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EA announces Star Wars: Battlefront

EA announces Star Wars: Battlefront

Jun 11, 2013

Star Wars: Battlefront was officially announced by Electronic Arts and DICE in a brief teaser trailer that shows  some action on the planet Hoth and concludes with the foot of an AT-AT Walker stomping down on the ground. This is the first title to be announced as part of EA’s exclusive multi-year Star Wars licensing deal. “As one of the world’s premier video game...

EA announces Need for Speed Rivals

EA announces Need for Speed Rivals

May 23, 2013

Electronic Arts today announced Need for Speed Rivals, an action/racing game created by EA’s newest studio Ghost Games, and powered by the Frostbite 3 game engine. Ghost Games also announced today the long-awaited return of Ferrari to the Need for Speed franchise. For the first time in seven years, gamers can get behind the wheel of some of the most luxurious, desirable...

Fuse demo lands on May 7

Fuse demo lands on May 7

May 3, 2013

Electronic Arts has unveiled that a playable demo of Fuse will be available via Xbox Live Marketplace and PlayStation Network on May 7th, allowing players to play online cooperatively with up to four players, or in a 2-player split-screen. In the demo, players will take on the role of four elite operatives – Dalton Brooks, Izzy Sinclair, Jacob Kimble and Naya Deveraux. These...

Dice reveals Battlefield 4 with 17-minute gameplay trailer

Dice reveals Battlefield 4 with 17-minute gameplay trailer

Mar 27, 2013

At GDC Dice unveiled Battlefield 4, powered by Frostbite 3, with a 17-minute gameplay trailer. The demo begins as the player – Recker – opens his eyes to discover that he is trapped in a rapidly sinking car with three of his squad mates. The demo then jumps back in time to reveal how they got there.  “We are so humbled and proud to debut Battlefield 4 on a global stage with...

Real Racing 3 will be free, launching February 28

Real Racing 3 will be free, launching February 28

Feb 12, 2013

Electronic Arts has a release date for Real Racing 3, the latest installment in its popular racing franchise which was created by Firemonkeys Studio, the merger of Firemint studios and Iron Monkey studios. The game is scheduled for release on February 28 and will be offered for the iPhone, iPod touch, iPad and Android smartphones and tablets for free. “Today we announced Real...

Dead Space 3 PS3, Xbox 360 demo dated

Dead Space 3 PS3, Xbox 360 demo dated

Dec 27, 2012

Visceral Games have just announced that a downloadable demo for Dead Space 3, the upcoming survival horror third-person shooter, will be available  on Xbox Live Marketplace and PlayStation Network starting on January 22. Exclusively for Xbox 360, gamers who want a chance to play the demo one week early, can sign up on http://demo.deadspace.com. According to the press release in...

Star Wars: The Old Republic goes Free-To-Play on November 15th

Star Wars: The Old Republic goes Free-To-Play on November 15th

Nov 8, 2012

EA has just announced that the global launch date of the Star Wars: The Old Republic Free-to-Play option will be November 15, 2012. This release will be simultaneous across all of the territories and countries where The Old Republic is available. This new Free-to-Play option will allow gamers to experience all of the class storylines through to Level 50, the current level cap, at...

Battlefield 1942 now free on Origin

Battlefield 1942 now free on Origin

Nov 6, 2012

Electronic Arts have announced that Origin users can download a free PC copy of Battlefield 1942, in celebration of the ten year anniversary of the Battlefield series and Battlefield 3 Premium surpassing 2 million members worldwide since its debut in June. In Battlefield 1942 you assume the role of one of five classes of infantry: Scout, Assault, Anti-Tank, Medic, and Engineer,...

Army of TWO The Devil’s Cartel release date announced

Army of TWO The Devil’s Cartel release date announced

Nov 2, 2012

Today Visceral Games, an Electronic Arts studio, has announced that the The Devil’s Cartel, the next installment in the Army of TWO franchise, will launch in Europe on March 29th 2013 and in North America on March 26, on the PS3 and Xbox 360. Powered by the Frostbite 2 engine from DICE, Army of TWO The Devil’s Cartel takes place in the same universe as the previous games, but now...

Command & Conquer Ultimate Collection announced

Command & Conquer Ultimate Collection announced

Aug 31, 2012

Electronic Arts have today announced Command & Conquer The Ultimate Collection, a compilation of all 17 real-time strategy games that were released over the last 17 years, will be available later on October 5th for £24.99. Command & Conquer The Ultimate Collection, which will feature redeemable download code for all 17 titles on Origin, will give players the chance to...