NHL 94 is one of the most beloved titles in video game history, and its influence is still being felt in modern gaming. But the game's backstory might force you to rethink everything you know about video game development. Here's the gist: it was programmed in a barn on the Maine coast by a dude who didn't know anything about hockey.
Originally, the whistleblower made the information known on a Reddit post called “Of Corruption in the Australian Games Industry” following the strong call for transparency and disclosure from the #GamerGate movement.
Madden could be getting some unexpected competition soon. This weekend former NFL quarterback Joe Montana teased the return of the football game series named after him.
EA and Visceral Games are continuing to move forward with fixing up Battlefield: Hardline after receiving plenty of user feedback. A lot of the changes almost make the game seem like it's heading ever-so-close to being a Call of Duty clone.
Electronic Arts has been under the microscope ever since their infamous run as the two-time running Worst Company in America. While they no longer hold such a disparaging moniker to the company's name, they sometimes carry out antics that might lead people to believe that they haven't completely changed from their old ways.
Given the difficulty of getting into the beta, there are some gamers who took it upon themselves to live-stream their play-time with Hardline and share their awesomeness with the world.
Visceral Games has taken an opportunity with the Frostbite engine to attempt to keep things even across the board between PlayStation 4 and Xbox One gamers.
EA is going for something a little bit different this year, if the message of their 2014 press conference is to be believed. New directions for old franchises, unexpected turns for some new IPs, and even a different approach to how they got the news to the masses Monday afternoon.
During their presentation at E3 this week, EA announced that The Sims 4's official release date (for PC, in North America) is September 2. In addition to announcing this highly anticipated piece of news, there was also a game play presentation, which EA has been kind enough to put online for our viewing pleasure. Check it out below.
During this year's E3 press conference hosted by Electronic Arts, the most anticipated game under E3's properties was present... but it wasn't what everyone was expecting.
EA is bringing Mirror's Edge 2 to E3 2014. This afternoon they released a lone piece of concept art from the much-anticipated sequel.
Nearly 10 minutes of new footage has surfaced for Battlefield: Hardline, the upcoming first-person shooter from Visceral and Electronic Arts.
Electronic Arts opened up their chest and revealed that under the black, oily machine that pumps multinational currency through their veins, there is a heart... a heart that cares.
Well, Electronic Arts and their ball-and-chained studios aren't just limiting Battlefield's Frostbite-tuned engine to modern military warfare... they're branching out in ways many of us feel is long overdue.
The World Cup season is heating up and, to celebrate, Electronic Arts has announced EA Sports FIFA 14 Ultimate Team: World Cup, a brand new (and free!) expansion set to give players the virtual experience of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.