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Free-To-Play FIFA PC Game Coming to Brazil & Russia Free-To-Play FIFA PC Game Coming to Brazil & Russia

Publisher EA this week announced that it will soon release a free-to-play version of its popular FIFA video games – but only for Brazil and Russia. FIFA World will be out for PC in those countries sometime in November. FIFA …

FC Barcelona, EA Sign Three-Year Deal FC Barcelona, EA Sign Three-Year Deal
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FC Barcelona and EA today announced they have agreed to a three-year partnership deal. Under the deal, EA Sports will be the “official video game partner” of FC Barcelona. The club will be getting exclusive features in the upcoming FIFA …

Kyrie Irving Will be on the Cover of NBA Live 14 Kyrie Irving Will be on the Cover of NBA Live 14

Video game publisher EA hasn’t put out an NBA Live game since 2009. NBA Live 13 was to have been released last year, but was abruptly cancelled in September. Despite EA Sports‘ lack of NBA titles over the past few …

U of Florida Removes Brick Honoring Aaron Hernandez U of Florida Removes Brick Honoring Aaron Hernandez
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As more and more details come to light about crimes allegedly committed by Aaron Hernandez, the more teams are trying to distance themselves from him. The latest such action came today as the University of Florida removed a brick on …

Sims 3 ‘Into the Future’ Expansion and ‘Movie Stuff’ Pack Announced Sims 3 ‘Into the Future’ Expansion and ‘Movie Stuff’ Pack Announced

EA and Maxis today officially announced the next expansion for The Sims 3. Titled Into the Future, the expansion will include many elements from the genre of science fiction. The new content includes jetpacks, hoverboards, and robots. Players will be …

EA’s E3 Press Conference Finally Gets The Abridged Treatment EA’s E3 Press Conference Finally Gets The Abridged Treatment

E3 2013 seems like a distant memory now. It’s hard to even remember what happened. Thanks to the fine folks at VideoGamer, we can at least remember what happened at EA’s press conference. The latest, and final, E3 abridged video …

Battlefield 4 to be Heavily Merchandised With Clothes, a Novel, and More Battlefield 4 to be Heavily Merchandised With Clothes, a Novel, and More
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As publishers struggle with ever-growing budgets for what they hope will be blockbuster next-generation, many of them are looking for new revenue models. Some are turning to mobile, where a growing segment of casual gamers have proven willing to spend …

Gareth Bale Chosen For Cover Of FIFA 14 UK Gareth Bale Chosen For Cover Of FIFA 14 UK

On this year’s cover of EA’s FIFA 14, Lionel Messi is the feature athlete. However, instead of just featuring one athlete, EA is putting twosoccer players on the FIFA cover: the aforementioned Messi and one standing behind him. These cover …

NHL ’94 Will Be A Playable Feature In NHL 14 NHL ’94 Will Be A Playable Feature In NHL 14

Aside from improved goalie play, EA’s upcoming NHL 14 is going to feature something that may, in fact, overshadow the primary feature: a playable version of NHL ’94, a game that finished second in ESPN’s “Best Sports Game of All …

EA Is Raising Xbox One, PS4 Game Prices In The UK EA Is Raising Xbox One, PS4 Game Prices In The UK
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Well, this is troubling. GAME, a major UK games retailer, said that EA will be raising the prices of its next-gen games on the Xbox One and PS4. Gamers in the UK will be paying £54.99 for EA’s games instead …

Titanfall Was The Critical Darling Of E3 2013 Titanfall Was The Critical Darling Of E3 2013

Every year, critics from a variety of Web sites and print publications gather to debate what they thought was the best game at E3. For this year’s awards, there was one clear winner among the pack of nominees. The Games …

Javier Hernandez to be on FIFA 14 Covers in North America Javier Hernandez to be on FIFA 14 Covers in North America

EA Sports has announced that is has signed Javier “Chicharito” Hernandez to a multi-year endorsement contract. As part of the new contract, Hernandez will be featured on the cover of the upcoming FIFA 14 in Mexico and on one of …

EA Wants To Grow Origin Beyond A Transaction Interface EA Wants To Grow Origin Beyond A Transaction Interface
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Too many PC gamers, Origin, EA’s digital storefront for PC game purchases, is a necessary evil, especially if you are one of those who wants to play Battlefield 3. That is, if gamers didn’t have to have Origin, they probably …

Battlefield 4 Engine Preview Trailer Released Battlefield 4 Engine Preview Trailer Released

Back during E3, Activision and Infinity Ward were showing off Call of Duty: Ghosts‘ graphics, touting motion-captured dogs and a few new graphical techniques. It was EA and DICE, however, that stole the show with Battlefield 4′s obviously next-gen graphics. …

New Titanfall Game Preview Released New Titanfall Game Preview Released

Of all the next-generation titles previewed that this year’s E3, Titanfall was, perhaps, the most promising. Though it appears at first glance to be another multiplayer shooter and is being made by the same developers that crafted the modern military …

The Sims 3 ‘Island Paradise’ Launch Trailer Released The Sims 3 ‘Island Paradise’ Launch Trailer Released

Though Maxis has already announced The Sims 4 will be out next year, the developer is not slacking on the content coming for The Sims 3. The latest expansion for The Sims, titled Island Paradise, is due out June 25. …

E3 2013: Star Wars Battlefront Is In Good Hands E3 2013: Star Wars Battlefront Is In Good Hands

It was revealed a few months ago that EA had secured the exclusive license to make Star Wars games on consoles going forward. The publisher said that it would be putting three of its best teams on said Star Wars …

E3 2013: Mirror’s Edge 2 Is Finally Happening E3 2013: Mirror’s Edge 2 Is Finally Happening
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EA had a pretty predictable E3. We saw Battlefield 4, this year’s stable of EA Sports titles and the previously leaked Xbox One exclusive Titanfall. In fact, EA really just had one big surprise – the return of Mirror’s Edge. …

E3 2013: Here’s All The Battlefield 4 Footage You’ll Ever Need E3 2013: Here’s All The Battlefield 4 Footage You’ll Ever Need

E3 has once again become a showdown of sorts for the big shooters of the year. Battlefield and Call of Duty are vying for attention as usual, but they’ve been joined by two major competitors this year – Destiny and …

E3 2013: Battlefield 4 Multiplayer Gameplay Revealed E3 2013: Battlefield 4 Multiplayer Gameplay Revealed
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As seen in Microsoft’s E3 presentation on Monday, Battlefield 4‘s graphics are truly ready to take advantage of next-generation consoles. It’s not the single player experience of running around a sinking aircraft carrier that sells Battlefield games, though. With this …

Dragon Age: Inquisition Trailer Features A Familiar Face Dragon Age: Inquisition Trailer Features A Familiar Face

Dragon Age: Origins had a great cast of characters, but the best was easily Morrigan. She was sorely missing in Dragon Age II, but it looks like she’ll back for the third game. In a trailer released today, EA gaves …