Posts Tagged Origin
Wing Commander 3 is free on Origin for an undisclosed period
Before Chris Roberts fell into a Star Citizen shaped vat of internet money he was one of the main chaps behind the Wing Commander series.
Peggle is free on Origin until 5 August
EA’s latest “On the House” venture is Peggle, available for free through Origin until 5 August.
Digital game refund rights strengthened by new UK legistation
New UK sales laws covering the sale and purchase of online goods come into effect today, and include coverage of digital software.
Plants vs Zombies free on Origin
If you’re one of the seven people who doesn’t already own Plants vs Zombies, you can fix that problem for free.
Origin ditches physical copies from their store
Love it or loathe it there’s changes over at Origin that will affect every PC gamer who prefers a hard copy of their games.
Dead Space is free on Origin until 8 May, more games coming
EA really, really wants you to give Origin a try. The latest initiative to get you to sign up is pretty convincing though; it’s called On the House and it involves EA throwing free PC games at you.
Origin Black Friday sale begins, for all your Battlefield 4 and Sims 3 needs
For those who held off on buying a PC copy of Battlefield 4, you’ve doubly rewarded.
Ubisoft’s Uplay to sell EA and other third party games, Origin will now sell Ubi titles
Ubisoft’s Uplay digital download service won’t be such a closed system for long, as the publisher has announced it will now sell third-party titles through the online store.
Password changing time: Origin users report spate of hacks
If you’ve got an account with EA’s Origin download service, or even a general EA account, today would be a good day to change the password and make sure it’s not one shared by any other applications or services you use.
Twitch integration being added to EA’s Origin
It appears that live streaming options are becoming all the rage with news that EA are adding Twitch integration to Origin sometime in the near future.
Ubisoft thinking of turning Uplay into Steam & Origin rival
Ubisoft has suggested that it is thinking about adding third-party titles to its Uplay digital distribution service.
EA’s Origin double its users number in 3 months… or does it?
According to EA, their Origin digital distribution service now has over 21 million registered users.
Origin 9.0 will be a “landmark update”, says EA
Origin 9.0 is due to do public in the next few days, with EA claiming that it will be a “landmark update” for the digital distribution platform.
EU court determines that gamers are allowed to resell digital games
The European Union’s Court of Justice has rules that publishers have no legal right to prevent people from reselling digital games that they have purchased.
Become Need For Speed’s Most Wanted in October
A few more details have been revealed about Criterion’s Need For Speed: Most Wanted at EA’s E3 presentation.