Amy Hennig wasn’t out of work for long. The developer who recently left Naughty Dog has found a new home at Electronic Arts, and will be the Creative Director for an upcoming Star Wars project from Visceral Games. Hennig’s arrival at EA is accompanied by…..
Electronic Arts have been stripped of their ‘worst company in America’ title by Time Warner Cable in The Consumerist’s annual voting contest. EA were the previous holders of this less than prestigious title for the past two years, but recently seem to have won over…..
Free and DLC are two terms that are rarely associated with one another. Whether it be weeks or months down the line, most downloadable content comes at a cost, but EA is shaking things up with Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare. The Xbox One/Xbox 360…..
Although the arrival of Titanfall is just around the corner, EA are evidently unprepared to slow down as they have now submitted a trademark application for what could well be a new brand, according to VG24/7. The trademark (which can be viewed HERE) lists the…..
Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare DLC will be free, according to PopCap Games. Gary Clay, a marketer at PopCap says that the first round of DLC for the shooter is due out in a few weeks, and will be free of charge. “Yes DLC will…..
When EA Games released the free-to-play Dungeon Keeper on December 19, 2013, many gamers were enthused. Dungeon Keeper was the last game released when famed designer Peter Molyneux was still with Bullfrog Productions, and has maintained a “cult status” of sorts since then. Known for…..
Xbox 360 owners and Titanfall hopefuls will have to wait just a little bit longer for the highly anticipated mech-based shooter. The 360 version was originally slated for release alongside the Xbox One and PC versions of the game on March 11 in North America…..
Titanfall, the much hyped FPS by the newly formed Respawn Entertainment, has been relatively under the radar considering the hype around it. However, through a string of investor calls and tweets, much more information has emerged surrounding the futuristic fast paced FPS set to release…..
EA expects to make a number of Madden Games in the future. Despite reports suggesting that their agreement with the NFL is coming to a close, Andrew Wilson CEO of EA revealed that the company still has a number of years left on their…..
As the debate over Microsoft’s YouTube marketing strategy is reaching its crescendo, a user on NeoGaf is now suggesting that EA are applying some not too dissimilar tactics themselves. The user has posted several documents (thread HERE) that note ‘Assignments’ for specific video content to…..
The past few days have been rather tumultuous for EA Games as the co-founders of Criterion, creators of the Burnout series, and PopCap have left their posts for various reasons. Alex Ward, vice president and creative director of Criterion Games, and Fiona Sperry, studio director,…..
It would appear that EA have called for the community’s feedback on Battlefield 4 on a large scale. According to an article from onpause, the following ‘survey‘ has been emailed to anyone with an active EA account that owns or has played the game. Interestingly,…..
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…..