EA Covers Up 2013 Firemonkey Hack Attack

EA Covers Up 2013 Firemonkey Hack Attack

According to a rather savory Reddit post, EA’s Firemonkeys forums were hacked last year to reveal the names and email addresses of over 40,000 members. This is unfortunate news, but why are we just hearing about it now? If further digging by Kotaku is any indication, it’s because the event was categorized as “routine maintenance,” and was thus completely covered up by the publisher. As you can imagine, EA has […]

Fifa 15 Demo is Now Available to Download

Fifa 15 Demo is Now Available to Download

EA Sports have announced on Twitter that the demo for the upcoming Fifa 15 has been released on Xbox One and Xbox 360 today.  EA Sports also announced that the demo would arrive on PC later today and on PlayStation systems in Europe tomorrow. Stay tuned for news on details for a release in other countries. The demo will size in at 3GB and will let you play as select […]

PopCap Co-founder Leaves Company

PopCap Co-founder Leaves Company

John Vechey, one of the co-founders of PopCap has left the company after 15 years. The announcement was made on an open letter on the EA website. ‘This morning, John Vechey announced that after a great run of 15 years, he has decided to leave PopCap. John is a rare breed.  His personal vitality and true passion for fun helped to define the spirit of PopCap and the games they make.  John’s […]

EA Sports Releases New NBA Live 15 Visuals Trailer

EA Sports Releases New NBA Live 15 Visuals Trailer

EA Sports have released a new trailer for their upcoming Basketball game NBA Live 15. The trailer shows off the new graphical fidelity of the game with dunks galore. You can check out the trailer below. EA Sports stated in a press release: ‘Today fans got their first taste of NBA LIVE 15 with the release of a brand-new trailer. The video showcases new features such as enhanced player likeness and […]

EA Access library expanded with Need for Speed Rivals

EA Access library expanded with Need for Speed Rivals

EA Access, the recently launched Xbox One exclusive service, is adding more games and tools to its assets. Today, Electronic Arts revealed that Need for Speed Rivals will be added to The Vault, a selection of EA games available to subscribers who pay a measly $5 per month (or $30 yearly). The Vault previously contained Battlefield 4, Madden NFL 25, FIFA 14, and Peggle 2. Hopefully it is no coincidence […]

Activision Making An Offer To Buy Take-Two Interactive?

Activision Making An Offer To Buy Take-Two Interactive?

There are rumors flying around the gaming-sphere that Activision, the company behind the beloved/hated Call of Duty series, could possibly be making an offer to purchase Take-Two Interactive, publisher of the Grand Theft Auto series. The rumor stems from recent analyst reports. Activision To Buy Out Take-Two Interactive? According to Mike Hickey, an analyst for Benchmark, both Activision and Take-Two Interactive are attempting to integrate into the movie business. A possible factor for […]

EA Has Goal To Make $1 Billion Dollars From DLC Alone

EA Has Goal To Make $1 Billion Dollars From DLC Alone

The people over at EA has a new, ambitious goal for this year. They want to earn over 1 billion dollars from DLC and add-ons alone. EA Spokesperson John Reseburg chatted with Bloomberg, saying that the sports games that EA makes will be extremely beneficial in helping the company make their lofty goal a reality. Namely, the Madden games. The add-on revenues from this franchise alone had grown by 350% […]

Madden 15 is Here! What Say the Critics?

Madden 15 is Here! What Say the Critics?

It’s Madden Day! For some sports video game fans, it really is close to a holiday: the release of the annual edition of console gaming’s most storied franchise. Some years, the game changes very little; some years, it changes a lot. Always, it tops the bestseller lists. This year’s Madden 15 isn’t the biggest change the franchise has ever seen from the year previous, but it does make strides in […]

Titanfall is Free for 48 hours with Origin Game Time

Titanfall is Free for 48 hours with Origin Game Time

Titanfall has returned on Origin’s Game Time service due to popular demand. Titanfall is free to play for 48 hours and the timer starts once you start playing, which means the gigantic 50GB download won’t count to the game time. So don’t worry, you will have the full 48 hours to fill your multiplayer craving. The game is also on sale at 70% off, making the game £13.49 or your […]

EA Sports Crackdown on Fifa Coin Sellers

EA Sports Crackdown on Fifa Coin Sellers

EA Sports have made a post on their website declaring a new banning process for anyone caught selling or promoting the use of Fifa Ultimate Team coin selling services, botting ultimate team coins and cheating. The new banning process involves the same card system used in Football. (soccer if you are from the States). In their open letter to all Fifa players EA Sports state: “Buying coins, selling coins, or […]