American football and EA don’t seem to be making the best of friends lately. It just received word from the National Collegiate Athletic Association or NCAA that it will not renew its contract for football games. This is due to its misrepresentation of college athletes in prior releases. Additionally, this was the verdict in a ..
A U.S. law firm by the name of Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro has issued a statement that their client Robin Antonick has faced a favorable trial in a lawsuit against Electronic Arts. Antonick is the original designer of the NFL Madden franchise template and a former EA employee who was let go. After that time, ..
Now that the dust is starting to settle on this splendid edition of E3, it’s time to start wrapping things up in neat little packages. Therefore, we took over our notes, scribbles and thoughts, to put this year’s main conferences on the scoring board. When it comes to an overall, we’re already pleased that everyone ..
Now that we gave you a rundown of how Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo are duking it out, we should probably take a look at those other press conferences at E3 2013. They might not have a console, but both EA and Ubisoft seem to choose their allegiances in some form. On the EA side, we ..
It’s strange to see the evolutions of games from time to time. What may originally start with one idea may, in the end, evolve to something quite different. Such is the tale for Overstrike, which saw a radical change under EA, to become Fuse. Not only its story feels torn to appeal to a more ..
Digital distribution site Green Man Gaming is having a sale, just like Gamersgate has one going right now. While we usually focus on indie deals, we’re sure you’ll also appreciate this stack of EA game deals. A total of 9 titles are up for grabs for discounts of up to 75%. We’ll list these titles ..
As with the recent announcement of NHL 14; it’s now the turn for FIFA 14 to rear its head as well. This highly successful football franchise will enhance several features in this year’s edition. For starters, a new Pure Shot system will allow players to firmly adjust themselves for a better scoring position, which in ..
It’s plain as sunshine that the game industry is changing with both unparalleled highs and frightening lows. In recent times, some of those lows have become more frequent. Publisher THQ went out of business completely, leaving its development studios hanging, despite futile optimism beforehand that it would not falter in this way. Icons like Psygnosis, ..
A new ice hockey game from EA will land in stores on September 10 for North America and 3 days later on September 13 for Europe. At the moment, NHL 14 is only confirmed for Playstation 3 and Xbox 360. Physics will receive a lot of attention in this year’s iteration. For instance, collisions will ..
Troubled game SimCity continues its cavalcade of differing news items with several reports. Most importantly, EA and Maxis will offer a free game to anyone affected by the simulation title’s shaky launch, filled with save wipes, long queues and online connections for a singleplayer game. A rather prestigious list of games has been announced by ..