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ME: Andromeda Day One Patch Won't Fix Animations

ME: Andromeda Day One Patch Won't Fix Animations

BioWare’s lead designer, Ian Frazier, reveals that the game development studio’s day one patch for Mass Effect: Andromeda will not improve character animations.

By Kyle Sledge on 20 March 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda Releases 4K PC Gameplay Trailer

Mass Effect: Andromeda Releases 4K PC Gameplay Trailer

BioWare and Nvidia team up to put out a gameplay trailer featuring 4K visuals on PC for the forthcoming science fiction shooter Mass Effect: Andromeda.

By Kyle Sledge on 17 March 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda Features SpaceX Easter Egg

Mass Effect: Andromeda Features SpaceX Easter Egg

Mass Effect: Andromeda players discover a reference to SpaceX hidden on the Tempest spaceship, suggesting that the company’s colonization efforts inspired the game’s story.

By Anthony Taormina on 16 March 2017
ME: Andromeda PS4, PC, Xbox One S Comparison Vid

ME: Andromeda PS4, PC, Xbox One S Comparison Vid

A recent video for BioWare’s forthcoming action-RPG Mass Effect: Andromeda compares the game’s visual fidelity between the PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One S platforms.

By Kyle Sledge on 15 March 2017
Mass Effect Andromeda Crossover With Rock Band 4

Mass Effect Andromeda Crossover With Rock Band 4

BioWare space RPG Mass Effect: Andromeda has a crossover with Harmonix music game Rock Band 4, introducing a Pathfinder outfit and a Nomad-inspired guitar.

By Jasmine Henry on 15 March 2017
Mass Effect Andromeda File Size Revealed

Mass Effect Andromeda File Size Revealed

Today, the file sizes for Mass Effect: Andromeda‘s supported platforms of PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One have been revealed, as some...

By Kyle Sledge on 14 March 2017
Why BioWare Made Andromeda Instead of Mass Effect 4

Why BioWare Made Andromeda Instead of Mass Effect 4

In a matter of days, gamers will get their hands on Mass Effect: Andromeda, the long-awaited follow-up to the trilogy of games releas...

By Brad Jones on 14 March 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda Trailer Gives a Tour of the Tempest

Mass Effect: Andromeda Trailer Gives a Tour of the Tempest

With a little less than two weeks to go before the release date for Mass Effect: Andromeda, the developers at BioWare are attempting...

By Kyle Sledge on 10 March 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda Launch Trailer

Mass Effect: Andromeda Launch Trailer

With only 11 days to go until Mass Effect: Andromeda releases, BioWare has just released the launch trailer for the upcoming space ep...

By John Jacques on 10 March 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda Trophy List

Mass Effect: Andromeda Trophy List

Even though there is close to two weeks left until the game’s launch, Mass Effect: Andromeda‘s trophy list has been revealed. Players...

By Anthony Taormina on 08 March 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda's PC Settings, 4K Screenshots

Mass Effect: Andromeda's PC Settings, 4K Screenshots

With Mass Effect: Andromeda‘s release date being just around the corner, BioWare has decided to give PC players a much better underst...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 March 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda EA Access Trial Detailed

Mass Effect: Andromeda EA Access Trial Detailed

Having access to free games through the vault is a nice perk of being an EA Access subscriber, but one of the biggest reasons to sign...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 March 2017
Watch the Beginning of Mass Effect: Andromeda

Watch the Beginning of Mass Effect: Andromeda

With Mass Effect: Andromeda‘s March 21 launch date drawing closer, developer Bioware continues to release new information about the game and the latest reveal is pretty substantial. BioWare has teame...

By Jason Gallagher on 05 March 2017
How Many Planets to Explore in Mass Effect: Andromeda?

How Many Planets to Explore in Mass Effect: Andromeda?

Yesterday, developer BioWare released a new gameplay video for Mass Effect: Andromeda highlighting the exploration gamers will enjoy...

By Boston Blake on 05 March 2017
ME: Andromeda Loyalty Mission Footage with Peebee

ME: Andromeda Loyalty Mission Footage with Peebee

Just recently, BioWare decided to give Mass Effect: Andromeda fans a much closer look at how the forthcoming science fiction shooter’...

By Kyle Sledge on 02 March 2017
Star Wars Battlefront 2 Has Characters from New Movies

Star Wars Battlefront 2 Has Characters from New Movies

Today, while speaking during the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference, Electronic Arts CFO Blake Jorgensen share...

By Kyle Sledge on 02 March 2017
Battlefield 1: They Shall Not Pass Release Date Trailer

Battlefield 1: They Shall Not Pass Release Date Trailer

DICE and Electronic Arts officially reveal the release date for Battlefield 1’s forthcoming They Shall Not Pass expansion by way of a brand new trailer.

By Kyle Sledge on 02 March 2017
Could Star Wars: Rivals Be a New Star Wars Game?

Could Star Wars: Rivals Be a New Star Wars Game?

Lucasfilm and Disney have applied for a new trademark for something called Star Wars: Rivals. Virtually nothing is known about what R...

By Weston Albert on 01 March 2017
Peter Moore Leaving Position at EA to Run Liverpool Football Club

Peter Moore Leaving Position at EA to Run Liverpool Football Club

After years of climbing to the top of the gaming industry, Electronic Arts chief competition officer Peter Moore is stepping down and...

By Denny Connolly on 27 February 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda Weapons Training Trailer

Mass Effect: Andromeda Weapons Training Trailer

Just recently, the developers at BioWare decided to release a fresh trailer for Mass Effect: Andromeda that provides fans with a quic...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 February 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda File Size Teased

Mass Effect: Andromeda File Size Teased

BioWare has announced that its upcoming title Mass Effect: Andromeda will take up “at least 45, not more than 60” gigabytes on the hard drives of the PS4 and Xbox One, while the PC version will need a...

By Fergus O'Sullivan on 26 February 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda Day One Patch in the Works

Mass Effect: Andromeda Day One Patch in the Works

BioWare has announced that its development team is hard at work on getting a day-one patch ready for the upcoming Mass Effect: Androm...

By Fergus O'Sullivan on 26 February 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda PC Specs Revealed

Mass Effect: Andromeda PC Specs Revealed

Thanks to a listing on Origin, Mass Effect: Andromeda fans who are looking forward to playing BioWare‘s forthcoming science fiction s...

By Kyle Sledge on 24 February 2017
Natalie Dormer Voices a Mass Effect Andromeda Character

Natalie Dormer Voices a Mass Effect Andromeda Character

Electronic Arts and BioWare have announced that one of the handful of big names voicing a Mass Effect: Andromeda character will be Br...

By Fergus O'Sullivan on 23 February 2017
Battlefield 1: Unlock Hidden A Beginning Dog Tags

Battlefield 1: Unlock Hidden A Beginning Dog Tags

The first part of a major Battlefield 1 easter egg is now solved and this guide explains how players can complete the puzzle and unlock the A Beginning dog tags.

By Denny Connolly on 23 February 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda Lets Players Choose Armor Color

Mass Effect: Andromeda Lets Players Choose Armor Color

Mass Effect: Andromeda Lead Designer Ian Frazier confirms that players will be able to customize their armor colors, and can even do...

By John Jacques on 22 February 2017
Mass Effect Pack Available for Cards Against Humanity

Mass Effect Pack Available for Cards Against Humanity

Cards Against Humanity reveals an expansion themed around Mass Effect to mark the release of Mass Effect: Andromeda, with the card p...

By Rob Gordon on 22 February 2017
ME: Andromeda Casts Kumail Nanjiani as a 'Space Frog'

ME: Andromeda Casts Kumail Nanjiani as a 'Space Frog'

The video game developer BioWare releases a humorous video confirming actor and comedian Kumail Nanjiani’s role as a “space frog” in...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 February 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda Video Reveals Weapons & Skills

Mass Effect: Andromeda Video Reveals Weapons & Skills

The first of a series of gameplay videos has been released for Mass Effect: Andromeda, showing off a range of weapons and skills pres...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 16 February 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda Reveals Krogan Companion

Mass Effect: Andromeda Reveals Krogan Companion

In a new post on its official website, BioWare finally reveals the new Krogan companion players can bring along during the events of...

By Derek Nichols on 15 February 2017
Skate 3 Joins EA Access

Skate 3 Joins EA Access

Skate 3 joins EA’s paid-for subscription program EA Access on Xbox One, with many fans of the series hoping that renewed interest in the game will lead to Skate 4. Gaining popularity thank...

By Jasmine Henry on 14 February 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda Isn't An Open-World Game

Mass Effect: Andromeda Isn't An Open-World Game

In a recent interview, Mass Effect: Andromeda producer Michael Gamble reveals a number of facts about the game, including that it isn’t a true open world experience. Mass Effect: Andromeda...

By Derek Nichols on 13 February 2017
Mass Effect Side Quests Will Be Like The Witcher

Mass Effect Side Quests Will Be Like The Witcher

Mass Effect: Andromeda side quests will be ‘meaningful’ reveals producer Fabrice Condominas, who also says that BioWare took inspiration from The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. When Mass Effect: An...

By Jasmine Henry on 11 February 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda Adds Female Turian Companion

Mass Effect: Andromeda Adds Female Turian Companion

In a new post on its official website, BioWare reveals a brand new companion for the Ryder twins to bring along during the events of Mass Effect Andromeda. One of the major strengths of the...

By Derek Nichols on 10 February 2017
Titanfall 2 6v6 Pilot Only Mode Releases Tomorrow

Titanfall 2 6v6 Pilot Only Mode Releases Tomorrow

The developer Respawn Entertainment reveals that a 6v6 pilot only mode for its first-person shooter Titanfall 2 officially makes its way into the game tomorrow.

By Kyle Sledge on 10 February 2017
ME: Andromeda Removes Paragon & Renegade System

ME: Andromeda Removes Paragon & Renegade System

Mass Effect: Andromeda creative director Mac Walters confirms that the Paragon and Renegade system from the original Mass Effect trilogy won’t be in the new game. One of the ways the upcom...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 February 2017
Star Wars Battlefront 2 Has Single-Player Campaign

Star Wars Battlefront 2 Has Single-Player Campaign

Video game publisher Electronic Arts confirms Star Wars Battlefront contains a single-player campaign, as well as content from “multiple eras” in the film franchise. As many fans of 2015’s...

By Kyle Sledge on 29 January 2017
ME: Andromeda Teases New Earth, Cinematic Trailer

ME: Andromeda Teases New Earth, Cinematic Trailer

The developers at BioWare provide a teaser clip to promote tomorrow’s reveal of a New Earth in a cinematic trailer for the science fiction game Mass Effect: Andromeda. With Mass Effect: And...

By Kyle Sledge on 28 January 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda Romance Options Kept Secret

Mass Effect: Andromeda Romance Options Kept Secret

BioWare general manager Aaryn Flynn reveals that the romance options for Mass Effect: Andromeda will be kept secret prior to the game’s release in March. As any fan of the Mass Effect serie...

By Rob Gordon on 27 January 2017
Mass Effect: 7 Most Difficult Choices in the Series

Mass Effect: 7 Most Difficult Choices in the Series

BioWare’s epic science-fiction series Mass Effect is all about players making difficult choices, but which are the most difficult choices in the series? On March 21st, Mass Effect: Andromed...

By Dalton Cooper on 24 January 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda Gets 10 Hour Trial Before Launch

Mass Effect: Andromeda Gets 10 Hour Trial Before Launch

EA announces that Mass Effect: Andromeda will get a 10 hour trial ahead of launch through EA Access, with progress from the trial carrying over to the main game. Earlier this month, EA and...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 January 2017
Titanfall 2 Sales Lower Than Expected

Titanfall 2 Sales Lower Than Expected

EA confirms that Titanfall 2 hasn’t met its sales expectations since it launched last October, but pledges a long-term commitment to the franchise going forward.

By Brad Jones on 22 January 2017
Portal Designer Joins Visceral's Star Wars Game

Portal Designer Joins Visceral's Star Wars Game

Motive Studios, which is working with Visceral Games on an as-yet-untitled Star Wars project, reveals that Portal lead designer Kim Swift has joined the team. Even though details about the...

By Rob Gordon on 20 January 2017
Battlefield 1 Releases Teaser for DLC Reveal Next Week

Battlefield 1 Releases Teaser for DLC Reveal Next Week

DICE and Electronic Arts officially release a brief teaser for a reveal next week related to Battlefield 1’s forthcoming DLC pack, They Shall Not Pass.

By Kyle Sledge on 18 January 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda Adds Crafting and Melee Weapons

Mass Effect: Andromeda Adds Crafting and Melee Weapons

While answering fan questions on Twitter, Mass Effect Andromeda lead designer Ian Frazier confirms players can craft their own gear including new melee weapon types. With time quickly count...

By Derek Nichols on 17 January 2017
Titanfall Mobile Card Game Cancelled

Titanfall Mobile Card Game Cancelled

Titanfall: Frontline, the mobile card game spin-off of the Titanfall series, is cancelled due to difficulty creating an experience that matched the original games. Both publisher Electroni...

By Rob Gordon on 14 January 2017
Sims 4 Gets Free Update That Finally Brings Toddlers

Sims 4 Gets Free Update That Finally Brings Toddlers

Publisher Electronic Arts officially announces the long-awaited arrival of toddlers to The Sims 4 by releasing a free update for the life simulation game. Fans of The Sims 4 are evidently b...

By John Jacques on 12 January 2017
ME: Andromeda's 'Tempest and Nomad Briefing' Trailer

ME: Andromeda's 'Tempest and Nomad Briefing' Trailer

The latest Mass Effect: Andromeda “Andromeda Initiative” trailer officially releases, introducing the speedy Tempest spaceship and the Nomad terrestrial vehicle. Mass Effect: Andromeda‘s “A...

By Rory Young on 12 January 2017
Mass Effect Easter Egg Found On the Amazon Echo

Mass Effect Easter Egg Found On the Amazon Echo

A newly discovered Easter egg on the Amazon Echo is a direct reference to the popular sci-fi video game Mass Effect, which was stumbled upon by a Reddit user. Apparently, Alexa, the Amazon...

By Curt Hutson on 10 January 2017
Mass Effect an 'Inspiration' to Director James Gunn

Mass Effect an 'Inspiration' to Director James Gunn

Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn reveals that Mass Effect is one of his “biggest inspirations” and that he has played every game in the BioWare trilogy to the end. With the best...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 January 2017
ME: Andromeda: BioWare Promises Animation Improvements

ME: Andromeda: BioWare Promises Animation Improvements

The General Manager of the video game developer BioWare promises improvements for some of Mass Effect: Andromeda‘s animations and facial performance issues. Once BioWare revealed Mass Effec...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 January 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda - EA Access Users Play Early

Mass Effect: Andromeda - EA Access Users Play Early

The official Mass Effect Twitter page responds to a fan’s question, revealing that the upcoming Mass Effect: Andromeda will be playable early for EA Access subscribers. One of the perks of...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 January 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda Actors Talk Voicing Ryder Twins

Mass Effect: Andromeda Actors Talk Voicing Ryder Twins

Tom Taylorson and Fryda Wolff, the voices behind the Ryder twins in Mass Effect: Andromeda, star in a video that details their relationship in and out of game. It has been a strong start to...

By Cody Gravelle on 09 January 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda Multiplayer Info Coming 'Soon'

Mass Effect: Andromeda Multiplayer Info Coming 'Soon'

The video game developer BioWare reveals its intentions to provide Mass Effect: Andromeda fans with news and details about the game’s multiplayer “soon.” Now that BioWare has officially con...

By Kyle Sledge on 07 January 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda Trailer Shows Off New Vista

Mass Effect: Andromeda Trailer Shows Off New Vista

The latest trailer for Mass Effect: Andromeda arrives, showcasing a brand new locale and a wondrous display of the game’s combat. Suffice it to say, fans should be excited. It’s been a good...

By Riley Little on 06 January 2017
Mass Effect: Andromeda News Coming Today

Mass Effect: Andromeda News Coming Today

Mass Effect: Andromeda producer Michael Gamble reveals on Twitter that BioWare is planning to release new information about the game this morning at 10 AM PST. [UPDATE: BioWare’s General M...

By Boston Blake on 04 January 2017
Mass Effect 2 on PC Added to EA Origin

Mass Effect 2 on PC Added to EA Origin

The video game publisher Electronic Arts makes the PC version of BioWare’s science fiction RPG, Mass Effect 2, available for free through its Origin service. About a couple of weeks ago, El...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 January 2017
Star Wars Battlefront 2 Won't Add Conquest Game Mode

Star Wars Battlefront 2 Won't Add Conquest Game Mode

Star Wars Battlefront 2 will not feature the Conquest game mode according to DICE’s associate design director Dennis Brännvall. This is sure to hurt for Battlefront fans. When EA confirmed...

By Jasmine Henry on 24 December 2016
Battlefield 1 Releases They Shall Not Pass Concept Art

Battlefield 1 Releases They Shall Not Pass Concept Art

DICE and Electronic Arts officially release several images containing concept art for Battlefield 1‘s forthcoming downloadable content, They Shall Not Pass. After DICE and Electronic Arts p...

By Kyle Sledge on 24 December 2016
Battlefield 1 Grenade Crossbow Gameplay Revealed

Battlefield 1 Grenade Crossbow Gameplay Revealed

In advance of Giant’s Shadow releasing for free tomorrow for Battlefield 1 players, YouTuber Westie posts six minutes of gameplay on the new map and the new crossbow in action. Since its la...

By Derek Nichols on 23 December 2016
Battlefield 1 Update Has Weapon Nerfs, Spectator Mode

Battlefield 1 Update Has Weapon Nerfs, Spectator Mode

DICE and Electronic Arts provide official information on the latest update for the shooter Battlefield 1, detailing its weapon nerfs, Spectator Mode, and more. With Battlefield 1‘s Giant’s...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 December 2016
Star Wars Battlefront Death Star DLC Free This Weekend

Star Wars Battlefront Death Star DLC Free This Weekend

Star Wars Battlefront is celebrating the holidays by offering a free trial weekend of the Death Star DLC and some XP and credit rewards for logging in during the event. Due to its lack of...

By Denny Connolly on 21 December 2016
ME: Andromeda Devs Looking for Planet Size 'Balance'

ME: Andromeda Devs Looking for Planet Size 'Balance'

According to a BioWare producer, the video game developer continues to search for the right “balance” when it comes to Mass Effect: Andromeda‘s planet sizes. Considering the fact that Mass...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 December 2016
Battlefield 1's New Eye to Eye Mode Detailed

Battlefield 1's New Eye to Eye Mode Detailed

DICE and Electronic Arts provide official details explaining the new Eye to Eye game type for the World War I-inspired first-person shooter Battlefield 1. As of late, with content drops suc...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 December 2016
FIFA 17 Christmas Event Returns

FIFA 17 Christmas Event Returns

The FIFA 17 Christmas event called FUTmas begins, granting players additional squad building challenges, mystery packs, new tournament rules, and more!

By John Jacques on 14 December 2016
ME: Andromeda Creative Director Says to Keep Saves

ME: Andromeda Creative Director Says to Keep Saves

Mass Effect: Andromeda‘s creative director Mac Walters advises fans planning to get BioWare’s forthcoming science fiction title to hold on to their saves after playing. Although it has bee...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 December 2016
Battlefield 1 DLC Image Teases French Army

Battlefield 1 DLC Image Teases French Army

Battlefield 1 developers release official concept art for the World War I shooter’s forthcoming They Shall Not Pass DLC that features the French army. As of late, Battlefield 1 fans have b...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 December 2016
Battlefield 1 Free DLC 'Giant's Shadow' Lands Next Week

Battlefield 1 Free DLC 'Giant's Shadow' Lands Next Week

EA DICE is scheduling the launch of the forthcoming free Battlefield 1 DLC, Giant’s Shadow, for December 20. The DLC includes a map and a grenade crossbow weapon. Final details for Battlefi...

By Rory Young on 12 December 2016
Russia Calls for FIFA 17 Ban Claiming Propaganda

Russia Calls for FIFA 17 Ban Claiming Propaganda

Russian officials threaten a potential ban of EA Canada’s FIFA 17 due to the game featuring some pro LGBTQ content produced for a recent awareness campaign.

By John Jacques on 09 December 2016
Star Wars Battlefront Sequel 'Much Bigger' Says EA

Star Wars Battlefront Sequel 'Much Bigger' Says EA

Video game publisher and developer Electronic Arts teases its intentions to make the forthcoming sequel for Star Wars Battlefront “much bigger” than before. It’s no secret that Star Wars Ba...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 November 2016
What You Need to Know About the Voice Actors Strike

What You Need to Know About the Voice Actors Strike

With the video game voice actors strike well underway, Game Rant takes an in-depth look at the strike action, and how it reached this point in the first place. When the gaming community tal...

By Rob Gordon on 27 November 2016
Mass Effect Andromeda Devs Explain Romance Changes

Mass Effect Andromeda Devs Explain Romance Changes

The developers at BioWare explain how Mass Effect Andromeda approaches the science fiction series’ ability for players to have romances within the game. One of the most popular features wit...

By Kyle Sledge on 26 November 2016
Respawn Founder Talks Titanfall 3 Potential

Respawn Founder Talks Titanfall 3 Potential

Respawn Entertainment co-founder Vince Zampella discusses the positive reception to Titanfall 2 and whether a sequel may be in the cards for the titan vs. pilot game.

By Anthony Taormina on 26 November 2016
Details on Mass Effect: Andromeda’s Side Activities

Details on Mass Effect: Andromeda’s Side Activities

According to developer Bioware, Mass Effect: Andromeda boasts the largest universe ever seen in the Mass Effect series. And outside of the main quest and story line that players will pursue...

By Weston Albert on 25 November 2016
Mass Effect Andromeda Pre-Order Bonuses Revealed

Mass Effect Andromeda Pre-Order Bonuses Revealed

Thanks to a new listing on the Origin store, EA details what sort of pre-order goodies players can get for all three of the Mass Effect Andromeda editions. After being completely radio sile...

By Derek Nichols on 24 November 2016
Battlefield 1 Adds Multiplayer Mode for Scouts, Medics

Battlefield 1 Adds Multiplayer Mode for Scouts, Medics

DICE and Electronic Arts announce the addition a brand new multiplayer mode to the World War I shooter Battlefield 1 for the video game’s Scout and Medic classes. Considering the fact that...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 November 2016
Titanfall 2 Double XP Weekend Starts Friday

Titanfall 2 Double XP Weekend Starts Friday

Respawn Entertainment announces that this weekend will be host to a double XP event for Titanfall 2, allowing players to progress through the ranks in half the time.

By Maxwell Jeffery on 22 November 2016
Star Wars Battlefront Rogue One DLC Dated

Star Wars Battlefront Rogue One DLC Dated

Electronic Arts and DICE reveal the release date for the Rogue One: Scarif expansion for Star Wars Battlefront, which will add two new characters, four maps, and more. Last year, Electronic...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 November 2016
FBI: Hackers Stole Millions from EA Using FIFA

FBI: Hackers Stole Millions from EA Using FIFA

The FBI alleges that four hackers are guilty of conspiracy to commit wire fraud, having earned millions of dollars from an illegitimate FIFA coin mining scheme.

By John Jacques on 14 November 2016
Mass Effect: Andromeda Trailer Narrator Is Ryder's Dad

Mass Effect: Andromeda Trailer Narrator Is Ryder's Dad

BioWare’s creative director Mac Walters discusses the most recent trailer for Mass Effect: Andromeda, confirming the voice of its narrator belongs to main character Ryder’s father. Just rec...

By Kyle Sledge on 02 November 2016
Titanfall 2 Only Has Three Multiplayer Trophies

Titanfall 2 Only Has Three Multiplayer Trophies

Titanfall 2‘s trophies and achievements are revealed, showing that the game only has three trophies tied to multiplayer, whereas the rest are unlocked in the campaign. The first Titanfall...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 October 2016
Battlefield 1 Player Defies Gravity for Awesome Kill

Battlefield 1 Player Defies Gravity for Awesome Kill

One Battlefield 1 player discovers that in-game characters can defy gravity, by jumping between seats in a biplane while flying upside down during battle. With Battlefield 1 releasing last...

By Boston Blake on 29 October 2016
Titanfall 2 Skin Unlocked Through Battlefield 1

Titanfall 2 Skin Unlocked Through Battlefield 1

Video game publisher Electronic Arts offers Titanfall 2 fans a Battlefield 1 skin for mechs if they also play the company’s World War I first-person shooter. At this point in time, it’s pre...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 October 2016
Battlefield 1 Review

Battlefield 1 Review

Battlefield 1 is a nice changeup to the current state of shooters, providing massive warfare with an old-timey twist that any FPS connoisseur is sure to enjoy. It’s no secret that gamers h...

By Riley Little on 25 October 2016
Titanfall 2 Review

Titanfall 2 Review

Respawn Entertainment delivers on its promise for a memorable campaign and entertaining multiplayer with Titanfall 2, a polished title which shows the bond between man and metal. When Titan...

By John Jacques on 23 October 2016
Watch the First 15 Minutes of Titanfall 2's Campaign

Watch the First 15 Minutes of Titanfall 2's Campaign

IGN publishes the first 15 minutes of gameplay of the single-player campaign for Respawn Entertainment’s forthcoming first-person shooter Titanfall 2. Although Electronic Arts recently disa...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 October 2016
EA Starts Week of Battlefield 1 Streams

EA Starts Week of Battlefield 1 Streams

Electronic Arts announces plans for numerous livestreams for Battlefield 1 that begin this week and continue all the way up to the game’s official launch. With the official release date for...

By Kyle Sledge on 10 October 2016
Battlefield 1 Teases Lawrence of Arabia Story Mission

Battlefield 1 Teases Lawrence of Arabia Story Mission

DICE releases a teaser trailer for Battlefield 1 which shows news gameplay footage from the campaign mission Nothing is Written, which also features Lawrence of Arabia. After a summer fille...

By Derek Nichols on 10 October 2016
New Star Wars The Old Republic Cinematic Trailer Debuts

New Star Wars The Old Republic Cinematic Trailer Debuts

Don’t miss the epic and beautifully animated cinematic trailer for Star Wars: The Old Republic‘s upcoming expansion, titled Knights of the Eternal Throne. The latest expansion for Star War...

By Weston Albert on 10 October 2016
FIFA 17 Guide: How To Dab

FIFA 17 Guide: How To Dab

Fancy showing off a world class goal in FIFA 17 with a very special celebration? Check out this guide for how to pull off the Paul Pogba-approved Dab and celebrate in style.

By Rob Gordon on 09 October 2016
FIFA 17 Guide: How to Get Skill Points

FIFA 17 Guide: How to Get Skill Points

Looking for how best to get Skill Points in FIFA 17? Look no further than this guide, which reveals what you need to know to get the most out of Skill Points from Pro Clubs.

By Rob Gordon on 09 October 2016
FIFA 17: Best Young Players for Career Mode

FIFA 17: Best Young Players for Career Mode

Looking for the best young players for FIFA 17’s Career Mode? Check out this handy guide to give players all the answers they need to build up a team of hidden gems.

By Rob Gordon on 09 October 2016
Titanfall 2 Single Player Campaign Trailer Releases

Titanfall 2 Single Player Campaign Trailer Releases

Respawn Entertainment delivers an early look at Titanfall 2‘s single player campaign with a cinematic trailer that showcases the role of pilot and Titan. More Titanfall 2 trailers are alway...

By Rory Young on 08 October 2016
Respawn Capping Titanfall 2 Frames on PC at 144

Respawn Capping Titanfall 2 Frames on PC at 144

Respawn Entertainment holds a Q&A regarding the PC release of Titanfall 2 and reveals that a potential cap of 144 FPS on the PC version is being discussed. Frame rates in general are a...

By Rory Young on 05 October 2016
Respawn Says Xbox Exclusivity Was 'Out of Our Hands'

Respawn Says Xbox Exclusivity Was 'Out of Our Hands'

Respawn Entertainment’s Dusty Welch and Joel Emslie discuss how the decision was made to make the original Titanfall console exclusive to Xbox systems. The original Titanfall blew away thos...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 October 2016
Battlefield Drops Battlelog Name for Companion App

Battlefield Drops Battlelog Name for Companion App

DICE reveals that Battlefield’s companion app is losing its Battlelog branding in advance of Battlefield 1‘s release, with the app soon to be called Battlefield Companion. With the upcoming...

By Rob Gordon on 26 September 2016
DICE Teases Battlefield 1 Campaign Trailer

DICE Teases Battlefield 1 Campaign Trailer

EA drops a brief tease of aerial action ahead of the release of a trailer for the single-player campaign to be included in Battlefield 1, which is set to go live on September 27. We’ve alre...

By Brad Jones on 26 September 2016
Battlefield 1 Campaign Details Revealed by DICE

Battlefield 1 Campaign Details Revealed by DICE

DICE releases more information and details on the Battlefield 1 single player campaign including what players can expect and how it’s different from past single player efforts. Fans of the...

By Derek Nichols on 25 September 2016
Battlefield 1 Official Single Player Trailer

Battlefield 1 Official Single Player Trailer

The single player campaign trailer for EA DICE’s upcoming shooter, Battlefield 1, is now available to watch and contains 2 minutes of World War I “adventure.” With Battlefield 1‘s launch da...

By Rory Young on 25 September 2016
Battlefield 1 Devs Explain Melee Combat

Battlefield 1 Devs Explain Melee Combat

Video game developer DICE writes a blog post explaining how the melee combat system works within its forthcoming first-person shooter Battlefield 1. Since the release date for Battlefield 1...

By Kyle Sledge on 25 September 2016
Battlefield 1 EA Access Perks Detailed

Battlefield 1 EA Access Perks Detailed

Electronic Arts unveils more details involving the Play First Trial for EA and Origin Access subscribers for its forthcoming first-person shooter Battlefield 1. With Battlefield 1 having re...

By Kyle Sledge on 25 September 2016
Battlefield 1 File Size Revealed

Battlefield 1 File Size Revealed

Thanks to the keen eye of an Xbox One gamer, Battlefield 1’s file size is revealed to be 43 GB, meaning gamers may have to clear some space to prepare for the shooter. It’s the final stretc...

By Boston Blake on 25 September 2016
Titanfall 2 to Take Advantage of PS4 Pro's Extra Power

Titanfall 2 to Take Advantage of PS4 Pro's Extra Power

Respawn Entertainment confirms that its first-person shooter Titanfall 2 will take advantage of the PlayStation 4’s extra power upon the console’s launch this fall. Following Sony’s reveal...

By Kyle Sledge on 24 September 2016
Titanfall 2 'Colliseum' 1v1 Mode

Titanfall 2 'Colliseum' 1v1 Mode

Titanfall 2 is adding a special one versus one game mode, accessible only through exclusive tickets included with purchases of Doritos and Mountain Dew. Update: A representative for Electr...

By Rory Young on 22 September 2016
Titanfall 2 Trailer Highlights Customization Options

Titanfall 2 Trailer Highlights Customization Options

In a new trailer, art director Joel Emslie reveals the huge amount of visual customization options players will have for their pilot and titan once Titanfall 2 launches. Since wrapping up t...

By Derek Nichols on 22 September 2016
Download FIFA 17 Demo and Try Out New Campaign Feature

Download FIFA 17 Demo and Try Out New Campaign Feature

Soccer fans can now download a demo of FIFA 17 that gives players a sneak peek at The Journey, which is EA Sports’ attempt to add a story to the traditional FIFA experience. When EA showed...

By Jason Gallagher on 18 September 2016
Battlefield 1's First DLC Map to be Free

Battlefield 1's First DLC Map to be Free

DICE and Electronic Arts officially announce that the first DLC map for the forthcoming first-person shooter Battlefield 1 will be available to fans free of charge. According to a new post...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 September 2016
Star Wars Battlefront: Death Star Trailer, Release Date

Star Wars Battlefront: Death Star Trailer, Release Date

DICE and Electronic Arts officially reveal a brand new gameplay trailer and announce the release date for Star Wars Battlefront‘s forthcoming Death Star DLC. About a month ago, Star Wars Ba...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 September 2016
Battlefield 1 PC Recommended Requirements Revealed

Battlefield 1 PC Recommended Requirements Revealed

DICE and Electronic Arts officially reveal the system requirements and recommended specifications to run its forthcoming first-person shooter Battlefield 1 on PC. With a little more than a...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 September 2016
Battlefield 1 Beta Had More Players Than Battlefront

Battlefield 1 Beta Had More Players Than Battlefront

Video Game publisher Electronic Arts reveals that the numbers for Battlefield 1‘s beta show more players taking part in its trial than Star Wars Battlefront‘s. Although Battlefield 1‘s beta...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 September 2016
Enter Game Rant's FIFA 17 Giveaway

Enter Game Rant's FIFA 17 Giveaway

We have chosen our FIFA 17 Giveaway winners – CONGRATULATIONS to Ari and Alan! Game Rant is back with another giveaway, and this contest is open to EVERYONE. For this contest we have 2 (TWO...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 September 2016
Titanfall 2 Execution on Display in New Video

Titanfall 2 Execution on Display in New Video

Video game developer Respawn Entertainment releases a short trailer for Titanfall 2 that offers fans a look at one of the Titan’s moves and powerful executions. Now that Respawn Entertainme...

By Kyle Sledge on 16 September 2016
Rio Ferdinand Is Not Happy About His FIFA 17 Stats

Rio Ferdinand Is Not Happy About His FIFA 17 Stats

Retired pro footballer and England international Rio Ferdinand is upset about his player rating in a FIFA 17 ultimate team card, which gave him a harsh passing rating.

By John Jacques on 14 September 2016
FIFA Producer Sheds Light on Player Ratings

FIFA Producer Sheds Light on Player Ratings

EA Sports producer Michael Mueller-Moehring gives some insight into the process of establishing ratings for the 18,000 players that comprise the FIFA 17 roster.

By Brad Jones on 14 September 2016
NHL 17 Review

NHL 17 Review

The latest hockey video game from EA Sports finally gets the series back on track, with NHL 17 giving fans almost every thing they could ask for from the series. It’s been a rocky few years...

By Riley Little on 10 September 2016
Battlefield 1 Beta Ends on Thursday

Battlefield 1 Beta Ends on Thursday

Video game publisher Electronic Arts officially announces this Thursday as the end date for the open beta for its World War I first-person shooter Battlefield 1. For those fans who have yet...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 September 2016
Battlefield 1 Open Beta Info

Battlefield 1 Open Beta Info

Here is the starting information for Battlefield 1‘s upcoming PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One open beta, for both EA Insiders and the rest. Battlefield 1 has quickly become one of the most a...

By Rory Young on 29 August 2016
Madden NFL 17 Review

Madden NFL 17 Review

Madden NFL 17 doesn’t move the series forward in any significant ways, but it provides one of the most polished NFL football video game experiences to date.

By Dalton Cooper on 27 August 2016
Here's When the Next Titanfall 2 Beta Starts

Here's When the Next Titanfall 2 Beta Starts

Respawn’s Lead Engineer Jon Shiring details the development team’s findings from Titanfall 2‘s recent weekend test, as well as what they will be testing in the upcoming beta. This past week...

By Fred Harvey on 23 August 2016
Titanfall 2 Open Multiplayer Test Announced

Titanfall 2 Open Multiplayer Test Announced

Respawn Entertainment is hosting a Titanfall 2 open multiplayer technical test from August 19 through August 21, featuring two all new gameplay modes. Titanfall 2‘s October 28 launch day lo...

By Rory Young on 23 August 2016
Titanfall 2 Trailer Reveals All Six Titans

Titanfall 2 Trailer Reveals All Six Titans

Respawn Entertainment releases a new trailer for Titanfall 2 revealing all six of the new Titan classes players can pick from in the various multiplayer modes. It’s been a busy couple of we...

By Derek Nichols on 23 August 2016
Titanfall 2 Gets Fan Favorite Titanfall Map as Free DLC

Titanfall 2 Gets Fan Favorite Titanfall Map as Free DLC

According to a tweet from developer Respawn Entertainment, the fan favorite Titanfall map Angel City will be coming to Titanfall 2 as a free DLC for all players. This past weekend wrapped u...

By Boston Blake on 22 August 2016
Titanfall 2 Tech Test is Making Changes

Titanfall 2 Tech Test is Making Changes

Respawn paid close attention to player feedback during last weekend’s Titanfall 2 test and they are claiming to have significant changes in time for the next test. Titanfall 2 ran its first...

By Fred Harvey on 22 August 2016
Titanfall 2 Beta Not Coming to PC

Titanfall 2 Beta Not Coming to PC

Respawn Entertainment explains in news post that PC gamers won’t have access to Titanfall 2’s upcoming beta in an effort to keep some aspects of the game a secret. Ever since the current ge...

By Boston Blake on 22 August 2016
New Battlefield 1 Map Shows Off Horse Combat

New Battlefield 1 Map Shows Off Horse Combat

During Gamescom 2016, Electronic Arts showed off a new desert map for Battlefield 1’s multiplayer experience, which includes horse riding and combat. When Electronic Arts first announced...

By Boston Blake on 17 August 2016
Titanfall 2 Campaign Details & Trailer

Titanfall 2 Campaign Details & Trailer

Developer Respawn Entertainment is offering players a closer look at Titanfall 2‘s single player campaign with new details and a cinematic teaser trailer. Although Titanfall’s multiplayer e...

By Anthony Taormina on 16 August 2016
Titanfall 2 Cross-Play Possible

Titanfall 2 Cross-Play Possible

Video game developer Respawn Entertainment discusses the possibility of including cross-play support for its forthcoming first-person shooter Titanfall 2. As is the case with the majority o...

By Kyle Sledge on 16 August 2016
New Battlefield 1 Map Teased

New Battlefield 1 Map Teased

In a blog post, EA reveals that a new Battlefield 1 trailer will be released next week, saying that it will reveal a new map and possibly a new vehicle. Dice’s decision to pivot away from...

By Fred Harvey on 09 August 2016
Star Wars Battlefront Offline Skirmish Mode Is Here

Star Wars Battlefront Offline Skirmish Mode Is Here

DICE-developed multiplayer shooter Star Wars Battlefront receives a new offline game mode in the form of Skirmish, alongside a number of other changes. It’s fair to say that offline Star...

By Rob Gordon on 25 July 2016
Star Wars Battlefront Getting Rogue One DLC

Star Wars Battlefront Getting Rogue One DLC

Star Wars Battlefront is getting Rogue One tie-in DLC that will feature the tropical planet of Scarif as well as Rogue One characters Jyn Erso and Director Orson Krennic. Star Wars Battlefront all...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 July 2016
Hands On: Battlefield 1's Multiplayer is Spectacular

Hands On: Battlefield 1's Multiplayer is Spectacular

One Game Rant editor goes hands-on with Battlefield 1‘s multiplayer and its absurd player count, vehicles, and visually stunning battles. Battlefield has never looked this good. Over the years, the B...

By Riley Little on 26 June 2016
ME: Andromeda 'Moving' From Paragon/Renegade System

ME: Andromeda 'Moving' From Paragon/Renegade System

Mass Effect: Andromeda‘s developer reveals its plans on “moving away” from the Paragon and Renegade morality system found in the franchise’s previous games. Although relatively little is k...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 June 2016
Could The Titanfall 2 Release Date Be A Problem?

Could The Titanfall 2 Release Date Be A Problem?

After EA revealed the Titanfall 2 release date at E3 2016, one writer examines how this launch window could be a problem for the success of the first person shooter sequel. For many, the reveal of Ti...

By Derek Nichols on 22 June 2016
Star Wars Battlefront Bespin DLC Arrives Today

Star Wars Battlefront Bespin DLC Arrives Today

The Bespin DLC for DICE’s and Electronic Arts’ sci-fi shooter Star Wars Battlefront arrives today, bringing a sizeable new patch for players of the game. As seen in the launch trailer for Star Wars B...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 June 2016
Mass Effect: Andromeda Ignores Mass Effect 3 Ending

Mass Effect: Andromeda Ignores Mass Effect 3 Ending

Mass Effect: Andromeda is effectively ignoring the endings of Mass Effect 3, putting distance both in setting and in story between the two RPG shooters. The absence of Mass Effect: Andromeda gamepla...

By Rory Young on 20 June 2016
New Star Wars Battlefront Trailer For Bespin DLC

New Star Wars Battlefront Trailer For Bespin DLC

A launch trailer for Star Wars Battlefront‘s next DLC, Bespin, set in Cloud City releases, showing off new heroes, weapons, maps, as well as a new mode. For those who own the Star Wars Battlefront se...

By Weston Albert on 17 June 2016
Mass Effect Novels to Tell Tale Between ME3 & Andromeda

Mass Effect Novels to Tell Tale Between ME3 & Andromeda

An upcoming series of novels from publisher Titan Books link the story between video game developer BioWare’s Mass Effect 3 and Mass Effect: Andromeda. This August, those gaming fans antici...

By Kyle Sledge on 14 June 2016
EA Shows Behind the Scenes Look at Star Wars Games

EA Shows Behind the Scenes Look at Star Wars Games

Electronic Arts gives Star Wars fans a behind-the-scenes look at the production process for the multiple games it has in development for the science fiction universe. Today, Electronic Arts...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 June 2016
Mirror's Edge Catalyst Review

Mirror's Edge Catalyst Review

Mirror’s Edge Catalyst has some exciting and refined free-running mechanics, but the missions and modes that support the gameplay are content-thin and generic. Mirror’s Edge Catalyst is that rare fo...

By Anthony Taormina on 06 June 2016
E3 2016: FIFA 17 Trailers

E3 2016: FIFA 17 Trailers

FIFA 17 receives a pair of trailers during EA’s E3 2016 presentation, showing off the soccer game’s new features and an intriguing new gameplay mode known as The Journey. Many gamers will...

By Rob Gordon on 04 June 2016
Titanfall 2 Leaks Claim October Release, Grappling Hook

Titanfall 2 Leaks Claim October Release, Grappling Hook

Several leaks claim that Respawn Entertainment’s forthcoming shooter Titanfall 2 gets an October release date, and contains a grappling hook for use in-game. If the Reddit user known as “ilovegoogleg...

By Kyle Sledge on 25 May 2016
Play Mirror's Edge Catalyst Five Days Early

Play Mirror's Edge Catalyst Five Days Early

EA announces that its upcoming action-adventure game Mirror’s Edge Catalyst will be available to EA Access and Origin Access subscribers five days early. In Mirror’s Edge Catalyst, players will parko...

By Jasmine Henry on 24 May 2016
Battlefield 1's World War I Setting Was the Right Move

Battlefield 1's World War I Setting Was the Right Move

Find out why one writer thinks that DICE’s decision to have Battlefield 1 set during World War I was ultimately the right move for the Battlefield franchise. After Battlefield 4‘s rocky launch and th...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 May 2016
Why Star Wars Battlefront Didn't Have Single Player

Why Star Wars Battlefront Didn't Have Single Player

EA Studios boss Patrick Soderlund reveals why Star Wars Battlefront didn’t have a single player campaign, and teases that the sequel will address that issue. Star Wars Battlefront was one of the most...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 May 2016
EA Chief Creative Director Leaves

EA Chief Creative Director Leaves

The chief creative director at Electronic Arts, Richard Hilleman, leaves EA after spending the last 33 years with the company, where he helped create the EA Sports label. It’s the end of an era at El...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 May 2016
EA Boss Almost Shut Down Battlefield WWI Pitch

EA Boss Almost Shut Down Battlefield WWI Pitch

At an annual investors briefing, EA reveals it almost shot down the World War I pitch from DICE for Battlefield 1 before eventually greenlighting the project. Battlefield fans were pleasantly surpris...

By Derek Nichols on 18 May 2016
BioWare is Working on a New IP

BioWare is Working on a New IP

Mass Effect and Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic developer BioWare is reportedly working on a brand new IP — and the game might not be an RPG. In the years since the studio was founded back in...

By Brad Jones on 17 May 2016
Battlefield 1: Everything We Know So Far

Battlefield 1: Everything We Know So Far

Battlefield 1 has quickly become one of the most anticipated games of the year, and we have compiled everything you need to know about the game in one place. EA and DICE went all out with the Battle...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 May 2016
Is The Battlefield 1 Trailer Historically Accurate?

Is The Battlefield 1 Trailer Historically Accurate?

Gamers wondering if the Battlefield 1 trailer is actually historically accurate can now take a look at this in-depth analysis from a popular WW1 channel. The Battlefield 1 trailer has accumulated over...

By John Jacques on 11 May 2016
Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 Review

Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 Review

Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2’s solo quests, hub world, and robust split-screen options make it a significant improvement over its predecessor.

By Dalton Cooper on 05 May 2016
Garden Warfare 2, UFC 2 on EA Access

Garden Warfare 2, UFC 2 on EA Access

EA announces that three of its highly anticipated titles will appear first on the Xbox One exclusive EA Access, but each title will only appear a mere five days before the game’s official release.

By Evan Hopkins on 05 May 2016
GR Pick: Battlefield 1 Trailer Remade in GTA 5

GR Pick: Battlefield 1 Trailer Remade in GTA 5

One gaming fan uses Rockstar Games’ Grand Theft Auto 5 to recreate the trailer for DICE’s and Electronic Arts’ forthcoming World War I-themed shooter, Battlefield 1. As many gamers are prob...

By Kyle Sledge on 02 May 2016
Battlefield 1 Versus Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare

Battlefield 1 Versus Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare

One editor reflects on the reveals for Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare and Battlefield 1, and how comparisons between the two are largely expected from the publishers involved. It’s starte...

By Riley Little on 27 April 2016
Mirror's Edge Catalyst PC Specs Revealed

Mirror's Edge Catalyst PC Specs Revealed

The PC specifications for Mirror’s Edge Catalyst have been revealed, allowing gamers to see if their rigs match up to the minimum and recommend specifications. Gamers accepted into the closed beta fo...

By John Jacques on 21 April 2016
EA Pulls Mass Effect 2 Donald Trump Propaganda Video

EA Pulls Mass Effect 2 Donald Trump Propaganda Video

After Donald Trump tweeted a fan-made trailer for the politician based on Mass Effect 2, Electronic Arts has requested and enforced the removal of the footage from YouTube. As a gaming journalist, re...

By Riley Little on 23 March 2016
Mass Effect: Andromeda Writer Joins Bungie

Mass Effect: Andromeda Writer Joins Bungie

Chris Schlerf, the lead writer for Mass Effect: Andromeda, has left BioWare to join Bungie, presumably to work on the studio’s popular Destiny franchise. Is the long-anticipated Mass Effect...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 February 2016
Fallout 4 Mods Add Mass Effect Armor and Shepard

Fallout 4 Mods Add Mass Effect Armor and Shepard

A couple of dedicated sci-fi junkies use mods to inject Mass Effect‘s N7 armor and its protagonist Commander Shepard into Bethesda’s post-apocalyptic RPG, Fallout 4. Should Fallout 4 fans wish to ven...

By Kyle Sledge on 24 January 2016
E3 2015: ‘Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2’ Reveal Trailer, Story Details

E3 2015: ‘Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2’ Reveal Trailer, Story Details

Last year, EA took the quirky casual tower defense style series Plants vs. Zombies and gave it a shooter makeover. The result was the original Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare, a goofy game in its...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 May 2015
Top 10 Mass Effect Squad Members

Top 10 Mass Effect Squad Members

Mass Effect 4 has to be one of the most highly sought-after titles currently in development. Fans of BioWare’s much-lauded science fiction series have been on tenterhooks over the fourth iteration...

By Rob Gordon on 26 May 2015
Castlevania Spiritual Successor on the Way?

Castlevania Spiritual Successor on the Way?

Each week Game Rant spotlights a few stories that were found to be interesting, but that didn’t make the front page. In this week’s Video Game Round-Up, we discuss a new Hearthstone player mileston...

By Boston Blake on 25 May 2015
The Game Awards 2014: Nominations

The Game Awards 2014: Nominations

The nominations for the first ever edition of ‘The Game Awards’ have been unveiled, including YouTube celebs and eSports players.

By Rob Keyes on 08 May 2015
2015 Game Developers Choice Awards Nominations

2015 Game Developers Choice Awards Nominations

The annual Game Developers Choice Awards reveal the finalists for 2015 with Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor, Destiny, Alien: Isolation and Hearthstone leading the pack.

By Rob Keyes on 08 May 2015
Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 Gameplay Revealed

Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 Gameplay Revealed

After revealing ‘Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare 2’ with a CGI trailer at Microsoft’s E3 press conference, EA has finally showed off over 5 minutes of actual gameplay.

By Derek Nichols on 05 May 2015
Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 Impressions

Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 Impressions

Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 upgrades the original game’s accessible multiplayer with new game modes, characters, and classes, as well as local co-op and solo play.

By Christopher Gates on 05 May 2015
NHL 14 Stanley Cup Playoffs Prediction

NHL 14 Stanley Cup Playoffs Prediction

It appears that this year’s NHL playoffs just might be another good one for Boston Bruin fans, that is if EA Sports‘ annual simulation is at all accurate. According to the simulation, the Boston Br...

By Geet Arora on 23 June 2014
'NHL 15': First Free Update

'NHL 15': First Free Update

EA Sports has taken heat over this year’s release of NHL 15 on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, a game which lacks many basic features that were in last year’s game. It appears EA is attempting to make...

By Jason Gallagher on 22 June 2014
Next 'Mass Effect' Game Lands 'Halo 4' Writer

Next 'Mass Effect' Game Lands 'Halo 4' Writer

The Mass Effect trilogy was one of the most well-loved game series of the last generation. Fans fell in love with the series’ impressive interactive storytelling – aside from a prickly reception to...

By Rob Gordon on 28 May 2014
FIFA 14 & NHL 14 (Gamescom)

FIFA 14 & NHL 14 (Gamescom)

This September will be a big month for sports games, as two iconic titles bear down on goal together. FIFA 14 arrives in time for the World Cup festivities, looking every bit the champion franchise...

By Samuel James Riley on 23 June 2013
NHL 14 (Collision Physics)

NHL 14 (Collision Physics)

Being on top of a genre can can earn developers a bit of a break, but not for those behind NHL 14. As the team behind the best (and only) hockey simulation, EA Sports is taking the praise and awards...

By Andrew Dyce on 23 June 2013
NHL 14 (NHL 94 Mode)

NHL 14 (NHL 94 Mode)

The developers of the NHL series have made it clear for years now that their march forward in terms of simulation and veracity is unwavering, with NHL 13 being closer to the real thing (for good and...

By Andrew Dyce on 23 June 2013
NHL 14

NHL 14

Given their yearly release cycle, some sports simulations come under constant attack for dragging their feet, or growing stagnant from a lack of competition; but that’s one problem the NHL series h...

By Andrew Dyce on 23 June 2013
NHL 14 - Cover Athlete

NHL 14 - Cover Athlete

Gamers await the launch of their favorite sports video game every year, and in my homeland of Canada the game of choice is none other than the NHL franchise. Headed up by Electronic Arts, NHL 14 is...

By Riley Little on 22 June 2013
'NHL 14' Hands-On Preview

'NHL 14' Hands-On Preview

With every new year comes a new edition of NHL, EA Sports‘s award-winning hockey simulation. But with each new installment comes new promises that the series is taking a big step forward – sooner o...

By Andrew Dyce on 22 June 2013
‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ ‘Far Cry 3,’ and ‘Halo 4’ headline the nominees for the 2013 D.I.C.E. Awards. Check out the full list of nominations right here!

By Jeff Schille on 27 April 2013
2013 Canadian Videogame Awards: Finalists Revealed

2013 Canadian Videogame Awards: Finalists Revealed

‘Mark of the Ninja’ leads the 2013 Canadian Videogame Awards finalists along with Assassin’s Creed 3, Far Cry 3, Mass Effect 3, MechWarrior Online, Sleeping Dogs and more!

By Rob Keyes on 27 April 2013
2013 Canadian Videogame Awards: Winners & Thoughts

2013 Canadian Videogame Awards: Winners & Thoughts

‘Far Cry 3’ takes home the most wins at the 2013 Canadian Video Game Awards. See the full winners lists and some thoughts here.

By Rob Keyes on 27 April 2013
15th Annual Interactive Achievement Awards

15th Annual Interactive Achievement Awards

Even with the PlayStation Vita less than two weeks away and the floodgates of Mass Effect 3 news inbound, it’s hard to forget (or stop playing) the games of 2011, one of the best years for indie an...

By Rob Keyes on 26 May 2012
The Best of E3 2012: Nominations

The Best of E3 2012: Nominations

Leading up to E3 2012, many of the big game announcements were unveiled early, from Star Wars 1313 to Gears of War: Judgment. Still, there were a few pleasant surprises during the five major press...

By Rob Keyes on 20 May 2012
Spike 2011 Video Game Awards Nominees & Hall of Fame Inductee

Spike 2011 Video Game Awards Nominees & Hall of Fame Inductee

The full list of nominees for the 2011 Spike Video Game Awards have been announced with a special “Hall of Fame” award being introduced given to ‘The Legend of Zelda’ franchise.

By Tyler Schirado on 29 April 2012
‘Battlefield’ Celebrates 10th Anniversary With $10 Games

‘Battlefield’ Celebrates 10th Anniversary With $10 Games

Act fast! Today only Electronic Arts is selling Battlefield 2, Bad Company 2, Battlefield 2142 and Battlefield 3 all for $10 in celebration of the franchise’s 10-year anniversary.

By Rob Keyes on 25 March 2012
Our 25 Most Anticipated Games of 2012

Our 25 Most Anticipated Games of 2012

While we live for looking forward to what new games come out each year, we dread the overwhelming process of  picking only a select few to rank as our most anticipated. Starting with a...

By Rob Keyes on 26 February 2012
Game Rant Video Game Awards: Nominations

Game Rant Video Game Awards: Nominations

The wave of major new video game releases has finally settled as 2011 winds down and we prepare to celebrate the new year. But before we look forward to an even bigger year of gaming in...

By Rob Keyes on 16 February 2012
Weekly Video Game News Roundup: April 27th

Weekly Video Game News Roundup: April 27th

In this week’s roundup, weep as Splash Damage announces Risen 2 console delays, realize that smartphones will soon surpass the Xbox 360, hear from Syndicate CEO about dashed expectations,...

By Curt Hutson on 31 January 2012
Weekly Video Game News Roundup: May 26th

Weekly Video Game News Roundup: May 26th

In this roundup, we wonder why Jenova Chen thinks games aren’t good enough for adults, do a double-take with EA’s generous proposition to indie studios, stare at some Resistance: Burning...

By Curt Hutson on 17 January 2012
5 Best Games of 2012...So Far

5 Best Games of 2012...So Far

As we reach the mid-point of 2012 it’s time to look back on the first part of the year and all of the games that released to either glorious fanfare, or relative secrecy. While the qual...

By Anthony Taormina on 17 January 2012
Game Rant’s 2010 Video Game Award Winners

Game Rant’s 2010 Video Game Award Winners

The winners have been announced for the 2010 Game Rant Video Game Awards. Read on to find out our 2010 game of the year!

By Rob Keyes on 31 May 2011
EA DLC Discounted by Fifty Percent on Xbox Live

EA DLC Discounted by Fifty Percent on Xbox Live

Fan of EA games? For a limited time, EA DLC will be available at 50% discount on Xbox Live. Click here to see what’s available.

By Jason Weissman on 11 May 2011
The Baconing

The Baconing

The third game in the DeathSpank series, known simply as ‘The Baconing,’ is now available on Xbox Live Arcade and PSN. Does it match the quirky adventure fun of its predecessors? Read our review.

By C.J. Smillie on 11 May 2011
‘Battlefield 3’ Gulf Of Oman & Sharqi Peninsula Concept Art

‘Battlefield 3’ Gulf Of Oman & Sharqi Peninsula Concept Art

Concept artwork has been released for two more maps in ‘Battlefield 3’s Back to Karkand map pack, and it’s clear that the developers aren’t cutting corners.

By Sebastian Gaweda on 25 March 2011
Behind-the-Scenes of Battlefield 3

Behind-the-Scenes of Battlefield 3

EA Pwned met up with DICE recently to discuss ‘Battlefield 3’ and here are the highlights, ranging from the technology behind it to the impressively real guns and animations.

By Sebastian Gaweda on 25 March 2011
DeathSpank

DeathSpank

DeathSpank, an action role-playing game from Hothead Studios, is due for release July 13 for PSN, and July 14 on XBLA. Check out a trailer for the $15 chicken bashing, monster thrashing adventure afte...

By Joey Victorio on 11 May 2010
NPD Numbers Show Madden Sales Soar with Huge Gain in PS3 Numbers

NPD Numbers Show Madden Sales Soar with Huge Gain in PS3 Numbers

The NPD Group recently released their numbers for console and game sales for the month of August. As expected, EA Sports’ Madden NFL 11 blew away the competition.

By T.J. Lauerman on 27 April 2010
DICE Will Never Charge for Battlefield Maps

DICE Will Never Charge for Battlefield Maps

In a statement clearly designed to take advantage of Modern Warfare 2‘s preposterous DLC pricing, DICE Senior Producer Patrick Bach told Xbox 360 Magazine that they would never make customers pay for...

By Phillipe Bosher on 25 March 2010