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Need for Speed rebooted as Need for Speed

EA has announced Need for Speed, a reboot of – surprise!

By Tim McDonald | 21 May 2015 | 1

Quarterly Financial Reports Are Rubbish Sources For Game News

We’re in the season of financial quarterlies. That period of time when publishers perform their legal obligations to shareholders, and game sites pretend that they employ financial journalists to publish thrilling stories like “Gosh, Activision say they made a lot of money.”
Quarterly (and annual) financial reports can sometimes reveal things of interest to a broad audience of games players.

By Peter Parrish | 7 May 2015 | 0

FIFA 15 Ultimate Team launches Kane, Hazard purple ‘Hero’ cards

As part of their protracted build-up to the annual FIFA 15 Ultimate Team ‘Team of the Season’ event, EA has launched some special ‘hero’ cards in an attractive purple hue.

By Peter Parrish | 5 May 2015 | 0

Star Wars Battlefront reveals planet Sullust

The planet of Sullust has been revealed as one of the 12 multiplayer battlegrounds in Star Wars Battlefront.

By Tim McDonald | 5 May 2015 | 0

Sims 4 adds new costumes for War in the Stars day

Happy Buck Rogers day, everybody – in honour of the 1970s finest sci-fi series, The Sims 4 is going to let your characters dress up in white jumpsuits.

By Peter Parrish | 4 May 2015 | 0

EA delaying Team of the Season, further FUT “fixes” coming first

EA have popped up an update about the annual FIFA 15 Ultimate Team ‘Team of the Season’ event which is sure to go down a storm with eager players.

By Peter Parrish | 2 May 2015 | 0

Dragon Age: Inquisition gets free Black Emporium on 5 May

The much discussed Black Emporium will be coming to all versions of Dragon Age: Inquisition (PC included,) for free, on 5 May.

By Peter Parrish | 1 May 2015 | 2

Star Wars: Battlefront trailer, screens and details appear

As has been extensively trailed by EA over the past few weeks, today is Star Wars: Battlefront reveal day.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Apr 2015 | 2

Battlefield Hardline has hardware-monitoring DRM

Battlefield Hardline appears to be lumbered with DRM that treats a hardware change as a separate computer, and will lock the game after a few such changes.

By Tim McDonald | 25 Mar 2015 | 8

IncGamers readers feel EA has “ruined” the FUT transfer market

The IncGamers Poll asking for your views on the recent changes to FIFA 15’s Ultimate Team (FUT) transfer market received an overwhelming response.

By Peter Parrish | 20 Mar 2015 | 1

FIFA 15 Ultimate Team price caps now differ by platform

EA continues to tinker with their FIFA 15 Ultimate Team price cap experiment, and have now made the price ranges for certain players different per platform.

By Peter Parrish | 19 Mar 2015 | Comments Off on FIFA 15 Ultimate Team price caps now differ by platform

IncGamers Poll – FIFA 15 Ultimate Team’s new transfer system

I’m quite literally the only one on the IncGamers staff who plays FIFA 15, but I also write the polls so nobody can stop me doing this.

By Peter Parrish | 14 Mar 2015 | 3

Battlefield Hardline’s launch trailer is predictably explosive

Battlefield Hardline has a launch trailer, and it’s pretty much exactly what you’d expect.

By Tim McDonald | 9 Mar 2015 | 2

Maxis dev on EA closure decision: “It comes down to money”

A former employee of Maxis Emeryville has been writing on Reddit about the development process for SimCity and what it’s like to work under EA.

By Peter Parrish | 6 Mar 2015 | 1

The Sims 4 Get to Work in the game’s first expansion

The Sims 4: Get to Work has been announced, promising to give you active control over your Sims’ careers.

By Tim McDonald | 4 Feb 2015 | Comments Off on The Sims 4 Get to Work in the game’s first expansion

The Sims 4 update gets genealogical

For the 15th anniversary of The Sims, The Sims 4 will be getting a smattering of updates throughout February – starting, today, with genealogy.

By Tim McDonald | 3 Feb 2015 | 1

Battlefield Hardline PC open beta confirmed for 3 February

Should you wish to see how Battlefield Hardline is looking one month or so before release, the open beta for PC players will begin on 3 February.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Jan 2015 | 5

Battlefield Hardline has a billion multiplayer loading screens

This isn’t literally a billion Battlefield Hardline screens, but it feels like it.

By Tim McDonald | 26 Jan 2015 | Comments Off on Battlefield Hardline has a billion multiplayer loading screens