Tag Archives: ea maxis
Wed, Jan 23, 2013 | 00:37 GMT
Tue, Jan 08, 2013 | 21:53 GMT
The Sims 3 has lined up two new expansions – University Life and Island Paradise – as well as two major Stuff packs this year.
Wed, Oct 24, 2012 | 15:53 BST
SimCity will release in March, EA has announced. The game will be “always online” due to its multiplayer, and choices you make influence your city, the neighboring cities and the lives of the Sims in the region. Originally slated for a February release, the building simulation game being built with the GlassBox engine, will instead release March 5 in the US and March 8 in the UK for PC and Mac.
Wed, Oct 10, 2012 | 20:45 BST
SimCity’s lead producer Kip Katsarelis has explained why the game will always be online, and it has everything to do with the game’s multiplayer features.
Fri, Sep 28, 2012 | 01:31 BST
EA Maxis, the studio behind The Sims, Sim City and Spore, has opened a new office in Helsinki, Finland.
Wed, Aug 29, 2012 | 15:49 BST
SimCity’s lead producer Kip Katsarelis has said PC gaming is alive and well, and while the Glassbox Engine used to develop Maxis’ sim title is “definitely portable,” on many platforms, PC is where the firm’s “market is.”
Fri, Jul 13, 2012 | 00:44 BST
Maxis boss Lucy Bradshaw has said EA is doing everything it can to avoid the horrors of a flaky online launch ala Diablo III.
Wed, Jun 13, 2012 | 06:20 BST
Mon, Jun 04, 2012 | 00:50 BST
Here’s a little something we missed in covering EA’s E3 2012 line-up; SimCity has been dated for February 2013. The series relaunch was announced in March but EA and Maxis had not previously pinned it down beyond next year. It’s expected to launch on PC, but possibly support browser-based play.
Wed, May 09, 2012 | 00:02 BST
So the SimCity reboot requires an always-on Internet connection – so what? It’s a multiplayer game.
Wed, Mar 28, 2012 | 22:53 BST
SimCity lead producer Kip Katsarelis has said SimCity has to have some sort of mission structure for a new generation of players.
Wed, Mar 28, 2012 | 22:16 BST
EA Maxis has confirmed to SimCity will be sold on digital distribution platforms other than Origin, but the game will still require players log on to EA’s service to register the game. It has also said there won’t be mod support for the game, at least at launch.
Tue, Mar 20, 2012 | 01:10 GMT
The new SimCity is built on an engine which supports some of the most advanced simulation features the series has ever seen.
Sat, Mar 03, 2012 | 22:16 GMT
And one more rumor slash purported leak for you today: a pre-visualization trailer stating SimCity 5 will release in 2013.
Thu, Mar 01, 2012 | 00:13 GMT
Tue, May 17, 2011 | 04:54 BST
Thu, Apr 21, 2011 | 08:00 BST
A new video’s landed for EA’s upcoming hybrid action RPG, Darkspore. Meet Skar: a dual wielding, death-dealing, stealthy son of a gun.
Mon, Apr 18, 2011 | 06:36 BST
Assistant producer Ryan Vaughan has explained that the next The Sims 3 expansion pack, Generations, should bring “life stories” to the freeform sandbox title.
Tue, Mar 29, 2011 | 06:14 BST
If you have a couple of days to devote to helping stress test Maxis’ RPG, hit up Steam and sign up for the DarkSpore open beta.
Fri, Mar 18, 2011 | 19:00 GMT
The official forum for DarkSpore has confirmed that the game will miss its March 29 release and instead release towards the end of April. More betas are planned during this time as well.