EA does not need FIFA
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Friday, 25 February 2022 11:31

EA does not need FIFA


All we get is four letters

Electronic Arts CEO Andrew Wilson has told employees that the company could be better off ending its 30-year relationship with FIFA.

Computer games are spying on you
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Wednesday, 09 February 2022 13:10

Computer games are spying on you


Data gathering

It turns out that computer game’s companies are collecting shedloads of psychological data on players and there is concern about its use.

FIFA wants EA to pay double for game rights
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Thursday, 14 October 2021 12:07

FIFA wants EA to pay double for game rights


You have to pay to ride our gravy train

EA is considering renaming its most popular video game brand after FIFA has starting demanding more than double for the cost of licensing.

Battlefield 2042 open beta pre-load hits a few snags
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Mostly due to the EA Desktop App

As the Battlefield 2042 open beta pre-load went live yesterday, EA and DICE had some problems which were addressed pretty fast.

Battlefield 2042 gets pushed to November
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Thursday, 16 September 2021 20:23

Battlefield 2042 gets pushed to November


The Open Beta phase might be delayed to October as well

DICE has officially confirmed that Battlefield 2042 will not be coming in October, and is now set for release in November.

EA shows the first Battlefield 2042 gameplay trailer
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Showing 128-player multiplayer on Xbox

During Microsoft's E3 2021 showcase, EA has unveiled the first Battlefield 2042 gameplay trailer, showing some of that 128-player action on the Xbox game console.

EA Games hit in hack
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Friday, 11 June 2021 11:36

EA Games hit in hack


Source code and tools nicked

Electronic Arts has been hacked and the hackers have nicked "a wealth of game source code and related tools" for the Frostbite engine.

EA officially shows Battlefield 2042
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Wednesday, 09 June 2021 23:37

EA officially shows Battlefield 2042


Game set in near-future, launching on October 23rd

Electronic Arts has finally unveiled its next Battlefield series game. Called Battlefield 2042, the game is set in the near future, has cross-generation support, lacks a standard single-player campaign, and focuses heavily on the multiplayer experience.

EA says sorry for stupid in-game advert
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Monday, 07 September 2020 12:03

EA says sorry for stupid in-game advert


It seems your 60 dollars still gets you silly adverts

EA has said sorry for shoving a full-screen, in-game ad into its UFC 4 game after angry fans protested on Reddit.

EA declining because of full-game net bookings and cash flow issues
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GlobalData notes full-game net booking slumps

A slump in full game net bookings and cash flow drove investor's away from Electronic Arts (EA), says GlobalData, a data and analytics company.