Electronic Arts has run into some serious troubles with the coin trading in FIFA 15's Ultimate Team mode. Essentially, the game's cash shop-oriented trading system has fallen victim to coin sellers and bot-market dealers. If it sounds like some kind of back-alley, cyber-crime marketplace... well that's because it is.
So, how realistic is EA Sports’ latest trip onto the soccer pitch, FIFA 15? According to their latest ad campaign, the new game looks to put players right in the middle of the action…for realsies.
Fans, gamers and fanatics of The Sims had an opportunity to volley some questions off The Sims 4 producer, Grant Rodiek. One of the users made a list of things they would love to see in The Sims 5, but Rodiek quickly shot down any possibility of a sequel at the moment.
As is typical with most large games, The Sims 4 suffered lots of digitally pirated copies making their way throughout certain gaming circles upon its release. What a lot of the pirates didn't know was that the game's failsafe was to slowly pixelate the screen until the entire game is censored.
Electronic Arts gave a status update on their premium Xbox One service EA Access today. The company plans to expand the benefits gamers receive in a few ways this month.
Maxis is on the verge of launching The Sims 4. Players who log into the game tonight will find an important patch waiting for them.
Madden NFL 15 launched this week, bringing the umpteenth iteration of the long running series to games consoles and, quite likely, earning publisher EA a bit of money in the process. But while games sales are expected to do well for the publisher this year, it looks like revenue gained through DLC will actually be the big story, expected to earn as much as $1 billion this year alone.
Electronic Arts has released a new update for EA Sports UFC, the octagon fighting title that released over the course of the summer for the Xbox One and PS4. The update is completely and totally free and carries with it three brand new fighters that players will be able to get their hands on at no extra charge.
The Simpsons is turning 25 years old this year. The series is about to hit another milestone, too: 11 years without a good video game adaptation.
Product placement sure has gotten weird. The latest oddball mix comes from a partnership between Cheetos and Target, along with a game that ostensibly has no connection to either of those entities, Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare. Get ready to don some cheetah spots on your favorite foliage as Chester Cheetah dives into the fray.
Yep, the long-time residents of PC-based MMOs, where gold sellers have a lucrative gray-market stranglehold on the gaming scene, are beginning to invade console gaming. Why? Because of microtransactions.
We're now close enough to The Sims 4's release date to get a launch trailer. Maxis has released a minute-and-a-half of new gameplay footage showing off the many faces of the Sims.
The executive editor at IGN has noted that the upcoming life-simulator from Maxis and Electronic Arts will have its review copies withheld until after the game is made available to the general public.
Two new videos have surfaced for the upcoming Battlefield Hardline, featuring the game's hostage rescue mode as well as 12 whole minutes of the game's single-player mode, which looks far better than I had anticipated for a game like this.
Electronic Arts and BioWare have announced the new game that they've been teasing for a while and it's called Shadow Realms. It's a role-playing game with tabletop properties and aims to bring gamers a supposedly uniquely episodic adventure with action gameplay mechanics in a modern-fantasy setting.