All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Respawn Entertainment’

‘Titanfall’ Expedition DLC Announced, Previewed

By making Titanfall an Xbox and PC exclusive, Microsoft was betting big that the game would become the next hit multiplayer combat shooter. It is still too early to say whether that bet has paid off, but EA and developer Respawn will still be supporting Titanfall no matter what. This weekend at the PAX East conference EA officially announced the …

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Titanfall Is About To Get A Little Prettier On The PC

Titanfall is not an ugly game. It’s not exactly a pretty game either. Its use of the decade old Source engine ensures that it sits somewhere in the middle instead as a strong aesthetic makes up for its lack of cutting edge effects. Understandably, PC gamers demand more from their games though and Nvidia is helping to deliver that. Nvidia …

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‘Titanfall’ Delayed Again For Xbox 360

Since its release for Xbox One and PC one week ago Titanfall has enjoyed moderate success. Microsoft revealed this week that the game helped push active Xbox Live hours to their highest levels since the launch of the Xbox One. Whether the game will become the Call of Duty-level success story that Microsoft so badly needs is yet to be …

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Titanfall Gets The NMA Treatment

After almost a year after its initial reveal, Titanfall is finally available today on Xbox One and PC. The Xbox One version is particularly important as its being positioned as the system seller Microsoft needs right now in the face of 6 million PS4 units sold and counting. So, will Titanfall “save” the Xbox One? At this point, probably not. …

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Titanfall Ushers In Next-Generation Shooters Today

The Xbox One and PS4 launched with a number of shooters, but they were all just prettier versions of old ideas. There was nothing truly next-gen about them. That finally changes today with the release of Titanfall. You’ve been waiting for it and EA has finally delivered – Titanfall is now available in North America for the PC and Xbox …

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‘Titanfall’ Launch Trailer Released

Last week EA released its expected live-action trailer for its upcoming Titanfall. The game is positioned to draw gamers from the same pool as the Call of Duty fanbase, so it isn’t surprising that the publisher would copy Activision’s successful live-action ad strategy (though EA didn’t spring for big-name celebrities). With only days left before Titanfall launches on PC and …

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Titanfall Will Have A Season Pass, Costs $25

For a multiplayer-centric game like Titanfall, a season pass was a foregone conclusion. After all, what’s better than making gamers pay up front for content that doesn’t even exist yet? The games industry has yet to find something better so a season pass it is. Respawn Entertainment announced today that Titanfall will be getting three map packs this year after …

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Titanfall Gets The Inevitable Live-Action Ad

Titanfall is hardly realistic. The very concept is absurd really. A bunch of robot pilots duke it out on a small map and then call down giant mechs to do further battle until one team has to evacuate. It’s like the plot of an 80s cartoon, but it’s strangely compelling. It may be compelling, but it’s still an 80s cartoon. …

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Here’s That Super Expensive Titanfall Collector’s Edition

It’s becoming pretty standard to offer some kind of collector’s edition with any big name game release these days. Those collector’s editions generally only cost about $20 more over the standard edition, however, and throw in an art book and soundtrack CD. That’s not the case with Titanfall as its collector’s edition comes in at $190 over the standard edition’s …

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Xbox One Titanfall Bundle Announced, Launches March 11

Titanfall is a pretty amazing game, and it will only be available on three platforms – Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PC. If you were already eyeing an Xbox One, Microsoft has a new bundle that may just convince you to make the jump. Microsoft announced this morning that it will be releasing a limited Xbox One bundle that includes …

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Playing The Titanfall Beta This Week? Here Are Some Tips

Titanfall may be the most anticipated shooter of the year and for good reason – it’s really good. Those who have been playing the beta this weekend can attest to that fact. Now more players will be able to try it out as the Xbox One beta is now available to all while the PC beta is open to all …

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‘Titanfall’ Beta Starts on Valentine’s Day

EA and Respawn teased Titanfall fans last month by announcing the highly-anticipated shooter would be getting a beta before launch. Now, one month before the game’s release, EA has officially announced that beta will begin on Valentine’s Day. Fans can now register for the closed beta test through the Titanfall website. The test is being held for both Xbox One …

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‘Titanfall’ on Xbox 360 Delayed to March 25

Titanfall is one of the most-hyped games of 2014 so far. The game’s marketing promises it will revitalize the stale console shooter genre and bring Call of Duty-style gameplay to the latest Microsoft console. Gamers playing Titanfall on Xbox 360, however, will have to wait a few weeks to join in. EA announced this week that the Xbox 360 version …

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Titanfall-Branded Xbox One Controller Unveiled

Microsoft has locked-up EA’s Titanfall as an exclusive for Xbox consoles (and PC), and it certainly intends to go all the way with its marketing efforts in the lead-up to the game’s March 11 launch. Whether or not Titanfall actually end up being the next big console multiplayer shooter, Microsoft has made sure that the brand will be synonymous with …

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New ‘Titanfall’ Previews Reveal New Titans

Though the hype surrounding upcoming Xbox (and PC) exclusive Titanfall hasn’t seemed to match the gameplay previewed so far, developer Respawn is finally unveiling a few details just months ahead of the game’s March 11 release date. This weekend EA and Respawn used the VGX Awards to debut two new previews of Titanfall. The previews use the conceit of an …

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‘Titanfall’ Release Date, Collector’s Edition Announced

One of the most hyped games at this year’s E3 now has a release date. Titanfall will be coming to Xbox One, Xbox 360, and PC on March 11, 2014. Titanfall is the first game from Respawn Entertainment, a studio founded by the former developers of the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare series. The game is fully multiplayer, with no …

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Learn More About Titanfall’s Multiplayer [Video]

Respawn Entertainment surprised everybody at E3 with Titanfall – a futuristic multiplayer-centric shooter being developed for the Xbox 360, Xbox One and PC. The EA published game then made its way to Gamescom where it received even more praise from the press and gamers alike. While at Gamescom, EA met up with Titanfall producer Drew McCoy to talk about the …

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Titanfall’s Multiplayer Mode Previewed at Gamescom

It’s important to keep objectivity when doing these reports, but after watching that 4-plus minutes of Titanfall footage, it’s hard not to get excited and throw the detached writer approach directly out of the window. Obviously, you don’t want to come across as a fanboy or worse, a paid reviewer who’s opinion can be bought and sold; but sometimes, what …

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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 shooter, some of the new mechanics being toyed around with in the game could change the status quo for the …

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Modern Warfare Creators’ Game Rumored to be Xbox Exclusive, Always-Online

The people in charge of creating the current most successful franchise in modern gaming (the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare series) founded Respawn Entertainment in 2010. Since that time, gamers have been waiting anxiously to see what Jason West and Vince Zampella, the creators of the Modern Warfare franchise, could create with their own independent studio. The studio’s first game, …

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