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New SimCity Trailer Shows Tornadoes, Meteorites, and UFO Attacks New SimCity Trailer Shows Tornadoes, Meteorites, and UFO Attacks

Two weeks ago EA released a developer preview demonstrating to gamers how the new SimCity will play. Once players get their roads, power stations, and sewers constructed, though, the real game begins. Today EA released a new trailer showing off …

Crysis 3 Multiplayer Detailed in New Trailer Crysis 3 Multiplayer Detailed in New Trailer

There’s no doubt that Crysis 3 will look very pretty. CryEngine 3.4.0 was announced in April, with expanded DirectX 11 features, meaning the game’s developers will have had almost a year to perfect its graphical look by the time it …

SimCity Gameplay Footage Walkthrough Released SimCity Gameplay Footage Walkthrough Released

It’s been nearly a decade since SimCity 4 was released, and would-be city planners everywhere jumped with joy at the small amount of SimCity preview footage that was shown at this year’s E3. Today, Maxis and EA have released a …

Mass Effect Trilogy Box Set Announced Mass Effect Trilogy Box Set Announced
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EA and BioWare announced today that a boxed set including all of the Mass Effect games will be available this holiday season. Called simply the Mass Effect Trilogy, the compilation will be available for the price of one new video …

Dead Space 3 Gameplay Walkthrough Released Dead Space 3 Gameplay Walkthrough Released

With all of the amazing games coming out in the next few weeks, it’s easy to forget that the gaming party won’t stop at Christmas. Some of the most anticipated games of the year have been delayed to the first …

iPhone 5 Brings “Console Quality” Games To Mobile iPhone 5 Brings “Console Quality” Games To Mobile

The largest talking point among smartphone manufacturers is getting a phone to display console quality graphics. The iPhone and Android phones have proven to be great with 2D games, but not so much when it comes to 3D gaming. The …

Madden NFL 13 Hits Stores, Cover Man Calvin Johnson Says Gameplay Is “Ridiculous” Madden NFL 13 Hits Stores, Cover Man Calvin Johnson Says Gameplay Is “Ridiculous”
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Madden NFL 13 came out today at stores throughout North America. According to makers EA, it’s a big one for the Madden legacy. “Madden NFL 13 is the biggest game-changer in the history of the franchise,” said Cam Weber, GM …

Mass Effect 3 Leviathan DLC Release Date Announced Mass Effect 3 Leviathan DLC Release Date Announced
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This week Bioware announced an official release date for its first single-player downloadable content (DLC) for Mass Effect 3 (as long as you don’t count day-1 DLC or the Extended Cut fiasco). Mass Effect 3 Leviathan will be released on …

Command & Conquer Generals 2 Will Be Free-To-Play Command & Conquer Generals 2 Will Be Free-To-Play
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The announcements coming out of this week’s Gamescom trade show in Cologne, Germany are coming so quickly they almost seem to rival this year’s E3. Today, EA announced that its upcoming real-time strategy game, Command & Conquer Generals 2, will …

Gamescom 2012: Dead Space 3 Launches On February 5 Gamescom 2012: Dead Space 3 Launches On February 5

Dead Space 3 is probably one of the most anticipated games of next year. Visceral Games proved that they knew horror with the first two games. The expectations are high for the third entry and we’ll know if the game …

Zynga Now Faces A Lawsuit From EA Over Copyright Infringement Zynga Now Faces A Lawsuit From EA Over Copyright Infringement
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The past few weeks have been rough for Zynga to say the least. After their stocks took a massive nose dive, the top brass was accused of insider trading. All of this had led to an investigation and the company …

Take Back Earth In Latest Mass Effect 3 DLC Take Back Earth In Latest Mass Effect 3 DLC
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People seem to really enjoy the multi-player component in Mass Effect 3. I wouldn’t know as I still have yet to play the game, but general consensus is that it’s great fun. Free DLC packs definitely help make things more …

The Authentic Poker Experience Comes To iOS The Authentic Poker Experience Comes To iOS
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Zynga has become somewhat of a leader in the virtual Poker world with Zynga Poker for iOS. It’s still their most popular game on mobile devices so it makes sense that developers would want to replicate that success. They all …

SimCity Social Officially Launches On Facebook SimCity Social Officially Launches On Facebook
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The world of social gaming just added a behemoth to its ranks. This behemoth has a very familiar feel to it and a name that carries a ton of weight. SimCity Social is finally out and available to play on …

EA President Says EA Gaming is Going 100% Digital EA President Says EA Gaming is Going 100% Digital
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Gamers have known for years now that the transition to all-digital gaming is coming. For PC gaming, that transition has already largely taken place, with services such as Valve’s Steam, OnLive, and EA’s Origin. However seeing the future coming and …

Are You Ready To Enter The Secret World? Are You Ready To Enter The Secret World?
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While Guild Wars 2 may be hogging all of the attention in the MMO space, there is one other high-profile MMO that deserves your attention – The Secret World. The long-in-development MMO is one with lofty goals. It aims to …

EA Looking At Other Games For Premium Subscriptions EA Looking At Other Games For Premium Subscriptions
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We were hoping this wouldn’t happen when EA announced that they were launching a premium service for Battlefield 3. Then the announcement came out that EA/DICE has sold 800,000 subscribers the Battlefield 3 Premium service. Now it look as though …

Battlefield 3 To Get Week Long Double XP Event Battlefield 3 To Get Week Long Double XP Event

It looks as though EA/DICE have really found their stride when it comes to how to get people to buy and stay in their little world called Battlefield 3. Offer an absurd amount of double XP events! This time anyone …

Battlefield 3 Premium Gets 800,000 Subscribers In 2 Weeks Battlefield 3 Premium Gets 800,000 Subscribers In 2 Weeks

In news that is sure to infuriate many people and alienate even more, EA/DICE has announced that 800,000 people have signed up for their brand new Battlefield 3 Premium service. Doing some math, this means that EA/DICE has made $40 …

Sim City Social Aiming Directly For Zynga In New Video Sim City Social Aiming Directly For Zynga In New Video

The social gaming world is getting more and more cut throat as the days go by. There is no better example of this than this new video from EA titled “More City Less ‘Ville.” This is an obvious shot at …

Need For Speed Only Has One Driver Now Need For Speed Only Has One Driver Now

EA used to catch a lot of flak for putting out annual iterations of their core franchises. One could argue that people still hold the publisher in contempt for annual releases, but I would argue back that they have improved …