Product”). You will receive a code that will entitle you to a Gold Pack entitlement for use in HOCKEY Ultimate Team game mode within NHL® 13 each week for 16 weeks (September 2012 through December 2012). Redeem code by clicking on the “Redeem Code” button within the NHL 13 Store (in your NHL 13 game) by September 16, 2012 for full download offerings. Late redemption will result in forfeiture of previous months’ Gold Pack offering(s). Each Gold Pack monthly entitlement will expire at the end of the month that each entitlement is respectively offered. Accordingly, to access Gold Packs, you must visit the HOCKEY Ultimate Team in-game storefront each month and: (1) actively download that month’s Gold Pack entitlement; and (2) use that Gold Pack entitlement within the HOCKEY Ultimate Team game mode. Failure to download and/or use Gold Packs in any given month (September 2012 through December 2012) will result in forfeiture of that month’s Gold Pack offering. Valid only at participating retailers. Customers will receive their code in-store at the time of Product pick-up. Those who pre-ordered online will be e-mailed their code within 7 days after shipment of Product. Offer may not be substituted, exchanged, sold or redeemed for cash or other goods or services. Valid in U.S. and Canada. May not be combined with any other offer, gift card, rebate or discount coupon. Void where prohibited, taxed or restricted by law. Internet connection and Origin Account (EA) required to play. EA online privacy policy and terms of service can be found at You must be 13+ to register for an Origin Account (EA). EA may discontinue online services within 30 days notice at

NHL 13 will be available on September 11th, 2012.