Tag: EA Games

Respawn Pushes Back 'Titanfall' Development In Favor Of 'Apex Legends'

Respawn Entertainment wants to keep focused on growing the surprise hit 'Apex Legends.' To do so, they will follow a detailed schedule that involves delaying other games currently in development such as 'Titanfall.'

Video Games April 30, 2019

BioWare Launches Incomplete 'Anthem' Update, And Players Aren't Happy

'Anthem' players aren't pleased with the new 1.1.0 update. While BioWare added features such as a new Stronghold called Sunken Cell, it didn't quite deliver on its promise for its Act 1 roadmap.

Video Games April 24, 2019

Respawn Bans Over 355K 'Apex Legends' PC Players As It Steps Up Efforts Against Cheaters

Respawn Entertainment has banned more than 355,000 'Apex Legends' cheaters on the PC. It's also planning a lot of countermeasures against cheating, including a new report function.

Video Games March 12, 2019

Players Report 'Anthem' Shuts Down Their PS4, One Even Says It Bricked Their Console

According to 'Anthem' players, the game is shutting down their PS4 or PS4 Pro. To make things worse, one user even says that it bricks their console.

Video Games March 4, 2019

Respawn On 'Apex Legends': 'We Want This To Be A 10-Year Game'

Respawn Entertainment has said that it wants 'Apex Legends' to be a '10-year game.' In other words, the developers are determined to continue supporting the battle royale shooter as long as there are players interested in it.

Video Games February 10, 2019

NVIDIA Unveils GeForce RTX 2060 With A $349 Price Tag

The new NVIDIA RTX 2060 GPU delivers exceptional performance on modern video games. Its Turing's RT Cores and Tensor Cores enables PC gamers to run 'Battlefield V' with ray tracing at 60 frames per second.

Computers January 7, 2019

Oops! EA Games And Origin Blocked An Entire Country Over US Embargo That No Longer Applies

EA Games quietly blocked an entire country from accessing Origin games, but it made a mistake. In a bid to comply with U.S. embargo and sanction laws, EA banned Myanmar without checking whether the embargo still applies.

Video Games October 30, 2016

Battlefield 1 Beta Servers Go Down On First Day: Here's What Happened

'Battlefield 1' finally reached open beta stage and first person shooter fans worldwide were ready for the gory experience of World War 1. However, it seems that EA’s servers were ill prepared for the deluge of enthusiasm.

Video Games September 1, 2016

Samsung And EA Band Together, Showcase Curved Monitors For Gamers

Samsung is gearing up to be a serious competitor in the gaming monitors scene. Pushing forward with its latest curved monitors, the tech hardware company recently partnered with EA Games to establish a strong foothold in the gaming industry.

Computers June 15, 2016

Origin Spring Sale Offers Up To 50 Percent Discount On PC Games: 'FIFA 16,' 'Star Wars Battlefront,' 'The SIMS 4' And More

EA's game store Origin has started a Spring Forward Sale where it has deeply discounted several popular PC game titles such as 'FIFA 16,' 'SIMS 4' and more.

Video Games April 3, 2016

John Boyega Wants A Story Mode For 'Star Wars: Battlefront'

John Boyega, who played Finn in the recent 'Force Awakens' movie, has some opinions about 'Battlefront' gameplay.

Geek March 3, 2016

Xbox Live Gold Brings Free Access To 14 EA Games Next Week: Only On Xbox One

How better to spend a vacation but in front of the Xbox One, sampling from 14 best-selling games published by EA? For a full week, members of Xbox Live Gold will get to play with EA Access Vault’s titles for free.

Video Games January 16, 2016

Is EA Paying Celebrities To Promote 'Star Wars: Battlefront?'

In the previous years, EA faced rumors that it is paying YouTubers to get positive reviews for its games. Now, with the release of 'Star Wars: Battlefront,' the game developer is caught with its pants down again after a celebrity trashed the company for wanting to pay him to say nice things about the game.

Video Games November 23, 2015

Here's 'The Battle of Jakku' Trailer For 'Star Wars Battlefront'

EA Games and Dice just dropped the first trailer supporting 'The Battle of Jakku' expansion pack for 'Star Wars Battlefront.' This huge, cinematic environment plays a major part in the upcoming movie 'The Force Awakens.'

Geek November 3, 2015

Developer Of Cancelled Darth Maul Game Is Trying To Resurrect It

Once upon a time, we were going to get a hardcore, M-rated Darth Maul video game. And then it was canceled. Now the developer wants to get it going again.

Geek October 26, 2015

'Star Wars Battlefront' Pro Tip: Pilot Slave I Or Millennium Falcon At Your Own Risk

'Star Wars Battlefront' is nearly here. Before you finally get to pilot a legendary craft in the game like Slave I or the Millennium Falcon, there's something you should know.

Geek October 23, 2015

Electronics Arts Working On Open-World Action Games Like ‘Grand Theft Auto’

An action-packed title from Electronic Arts is in the works, and the video game developer is pulling all the stops to make it happen. EA Executive Vice President Patrick Soderlund plans to expand the studio's market.

Video Games October 19, 2015

‘Star Wars Battlefront’ And ‘Mass Effect’ Gamer Profiles Leaked In Electronic Arts Security Breach

Allegations of a security breach within EA surfaced after an anonymous user uploaded hundreds of accounts, which includes usernames and password, along with listings for popular titles, such as 'Star Wars Battlefront' And 'Mass Effect.' EA denies the issue.

Video Games October 18, 2015

'Mirror’s Edge Catalyst' Hands-On Preview

‘Mirror’s Edge Catalyst’ not only opens up the world for the player to explore, but its tight control mechanics and rhythmic flow make it one of the most impressive looking games in recent memory.

Geek October 14, 2015

You Can Now Download ‘Need For Speed: No Limits’ Available Directly From The Play Store And App Store

EA Games launched its first 'Need for Speed' game on both Android and iOS, offering eager players the popular franchise beyond the console and PC platforms. Here's what you need to know about the racing mobile app.

Video Games October 2, 2015

'Mass Effect' 4D Theme Park Attraction Coming To California in 2016

California prepares to host more science fiction-themed amusement parks, and an attraction based on 'Mass Effect' is scheduled for 2016. EA, BioWare and Great America are teaming up to give fans breathtaking 4D experiences from the space trilogy.

Video Games October 1, 2015

'Star Wars Battlefront's Beta Requires A Gigantic Download

Clear out your hard drive and make sure you have plenty of bandwidth. The 'Star Wars Battlefront' open beta is coming, and it's going to be huge. Literally.

Geek October 1, 2015

'Star Wars Battlefront' Players Will Play On Dedicated Servers

'Star Wars Battlefront' gamers, relax. Sure, we're still not getting server browsers, but DICE has made it clear that we are definitely getting dedicated servers.

Geek September 21, 2015

First Look: The Battle Of Jakku In 'Star Wars Battlefront'

Gamers who buy 'Star Wars Battlefront' will get a level that depicts the mysterious Battle of Jakku. What happened during this fight that crashed a Star Destroyer? We have the first details.

Geek August 27, 2015

'Madden NFL 16' New Gameplay Mechanics: Breaking Down This Year's Improvements

EA's annual football franchise is back with a host of tweaks, improvements and new features. However, not all of them are welcome additions to the gridiron.

Geek August 26, 2015

Backwards Compatible EA Games Coming To EA Access On Xbox One

Electronic Arts is currently looking into bringing all its cool Xbox 360 titles to the EA Access vault via backwards compatibility. This could make the service even more desirable.

Movies/TV Shows August 11, 2015

'Star Wars Battlefront' Pro Tip: Never, Ever Attack Darth Vader

The game's not out for another three months, but there's one thing that's already very apparent. When playing 'Star Wars Battlefront,' don't ever try to take on Darth Vader.

Geek August 7, 2015

EA Games Will Release Three New Franchises In 2016

EA Games CEO Andrew Wilson has announced that three new franchises will be released in 2016, as well as a new 'Battlefield' game.

Geek July 31, 2015

EA Games Now Selling More Digitally Than In Stores

This has been a long time coming. EA Games reports that for the first time ever, its digital game downloads have outsold standard disc-based game sales.

Geek July 31, 2015

E3 2015: 'Mass Effect 4' Has A Name And A Release Date

Mass Effect fans, today is a milestone day. The fourth game in the series is called 'Mass Effect: Andromeda,' and we know when you'll get to play it. Feast your eyes on this dazzling trailer, too.

Geek June 15, 2015

'Star Wars: Battlefront' Deluxe Edition Unlocks Han Solo's Blaster

You're going to play 'Star Wars: Battlefront.' We know it, you know it. Want to be outfitted with the best blaster pistol in the galaxy? Han Solo's trusty sidearm (and a few other items) come with the Deluxe Edition of the game.

Geek June 11, 2015

E3 2015: EA Announces 'Mirror's Edge: Catalyst', Full Reveal Coming Next Week

After a long drought of information, EA Games and DICE are finally ready to unveil the next 'Mirror's Edge' game. It's called 'Mirror's Edge: Catalyst,' and we're going to find out more at E3.

Geek June 9, 2015

'Need For Speed' Is Getting A Full Reboot, And The First Teaser Just Debuted

The storied racing franchise 'Need for Speed' is returning this fall with a complete reboot. Here are the first details and your first look at what it'll be like.

Geek May 21, 2015

The 'Star Wars: Battlefront' Trailer Is Stunningly Gorgeous

Here we go, gamers. 'Star Wars: Battlefront' is coming this November, and here's your first real look at it in action. Don't blink, or you'll miss one gasp-worthy moment after another.

Geek April 17, 2015

Play 'Dragon Age: Inquisition' Free On Xbox One Right Now

'Dragon Age: Inquisition' is free to play for Xbox Live Gold members on the Xbox One for only six hours from March 10 to 16. We doubt six hours is enough time to get players interested in purchasing the game.

Geek March 13, 2015

GDC 2015: 'Star Wars Battlefront' Gameplay Reveal May Be Incoming

When-oh-when are we going to get to see some footage from the new 'Star Wars: Battlefront' game, already? EA Games' Peter Moore just showed it off to some GameStop bigwigs. Maybe he'll let us see, too.

Geek March 4, 2015

'Star Wars: Battlefront' DLC Will Come From 'The Force Awakens'

A new 'Star Wars: Battlefront' game is finally coming, after years of waiting. The big question on our minds: Will it include content from 'The Force Awakens'? A new report claims to have the answer.

Movies/TV Shows February 12, 2015

'Star Wars: Battlefront' release date set for Holiday 2015

'Star Wars: Battlefront' fans, rejoice! The wait for a new game just got a little shorter. EA Games has announced that the new, next-gen entry in the series will be ready in time for Christmas 2015.

Geek October 29, 2014

EA Games servers hacked to snatch Apple IDs, fake websites shut down

Security firm Netcraft has reported that hackers compromised one of EA Game's servers to host a phishing site that showed a fake Apple login screen. The site worked by posing as a legitimate login screen to trick visitors into submitting their Apple ID and password.

Business Tech March 20, 2014

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