Let’s Play Videos and gaming related content on YouTube have always resided in a grey area. The personalities on the popular video sharing site don’t own the content from which they are profiting from, and it appears that Google is finally cracking down with a…..
Andrew Wilson, the newly appointed CEO of Electronic Arts, felt that the transition to next gen consoles was less bumpy as compared to those of the ones before, in a talk at the Credit Suisse 2013 Annual Technology Conference. When asked “what can be done with…..
The transition to next generation consoles is never easy, doubly so when a game such as Battlefield 4 has launched on 5 platforms. However, as has been noted in our review and various others, Battlefield 4 has been plagued with server issues, crashing to the…..
10 minutes of gameplay and developer commentary for the upcoming Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare from Electronic Arts.
SPOILER WARNING! If you have not yet seen the Showdown, the full live event is available HERE. On November 1st, the Battlefield 4: Showdown Live aired on the Xbox 360 dashboard to a global audience. EA and Microsoft joined forces to demonstrate the relationship that…..
EA’s new CEO, Andrew Wilson, has an interesting mantra in regards to business. According to Wilson, in an interview with Kotaku, he met rap impresario Russel Simmons who told him, “Human beings have an inherent need to steal, built into our DNA.” Simmons continued by…..
Command and Conquer, the free-to-play game that was announced for PC that entered alpha stage over the summer, has just been axed, according to EA. A representative for Victory Games, the company behind the newest Command and Conquer, wrote in a blog post for Victory…..
“The fact that PS4 and Xbox One have had a combative summer is good,” says EA Labels president Frank Gibeau to Edge magazine. “I think the Sony team has executed exceptionally well – and they did not execute particularly well on PS3, whereas last time around…..
EA’s head of mobile development Frank Gibeau, has revealed that the company have started work on a new Battlefield mobile game. In a recent interview with The New York Times, Gibeau was asked about the functionality of Battlefield on a small screen, to which he…..
The EA Sports label has just recently announced that there will be no NCAA game next year, citing decreasing support from the NCAA and an ongoing litigation between student-players and the NCAA on compensation. According to Cam Weber, general manager overseeing Madden NFL and NCAA,…..
Plantronics recently announced their upcoming line of gaming headsets, RIG. Designed to use across multiple platforms and devices, the RIG allows for use across traditional platforms like gaming consoles, PCs, and mobile devices. The RIG stereo headset and mixer empowers players to focus on the…..
Ever since ‘winning’ the award for the second time in a row this year, EA have been trying hard to shake off the title of Worst Company in America, and their work shines through in FIFA 14. They’ve listened to the community, and modified their game…..
EA believes that Battlefield 4 is hot on the heels of the Call of Duty franchise, and have no intention of giving up when it comes to the goal of becoming the number on shooter franchise. This fall Call of Duty and Battlefield 4 will…..
It’s safe to say that Battlefield 4 is one of the most hotly anticipated games of this year, with the concept of dynamic maps, under the moniker “Levolution”, one of the most hyped about concepts. As such, Xbox Wire spoke with DICE on Battlefield 4,…..
The return of NBA Live is set for a November 19th release on the Xbox One and PlayStation 4. EA Sports has relayed the release date announcement via Twitter, as well as offering up the first gameplay screenshot. The return of the NBA Live series…..
Some of you older folk might remember a game called Shadow Warrior. For those of you who don’t have any idea what that is, imagine Duke Nukem, but Asian and with more sword fighting. And also apparently mildly racist and misogynistic themes. Come in the…..
Electronic Arts has recently announced the street dates for the upcoming Madden NFL 25, Fifa 14 and Battlefield 4 for the Xbox One and PS4. In his blog post, COO Peter Moore stated that Madden NFL 25, Fifa 14 and Battlefield 4 will launch November…..
EA have released a new trailer showing off the personalization features available in the upcoming Need for Speed Rivals, developed by Swedish outfit Ghost Games and coming to current and next-gen systems this November. While Criterion’s recent entry in the series, Need for Speed: Most…..
What was the last EA game that didn’t have a numeral after it or wasn’t another game that is part of a long running series? I admit that you might come up with answers to that but that isn’t really the point. The point is that EA…..
EA have announced that Madden NFL 25 has amassed sales of more than one million units during it’s first week of sale which according to internal estimates would make it the best selling game of the month in North America during August. EA explains, ”Celebrating…..
Some have denounced the second screen as a gimmick, something that serves no purpose and only adds as a distraction to the experience. EA disagrees, according to EA Games Label head Patrick Sutherland in an interview with Polygon. The way EA sees it, people and…..
The Humble Origin Bundle is set to rocket past the $10 million mark with only two days left until the bundle comes to an end. At the time of writing this, $9,530,792 has been raised from a whopping 1,942,681 purchases. Its not hard to see why so much…..
EA Ignite is the new engine implemented in all of EA’s upcoming major sport titles, these include the likes of FIFA 14, EA Sports UFC, Madden NFL 25, and NBA Live. EA has spoken about the most important features in this new engine which are Human Intelligence and…..
Star Wars Star Wars: Battlefront, according to EA games label president Patrick Soderlund, will be the first of EA released Star Wars games that aims to rethink the Star Wars universe, in an interview with Polygon. According to Soderlund, “The most important thing for me…..
In Cologne at their Gamescom 2013 Briefing, EA showed off some “pre-alpha” footage from their latest licensed mixed martial arts fighter - EA Sports UFC which is due to arrive in 2014. Running on the brand new Ignite engine and building on the already stellar realism from the…..
EA’s 2013 Gamescom press conference live stream can be found here. Electronic Arts will talk about Battlefield 4, Need for Speed: Rivals, Plants vs. Zombies, FIFA 14, EA Sports UFC, The Sims 4 & More. Earlier this morning, Microsoft announced a slew of news out…..
Humble Bundle just put up another great deal on their website, this time taking great games from EA’s varied catalogue of titles. EA are even waiving all profits, giving their share direct to charity, giving the buyer a choice to split their cash between the…..
John Farley, a man noted for suing Subway because they were selling 11-inch sandwiches as “footlongs”, now has a new target. GameStop. According to Farley, GameStop did not disclose that used games purchased from select publishers (EA, THQ, Sony Entertainment for example) had hidden costs,…..
The Road To Battlefield 4: Multiplayer Battlefield 4 developer DICE revealed some new information about the game’s multiplayer in a blog post today. Lead Multiplayer Designer Thomas Andersson wrote: “The way we’re going about it in Battlefield 4 is to highly encourage team play – but…..
John Riccitiello has a history of marketing and advertising. After graduation from Haas Business School in Berkeley, he proceeded to work as a brand manager for Clorox, then group marketing director for PepsiCo and managing director for Haagen-Dazs. He then went on to become the…..
Star Wars Battlefront is likely years away from release. According to information coming out of the Electronic Arts investor call, Battlefront won’t see release until summer of 2015. This would make sense for EA, considering that’s right around the time that a new Star Wars…..