Looking to get in some play time with Electronic Arts and Maxis' latest life simulator? Well, you can do so for free right now over the course of 48 hours with Origin's Game Time teaser that lets you experience the full game for two full days.
Recently it was reported that Origin users were suffering from fraudulent purchases on their accounts and that users were warned to change their security information. Well EA has stated that there was no breach on their end.
It’s time to double check you Origin account, bank account and maybe change your password, just to be safe. It looks like some members of the digital distribution site are discovering purchases of games that they did not actually authorize.
Not content to let everyone else have all of the holiday discount fun, EA games have been drastically slashed on Origin, with limited time deals scheduled through the holiday.
EA has decided to spread holiday cheer by giving away another free PC game. You can download classic simulator SimCity 2000 for a limited time without spending a single Simoleon.
Starting today, BioWare's medieval fantasy RPG Dragon Age: Origins can be downloaded for free. EA is giving it away as part of their ongoing "On The House" promotion for Origin.
EA is giving out two free games this week. PC gamers can now download Battlefield 4 and Wing Commander 3: Heart of the Tiger for a limited time.
Electronic Arts has been on a short roll lately with trying to desperately turn around how people view the company. Just as they were about to head back into the “hated” territory, they pulled out a couple of quick moves to satiate the audience, one of which includes giving away The Sims 2: Ultimate Collection... for free.
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.
Malwarebytes has up a blog post about the scammers who are using a fake EA Sports channel in an attempt to pilfer gamers out of their Origin account information.
If you've managed to avoid playing Dead Space all the years, EA is now rewarding you for your laziness. They're giving away the survival horror game for free.
If you're planning to play the Battlefield 4 beta on PC, you can start downloading the files right now. DICE has opened up pre-loading for the early access beta through Origin.
If you thought a devil couldn't sprout wings you haven't been living long enough... or you haven't been following EA closely enough. The company that was voted as the Consumerist's Worst Company in America two times in a row is doing something very pro-consumer... they're offering 24-hour refunds for their digital games for Origin.
If you are into playing games, saving money and helping out a handful of good causes, then you might want to take a look at the recently launched Humble Origin Bundle, sporting a heaping helping of games from multiple genres, a pay-what-you-want price tag, and proceeds going to support charities like the American Cancer Society and the Human Rights Campaign.
That Origin thing really hit EA's pride hard. The company has extended their ingratitude towards Nintendo tenfold since the Big 'N' wouldn't let EA control the Nintendo Network with Origin's network code and openly stated that they have no games in development for the Wii U. Ouch.