Electronic Arts has gone over and beyond with the promotion for Madden NFL 16. It's not just a standard two minute trailer detailing whatever new features they added to the game or whatever old feature they removed, they decided to go the Kung Fury route in promoting the game and it works... it really, really works.
One of the most irksome problems in the gaming industry at the moment is the concept of on-disc DLC, oftentimes referred to as disc-locked content. The idea of paying extra for content already on the disc or stripped from the main game drives a lot of gamers up the wall. Well, according to EA's Peter Moore that's not really the case at all.
The Star Wars: Battlefront team said more modes would be announced leading up to the game’s Nov. 17 launch date and, today, they’re making good on promise with Supremacy Mode, a game type that encourages all-out warfare in order to control various points on the map.
The Sims 4 is getting a new expansion called Get Together this November. Get Together introduces new travel options for the PC and Mac game along with some social opportunities.
Electronic Arts is already prepping for the next Battlefield game even though Star Wars: Battlefront hasn't released yet. The next game in the popular modern military series is set to arrive in 2016, although EA didn't specify a window or a date for the arrival of the next first-person shooter.
Jade Raymond, the former head of Ubisoft Toronto, has announced her latest gig. She will be heading up a new EA-owned developer called Motive Studio.
Every E3, the biggest gaming companies hold press conferences to make a series of announcements. They show off gameplay demos, reveal never-before-seen games and more.
EA is adding a brand new lot to the Sims 4 for free. The new content is called Newcrest and EA has put out a new trailer to give gamers and Sims fan aficionados a look at what they can play around with in the new content.
Usually gamers have to wait a while before being fed the official release date to some annual game titles, but Electronic Arts decided to put off on the anticipatory build-up for the official reveal of the release date of Madden 16. The company simply made a brief announcement on their website that the game is coming August 25th for the home consoles.
Battlefield Heroes, the free-to-play spin-off of the multiplayer shooter series, won't be around much longer. EA revealed today that they're shutting down the game along with a few other free-to-play titles on PC.
If you’re eagerly anticipating Mass Effect 4 and/or Mirror’s Edge 2, then you might only have about a year left to sit and twiddle your thumbs. According to industry analyst Michael Pachter, both games should be available to play by the end of March 2016.
EA is holding a spring sale over on Origin, featuring a wide selection of games that happen to be available for up to 50% off their original price.
EA is set to officially reveal Star Wars: Battlefront later this month, but in the meantime, the company is on the lookout for folks to playtest the game. If you happen to live near Vancouver or San Francisco, now’s your chance to try out Battlefront before anyone else.
Visceral Games and Electronic Arts released the full launch trailer for the upcoming first-person shooter, Battlefield Hardline. The trailer is just over two full minutes of explosions, gunfire and more explosions.
EA set a pretty high bar for Dead Space and did what they could to help it appeal to as many people as possible by making it “broadly appealing”. But is there room for a Dead Space 4 now that the brand has cooled down and there's less chatter about the last outing?