Is FIFA a Rip-Off?

Is FIFA a Rip-Off?

With FIFA 16 – the 23rd mainstream title of EA’s soccer-sim series – on its way this September, we ask perhaps the biggest question the franchise faces: Is every incarnation of FIFA just a re-skinned rip-off of the previous years’ game? I know that, to a lot of gamers, the answer is a resounding yes. You know that EA might’ve advertised a whole range of nifty little updates, but have […]

Battlefield Hardline DLC “Robbery” Announced

Battlefield Hardline DLC “Robbery” Announced

These criminals don’t know when to stop. They need that big pay off. Well, anyone that wants Hardline DLC. It’s here and they keep the name simple. DLC two for Battlefield Hardline is named “Robbery”. “Robbery” features Four new maps (The Docks, Break Pointe, Museum and Precinct 7), Sqaud Heist game mode,  four new weapons, two new gadgets, two new team vehicles and new vehicle upgrades, new camo skins and vehicle paints. […]

What is Known About Mass Effect: Andromeda

What is Known About Mass Effect: Andromeda

On June 17, the Mass Effect Facebook page posted the confirmed trailer of  EA’s Mass Effect: Andromeda. With that, the comments exploded. Fans expressed their excitement at the game’s new Frostbite engine, and asked a variety of questions in lieu of what to expect. While some of the questions were vaguely answered, the page mentioned to check back in at the end of year. Guess there’s more to come, right? But, let’s go […]

Star Wars Battlefront’s Fighter Squadron Mode Teased

Star Wars Battlefront’s Fighter Squadron Mode Teased

For those wonder what the teased game mode was a couple days back, here is a little more of a tease but we see a trailer. Fighter Squadron mode was announced today. the Battlefront Twitter page  was the first to show us the teaser trailer. The official full link trailer will be released tomorrow according to the trailer. Let’s be real who hasn’t wanted to get behind a X-wings, A-wings, TIE fighters, or […]

Another New Mode Heading To EA Star Wars Battlefront 3

Another New Mode Heading To EA Star Wars Battlefront 3

EA Star Wars has posted a picture via Facebook  in regards of a brand new mode heading to Star Wars Battlefront 3. The picture only shows an iconic X-Wing which seems to hint at a mode presumably called “Fighter Squadron”. Earlier this week EA has already announced another new mode called “Blast Mode”.  Blast Mode pits teams of 10 against each other in a classic team-death match as known in […]

New “Battlefield” Confirmed For 2016

New “Battlefield” Confirmed For 2016

A new Battlefield is coming in 2016, EA’s CFO confirmed. When EA’s chief financial officer Blake Jorgensen was asked about the future of the company’s core titles by an investor, he confirmed that a new entry in the Battlefield series is coming in 2016. “What we’ve said is that our intention over the next couple of years is to have a first-person shooter as one of the core titles,” Jorgensen said. “This […]

Star Wars: Battlefront mode being revealed thursday

Star Wars: Battlefront mode being revealed thursday

EA’s Star Wars twitter account has put out a cryptic tweet announcing that a new gamemode will be revealed tomorrow for the highly-anticipated Star Wars: Battlefront. The tweet says that the new mode reveal “will be a blast” with concept art showing Rebel troopers holding off Stormtroopers (Pictured above). The image gives little away but could imply a new attack/defense mode similar to the previously-announced Walker Assault mode, or even a mode like Rush from DICE’s critically-acclaimed Battlefield Series. […]

Dragon Age: Inquisition DLC Will Be Next-Gen Exclusive

Dragon Age: Inquisition DLC Will Be Next-Gen Exclusive

Future DLC for the critically acclaimed fantasy RPG Dragon Age: Inquisition won’t be coming to the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, says BioWare through the game’s official website.  To ease the pain, a Save Importer feature was announced, allowing you to transfer your save files from the last generation of consoles to the new one, meaning you can effortlessly pick up on your adventure where you left off on another system! The […]

Are EA Games Better After A Year?

Are EA Games Better After A Year?

Author’s Note: This article is purely my opinion and is based on observations of EA games over time, but is not based in concrete fact. Discussion is welcome, especially to corroborate stories. There’s an uncanny thing about EA games that I’m not quite sure how to feel about. Games like Battlefield are notorious for being broken on launch, with intermittent issues for months that seemingly go unresolved. This was the […]

The Gamer Headlines Show EP 35: E3 2015 Special

The Gamer Headlines Show EP 35: E3 2015 Special

Welcome to The Gamer Headlines Show, a weekly podcast discussing video games, movies, comics, TV, and any other topic deemed geeky enough to be covered. Hosted by Adnan Riaz and Christopher Cortes, this week’s episode is a special one that has our hosts discussing the eight E3 2015 media briefings along with all of the announcements, surprises, and more from E3 2015! Download this episode (right click and save) The Gamer […]