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Apex Legends: 5 Changes We Want to See

Apex Legends: 5 Changes We Want to See

Apex Legends came out of nowhere last month and has soared in popularity since its surprise launch. The game has passed a staggering 50 million players worldwide, and continues to be one of the most p...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 March 2019
A Way Out Goes Gold

A Way Out Goes Gold

Gamers interested in the upcoming co-operative game A Way Out will be happy to learn that it has officially gone gold. For the unfamiliar, “going gold” means that a game’s production is completed, and...

By John Jacques on 20 March 2019
Dragon Age Director Explains Why He Left BioWare

Dragon Age Director Explains Why He Left BioWare

Dragon Age‘s creative director, Mike Laidlaw, has been with BioWare since 2003 and has recently, after 14 years, left the studio to pursue different projects. In a recent interview, Laidlaw explains w...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 20 March 2019
Apex Legends Season 1 Launch Rumor Shut Down by Respawn

Apex Legends Season 1 Launch Rumor Shut Down by Respawn

Rumors have been swirling that season 1 of Apex Legends would launch today following an update posted to EA’s Origin service on PC that revealed a bevy of information about season 1, the Battle Pass,...

By Rory Young on 19 March 2019
Apex Legends Reconnect Feature Requests Denied

Apex Legends Reconnect Feature Requests Denied

Crashes and disconnects in Apex Legends continue to be one of the battle royale’s most pressing issues, especially on PC. Respawn Entertainment, in a “check-in” post to its Reddit community, confirmed...

By Rory Young on 19 March 2019
Apex Legends Leak Reveals 10 New Characters

Apex Legends Leak Reveals 10 New Characters

Even though Apex Legends only released five weeks ago, it’s managed to attract a massive player base and generate widespread intrigue around what’s to come for the battle royale phenomenon. A series o...

By Jordan Gerblick on 19 March 2019
Anthem Details Fixes for Next Update and Beyond

Anthem Details Fixes for Next Update and Beyond

It’s no secret that the Anthem community has been growing restless waiting for new information from developer BioWare. Specifically, players want to know what fixes, improvements, and changes are comi...

By Anthony Taormina on 17 March 2019
Anthem: LVL 1 Gun Does Same Damage as Masterwork

Anthem: LVL 1 Gun Does Same Damage as Masterwork

There’s no doubt that Anthem has had its fair share of issues ever since launching at the end of February, with one of the more pressing problems involving player reports of full system crashes on PS4...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 March 2019
Anthem Loot Issues Acknowledged by BioWare

Anthem Loot Issues Acknowledged by BioWare

BioWare issued a response to a flood of criticism regarding Anthem‘s loot system following the stability and quality of life patch from March 9. In response to requests for BioWare to ramp up the qual...

By Rory Young on 15 March 2019
Simple Anthem Trick Boosts Damage for Players

Simple Anthem Trick Boosts Damage for Players

BioWare’s Anthem has been plagued by many issues since its launch, with the studio implementing multiple patches in an effort to get the game into a more stable state. As each new week passes by, howe...

By John Jacques on 15 March 2019
Anthem Almost Sold Out in Japan During Its Debut Week

Anthem Almost Sold Out in Japan During Its Debut Week

Anthem has been an interesting case since its initial launch a few weeks ago, releasing to less than stellar reviews but managing to carve out its own fan base among certain online communities. Despit...

By Cameron Corliss on 14 March 2019
EA Skipping E3 2019 Press Conference

EA Skipping E3 2019 Press Conference

While E3 2019 is still a few months away, there’s no doubt that myriad video game publishers and developers are gearing up for this year’s big event. Today, EA announced its plans for the annual expo,...

By Kyle Sledge on 14 March 2019
Apex Legends Glitch Makes Ziplining in Combat Easier

Apex Legends Glitch Makes Ziplining in Combat Easier

Sometimes, the difference between a victory and loss in battle royale games such as Respawn Entertainment’s Apex Legends is the ability to close the distance quickly. This may be the concept behind th...

By Joshua Duckworth on 13 March 2019
Apex Legends: Shroud Criticizes Wingman Nerf

Apex Legends: Shroud Criticizes Wingman Nerf

Recently, Apex Legends developer Respawn Entertainment nerfed two of the most popular guns in the increasingly popular battle royale title, with the Wingman and the Peacekeeper getting tweaks. As far...

By Joshua Duckworth on 13 March 2019
Apex Legends: New Character Octane's Abilities Leak

Apex Legends: New Character Octane's Abilities Leak

Those closely following Apex Legends news may recall a recent datamine revealing two upcoming characters by the names of Octane and Wattson. While the leak is as-yet-unconfirmed, it appears another le...

By Rory Young on 12 March 2019
Apex Legends: 15 Tips for Beginners

Apex Legends: 15 Tips for Beginners

With Apex Legends growing at a rate that could mean it surpasses Fortnite in popularity, it’s safe to say that the free-to-play battle royale shooter is consistently drawing in new players. However, e...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 March 2019
Anthem Banning Players for Loot Farming Exploits

Anthem Banning Players for Loot Farming Exploits

It appears Anthem is cracking down on exploits in its game and has begun issuing permanent bans to those who use them. This is a new precedent for a game whose focus is on PvE and is certain to cause...

By Anthony Taormina on 11 March 2019
Apex Legends: What Happens if 'Booped' by a Drop Ship

Apex Legends: What Happens if 'Booped' by a Drop Ship

One player posts their experience of what it is like to be ‘booped’ by a drop ship in Respawn Entertainment’s free-to-play battle royale game, Apex Legends.

By Rory Young on 10 March 2019
Apex Legends Twitch Prime Pack Revealed

Apex Legends Twitch Prime Pack Revealed

Apex Legends can attribute at least part of its staggering success to Twitch, where the battle royal game overtook Fortnite as the most popular game. To celebrate that success, Twitch Prime and Respaw...

By Rory Young on 07 March 2019
Apex Legends Review

Apex Legends Review

After Titanfall 2 launched between Battlefield 1 and Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, the game failed to live up to sales expectations, with some estimates putting it 6 million units short of EA’s sale...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 March 2019
Apex Legends Player Spends $500 on Loot Crates

Apex Legends Player Spends $500 on Loot Crates

In Apex Legends, there is a rarity tier known as heirloom items that have less than a 1% chance of dropping. These heirloom items all currently belong to the character Wraith and include a unique intr...

By Joshua Duckworth on 06 March 2019
BioWare Not Shutting Down Despite Anthem's Poor Reviews

BioWare Not Shutting Down Despite Anthem's Poor Reviews

It’s no secret that Anthem has had a rough launch. The game has suffered from technical issues, loot drop controversies, and potentially poor retail sales, leading some to worry that BioWare’s future...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 March 2019
Anthem is Already Being Discounted on Amazon

Anthem is Already Being Discounted on Amazon

BioWare’s lastest co-op shooter, Anthem, has been a contentious title: fans and critics alike have criticized the title for its repetitive quests, lack of polish, and a general sense that the game has...

By John Jacques on 06 March 2019
New Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order Details Coming Soon

New Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order Details Coming Soon

With the surprise announcement and launch of Apex Legends, developer Respawn Entertainment has generated a lot of buzz, but it seems the developer is set to get even more people talking. As some may k...

By Joshua Duckworth on 06 March 2019
Anthem Causing System Crashes on PS4, Sony Refunding

Anthem Causing System Crashes on PS4, Sony Refunding

There’s no doubt that Anthem has had a rocky launch period, with many of the action-RPG’s woes having led to it being one of the worst-reviewed BioWare games in the developer’s history. The title has...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 March 2019
Anthem Map Shows Chest Locations, World Events

Anthem Map Shows Chest Locations, World Events

As many Anthem players will likely attest, the in-game map for the action-RPG isn’t always the most helpful when it comes to seeking out certain items or objectives, especially since players can’t eve...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 March 2019
Apex Legends Leaks New Character Prophet

Apex Legends Leaks New Character Prophet

Apex Legends has been a smash hit for Respawn and EA so far, but the game is just getting started. In March, Respawn plans to launch the game’s first season, and it has teased future content updates,...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 March 2019
Apex Legends PC Server Issues Arise

Apex Legends PC Server Issues Arise

Apex Legends is having some PC server issues this morning. Around 5:00 am PT users on the PC platform began reporting issues logging into Respawn Entertainment‘s popular battle royale game. Not only w...

By Rory Young on 05 March 2019
Rumor: Apex Legends Adding Survival Mode

Rumor: Apex Legends Adding Survival Mode

Apex Legends is a smash hit, having passed 25 million players faster than Fortnite did, and enjoying continued success. It’s clear that Respawn plans to aggressively support it, though it’s kept much...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 March 2019
Apex Legends: Some Characters Have Smaller Hitboxes

Apex Legends: Some Characters Have Smaller Hitboxes

Apex Legends has a very unique roster of characters to choose from when diving into the popular battle royale game. However, it seems that not all characters are created equal in Apex Legends. Accordi...

By Patrick Kirk on 05 March 2019
Apex Legends Leak Reveals New Character Release Date

Apex Legends Leak Reveals New Character Release Date

Not too long ago, players sifting through the game files of Electronic Arts and Respawn Entertainment’s free-to-play battle royale title Apex Legends were able to discover that a couple of new charact...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 March 2019
Anthem Legionnaires Tomb Challenge is Souring Players

Anthem Legionnaires Tomb Challenge is Souring Players

Lucky Anthem freelancers with Origin Access Premier or EA Access are getting all that BioWare’s latest action RPG has to offer, whether it be checking out the four Javelins, playing through the game’s...

By Joshua Duckworth on 04 March 2019
Apex Legends Bans 16,000 Cheaters

Apex Legends Bans 16,000 Cheaters

Apex Legends is the latest title to hit the battle royale genre. Unsurprisingly, and similar to other games that came before it, developer Respawn Entertainment reported that the game has already been...

By Ramon Hara on 04 March 2019
Apex Legends Leak: New Character Names, Abilities

Apex Legends Leak: New Character Names, Abilities

Although plenty of players are still trying to find their main in Apex Legends, some are curious to know what new Legends (playable characters) Respawn Entertainment may add in the future. While nothi...

By Anthony Taormina on 04 March 2019
Apex Legends' Popularity Boosts Titanfall 2 Multiplayer

Apex Legends' Popularity Boosts Titanfall 2 Multiplayer

While Apex Legends has proven to be quite popular, some fans of the Titanfall franchise have expressed disappointment that Respawn has been working on a battle royale spinoff instead of Titanfall 3. H...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 March 2019
Apex Legends Battle Pass Release Date Leaked

Apex Legends Battle Pass Release Date Leaked

A source close to Respawn Entertainment and Apex Legends claims to know the release date for the battle royale game’s hotly anticipated first battle pass.

By Dalton Cooper on 03 March 2019
Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order Arriving Holiday 2019

Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order Arriving Holiday 2019

As many fans predicted, Respawn’s mysterious Star Wars game did make a minor appearance at the Electronic Arts press conference. Although there was no gameplay footage shared, Respawn did confirm the...

By Denny Connolly on 02 March 2019
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order to Debut in April

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order to Debut in April

With the rapidly increasing success of their surprise hit, Apex Legends, Respawn Entertainment surely has its hands full. Still, that doesn’t seem to be stopping the studio from diverting some focus t...

By Jordan Gerblick on 02 March 2019
Rumor: Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order Leaked Details

Rumor: Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order Leaked Details

After the launch of Titanfall 2 and then being purchased by EA, news coming from Respawn Entertainment has scarce. The studio has previously revealed that it’s working on multiple projects, with one o...

By Derek Nichols on 02 March 2019
Anthem Secretly Nerfs Item That Deals Big Damage

Anthem Secretly Nerfs Item That Deals Big Damage

It’s no secret that BioWare’s new game Anthem has issues, from long loading screens to game-breaking missions, but there actually benefit the player. Within the game, there are a few bugs that actuall...

By Anthony Taormina on 01 March 2019
Anthem Loot Drops Rates Quietly Nerfed

Anthem Loot Drops Rates Quietly Nerfed

It may just be launch weekend for Anthem, but the developer BioWare has already issued two updates for its latest looter shooter. This may not seem out of the ordinary, and some may appreciate BioWare...

By Joshua Duckworth on 01 March 2019
Anthem Nerfs Chest Farming for High Rarity Loot

Anthem Nerfs Chest Farming for High Rarity Loot

Anthem developer BioWare has pushed an update live that decreases the rarity of drops from chests. The team did so after a farming method was discovered that let players load up a high difficulty miss...

By Anthony Taormina on 01 March 2019
Anthem: How to Unlock Legendary Contracts

Anthem: How to Unlock Legendary Contracts

Anthem‘s challenging endgame offers different rarities of loot for players to chase, the most powerful being Legendary and Masterwork gear. One of the best ways to snag powerful gear is through Legend...

By Patrick Kirk on 01 March 2019
Apex Legends: When Will the L-Star Weapon Release?

Apex Legends: When Will the L-Star Weapon Release?

Recently, Apex Legends received its first new gun addition in the form of the Havoc Assault Rifle. Now, thanks to the code files for it and the L-Star LMG, we may now know when the L-Star will appear...

By Joshua Duckworth on 01 March 2019
Anthem Details Current and Upcoming Game Changes

Anthem Details Current and Upcoming Game Changes

Anthem is fully available across PC, PS4, and Xbox One as of today, but despite a robust Day 1 patch that fixed several major problems from Early Access there are still issues to address. Continuing i...

By Rory Young on 01 March 2019
Burnout Creators Reveal New Driving Game

Burnout Creators Reveal New Driving Game

Racing game franchise Burnout is one of the most beloved driving series around and fans have been eager to play more of it in recent years. Series publisher EA did release Burnout Paradise Remastered,...

By Jasmine Henry on 28 February 2019
Anthem 90-Day Roadmap Details Update Plans

Anthem 90-Day Roadmap Details Update Plans

In celebration of Anthem‘s official launch across all platforms, BioWare has released an updated 90-day roadmap detailing its plans for the 3-month post-launch period it’s calling Act 1:  Echoes of Re...

By Rory Young on 28 February 2019
NRG's Dizzy is the Apex Legends Pro to Watch

NRG's Dizzy is the Apex Legends Pro to Watch

On February 11, Coby “Dizzy” Meadows, 18, signed to the NRG esports team but was relatively unknown before, but right after, Dizzy broke the Solo kills record and won the first official tournament of...

By Joshua Duckworth on 27 February 2019
Every BioWare Game Ranked by Review Score

Every BioWare Game Ranked by Review Score

Since its inception in the mid-1990s, BioWare has produced 19 video games, ranging from poorly-received titles to some of the most critically-acclaimed games ever made.

By Dalton Cooper on 26 February 2019
Apex Legends Could Add Vehicle According to Game Files

Apex Legends Could Add Vehicle According to Game Files

One major aspect of Apex Legends is the game’s incredible room to grow, as the developer Respawn Entertainment has made it clear that it wants this new battle royale to be around in the long-term. To...

By Joshua Duckworth on 25 February 2019
Dragon Age: Inquisition Item Contest

Dragon Age: Inquisition Item Contest

Dragon Age: Inquisition has seen a few downloadable content packs post-release, mostly notable among them being the Jaws of Hakkon expansion. There’s been several new in-game items introduced exclus...

By John Jacques on 23 February 2019
Battlefield V Tides of War Customization Trailer

Battlefield V Tides of War Customization Trailer

EA and DICE have come out swinging with new Battlefield V information at GamesCom 2018. Last week, fans got a glimpse at the destructive combat awaiting them in the Destruction of Rotterdam trailer. F...

By Derek Nichols on 23 February 2019
Anthem Gameplay Livestream Planned for November

Anthem Gameplay Livestream Planned for November

A closer look at gameplay for Anthem, BioWare’s online multiplayer action RPG, may be just over a week away. Lead producer Mike Gamble posted on social media Monday morning that he and co-producer Ben...

By Rory Young on 23 February 2019
EA Apparently Not Letting BioWare Make KOTOR 3

EA Apparently Not Letting BioWare Make KOTOR 3

One of BioWare’s most beloved and critically-acclaimed games remains Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic, which was followed by a well-received sequel and an MMO that was also met with a mostly pos...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 February 2019
Apex Legends on Pace to Become Bigger than Fortnite

Apex Legends on Pace to Become Bigger than Fortnite

There’s no denying that Fortnite is one of the biggest, if not the biggest, video game that’s currently available. However, it now has a serious challenger to its throne as the top battle royale game...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 February 2019
Tester Says Anthem Connection Issues Are Much Worse

Tester Says Anthem Connection Issues Are Much Worse

It seems that just about every online game faces server woes on launch day in the current era of gaming, and Anthem‘s VIP Demo appears to be no different. The beta test had a heap of issues earlier to...

By Cameron Corliss on 23 February 2019
Kingdoms of Amalur Remaster Needs EA's Approval

Kingdoms of Amalur Remaster Needs EA's Approval

In a surprise move, the Kingdoms of Amalur IP has been bought by THQ Nordic from the now-bankrupt 38 Studios. With the reputation of THQ Nordic, many are now excited for a sequel or remaster, but the...

By Joshua Duckworth on 23 February 2019
Anthem Demo Menu Hides Retro Easter Egg

Anthem Demo Menu Hides Retro Easter Egg

The Anthem demo kicked off today with a bevy of content for most players to explore (assuming they can connect to the servers). A few players, however, are checking every nook and cranny for any hidde...

By Curt Hutson on 23 February 2019
Anthem Storytelling Will Be Discussed at PAX West

Anthem Storytelling Will Be Discussed at PAX West

In recent weeks BioWare has spent a lot of time teasing details about its upcoming game, Anthem, without giving too much away. But that will soon change, as BioWare confirms that the team will be reve...

By Ramon Hara on 23 February 2019
Anthem Releases The Game Awards Teaser Trailer

Anthem Releases The Game Awards Teaser Trailer

Anthem, BioWare’s upcoming third-person MMO shooter, has joined a growing number of announcements and video premieres to be shown during The Game Awards 2018. Today, the developer released a very shor...

By Rory Young on 22 February 2019
Apex Legends Player Sets New Solo Kill Record

Apex Legends Player Sets New Solo Kill Record

To say that Apex Legends is a big hit right now is a bit of an understatement. With Apex Legends on track to potentially be bigger than Fortnite, it’s no surprise that the game has gained quite a foll...

By Patrick Kirk on 22 February 2019
Anthem Legendary Contract, Ranger Javelin Gameplay

Anthem Legendary Contract, Ranger Javelin Gameplay

It won’t be too much longer before gamers will be able to get their hands on a copy of BioWare‘s forthcoming action-RPG, Anthem, but it looks as if the developer still has plenty of details to suss ou...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 February 2019
Anthem VIP Demo Hit With Server Capacity Issues

Anthem VIP Demo Hit With Server Capacity Issues

[Update 1: Apparently the issue is not about server capacity but something else, according to BioWare’s Casey Hudson] Turns out to not be a server capacity issue. Seems to be a different issue that d...

By Patrick Kirk on 22 February 2019
Anthem Dev Details Demo and Final Launch Differences

Anthem Dev Details Demo and Final Launch Differences

It won’t be too much longer before certain gamers looking forward to Anthem will be able to give its VIP demo a go, with the trial version of the forthcoming action-RPG shooter set to take place acros...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 February 2019
Titanfall Battle Royale Game Releasing This Week?

Titanfall Battle Royale Game Releasing This Week?

For a little over a year now, rumors have suggested that developer Respawn Entertainment is working on a new Titanfall game for release in 2019. Job listings, teases directly from the developer, and a...

By Anthony Taormina on 22 February 2019
Battlefield V is Missing Some Famous WW2 Weapons

Battlefield V is Missing Some Famous WW2 Weapons

Earlier today, Electronic Arts released a list of all the guns, melee weapons, gadgets, and vehicles that will be included in the upcoming Battlefield V at launch. While the list is impressive and fai...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 February 2019
Battlefield V 'Gold Rush' Xbox One X Announced

Battlefield V 'Gold Rush' Xbox One X Announced

There’s no doubt that plenty of first-person shooter fans are looking forward to getting to try out Battlefield V during its open beta to see what kind of changes Electronic Arts and DICE have made si...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 February 2019
Anthem Devs Answer Questions About Game Length

Anthem Devs Answer Questions About Game Length

With Anthem only a couple months away, BioWare is letting fans in on some more details about how the upcoming sci-fi shooter will work. While some members of the development team have discussed featur...

By Patrick Kirk on 22 February 2019
EA Has Made Billions in Microtransactions

EA Has Made Billions in Microtransactions

Despite the major backlash Electronic Arts received with the inclusion of pay-to-win microtransactions in Star Wars: Battlefront 2, recent reports indicate that the publisher has raked in over $1 bill...

By Caleb Wilmoth on 22 February 2019
EA Motive Studio Head Jade Raymond Leaves Company

EA Motive Studio Head Jade Raymond Leaves Company

Electronic Arts announced Monday morning that Jade Raymond, the studio head of Motive Studios, has left the company. Jade Raymond has led Motive Studios since its formation in 2015. The Montreal-based...

By Rory Young on 22 February 2019
Anthem Livestream Shows Off Javelin Customization

Anthem Livestream Shows Off Javelin Customization

With many highly anticipated games now available on store shelves, gamers have begun looking to the next wave of titles coming in early 2019. One of the bigger names on that list is BioWare’s open wor...

By Derek Nichols on 22 February 2019
Anthem Map Size Unofficially Revealed

Anthem Map Size Unofficially Revealed

One of the most anticipated elements of Anthem is the ability to freely explore the open world while searching for rare loot. However, BioWare has yet to officially unveil the true size of the in-game...

By Patrick Kirk on 22 February 2019
Anthem: All Content Will Have Matchmaking

Anthem: All Content Will Have Matchmaking

Heading into E3 2018, details about Anthem were few and far between. After a few days of press conferences, hands-on demos, and Twitter Q&As; that’s definitely no longer the case. Yesterday, Anthe...

By Denny Connolly on 22 February 2019
Anthem Javelin Class Damage Chart Breakdown

Anthem Javelin Class Damage Chart Breakdown

As Anthem gets closer and closer to release, fans are pouring over all the developer commentary and videos to get the best understanding of BioWare’s highly anticipated title possible leading up to la...

By Patrick Kirk on 22 February 2019
Anthem Closed Alpha Dates Revealed

Anthem Closed Alpha Dates Revealed

Information on the closed Alpha for Anthem were made available today, along with dates it is running and how players can get in. EA and BioWare are calling for players to try their high profile MMO sh...

By Curt Hutson on 22 February 2019
Anthem Pre-Order Bonus Revealed for GameStop

Anthem Pre-Order Bonus Revealed for GameStop

Almost everyone can agree that the best part of a pre-order isn’t the ability to reserve the game, it’s the bonuses that are meant to entice you into doing so. Some are standard with all pre-orders, w...

By Curt Hutson on 22 February 2019
Madden Shooting Site Was in Dispute with City

Madden Shooting Site Was in Dispute with City

Yesterday, a gunman named David Katz opened fire at a Madden NFL 19 tournament held at the Jacksonville Landing’s GLHF Game Bar in Jacksonville, Florida. The shooting resulted in the injury of at leas...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 February 2019
Anthem Demo Won't Let Players Carry Progress Over

Anthem Demo Won't Let Players Carry Progress Over

Michael Gamble, the lead producer for Anthem, recently shed some light on both the game and the upcoming demos on Twitter, including what can be carried from the demo and into the release version of t...

By Oliver VanDervoort on 22 February 2019
BioWare's Anthem Reaches Alpha Phase

BioWare's Anthem Reaches Alpha Phase

As many attendees of E3 2018 would likely agree, BioWare’s Anthem managed to stand out among the sea of projects on display at the event to become one of the best games at this year’s annual trade sho...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 February 2019
Anthem Releases Official Day 1 Patch Notes

Anthem Releases Official Day 1 Patch Notes

There are already Freelancers exploring the world of Anthem thanks to Early Access, but there are still plenty waiting for their chance to see how the game matches up to the other multiplayer action r...

By Curt Hutson on 22 February 2019
Anthem: How to Solve the Triple Threat Barrier Puzzle

Anthem: How to Solve the Triple Threat Barrier Puzzle

It’s no major secret that Anthem‘s VIP Demo weekend has had an incredibly rocky start, with there not only being a bunch of known issues preventing many from playing, but also multiple bugs and glitch...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 February 2019
Anthem Masterwork and Legendary Loot Farm Discovered

Anthem Masterwork and Legendary Loot Farm Discovered

Anthem has only been available in early access for less than a week and already players are looking for good sources of farming loot. Thus far, several worthy loot farming candidates have emerged, but...

By Anthony Taormina on 22 February 2019
Apex Legends: How to Disable Caustic's Gas Traps

Apex Legends: How to Disable Caustic's Gas Traps

In Apex Legends, the Legend known as Caustic has a powerful Nox Gas Trap special ability that allows those playing as him to lock down an area and to see any players caught in the gas trap. Playing ag...

By Weston Albert on 22 February 2019
Anthem: How to Craft Masterwork Weapons

Anthem: How to Craft Masterwork Weapons

Anthem is now available to players who subscribe to Origin Access Premier, so it’s safe to presume that there are a decent amount of Freelancers who are currently seeking some solid guns to improve th...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 February 2019
Apex Legends May Add Big Team Battles

Apex Legends May Add Big Team Battles

Although Apex Legends is only in its early infancy, players are still curious as to what’s next for the battle royale game. Developer Respawn Entertainment has teased that it has big plans for the gam...

By Anthony Taormina on 22 February 2019
Anthem Player Pokes Fun At Long Load Times

Anthem Player Pokes Fun At Long Load Times

For nearly as long as there have been games, there have been long load times. As games have gotten bigger and more complex, load times have increased, resulting in quite a bit of downtime while polygo...

By Cameron Corliss on 22 February 2019
Apex Legends: How to Heal While Bunny Hopping

Apex Legends: How to Heal While Bunny Hopping

In Apex Legends, players are often faced with the choice to heal or flee, with the former slowing down the player so much that the latter is not an option. There are also options to be revived by othe...

By Joshua Duckworth on 22 February 2019
Anthem 'Conviction' Short Film Released

Anthem 'Conviction' Short Film Released

Anthem‘s Early Access is just a day away, so BioWare has helped put together something special for fans to celebrate. Today director Neill Blomkamp released his live-action short film “Conviction”, an...

By Rory Young on 22 February 2019
Apex Legends: How to Get Valentine's Day Items

Apex Legends: How to Get Valentine's Day Items

The newly released battle royale game Apex Legends got its first piece of holiday-themed content last week in the form of three Valentine’s Day items. Those items are a badge, weapon skin, and banner...

By Weston Albert on 22 February 2019
Anthem Roadmap Reveals 'Echoes of Reality' Story Act

Anthem Roadmap Reveals 'Echoes of Reality' Story Act

BioWare has delivered its post-launch roadmap for Anthem, detailing plans for the online multiplayer shooter’s future. The roadmap was being held back until BioWare shared more information on Anthem‘s...

By Rory Young on 22 February 2019
Anthem Xbox One S Bundle Revealed

Anthem Xbox One S Bundle Revealed

Not too long ago, BioWare announced that Anthem‘s public demo exceeded the studio’s expectations, with the developer going on to state that it received an “overwhelmingly positive” response from the c...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 February 2019
Anthem Trailer Breaks Down Endgame

Anthem Trailer Breaks Down Endgame

BioWare’s sci-fi online multiplayer game Anthem is less than two weeks away from Early Access but up until now, the developer has kept quiet regarding the endgame. Today that changed with the release...

By Rory Young on 22 February 2019
Anthem Public Demo Exceeds BioWare's Expectations

Anthem Public Demo Exceeds BioWare's Expectations

This past weekend, the demo for BioWare’s upcoming title Anthem was released to everyone, and it seems that the studio is quite pleased with how the public preview turned out. In a recent blog post pu...

By Ramon Hara on 22 February 2019
Disney Has No Intentions of Publishing Star Wars Games

Disney Has No Intentions of Publishing Star Wars Games

Since 2013 when EA signed a 10-year deal with Disney for the license to publish Star Wars games, the experience for fans has been a bit of a rollercoaster. While the first Battlefront released with su...

By Weston Albert on 22 February 2019
More Titanfall Battle Royale Game Details Surface

More Titanfall Battle Royale Game Details Surface

This weekend started with an alleged leak that Titanfall developer Respawn Entertainment and its publisher EA are set to announce a new Titanfall battle royale game this weekend with a release of the...

By Weston Albert on 22 February 2019
Shooter at Madden Tournament Was Participant

Shooter at Madden Tournament Was Participant

Yesterday, a young man opened fire into the GLHF Game Bar located at the Jacksonville Landing of Jacksonville, Florida during a Madden NFL 19 tournament. The Jacksonville Police department has since a...

By Joshua Duckworth on 22 February 2019
Anthem Dev Confirms No Season Pass: 'Just Get The Game'

Anthem Dev Confirms No Season Pass: 'Just Get The Game'

In a gaming landscape where Season or Annual Passes and paid DLC have become the norm to enjoy a game’s post-launch content, a developer behind BioWare’s Anthem says, “Just get the game.” While BioWar...

By Weston Albert on 22 February 2019
Anthem Initially Considered Being Free-to-Play

Anthem Initially Considered Being Free-to-Play

It won’t be too much longer before Anthem officially launches this month, and in order to give players a better idea of what’s to come in the full release, Electronic Arts and BioWare have provided an...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 February 2019
Rogue One Writer Comments on Canceled Star Wars Game

Rogue One Writer Comments on Canceled Star Wars Game

This past week, EA decided to cancel its second Star Wars game in less than two years, with EA Vancouver’s open-world project, codenamed Orca, bringing development to a full stop. This follows a simil...

By Christopher Schummer on 22 February 2019
Apex Legends Crosses 25 Million Player Mark

Apex Legends Crosses 25 Million Player Mark

It has only been one week since the simultaneous announcement and release of the new, popular contender in the battle royale space, Respawn Entertainment’s Apex Legends. It appears that Apex Legends i...

By Weston Albert on 22 February 2019
Anthem: How to Farm Chests

Anthem: How to Farm Chests

In Anthem, the endgame is all about loot. First comes kitting out a Javelin in purple Epic-Quality items. Then comes jumping the divide from purples to orange Masterwork-quality and yellow Legendary-q...

By Rory Young on 22 February 2019
Anthem Details A Massive Day One Patch

Anthem Details A Massive Day One Patch

BioWare’s newest IP, Anthem, is currently available in Early Access for players who are Origin Access users on PC, and for Xbox One players who are also part of the EA Access service. With players fin...

By Derek Nichols on 22 February 2019
Apex Legends: How to Play All Eight Characters

Apex Legends: How to Play All Eight Characters

Apex Legends, the free-to-play battle royale game set in the Titanfall universe, came out of nowhere, and has launched to critical acclaim, earning millions of players in the process. And while Apex L...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 February 2019
Apex Legends: How to Unlock Wraith's Knife

Apex Legends: How to Unlock Wraith's Knife

Apex Legends is a free-to-play game, and it aims to make its money primarily through microtransactions. More specifically, Apex Legends uses the controversial loot box system to make its cash, locking...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 February 2019
Ninja Wins First Big Apex Legends Tournament by 1 Point

Ninja Wins First Big Apex Legends Tournament by 1 Point

The first big Apex Legends tournament event is now concluded. The Twitch Rivals Apex Legends Challenge featured 16 teams of Twitch streamers and competitive esports professionals indirectly battling i...

By Rory Young on 20 February 2019
Fortnite Fan Creates Hilarious Fortnite-Apex Mockup

Fortnite Fan Creates Hilarious Fortnite-Apex Mockup

Without a doubt, Fortnite has been the uncontested king of the battle royale genre in terms of popularity, Twitch streamers, and player base, but the recently released Apex Legends may give it a run f...

By Joshua Duckworth on 20 February 2019
Apex Legends: Interesting Facts About the Legends

Apex Legends: Interesting Facts About the Legends

Much of Apex Legends’ lore comes from character bios posted online by Electronic Arts, which reveal some interesting facts about every playable character in the game.

By Dalton Cooper on 20 February 2019
Apex Legends Leak Reveals Two New Weapons

Apex Legends Leak Reveals Two New Weapons

Dataminers have discovered two new weapons in the game files of Apex Legends, including their names and stats, which are likely to appear in the game in the near future along with some new characters...

By Weston Albert on 19 February 2019
Anthem: Where to Find Ember

Anthem: Where to Find Ember

Depending on your console of choice, the world of Anthem is open and ready to be explored. One of the first things that will become clear is the importance of Ember, a rare ingredient for crafting. Wh...

By Curt Hutson on 18 February 2019
Apex Legends: How Legendary Gear and Weapons Work

Apex Legends: How Legendary Gear and Weapons Work

In Apex Legends, loot is the difference between life and death. The game’s tagline reads, “If they kill you, they’re better. If you kill them, you’re better,” but it could just as easily read, “If the...

By Rory Young on 18 February 2019
Anthem: How to Claim Pre-Order and Legion of Dawn Items

Anthem: How to Claim Pre-Order and Legion of Dawn Items

Anthem is now available in Early Access for Origin Access Premier and EA Access subscribers on PC and Xbox One. All progress from here on will be retained through the game’s official launch date on Fe...

By Rory Young on 18 February 2019
Anthem Won't Let Players Customize Their Pilot

Anthem Won't Let Players Customize Their Pilot

Those hoping Anthem would offer a robust character creation system are out of luck, as the game’s developer BioWare says that players will choose from a pre-generated list of heads for their human ava...

By Weston Albert on 17 February 2019
Apex Legends: Where to Get the Best Loot

Apex Legends: Where to Get the Best Loot

In Apex Legends, getting good loot is massively important to where a team places during a match of the battle royale game. Powerful weapons, armor, and medkits can all spell the difference between win...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 February 2019
Anthem Microtransaction Shard Prices Revealed

Anthem Microtransaction Shard Prices Revealed

Previously, Anthem developer BioWare detailed how the game’s microtransactions would work by revealing an in-game premium currency Shards. It’s worth highlighting that these Shards cannot be used to p...

By Joshua Duckworth on 17 February 2019
Apex Legends: Where to Find Loch Ness Monster Plush

Apex Legends: Where to Find Loch Ness Monster Plush

When playing Apex Legends, players will want to pay attention to the kill feed, as it’s the source of valuable information, like recent kills or if someone was just downed instead of killed. However,...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 February 2019
Respawn Wants Apex Legends to Be 10-Year Game

Respawn Wants Apex Legends to Be 10-Year Game

Even though Apex Legends just recently released to the surprise of many, the game has picked up considerable steam. The game is frequently at the top of the Twitch directory and it had 10 million tota...

By Weston Albert on 17 February 2019
Apex Legends Could Get New Maps, Says Respawn CEO

Apex Legends Could Get New Maps, Says Respawn CEO

Not too long ago, Respawn Entertainment design director Mackey McCandlish explained that the studio hoped to make the recently released battle royale title Apex Legends have so much longevity that it...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 February 2019
Apex Legends Character Was Designed for Titanfall

Apex Legends Character Was Designed for Titanfall

Game development is strange. A lot of time and energy goes into creating concepts and models that have a pretty high chance of being cut during development. Because of this, it makes sense that develo...

By Cameron Corliss on 17 February 2019
One-Armed Veteran Marine Wins Game of Apex Legends

One-Armed Veteran Marine Wins Game of Apex Legends

Winning a match of Apex Legends is no easy task. The battle royale release‘s fast-paced action, small map, and loot scarcity means players are thrown into firefight after firefight from start to finis...

By Rory Young on 17 February 2019
District 9 Director to Release Anthem Short Film

District 9 Director to Release Anthem Short Film

It won’t be too much longer until fans of the forthcoming action-RPG Anthem will be able to get their hands on the game, as it’s set to release across multiple platforms in just a little more than a w...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 February 2019
Apex Legends: How to Unlock Heirloom Cosmetics

Apex Legends: How to Unlock Heirloom Cosmetics

Apex Legends is rich with unlockable cosmetic items, an array of character skins, weapon skins, banner flourishes, quips, and more. Cosmetics can be acquired through randomized loot box Apex Packs, a...

By Rory Young on 17 February 2019
Mass Effect is 'Not Done', Says BioWare

Mass Effect is 'Not Done', Says BioWare

It’s no major secret that Mass Effect: Andromeda encountered a rocky launch and failed to maintain a solid amount of interest from its player base, which subsequently led to the science fiction series...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 February 2019
Apex Legends Players on Xbox One Are At Disadvantage

Apex Legends Players on Xbox One Are At Disadvantage

Apex Legends has only been out for a few days, but already there has been talk about cross-play, which would allow gamers on PC, PS4, and Xbox One to all play the game together. However, one potential...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 February 2019
Anthem Runs Better on PS4 Pro Than Xbox One X

Anthem Runs Better on PS4 Pro Than Xbox One X

With only a few weeks left until the launch of Anthem, developer BioWare is hard at work putting the finishing touches on its loot-based shooter. Players, on the other hand, are enjoying their first t...

By Anthony Taormina on 17 February 2019
Anthem Demo Introduces 'The Storm' Event

Anthem Demo Introduces 'The Storm' Event

The Anthem demo’s apocalyptic in-game event “The Storm” has begun, at least for some players. BioWare has been hinting that Anthem‘s short open demo would wrap up with something special for several da...

By Rory Young on 17 February 2019
Anthem: Which Javelin Will Best Suit You

Anthem: Which Javelin Will Best Suit You

report this adWhen players weren’t being hung up by the infinite load screen issue during Anthem‘s VIP and open demo periods, BioWare supplied gamers with a decent amo...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 February 2019
Apex Legends Team Plans to Add Cross-Play

Apex Legends Team Plans to Add Cross-Play

report this adYesterday, Titanfall developer Respawn Entertainment surprise-launched the free to play battle royale Apex Legends. The game has been praised for several...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 February 2019
Apex Legends Has Overwatch Easter Egg

Apex Legends Has Overwatch Easter Egg

report this adOne of the ways the free-to-play battle royale game Apex Legends has been able to stand out when compared to other battle royale games on the market is t...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 February 2019
Rumor: Apex Legends Ranked Mode Leaked

Rumor: Apex Legends Ranked Mode Leaked

report this adAlthough Apex Legends seemingly dropped out of nowhere into one of the most monopolized gaming genres to date, Respawn’s free-to-play title has instantly...

By Caleb Wilmoth on 15 February 2019
Apex Legends Could Be Adding Solo and Duos

Apex Legends Could Be Adding Solo and Duos

report this adApex Legends came out of nowhere, but has been quickly embraced by the gaming community, gaining over 10 million players worldwide since launch. While th...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 February 2019
Apex Legends Features Tribute to Developer's Pet

Apex Legends Features Tribute to Developer's Pet

report this adWhen Apex Legends players stumbled onto a small shrine hidden away in a corner of the Market area of the battle royale game’s map, it was clear this wasn...

By Rory Young on 14 February 2019
Apex Legends Experiencing Connection Issues

Apex Legends Experiencing Connection Issues

report this adElectronic Arts and Respawn Entertainment’s new battle royale game Apex Legends is experiencing connection issues on both consoles and PC. Respawn has be...

By Anthony Taormina on 14 February 2019
Apex Legends Team Traps Whole Squad in a Room

Apex Legends Team Traps Whole Squad in a Room

report this adAlthough Apex Legends is only a few days old, players of Respawn Entertainment’s battle royale game are finding clever ways to work within its sandbox. E...

By Anthony Taormina on 14 February 2019
Anthem's Trophy and Achievement Lists Revealed

Anthem's Trophy and Achievement Lists Revealed

report this adFollowing both their VIP and Open Demos the past couple of weekends, EA and BioWare look primed and ready for the upcoming release of Anthem. Though the...

By Christopher Schummer on 14 February 2019
EA to Consider Making More of its Games Cross-Play

EA to Consider Making More of its Games Cross-Play

report this adEarlier this week, Apex Legends developer Respawn Entertainment delighted fans by confirming that it is looking into enabling cross-play in the new battl...

By Jasmine Henry on 14 February 2019
Anthem Hands-On Preview

Anthem Hands-On Preview

report this adEven though there’s just several weeks left to go before Anthem officially releases to the public, there’s a good chance that many players may not know j...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 February 2019
Apex Legends: How Long to Unlock Caustic or Mirage

Apex Legends: How Long to Unlock Caustic or Mirage

report this adIn the latest battle royale game to hit the playing field, Apex Legends, players get to choose from eight different legends. That said, two of them are l...

By Joshua Duckworth on 12 February 2019
Anthem Dev Talks ‘Infinite Load’ Issue Before Open Demo

Anthem Dev Talks ‘Infinite Load’ Issue Before Open Demo

report this adAs most people who took part in Anthem‘s VIP demo last weekend will attest, there were a fair share of issues that occurred and kept many from taking par...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 February 2019
Every Feature Anthem Could Add After Launch

Every Feature Anthem Could Add After Launch

report this adWithout a doubt, Anthem hopefuls have been bombarding the developer BioWare with tons of questions for some time now, with the developers recently confir...

By Joshua Duckworth on 12 February 2019
Anthem Executive Producer Explains the Game’s Namesake

Anthem Executive Producer Explains the Game’s Namesake

report this adThroughout the annals of video game history, the medium has been populated with myriad products that have titles which can provoke interest and resonate...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 February 2019
Apex Legends: How to Get Crafting Metals

Apex Legends: How to Get Crafting Metals

report this adApex Legends, the recently released free-to-play battle royale game set in the Titanfall universe, really came out of nowhere. The game hit PC, PS4, and...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 February 2019
Apex Legends Originally Had Titans and Wall Running

Apex Legends Originally Had Titans and Wall Running

report this ad Apex Legends has been touted as a Titanfall battle royale game, the experience lacks some of the series’ core features like wall running and mech battle...

By Joshua Duckworth on 08 February 2019
Respawn Says Apex Legends Was Studio's Idea, Not EA's

Respawn Says Apex Legends Was Studio's Idea, Not EA's

It is fairly common in today’s gaming industry to hear stories about mega-publishers like EA and Act...

By Weston Albert on 07 February 2019
EA Files Trademark for Jade Empire

EA Files Trademark for Jade Empire

report this adSeveral months ago, Microsoft announced eight original Xbox games would be included in its Xbox One backward compatibility list on April 17, 2018, with o...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 February 2019
EA Gives Up Selling FIFA Points In Belgium

EA Gives Up Selling FIFA Points In Belgium

report this adElectronic Arts has joined the ranks of companies pulling out of Belgium after the country declared loot boxes in video games as illegal gambling. The co...

By John Jacques on 06 February 2019
Interview with Anthem Executive Producer Mark Darrah

Interview with Anthem Executive Producer Mark Darrah

report this adLast week, we here at Game Rant were given the opportunity to go hands on with a preview of BioWare’s forthcoming action-RPG Anthem during a press event...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 February 2019
Anthem Loot Economy is Different in the Demo

Anthem Loot Economy is Different in the Demo

report this adAt the end of last week, Anthem Executive Producer Mark Darrah took to Twitter to outline the ways that the game’s upcoming demo will differ from its fin...

By William Parks on 31 January 2019
Anthem VIP Demo Players Get All Javelins in Public Demo

Anthem VIP Demo Players Get All Javelins in Public Demo

report this adSaying that Anthem had a pretty rough VIP demo is perhaps a bit of an understatement. From infinite loading screens to maxed out servers, the demo left a...

By Patrick Kirk on 31 January 2019
Anthem Demo Update Discusses Infinite Load Problem

Anthem Demo Update Discusses Infinite Load Problem

report this adAnthem‘s VIP Demo is live this weekend and a number of issues have plagued the demo since it went live on Friday. One of those issues is an infinite load...

By Weston Albert on 31 January 2019
Anthem Adds 16-player Social Hub

Anthem Adds 16-player Social Hub

report this adThe Anthem VIP Demo is right around the corner, and the game just went gold, but developer BioWare is still letting details drop about the upcoming game....

By Weston Albert on 31 January 2019
Anthem Executive Producer Details How PvP Could Work

Anthem Executive Producer Details How PvP Could Work

report this adSeveral months ago, Anthem Executive Producer Mark Darrah declared why there will be no PvP in the forthcoming action-RPG at launch. Since then, though,...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 January 2019
Anthem: How Early Can You Pre-Load the Demo

Anthem: How Early Can You Pre-Load the Demo

With a little over a week until the launch of the Anthem VIP demo, potential fans are anxiously anti...

By Anthony Taormina on 20 January 2019
EA Remains 'Committed' to Star Wars

EA Remains 'Committed' to Star Wars

report this adDespite Star Wars being one of the most adored franchises in all of pop culture, many Star Wars fans feel let down by EA and its contract with Disney. Al...

By Caleb Wilmoth on 20 January 2019
Anthem Story, Progression, and Customization Trailer

Anthem Story, Progression, and Customization Trailer

Anthem has reached its final stretch of development before it launches in late February. Between now...

By Rory Young on 19 January 2019
Anthem Gameplay Details Fort Tarsis, NPCs, and More

Anthem Gameplay Details Fort Tarsis, NPCs, and More

report this adAnthem‘s release date is fast approaching, and it looks as if BioWare is attempting to provide potential players with as much information as possible abo...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 January 2019
Anthem Dev Reconfirms Matchmaking for All Activities

Anthem Dev Reconfirms Matchmaking for All Activities

Not too long ago, BioWare producer Michael Gamble revealed how Anthem fans can redeem the game’s demo code and how early players will be able to pre-load the file ahea...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 January 2019
Anthem Gameplay Showcases High Level Side Quest

Anthem Gameplay Showcases High Level Side Quest

Just a couple of days ago, BioWare chose to give its fans looking forward to Anthem a better idea of what they should expect out of their visits to Fort Tarsis, by rel...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 January 2019
Anthem Producer Explains Why Game Won't Have Loot Boxes

Anthem Producer Explains Why Game Won't Have Loot Boxes

report this adBioWare’s upcoming sci-fi RPG Anthem is one of the first EA games to release following the controversy surrounding Star Wars Battlefront 2‘s loot boxes,...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 January 2019
Anthem Missions Will Keep Multiplayer Groups Tethered

Anthem Missions Will Keep Multiplayer Groups Tethered

report this adEA’s newest IP, Anthem, is quickly nearing its launch date and the development team at BioWare continues to answers burning questions that fans have thro...

By Derek Nichols on 18 January 2019
New Details Surface for Cancelled Star Wars Game

New Details Surface for Cancelled Star Wars Game

report this adLate in 2017, around the same time Star Wars Battlefront 2 released and caused a lot of controversy due to the introduction of loot boxes in its multipla...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 18 January 2019
Open-World Star Wars Game Cancelled By EA

Open-World Star Wars Game Cancelled By EA

report this adIn October 2017, Visceral Games was shut down by publisher Electronic Arts, which at the time was working on an unannounced single-player Star Wars game....

By Christopher Schummer on 18 January 2019
Anthem Was in Development Before Destiny Released

Anthem Was in Development Before Destiny Released

report this adBy the time Anthem was officially revealed to the public, Destiny was already a household name. Upon seeing these futuristic-looking, armored Javelins je...

By Curt Hutson on 18 January 2019
Anthem CES 2019 Trailer and PC System Requirements

Anthem CES 2019 Trailer and PC System Requirements

report this ad2019’s Consumer Electronics Show keynotes began Sunday with Nvidia’s event taking the spotlight. BioWare made the most of the opportunity by debuting the...

By Rory Young on 10 January 2019
BioWare Tells How Far Players Can Level in Anthem Demo

BioWare Tells How Far Players Can Level in Anthem Demo

report this adIn a few weeks’ time, BioWare fans and Anthem hopefuls will be able to dive into the VIP and open demos. Those who pre-order the online-only multiplayer...

By Joshua Duckworth on 04 January 2019
How Anthem Loot Rarity Works

How Anthem Loot Rarity Works

report this adThanks to some recent developer live streams from Bioware, prospective Anthem fans now have a better idea as to how Bioware is handling the loot system i...

By Patrick Kirk on 31 December 2018
A Way Out Lets Friends Play Co-Op for Free

A Way Out Lets Friends Play Co-Op for Free

report this adFollowing an expletive-laced introduction at The Game Awards 2017, writer, director, and Hazelight Studios founder, Josef Fares, officially unveiled a fr...

By Kyle Sledge on 29 December 2018
BioWare: Anthem Won't Be As Rewarding in Single Player

BioWare: Anthem Won't Be As Rewarding in Single Player

report this adEven though Mass Effect Andromeda failed to live up to expectations, it’s still safe to say that the upcoming Anthem stands as one of 2019’s most anticip...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 December 2018
Anthem Game Director Explains Upcoming Alpha Test

Anthem Game Director Explains Upcoming Alpha Test

report this adStarting tomorrow, Anthem is going to have its very first closed alpha test. Invitations went out beginning on Thursday based on a first come, first serv...

By Rory Young on 25 December 2018
Anthem Trailer Details the Legion of Dawn

Anthem Trailer Details the Legion of Dawn

report this adNot long ago, Anthem hopefuls received some new story information in its Game Awards 2018 trailer. This included lore on the Anthem, details about the co...

By Joshua Duckworth on 23 December 2018
Battlefield V Getting Original TTK Restored

Battlefield V Getting Original TTK Restored

report this adChanges to Battlefield V‘s health pools that were meant to help new players in the game has been met with a severe backlash from the established communit...

By Oliver VanDervoort on 20 December 2018
Battlefield V Review

Battlefield V Review

With the Star Wars Battlefront 2 loot box controversy still fresh in the minds of many gamers, it’s...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 December 2018
EA Director Fired for Inappropriate Remarks

EA Director Fired for Inappropriate Remarks

report this adLately, toxicity in the video game industry is an issue that gaming companies are trying to address and resolve on all levels. Recently, senior director ...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 11 December 2018
Anthem May Add Cross-Play After Launch

Anthem May Add Cross-Play After Launch

report this adTalk of universal cross-play across all platforms and live “games as a service” have been two of the biggest topics discussed in games as of late. With h...

By Christopher Schummer on 03 December 2018
Anthem: How to Sign Up for the Alpha Test

Anthem: How to Sign Up for the Alpha Test

report this adHaving already been compared to Destiny by many, EA and its fans have high hopes for Anthem. The social, quest-centered game was orginially set to releas...

By Caleb Wilmoth on 01 December 2018
Battlefield V to Receive Time to Kill Changes

Battlefield V to Receive Time to Kill Changes

With Battlefield V now in full release, players are voicing concerns about the speed at which kills...

By William Parks on 28 November 2018
Command and Conquer Remasters in the Works

Command and Conquer Remasters in the Works

Electronic Arts is making good on its promise to revisit the original Command & Conquer games, a...

By Rory Young on 18 November 2018
Anthem Shows Off Mass Effect Themed Javelin Design

Anthem Shows Off Mass Effect Themed Javelin Design

report this adAs many BioWare fans know, November 7 (N7) is a special “holiday” tied in with the beloved Mass Effect franchise. Even if the latest entry left a sour ta...

By Joshua Duckworth on 14 November 2018
Anthem Gives Players Individual Loot Drops for Missions

Anthem Gives Players Individual Loot Drops for Missions

report this adAs the weeks and months press on to Anthem‘s release, BioWare and Electronic Arts continue to prime potential players with plenty of information about wh...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 November 2018
Anthem Shows Off Every Javelin Ultimate and Ability

Anthem Shows Off Every Javelin Ultimate and Ability

report this adAs Anthem‘srelease date slowly approaches, BioWare and EA continue to reveal more and more about their upcoming open-world shooter. Earlier in the week,...

By Derek Nichols on 06 November 2018
Battlefield V Won't Offer Map Voting at Launch

Battlefield V Won't Offer Map Voting at Launch

report this adEA and EA DICE’s Battlefield V is fast approaching and set to release later this month. While the newest adaptation of the FPS series into World War II h...

By Christopher Schummer on 06 November 2018
Anthem Gameplay Video Shows Storm Javelin Combat

Anthem Gameplay Video Shows Storm Javelin Combat

report this adSeveral weeks ago, Anthem director Jonathan Warner stated that BioWare being able to focus on gameplay first with the forthcoming action-RPG has been a “...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 November 2018
Titanfall 3 Could Release in 2019

Titanfall 3 Could Release in 2019

report this adFans of Respawn Entertainment’s Titanfall series have been hungry for a new game for a very long time now. Although 2016’s Titanfall 2 didn’t sell as wel...

By Michael Beckwith on 03 November 2018
Star Wars: Battlefront 2 Getting Two New Female Heroes?

Star Wars: Battlefront 2 Getting Two New Female Heroes?

Despite the loss of fans and backlash that ensued when DICE released Star Wars: Battlefront 2 with game-changing loot boxes, some fans have remained loyal to the serie...

By Caleb Wilmoth on 03 November 2018
Battlefield V’s Battle Royale Mode Coming in Early 2019

Battlefield V’s Battle Royale Mode Coming in Early 2019

report this adAbout a couple of months ago, the developer DICE and publisher Electronic Arts relayed a good deal of gameplay details about what players ought to expect...

By Kyle Sledge on 29 October 2018
Battlefield V Giving Two Free Items for Players

Battlefield V Giving Two Free Items for Players

report this adThe highly anticipated Battlefield 5 was originally supposed to be released this week on October 19th, but the game was recently delayed to November 20....

By Janine Engelbrecht on 23 October 2018
AC Odyssey Mocks EA Over Battlefront 2 Loot Boxes

AC Odyssey Mocks EA Over Battlefront 2 Loot Boxes

Last year, Star Wars Battlefront 2 was the center of a huge controversy regarding the loot box busin...

By Jasmine Henry on 14 October 2018
Anthem Director Calls Gameplay-First Focus ‘Refreshing’

Anthem Director Calls Gameplay-First Focus ‘Refreshing’

As many BioWare fans will likely attest, one of the main reasons as to why they enjoy the developer’...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 October 2018
Every Battlefield V Multiplayer Map at Launch

Every Battlefield V Multiplayer Map at Launch

report this adEarlier this week, EA and DICE revealed a brand new trailer for Battlefield V‘s game modes. One of the biggest reveals is that the game will include eigh...

By Jasmine Henry on 05 October 2018
Anthem Will Not Offer Loot Trading

Anthem Will Not Offer Loot Trading

report this adWhen it comes to players getting the loot they want in Anthem, it appears that they will have to hope for the best. The title will not offer players the...

By Curt Hutson on 02 October 2018
How to Play BioWare's Anthem Early

How to Play BioWare's Anthem Early

report this adBioWare sci-fi RPG Anthem is one of the most hotly anticipated games releasing in the next 12 months. The game will allow players to zip around in mech s...

By Jasmine Henry on 29 September 2018
Battlefield V Changes Coming Following Open Beta

Battlefield V Changes Coming Following Open Beta

The Battlefield V open beta test has concluded, and some considerable changes are coming to the game’s full release as a result of the beta’s feedback. DICE laid out s...

By Michael Cottuli on 26 September 2018
Attendee Files Lawsuit Against EA After Madden Shooting

Attendee Files Lawsuit Against EA After Madden Shooting

The Madden NFL 19 Jacksonville shooting earlier this week has left many wondering if something could have been done to avoid these events from unfolding. Now, a lawsuit is being filed by one of the su...

By Sarah Fields on 19 September 2018
Madden NFL Won't Say Colin Kaepernick's Name [UPDATED]

Madden NFL Won't Say Colin Kaepernick's Name [UPDATED]

Update 8/2 – EA has issued a statement on the matter: “We made an unfortunate mistake with our Madden NFL soundtrack. Members of our team misunderstood the fact that while we don’t have rights to in...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 September 2018
Anthem Will Be A Complete Package Day One, Says Producer

Anthem Will Be A Complete Package Day One, Says Producer

The early months of next year are already shaping up to be filled with a ton of AAA releases, with no title making a greater headline...

By Christopher Schummer on 18 September 2018
Anthem Won't Affect Design of Dragon Age or Mass Effect

Anthem Won't Affect Design of Dragon Age or Mass Effect

Even though Anthem is still quite a ways off from launch, fans have been getting plenty of new information thanks to a panel held at...

By Derek Nichols on 16 September 2018
Battlefield V Beta is Censoring the Words 'White Man'

Battlefield V Beta is Censoring the Words 'White Man'

The Battlefield V open multiplayer beta has been going on for a couple of days now, and it has been the source of some controversy. N...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 September 2018
Madden Shooter Played Video Games 'Obsessively'

Madden Shooter Played Video Games 'Obsessively'

This past Sunday, David Katz entered the GLHF Game Bar in Jacksonville, Florida during a Madden NFL 19 tournament and opened fire, ki...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 September 2018
EA Under Investigation for Breaking the Law in Belgium

EA Under Investigation for Breaking the Law in Belgium

The term “Loot Crate” has been tossed around negatively the past couple of years, and for good reason. With a number of games impleme...

By Christopher Schummer on 14 September 2018
Sheriff Reveals Names of Madden Shooting Victims

Sheriff Reveals Names of Madden Shooting Victims

The names of the two victims of Sunday’s shooting in Jacksonville, Florida have been released by the Sheriff’s Office this Monday. Ta...

By Richard Apodaca on 14 September 2018
Anthem Post-Launch Plans Inspired by Fortnite Events

Anthem Post-Launch Plans Inspired by Fortnite Events

Not too long ago, the video game developer BioWare announced that it wanted Anthem‘s live service elements to eventually become a par...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 September 2018
Battlefield V Battle Royale Gameplay Details Released

Battlefield V Battle Royale Gameplay Details Released

This holiday season will see two of the biggest FPS franchises launch with their own unique takes on the Battle Royale genre. With th...

By Christopher Schummer on 10 September 2018
Battlefield V Battle Royale Name, New Trailer Revealed

Battlefield V Battle Royale Name, New Trailer Revealed

When Battlefield V developer DICE confirmed that the game would feature a battle royale mode, fans were mixed. Some accused the devel...

By Jasmine Henry on 08 September 2018
Anthem Producer Pokes Fun at Spider-Man Puddlegate

Anthem Producer Pokes Fun at Spider-Man Puddlegate

Yesterday at PAX West, BioWare and Electronic Arts hosted a presentation for Anthem, which was livestreamed for fans who couldn’t be...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 September 2018
Anthem Story DLC Will Be Free

Anthem Story DLC Will Be Free

BioWare has announced that all of its post-release story content for Anthem will be free for all players. The developer revealed the...

By Anthony Taormina on 07 September 2018
Battlefield V: How to Get in the Early Access Beta

Battlefield V: How to Get in the Early Access Beta

Last week, it was announced that the upcoming Battlefield V had been delayed to the end of November, apparently so the developers can...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 September 2018
Anthem Players Can't Customize Their Character's Face

Anthem Players Can't Customize Their Character's Face

Michael Gamble, the lead producer for Anthem, recently hosted an AMA where he revealed a key note about character customization. Cons...

By Joshua Duckworth on 07 September 2018
Anthem Dialogue System Only Offers Two Choices

Anthem Dialogue System Only Offers Two Choices

Anthem will be offering dialogue choices for players in its single-player sections, according to footage shown off during PAX West th...

By Michael Cottuli on 07 September 2018
Anthem Pre-Order Demo News is Coming Soon

Anthem Pre-Order Demo News is Coming Soon

Anthem‘s game director, Jonathan Warner, recently confirmed that information regarding the game’s planned pre-launch demo is “coming...

By Rory Young on 07 September 2018
Madden 19 Qualifier Events Cancelled

Madden 19 Qualifier Events Cancelled

EA has decided to cancel the remaining Madden Qualifier events, as the company conducts a thorough investigation of the safety polici...

By Ramon Hara on 07 September 2018
Anthem Releases New Story Trailer

Anthem Releases New Story Trailer

During PAX West, BioWare released a new trailer focused on the different story elements that will be available in its new game Anthem...

By Anthony Taormina on 06 September 2018
Anthem Demo Release Date Set for Early February

Anthem Demo Release Date Set for Early February

At PAX West this weekend, developer BioWare revealed when hopeful players will be able to go hands-on with Anthem. On February 1st, a...

By Anthony Taormina on 06 September 2018
Battlefield V Vehicle Cosmetics Won't Come at Launch

Battlefield V Vehicle Cosmetics Won't Come at Launch

Last week, EA and DICE revealed a brand new Battlefield V gameplay trailer for Gamescom 2018. In addition to the much-talked-about teaser for the game’s battle royale mode, it also featured a look at...

By Jasmine Henry on 24 August 2018
Battlefield V Open Beta Dates Announced at Gamescom

Battlefield V Open Beta Dates Announced at Gamescom

DICE is getting ahead of the expected wave of Gamescom news this week, announcing the Battlefield 5 open beta dates before the opening of the Cologne-based gaming event. The open beta will kick off on...

By John Jacques on 24 August 2018
Is EA's Origin Access Premier Subscription Worth It?

Is EA's Origin Access Premier Subscription Worth It?

This week, EA launched a higher priced version of its Origin Access subscription service. Priced at $14.99 a month (or $99.99 a year), Origin Access Premier offers a few more benefits than the more af...

By Jasmine Henry on 08 August 2018
FIFA 19 Adding a Survival Mode

FIFA 19 Adding a Survival Mode

About a couple of months ago, Electronic Arts featured the first look at FIFA 19 with a trailer during its EA Play conference ahead o...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 August 2018
Def Jam: Fight for NY Sequel Teased?

Def Jam: Fight for NY Sequel Teased?

Def Jam: Fight for NY may be a couple of console generations old at this point, but the game is still remembered fondly as one of the...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 August 2018
Dante's Inferno Coming to Xbox Backward Compatibility

Dante's Inferno Coming to Xbox Backward Compatibility

While Visceral Games may be best known for its work on the Dead Space series, the studio also released a God of War-inspired take on ...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 August 2018
Will Battlefield V's Battle Royale Be Free-to-Play?

Will Battlefield V's Battle Royale Be Free-to-Play?

There is no question that Fortnite has had a significant impact on the gaming industry, with the free-to-play battle royale shooter b...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 August 2018
Anthem Dev Confirms Map Size

Anthem Dev Confirms Map Size

Following the reveal of Anthem‘s release date and a long-awaited trailer during Microsoft’s Xbox E3 2018 press conference, the video game developer BioWare has been steadily divulging details about wh...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 August 2018
Anthem: Javelins Do Not Have Separate Skill Trees

Anthem: Javelins Do Not Have Separate Skill Trees

Anthem may not release until February 2019, but that’s not stopping future players from analyzing every detail that has been shared a...

By Denny Connolly on 24 July 2018
Anthem Won't Have Dialogue Wheel, But Some Choices

Anthem Won't Have Dialogue Wheel, But Some Choices

People have all kinds of questions about BioWare’s upcoming online RPG Anthem, and the game’s Executive Producer Mark Darrah seems mo...

By Chris Glover on 19 July 2018
Anthem Will Feature Random Stat Rolls on Weapons

Anthem Will Feature Random Stat Rolls on Weapons

As many folks will likely attest, Anthem wound up being one of the best games at E3 2018 due to its impressive visuals and tightly co...

By Kyle Sledge on 10 July 2018
Anthem Added Damage Number Toggle After Fan Feedback

Anthem Added Damage Number Toggle After Fan Feedback

While Anthem may have been one of the best games of E3 2018, it’s not without its critics. One of the biggest complaints about the ga...

By Joshua Duckworth on 10 July 2018
Anthem to Feature Swords for Select Javelins?

Anthem to Feature Swords for Select Javelins?

One of the most alluring prospects of BioWare and Electronic Arts’ forthcoming action-RPG Anthem is definitely getting to experience...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 July 2018
Anthem Nerfed Damage for E3 2018 Demo

Anthem Nerfed Damage for E3 2018 Demo

After BioWare showed its longform gameplay demo for Anthem, gamers had a lot of questions. There is still plenty of time between now...

By Anthony Taormina on 09 July 2018
Anthem Seasonal Events Confirmed by Producer

Anthem Seasonal Events Confirmed by Producer

Mark Darrah, the executive producer of Anthem, has been especially open on social media when it comes to revealing information about...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 July 2018
Don't Expect BioWare to Make a New Star Wars Game Soon

Don't Expect BioWare to Make a New Star Wars Game Soon

With the launch of Anthem forthcoming, the ongoing support of Star Wars: The Old Republic, and the premise of other IPs such as Drago...

By Joshua Duckworth on 07 July 2018
Battlefield V Gun Skin List Leaks Via Alpha

Battlefield V Gun Skin List Leaks Via Alpha

About a week ago, a fan posted what they claimed to be an accurate list of weapons, gadgets, and vehicles that are going to be includ...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 July 2018
Visceral's Star Wars Game is 'Shelved' for Now

Visceral's Star Wars Game is 'Shelved' for Now

Visceral Games, known for titles like Dead Space, was closed by EA last year and around the same time, it was announced that a Star Wars game the studio had been working on was basically cancelled and...

By A.J. Plautz on 03 July 2018
Amy Hennig Leaves EA to Start Indie Development Studio

Amy Hennig Leaves EA to Start Indie Development Studio

Game director Amy Hennig rose to prominence from her work with titles like Jak and Daxter, Legacy of Kain, and Uncharted, but it was...

By John Jacques on 02 July 2018
Anthem Missions Are Designed for Four Players

Anthem Missions Are Designed for Four Players

Anticipation for BioWare’s upcoming sci-fi RPG Anthem has been swelling since a new trailer and gameplay demo appeared at E3 2018. While the developer has been sharing a lot of information on the titl...

By Curt Hutson on 28 June 2018
Anthem: BioWare Says End Game Content is ‘Important’

Anthem: BioWare Says End Game Content is ‘Important’

As many who attended E3 2018 would likely attest, BioWare’s forthcoming online multiplayer action-RPG Anthem was definitely one of th...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 June 2018
Battlefield V Weapon, Vehicle List Leaks?

Battlefield V Weapon, Vehicle List Leaks?

While Battlefield V had a powerful presence during Microsoft’s E3 press conference, giving fans a glimpse at the story mode with a ne...

By Joshua Duckworth on 27 June 2018
Anthem: No Plans for Cross-Play At Launch

Anthem: No Plans for Cross-Play At Launch

EA and Bioware have been rather vague regarding details about their upcoming third-person shooter Anthem ever since it was shown off...

By Patrick Kirk on 27 June 2018
Sims 4 Update Puts You On Santa’s Naughty List

Sims 4 Update Puts You On Santa’s Naughty List

While it was criticized at launch due to a general lack of content and features when compared to previous games in the series, The Si...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 June 2018
Anthem Open to Including Romances

Anthem Open to Including Romances

One of the best-known features about BioWare’s games is the rich and emotional connections it allows its player characters to form with NPCs, including romantic relationships. That’s why so ma...

By Jasmine Henry on 19 June 2018
Battlefield V 'Historical Accuracy' Reddit Controversy

Battlefield V 'Historical Accuracy' Reddit Controversy

The community-run subreddit for the Battlefield franchise has made the decision to prohibit future threads regarding Battlefield V‘s “historical accuracy,” according to a post made by moderato...

By Rory Young on 19 June 2018
Battlefield V Has Early Access, Pre-Order Bonus Details

Battlefield V Has Early Access, Pre-Order Bonus Details

Yesterday, EA and DICE officially lifted the lid on Battlefield V. With an explosive reveal trailer, fans of the first-person shooter franchise got a glimpse at the game’s bombastic multiplay...

By Jasmine Henry on 19 June 2018
BioWare Looking into Cross-Platform Saves for Anthem

BioWare Looking into Cross-Platform Saves for Anthem

BioWare is continuing its efforts to answer as many questions as possible from excited fans of Anthem. All day Sunday Anthem executive producer Mark Darrah ran an “Ask Me Almost Anything About Anth...

By Rory Young on 18 June 2018
5 Things We Learned From Our Anthem E3 2018 Demo

5 Things We Learned From Our Anthem E3 2018 Demo

During its E3 2018 press conference, Electronic Arts gave BioWare fans their most comprehensive look at Anthem yet. Things kicked off with a developer interview that highlight some of the goals of...

By Anthony Taormina on 18 June 2018
Star Wars Battlefront 2 Adding Han Solo Content

Star Wars Battlefront 2 Adding Han Solo Content

Star Wars Battlefront 2 may be best known for the controversy surrounding its microtransactions, but the game’s planned content is still marching forward for the players who have stuck around. Fans...

By Denny Connolly on 18 June 2018
Why Anthem Doesn't Have PvP

Why Anthem Doesn't Have PvP

After an impressive showing at Electronic Arts’ E3 2018 press conference yesterday, one of the biggest upcoming games on everyone’s mind is Anthem, the new original IP from Mass Effect and Dragon A...

By Benjamin Lister on 18 June 2018
Unravel 2 Leaks Before EA's E3 Press Conference

Unravel 2 Leaks Before EA's E3 Press Conference

Unravel 2, also known as Unravel TWO, appears to have been leaked ahead of a likely announcement during Electronic Arts’ upcoming E3 press conference. A rating was published this morning on the ESR...

By Rory Young on 09 June 2018
Anthem Starts Teaser Campaign Ahead of E3

Anthem Starts Teaser Campaign Ahead of E3

It’s been almost a year since BioWare has released any new information on their newest IP Anthem. Joining Bethesda and Nintendo in teasing their new projects ahead of E3, the Mass Effect developers...

By Jake Deven on 01 June 2018
Battlefield V Cover Art Hints at Weapons and Gameplay

Battlefield V Cover Art Hints at Weapons and Gameplay

EA and DICE are set to formally announce Battlefield V later this week, officially revealing the game’s setting and offering the first look at multiplayer gameplay. In the run-up to the May 23 even...

By Jasmine Henry on 26 May 2018
EA Acquires Cloud Gaming GameFly Subsidiary

EA Acquires Cloud Gaming GameFly Subsidiary

Electronic Arts has acquired the cloud gaming technology and personnel of a subsidiary of GameFly, otherwise known for its game rental via mail subscription service. While EA hasn’t spoken on its p...

By Rory Young on 26 May 2018
Battlefield V Won't Have Loot Boxes, Says EA

Battlefield V Won't Have Loot Boxes, Says EA

During the Battlefield V reveal event yesterday, developer DICE confirmed that the game will not have a Premium Pass. Instead of paid-for DLC, the game would instead feature live events that everyo...

By Jasmine Henry on 25 May 2018
Rumor Patrol: Skate 4 Promo Image Leaks Online?

Rumor Patrol: Skate 4 Promo Image Leaks Online?

Several months ago, an online retail listing of Skate 4 for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One caused fans of the popular skateboarding simulation series to get their hopes up that Electronic Arts is going...

By Kyle Sledge on 25 May 2018
Star Wars Battlefront 4: Cancelled Concept Art Surfaces

Star Wars Battlefront 4: Cancelled Concept Art Surfaces

Several years ago, the British developer Free Radical Design had all of its production work cancelled for a Star Wars Battlefront 3, and it looks as if the company even had more assets brewing for...

By Kyle Sledge on 19 May 2018
Battlefield V Reveal Coming Next Week

Battlefield V Reveal Coming Next Week

Not too long ago, Battlefield 1 players managed to crack an intricately designed Easter egg in the game’s Fort de Vaux map that led to the insinuation that the publisher Electronic Arts is planning...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 May 2018
Belgium Seeking Criminal Prosecution Over Loot Boxes

Belgium Seeking Criminal Prosecution Over Loot Boxes

Last month, the Belgian Gaming Commission (BGC) deemed loot boxes in some video games as gambling. After launching an investigation into the matter, the country’s gambling authority raised issue wi...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 May 2018
Anthem Solo Play Confirmed by BioWare Studio Head

Anthem Solo Play Confirmed by BioWare Studio Head

Just a couple of days ago, an Electronic Arts financial call discussing the company’s fiscal year saw CEO Andrew Wilson teasing the fact that an Anthem beta test is currently in the works, with the...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 May 2018
Anthem Beta Test Teased by Electronic Arts

Anthem Beta Test Teased by Electronic Arts

An Electronic Arts financial call has potentially revealed a new tidbit about Anthem, BioWare’s high profile action role-playing title. The studio initially teased it all the way back in 2014, but...

By John Jacques on 17 May 2018
EA Reveals PS4 Outsold Xbox One By More Than Double

EA Reveals PS4 Outsold Xbox One By More Than Double

Earlier this week, Microsoft revealed why it hasn’t revealed an update on the sales performance of the Xbox One since 2015, citing that the company shifted its focus away from sales performance to...

By Joshua Duckworth on 17 May 2018
EA CEO Explains Why Loot Boxes in Games Aren't Gambling

EA CEO Explains Why Loot Boxes in Games Aren't Gambling

Over the last few months, there has been a significant debate about loot boxes in video games and whether they constitute gambling. Several states in the USA, as well as commissions and regulators...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 May 2018
Madden Creative Director Departs EA Sports

Madden Creative Director Departs EA Sports

The creative director of EA’s flagship football franchise, Madden, has announced via his Twitter feed that he is no longer an employee of the company. Rex Dickson had been working in the role for t...

By James Lynch on 09 May 2018
BioWare Working Hard on Anthem Demo for E3, EA Play

BioWare Working Hard on Anthem Demo for E3, EA Play

As June inches closer, so too does the next gameplay reveal of Anthem, EA’s upcoming multiplayer RPG. While it was announced a few months ago that the project would be delayed until 2019, a present...

By Chris Glover on 05 May 2018
EA: Won't Make Mistakes with Anthem like Battlefront 2

EA: Won't Make Mistakes with Anthem like Battlefront 2

While 2017 held a lot of promise for EA, it ultimately didn’t turn out the way both fans and the company likely envisioned. Mass Effect: Andromeda didn’t hit with fans, the company canceled Viscera...

By Derek Nichols on 18 April 2018
Star Wars Battlefront 2 Getting Ewok Hunt Game Mode

Star Wars Battlefront 2 Getting Ewok Hunt Game Mode

To say things for Star Wars Battlefront 2 have been rough since its launch would be putting things lightly, with its controversial loot box progression system getting such negative feedback, the de...

By A.J. Plautz on 18 April 2018
BioWare Boss on How Mass Effect Influenced Anthem

BioWare Boss on How Mass Effect Influenced Anthem

When Mass Effect: Andromeda was released in March 2017, its sales figures disappointed and it received mixed reviews. The reception to the game led to significant changes at BioWare, including the...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 April 2018
Star Wars Battlefront 2 Microtransactions Return Soon

Star Wars Battlefront 2 Microtransactions Return Soon

Just days before Star Wars Battlefront 2 was released in November of last year, publisher Electronic Arts decided to temporarily remove microtransactions from the game. The publisher was responding...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 April 2018
Women Devs Earn Less Than Men at Rockstar's UK Studio

Women Devs Earn Less Than Men at Rockstar's UK Studio

With gender biases in the video game industry becoming a more prevalent issue in the twenty-first century, big companies, including video game companies, in the UK are required to provide the gover...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 07 April 2018
BioWare Saved By Electronic Arts Acquisition

BioWare Saved By Electronic Arts Acquisition

BioWare is a company known for massive franchises like Mass Effect, Dragon Age, and Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic, but those popular series may have been brought to an early end. While spe...

By Ben Walker on 04 April 2018
Star Wars Open World Game in the Works Says EA Job Post

Star Wars Open World Game in the Works Says EA Job Post

As if it needed to be said, Electronic Arts had a rough go of it with its last game for the Star Wars franchise with 2017’s launch of Battlefront 2, especially when one considers the fact that the...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 April 2018
Star Wars Battlefront 2 Review

Star Wars Battlefront 2 Review

By EA’s own admission, 2015’s Star Wars Battlefront was rushed to store shelves in order to launch near the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens in theaters. The result was a game that lacked ma...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 April 2018
How Long Does A Way Out Take to Beat?

How Long Does A Way Out Take to Beat?

Josef Fares, the director of A Way Out, the upcoming prison escape game from Hazelight Studios, reveals how long the widely-anticipated game will take to beat.

By Matt Morgans on 19 March 2018
The Sims 4 Fans Aren't Happy Getting DLC For Their DLC

The Sims 4 Fans Aren't Happy Getting DLC For Their DLC

When Electronic Arts announced its latest Stuff Pack for The Sims 4, My First Pet Stuff, it must have known that it was treading uncharted waters. While the franchise as a whole is famous for its n...

By John Jacques on 11 March 2018
Anthem Will Mix Weapon Progression Systems

Anthem Will Mix Weapon Progression Systems

BioWare’s new game Anthem may not be releasing until 2019 (at the earliest) but that isn’t stopping fans from asking tons of questions about the game. More importantly, even though they won’t give...

By Anthony Taormina on 08 March 2018
Battlefront 2 Mod Adds Controversial Reddit Comment

Battlefront 2 Mod Adds Controversial Reddit Comment

Shortly after Star Wars Battlefront 2‘s launch back in November of last year, fans’ displeasure over the way in which the science fiction shooter implemented loot boxes in the game caused a massive...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 March 2018
A Way Out Dev Criticizes Power of PS4

A Way Out Dev Criticizes Power of PS4

Hazelight Studios founder and A Way Out game director Josef Fares criticizes the power of the PlayStation 4 and home consoles when discussing his new game.

By Dalton Cooper on 19 March 2017
Cooperative Adventure 'A Way Out' Announced at EA Play

Cooperative Adventure 'A Way Out' Announced at EA Play

One of Electronic Arts’ two new game announcements during its E3 2017 press conference is A Way Out, a cooperative adventure from the creators of Brothers.

By Rory Young on 19 March 2017
A Way Out Does Not Support Matchmaking for Co-op

A Way Out Does Not Support Matchmaking for Co-op

Josef Fares of Hazelight Studios reveals that the newly-announced prison escape co-operative title A Way Out will not support online matchmaking for players.

By Rob Gordon on 19 March 2017
Dragon Age: Inquisition Brings Back the Darkspawn

Dragon Age: Inquisition Brings Back the Darkspawn

EA and BioWare release a trailer for the upcoming Dragon Age: Inqusition DLC, The Descent, that puts players in a battle against the Darkspawn once more.

By Cody Gravelle on 19 March 2015
EA Access Vault New Additions

EA Access Vault New Additions

Peter Moore of Electronic Arts announces new additions to the EA Access vault as well as free demo periods during Microsoft’s E3 2015 press conference.

By Derek Nichols on 19 March 2015