Posts Tagged ea


IncGamers Poll: Best line from Dragon Age: Inquisition’s ESRB rating

There’s no way of saying this without it sounding quite sad, but the ESRB (Entertainment Software Rating Board) summaries often make for hilarious reading.

By Peter Parrish | 25 Oct 2014 | 0

Battlefield 4 stockholder case dismissed, “puffery” deemed a-ok

The federal judge handling the Battlefield 4 investor class action lawsuit (launched last December) has dismissed the case.

By Peter Parrish | 22 Oct 2014 | 5

Dragon Age: Inquisition trailer shows more Iron Bull, Sera and Dorian

Pushing Dragon Age: Inquisition into November seems to have given EA’s PR team the green light to release as much promotional material about the game as possible.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Oct 2014 | 0

Dragon Age: Inquisition stream reveals Skyhold details, images

BioWare’s Dragon Age: Inquisition streaming blitz continued today with a half hour look at some of the rooms and features of the Skyhold stronghold.

By Peter Parrish | 20 Oct 2014 | 1

Dragon Age: Inquisition PC stream reveals graphics options, UI and more

The latest BioWare stream of Dragon Age: Inquisition was a PC affair, featuring hotbars, mouse and keyboard controls, graphics options, inventory and a whole bunch more.

By Peter Parrish | 13 Oct 2014 | 7

Dragon Age: Inquisition PC specs revealed, with new screens

It’s that time again, when you gaze quizzically at your processor and maybe compare it with some benchmarks to see if your PC will run a game.

By Peter Parrish | 10 Oct 2014 | 10

Dragon Age: Origins is free on Origin until 14 October

Those of you who don’t own a copy of Dragon Age: Origins can now do so for free, courtesy of one of Origin’s periodic ‘On the House’ offers.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Oct 2014 | 4

Battlefield 4: Premium Edition to offer all the battlefield you need

EA has announced Battlefield 4: Premium Edition, which I’m guessing is the new way of saying “Game of the Year Edition”.

By Tim McDonald | 8 Oct 2014 | 1

Dragon Age: Inquisition, full crafting details and new screens

BioWare have been busily answering questions about the Dragon Age: Inquisition crafting and customisation systems, the results of which have been collected at the official site.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Oct 2014 | 5

Sims 4 distributes free It’s On Us t-shirts

EA and Maxis are deploying the social power of The Sims (specifically The Sims 4) as part of the It’s On Us “awareness and action” campaign against sexual assault.

By Peter Parrish | 4 Oct 2014 | 4

The Sims 4 getting ghosts, pools, and more in free updates

Ghosts have been added to The Sims 4 today, and plenty more stuff – including swimming pools – will be added to the game in free content updates soon.

By Tim McDonald | 1 Oct 2014 | 4

Dragon Age: Inquisition trailer explains crafting, bee grenades

A new Dragon Age: Inquisition delves into the important subject of bee grenades and how to make them.

By Peter Parrish | 1 Oct 2014 | 1

Dragon Age: Inquisition character creation details and images

BioWare’s live stream of the Dragon Age: Inquisition character creation tool (plus bonus Deep Roads gameplay) has wrapped up, so here’s a run-down on what was shown.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Sep 2014 | 2

Dragon Age: Inquisition character creation reveal on Monday

BioWare’s Mike Laidlaw and Cameron Lee will be streaming a reveal of the Dragon Age: Inquisition character creation system (plus new gameplay) on 29 September.

By Peter Parrish | 28 Sep 2014 | 1

Dragon Age: Inquisition explains the power of judgement

As head of the Dragon Age: Inquisition, it’ll sometimes fall to you to sit on a big throne like a fancy-pants king and pass judgement on unfortunate mortals.

By Peter Parrish | 19 Sep 2014 | Comments Off

FIFA 15 and Eden Hazard show off skillful ball manipulation

That’s right, everyone: it’s time for me to once again talk about the noble art of kicking a ball, thanks to a new FIFA 15 trailer.

By Tim McDonald | 19 Sep 2014 | Comments Off

Battlefield Hardline gets a Hotwire mode trailer

EA have released a gameplay trailer for Battlefield Hardline‘s vehicle-focused multiplayer mode, Hotwire.

By Tim McDonald | 18 Sep 2014 | Comments Off

The Sims 4 Review

The Sims 4 is not a bad game. Really, it’s not.

By Tim McDonald | 15 Sep 2014 | 6

The Sims 4: Early Impressions

I have yet to form a proper verdict of The Sims 4, but I’ve played around with it for a couple of hours.

By Tim McDonald | 5 Sep 2014 | 3

Dragon Age: Inquisition reveals those risque romance options

As somebody who blundered into some seriously uncomfortable-looking sex with Mass Effect’s Miranda in an engine room, I know how important it is to know about Dragon Age: Inquisition’s romance options ahead of time.

By Peter Parrish | 4 Sep 2014 | 1

The Sims 4’s day one patch makes hilarious reading

The Sims 4 received a pre-release patch, which isn’t all that surprising – but is quite funny when you look at what it fixes.

By Tim McDonald | 2 Sep 2014 | 1

EA is cherry-picking who gets pre-release Sims 4 builds

In a development that can be seen as either a bit worrying or very funny, EA has given up all pretense of getting an even spread of release day reviews for The Sims 4 and is attempting to game the system entirely.

By Peter Parrish | 31 Aug 2014 | 5

Dragon Age Inquisition gets a bundle of multiplayer screens

If you’re feeling a bit inquisitive about how Dragon Age Inquisition‘s multiplayer looks, these new screens should help you out.

By Tim McDonald | 27 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Dragon Age: Inquisition has Mass Effect style co-op multiplayer

I’ve been hearing rumours about Dragon Age: Inquisition multiplayer for a few days now, and it turns out those rumours were largely correct.

By Peter Parrish | 27 Aug 2014 | 1

The Sims 4 launch trailer is very keen on hashtags

A ‘launch’ trailer ten days before the game comes out is perhaps pushing it a bit, but The Sims 4 doesn’t care for your petty word definitions.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Aug 2014 | 2

Battlefield Hardline’s new screens are quite pretty

EA have released a set of rather lovely new Battlefield Hardline screens showing off the single-player and the new multiplayer modes.

By Tim McDonald | 20 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Dragon Age: Inquisition site adds race, class and specialisation info

BioWare has added a page to the Dragon Age: Inquisition site allowing players to mess around with different racial, class and specialisation set-ups.

By Peter Parrish | 20 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Sims 4 review access reportedly withheld until release day

It sounds as if, to avoid any pre-release criticism, EA might be falling back on the corny old tactic of withholding review copies of The Sims 4 until release day.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Aug 2014 | 12

Sims 4 forum thread tracks 78+ missing features

The author of a thread over in EA’s official forums for The Sims 4 has been in touch to let us know that Sims players have been keeping track of the upcoming game’s cut features.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Aug 2014 | 5

The Sims 4 will be missing family trees as well

Sorry everyone, it’s another news post about a feature that won’t be in The Sims 4.

By Peter Parrish | 15 Aug 2014 | 1