Tag Archives: ea
Wed, May 08, 2013 | 09:03 BST
Electronic Arts has revealed plans to ditch gun licensing deals from its games – but will continue to feature well-known weaponry in their titles without paying gun manufacturers.
Mon, May 06, 2013 | 18:29 BST
The next installment in EA’s life simulation series, The Sims 4, has been officially announced.
Thu, Apr 25, 2013 | 07:56 BST
The EA Partners label, the contract-based publishing service for independent developers, is said to be closing.
Game Informer has apparently received “word from multiple anonymous sources close to the matter” regarding the closure. The Partners label is responsible for bringing the Crysis series, Shadows of the Damned, Alice: Madness Returns, Bulletstorm, Brutal Legend, the Rock Band series and more.
The news follows the departure of CEO John Riccitiello, recent layoffs around the world and the abandoning of relatively new Facebook titles from a studio that was acquired for $300 million.
Wed, Mar 13, 2013 | 22:41 GMT
Maxis is looking into a way of fixing traffic and pathfinding bugs that currently plague SimCity.
Fri, Feb 22, 2013 | 17:04 GMT
Will Wright has discussed his experience with Maxis’ SimCity reboot in a recently-released video from EA.
Tue, Jan 29, 2013 | 17:50 GMT
Battlefield 3 multiplayer is set to add “Air Superiority” mode with the upcoming Endgame DLC.
Tue, Jan 29, 2013 | 16:19 GMT
Electronic Arts announced it has joined a coalition of businesses that aim to end federal discrimination against legally married gay and lesbian couples.
Tue, Jan 29, 2013 | 15:12 GMT
SimCity’s general loveliness doesn’t know when to stop. EA has released a new trailer showcasing the advantages of picking up the Digital Deluxe Edition, which includes three exclusive tile sets and a handful of well-known landmarks.
Mon, Jan 21, 2013 | 15:56 GMT
American McGee has criticised EA for trying to “trick” gamers during the development process of Alice: Madness Returns.
Mon, Jan 14, 2013 | 09:38 GMT
FIFA 13 has retained the number one spot yet again. In total, EA’s game has dominated the opposition for six weeks, as it takes firm control over the battling pack below.
Thu, Dec 13, 2012 | 05:54 GMT
Thu, Nov 15, 2012 | 15:38 GMT
Electronic Arts head John Riccitiello believes video games need a single rating system that spans across all platforms and countries. He spoke in front of a group of politicians in Washington last night, claiming, “We must adopt a self-regulated, global rating system across every format games are played on.”
Sat, Nov 03, 2012 | 20:47 GMT
It’s Saturday, so let’s face it: you’d probably rather be playing games right now. If that’s the case, you could do worse than checking out the EA sale going on at GOG.com this weekend. Check out the details below.
Thu, Nov 01, 2012 | 16:21 GMT
Army of Two: The Devil’s Cartel is in development at Visceral Games and used Frostbite 2 for maximum carnage. The dude-bro reboot is due next year, but EA has just released a solid launch date.
Wed, Oct 31, 2012 | 17:19 GMT
Thu, Oct 18, 2012 | 12:44 BST
PS3 Premium subscribers will be the first to experience Battlefield 3′s Aftermath expansion. The DLC will debut on Sony’s console from November 27, then will make its way to PC and Xbox 360 Premium Subscribers on December 4.
Wed, Sep 26, 2012 | 17:32 BST
Electronic Arts has snapped up the company that produced the Battlelog web and mobile app for Battlefield. While terms of the deal are yet to be announced, its clear the company is looking to increase the amount of online connectivity in its games.
Fri, Sep 14, 2012 | 00:47 BST
Frank Gibeau, Head of Development at EA, says the future of the company is with its online Origin system.
Wed, Aug 15, 2012 | 17:38 BST
The world’s a stage, or place to make money.
Tue, Aug 14, 2012 | 23:26 BST
EA revealed Origin is being readied for Mac systems. The company has promised a more social experience, as well as improvements to the user interface. Origin’s premier rival, Steam, is also available on Mac, boasting a growing collection of games, and is expected to expand to Linux systems.