Tag Archives: BattleForge
Sat, Sep 07, 2013 | 13:41 BST
BattleForge, the free-to-play RTS from EA Phenomic, will cease operations on October 31. The news was posted via an update on the game’s official website.
Wed, Oct 07, 2009 | 10:57 BST
Mon, Jul 20, 2009 | 09:14 BST
RTS card game Battleforge is to get a new card expansion called the Renegade Edition, so the official site says.
You’ll get 60 new units and structure creating cards along with “dual orb cards and special affinities” that “will deepen and enrich the strategical possibilities of the decks and the combat itself.”
The expansion will hit sometime on August.
Tue, May 26, 2009 | 16:25 BST
EA’s online card-trading RTS-MMO game, BattleForge, is now free to download.
Previously available for $29.99, you can download the full thing for nada and get access to all content, and two full decks. To get into the trading part, you will need to level up in both PvE and PvP.
Those interested can find out more on the official site.
Fri, May 08, 2009 | 10:44 BST
EA’s to release two new maps for card-based RTS Battleforge today, representing the beginning of something called “the Renegade Campaign”.
The new levels are called MO and Blight, the former being a single-player thing.
All details after the break.
Tue, May 05, 2009 | 16:30 BST
EA has announced new pricing for BattleForge. You can now get the RTS for $29.99 and no subscription fees.
That’s $20.00 off the original price.
The game comes with four faction decks and 3000 BattleForge points, which allows you to buy an additional 12 booster packs bringing the box total to 160 cards.
Use points to purchase booster packs so you can customize the game with as much or little as you like.
Game’s out now and there’s a demo here.
More information is posted in the press release below.
Thu, Mar 26, 2009 | 09:25 GMT
EA has put out the launch trailer for its Phenomic Studio-developed, online trading card strategy title, Battleforge.
Looks good if you like a bit of fantasy and fireballs – which we do.
Game’s out tomorrow. Video’s after the break.
Wed, Mar 25, 2009 | 06:54 GMT
Tue, Mar 10, 2009 | 14:28 GMT
EA’s put the open beta for Phenomic’s BattleForge live, meaning any man and his dog can now get involved in testing the card-based fantasy RTS.
Beta players will have access to all 200 cards and all maps in the game. Everyone who takes part will get a bonus, upgraded Firedancer unit to be made available after launch.
You can’t say no to that, can you? Hit this to have a waz. It’s out for PC on March 27 in Europe, March 24 in the US.
Fri, Feb 27, 2009 | 23:01 GMT
Phenomic has flung open the doors to the beta for upcoming card-based RTS game, BattleForge.
Game’s live March 26, and for participating in the beta, you get a upgraded Firedancer card as reward. Can’t say fairer than that.
Here’s how. Go to the site, download the client, create an EA account (unless you already have one), let it patch, log in with EA account, create a character, play the game.
Easy as pie.
Fri, Oct 31, 2008 | 15:42 GMT
EA’s opened beta registration to card-based RTS Battleforge: hit the official site if you want to get involved.
The game sees the player throwing cards onto the battlefield to add troops to combat, and was shown for the first time at EA’s London preview event earlier this year.
It’s supposed to be out this year, but there’s no fixed date on it as yet.
Tue, Aug 19, 2008 | 20:29 BST
EA has announced its Games Convention line-up revealing that Harmonix’s Rock Band 2 will be shown for the first time.
EA reckons it’s “best ever product line up for European consumers this holiday and in 2009″ and as we’ll be able to confirm that for you when our full coverage gets under way tomorrow.
From the release:
On show in Leipzig are Europe’s best selling franchises and consumer favorites like FIFA, Need For Speed, The Sims and Harry Potter, a wide range of casual and family titles for Nintendo platforms including LITTLEST PET SHOP, Boogie SuperStar, Zubo and MONOPOLY, brand new IP like SimAnimals, Mirror’s Edge, Dead Space, Dragon Age: Origins, Battleforge, Spore, the new MMORPG Warhammer® Online: Age of Reckoning, and EA partner titles Left 4 Dead from Valve, Rock Band and Rock Band 2 from MTV Games/Harmonix and Crysis Warhead® from Crytek.
Never before has EA had such a diverse and powerful slate of offerings, and it’s been great to see consumer and critical response to our games,” said Jens Uwe Intat, senior EA VP.
“As more and more people come into interactive entertainment, we are ready with the best games in sports, action, casual, horror, simulation, and online. We’ll be bringing more new games to market this year than in our history, and Leipzig is a great European window to showcase those offerings for the broad range of people that love to play them.”
Full thing after the jump.
By Mike Bowden
Wed, May 14, 2008 | 09:56 BST
Wed, May 14, 2008 | 09:56 BST
It’s on Gamershell. We’ve got an interview to transcribe on this, so we’ll do that later. The online-only, card-based EA RTS was looking very neat when we saw it, so do take a look at the footage.
Tue, Apr 29, 2008 | 18:30 BST
EA’s put out a press release making first mention of BattleForge, a card-based, online-only RTS from Germany studio EA Phenomic.
“BattleForge is the next step in compelling RTS gameplay by taking the battles completely online,” said dev boss Richard Leinfellner. “With co-op play, challenging tournaments, Guilds, chat rooms and a robust marketplace for trading and buying your cards, BattleForge is the first RTS to add integral social and community components to an exciting fantasy RTS.”
Sounds fun. You’re going to hear a lot more about this in the next few weeks, so keep your ears open. Full press release after the link.