EA Play now available on console with Game Pass Ultimate, coming to PC Dec 15

EA Play was first announced to be coming to Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers back in September. But, today the service actually launched, right alongside Xbox Series X and S. Starting today, Xbox gamers can take advantage of EA Play as long as they have an active Game Pass Ultimate subscription. However, PC players will have to wait until December 15 before the service is available. Want to learn more about how to utilize EA Play with Game Pass, and what titles are available on both services? Keep reading to find out more.

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Journey to Batuu with the latest Sims 4 Star Wars expansion coming September 8

The Sims 4 has long been a favorite game of mine that I often return to when I’m not reviewing or playing faster-paced titles. EA, which has long been the studio behind Star Wars games, has bridging two iconic worlds with the Sims 4 Star Wars: Journey to Batuu expansion. Launching September 8, this game pack will arrive on PC, PlayStation, and Xbox systems, bringing with it the ability for players to “play with life” and create their own unique Star Wars story in a galaxy far, far away.

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EA/Origin Access become EA Play, launches August 31 on Steam and more

Whether you’ve been a subscriber to EA Access or Origin Access in the past, both services are now coming under now roof. EA Play, as the new service is called offers a fresh new look, all the same benefits as before, and even more. Launching on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Origin, and also Steam (for the first time), EA Play is the best way to enjoy games from Electronics Arts regardless of what platform you play on.

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FIFA 21 launches October 9 with updated career mode, attacking systems, more

FIFA is one of the most-played games when it comes to sports series, as soccer is a fan-favorite the world over. While we got a very quick preview of the game during EA’s Play Showcase back in June, we now have more information about a reworked career mode and new online experiences in EA’s FIFA 21.

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Crysis Remastered leaks on Microsoft store: New trailer, release date, more

Details and screenshots on the upcoming Crysis Remastered have now leaked ahead of tomorrow’s scheduled reveal. Courtesy of Microsoft’s online storefront, a listing for the game has now popped up with a series of screenshots, a new trailer, what appears to be the official release date, and more. Head below for everything.

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Everything you need to know from EA Play, the E3 showcase we didn’t get

Last night’s EA Play event was packed full of first looks and teases at upcoming video games from the popular developer. On top of an expansive look at upcoming Apex Legends content, EA also detailed a number of games and showed off first looks from various titles. We have all of the details from last night’s event down below, including a number of first-look trailers and expanded coverage of upcoming titles like Madden 21 and FIFA 21.

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Star Wars Squadrons’ aerial space combat comes to PS4, Xbox, and PC this year

EA has now officially unveiled the new Star Wars Squadrons. Billed as the next big Star Wars game, it is set for release later this year on all major (current generation) consoles along with VR support. Focused almost solely on aerial combat, players will be dawning their very own starship across both a single player campaign and a new multiplayer suite. Head below for more early details and a first look at the official reveal trailer.

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Final update for Battlefield V is here with new maps, weapons, vehicles, more

Battlefield V, released in 2018, received its final content update a few days ago. While DICE and EA have vowed to keep doing bug fixes for the game, you’ll not see another major content rework released for Battlefield V after this summer update. With the latest release, you’ll get two new maps, nine new weapons, six new vehicles, five new gadgets, and three new types of grenades. That’s quite a bit of content, so let’s break it all down.

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Need for Speed Heat will offer PC, PS4, and Xbox cross-play starting tomorrow

Criterion Games has now announced that Need for Speed Heat will be the first EA cross-play title. A new update coming to the game tomorrow will enable players to engage in cross-platform multiplayer — the first EA-published game to include the feature. Before 25+ EA titles land on Steam and EA Access this summer, players will be kicking it in to the next gear via cross-platform multiplayer races in the latest Need for Speed title. Head below for all the details.

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EA is launching 25+ games on Steam, EA Access coming this summer

Starting today, EA, or Electronic Arts, is launching its first wave os 25+ games on Steam. Previously, these titles were only available on Origin, but now EA is learning from Microsoft after the company launched a few of its exclusive titles on Steam, which eventually joined the best-seller list on Valve’s gaming platform. Keep reading to see what games are coming and learn more about what you can expect from EA Access on steam later this summer.

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The Sims 4 Eco Lifestyle expansion lets your actions affect the environment

Sims 4 is EA’s latest lifestyle simulation game and is the continuation of the long-standing series of games that have been out for years and years. I’ve always enjoyed playing The Sims, and the newest installment offers quite a few new expansions. The latest update is Eco Lifestyle and brings an all-new play style to the game that we’ve never seen before. Your actions in-game will affect the overall town at Evergreen Harbor, but what all changes as you play?

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Long-lost Star Wars Battlefront multiplayer gets revived + Vader Immortal VR

Today we have some news on the Vader Immortal VR game as well as 2004’s beloved Star Wars Battlefront. In celebration of May the 4th, loads of retailers and brands are offering up some solid discounts on all things Star Wars from LEGO kits and games to collectibles, and much more. However, there are also some notable announcements hitting for Star Wars day in the form of a long-lost online mode and more. Head below for all the details.

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Apex Legends Season 5 comes May 12 with Loba, new quests, and much more

Apex Legends is heading into its fifth season, introducing an all-new legend, quests (more on this in a moment), and a revamped battle pass with Ranked Season 4. Loba made her official appearance today, and we can’t wait to see what skills she packs in the arena. Apex Legends Season 5 starts May 12th, and here’s what we know so far…

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New Star Wars Project Maverick game leaks on PSN, here’s what we know so far

A new leaked Star Wars game  — known only as Star Wars Project Maverick — is making headlines today. After being spotted on the PlayStation Network by Twitter bots, someone might have just announced the next upcoming Star Wars game entirely by accident. While it’s hard to say precisely what this thing might be at this point, this wouldn’t be the first time a leaked PSN listing outed an, at the time, un-released AAA experience. Head below for all the details.

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Need for Speed Heat unveiled with new reveal trailer and 2019 release date

EA has now unveiled Need for Speed Heat. Nearly two years after the release of Payback, EA and Ghost Games are back with the latest installment in the long running racing franchise. Today we are getting the debut reveal trailer with a brief look at the new sun soaked environment and a taste of the overall vibe of the games’s narrative. Head below for a closer look.

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New Star Wars Jedi gameplay highlights Metroidvania influences and more

While we got a good look during the EA E3 show this year, Respawn has now dropped the complete version of the Star Wars Jedi gameplay demonstration. Fallen Order looked great during the prime time show, but the behind closed doors footage we are getting today takes things to a whole new level. Head below for a closer look and more details.

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EA E3 2019: Star Wars Jedi gameplay, Apex Legends Battle Charge, FIFA 20, more

The EA E3 2019 showcase started with a bang this year. We got a full-on gameplay reveal of Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, new details on Apex Legends Season 2, more upcoming Battlefield V maps, our first look at Madden 20, the new street ball coming to FIFA 20 and much more. Head below for all the biggest highlights and reveal trailers.

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Apex Legends hit 10 million players in 3 days, but can it catch up with Fortnite?

Apex Legends hit 10 million players this week. Respawn’s new battle royale game came (almost) out of nowhere earlier this week and things are looking up so far. While it may still have a massive mountain to climb before it reaches the heights of its closest competitors, the not-quite Titanfall shooter is off to a running start.

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EA’s open-world Star Wars game now cancelled, smaller-scale project in the works

EA’s open-world Star Wars game has now been cancelled. After what could be described as a tumultuous last few years, Star Wars video game news is getting even worse today. Head below for all the details.

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Microsoft’s E3 keynote brings new Xbox One S console w/ 4K, Forza Horizon 3, teases next-gen, more

Microsoft was the first major hardware company to announce at E3 2016 this year. After the stage was set by EA and Bethesda, it was time to get our first look at what we can expect from Xbox One in the coming months. Right of the bat, Microsoft announced a newly updated console that includes a significantly slimmer design, 4K video and a ton of other features. Best of all, it starts at $299. Head below for more including pre-order information, game updates from Gears of War 4, Forza and others…

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EA gives a glimpse into upcoming releases at E3 2016: Battlefield 1, Titanfall 2, Madden, more [Videos]

Yesterday, EA kicked off this year’s E3 event with a handful of announcements and first looks at upcoming titles. We received more information about Battlefield 1, Titanfall 2, Madden 17 and Mass Effect: Andromeda plus a small glimpse at an upcoming Star Wars title. We’ll be covering E3 all week as Microsoft, Nintendo, Sony and more reveal their latest news for gamers. Head below for a look at the hottest trailers from yesterday’s event.

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EA’s new free-to-play Need for Speed No Limits is now available on iOS and Android

EA has now unleashed the new Need for Speed: No Limits on both iOS and Android worldwide. Previously soft-launched in the Netherlands and Taiwan, No Limits is the very first original NFS title developed exclusively for mobile devices.

Head below for more details and some gameplay footage:

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Blizzard brings the new World of Warcraft: Legion expansion & character class to Gamescom 2015

Following Microsoft, EA and Konami’s Gamecom 2015 announcements, Blizzard has now detailed the latest expansion to the World of Warcraft saga. On stage today in Germany, the company showed off a pair of new videos for the upcoming Warcraft: Legion expansion along with some details on what players can expect from the MMORPG’s latest add-on:

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App Store Amazing Apps/Games for $1: Blek, Spider Man, Goat Sim, Scanner Pro, Facetune, GoodReader, more

Apple has now officially kicked off another Amazing Apps and Games for $1 sale on the App Store. Many of which were featured in yesterday’s game roundup and are at some of lowest prices we have seen in quite some time. These are direct discounts and not related to lower emerging market pricing.

Some notables include Facetune: $1 (Reg. $4), Blek: $1 (Reg. $3), Goat Simulator: $1 (Reg. $5), Amazing Spider-Man 2: $1 (Reg. $7), Scanner Pro 6 by Readdle: $1 (Reg. $3), The Room Two: $1 (Reg. $3) and many more. Head below for the rest of the games/apps in the sale:

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2K Games releases NHL 2K for iOS and Android

While EA’s NHL series has dominated the console space for many years, its popular hockey sim titles don’t make it to mobile. That’s where 2K comes in. Just a week after debuting NBA 2K15 for smartphones and tablets, the well known publisher has now released a new NHL 2K title on the App Store and Google Play.

While somewhat better known for titles like BioShock, XCOM and Civilization on the mobile side, 2K also has a long history with sports titles like its popular NBA titles. NHL 2K comes with many of the usual features and modes you have come to expect from an NHL game, along with being designed for mobile from the ground up. Head below for more details, features and pricing:

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New apps & updates: Madden NFL Mobile, The Walking Dead Pinball & Ridge Racer Slipstream

A few new notable apps and updates have hit the App Store recently including the new Madden NFL Mobile game from EA, The Walking Dead Pinball app from popular pinball app maker Zenn Studios and a pretty substantial update to NAMCO BANDAI’s Ridge Racer Slipstream.

Head below for all the details:

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Game/App Deals: Call of Duty Ghosts: $50, Battlefield 4: $50, iOS freebies, more

Today in gaming, we have some great deals on next gen military shooters with Call of Duty: Ghosts and Battlefield 4, along with your daily iOS discounts and freebies including Fieldrunners 2 and Capo. Newegg is offering some solid discounts on the upcoming Battlefield 4 and Call of Duty Ghosts on both the current and…

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Game/App Deals: NHL 14: $50 shipped, Rayman Fiesta Run gameplay footage, iOS freebies, more

In today’s gaming/app deals, Ubisoft drops the new official Rayman Fiesta Run trailer with gameplay footage, the brand new NHL 14 gets a $10 discount and we have some new iOS price drops and freebies. The new Rayman Fiesta Run is the sequel to the the winner of the App Stores Best of 2012,  Rayman…

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Gamer Deals: 70% storewide at Origin, PS Vita 3G w/ The Walking Dead: $200, 25% off Sim City, more

Yesterday EA announced that it will be offering full refunds on PC and Mac games users aren’t satisfied with, and today the company is launching some great deals offering 70% off storewide. For more details on Origin’s refund offer head to the official post here. In addition to the 70% off, EA is offering Battlefield…

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EA Origin action game sale up to 50% off: Battlefield 3 Premium, Crysis 3, Dead Space 3, Tomb Raider: under $30 shipped

UPDATE: This deal has now expired

Origin is offering up to 50% off on select action games for Playstation 3, Xbox 360 and PC from now until April 30. EA is offering Crysis 3, Dead Space 3 and Battlefield 3 Premium Edition all for as low as $29.99 shipped (up to $20 off retail). Some other notable games on sale are the PC versions of the new Tomb Raider reboot and Assassin’s Creed 3 for $24.99. Origin is continuing to offer free economy shipping on orders over $25. Here is a brief list of some of the more notable titles available:

Battlefield 3 Premuim $29.99

Tomb Raider Survival Edition $28.99

Assassin’s Creed 3 $24.99

Dead Space 3 $29.99

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EA Origin game sale, 50% off Mac titles for a limited time, Dragon Age 2: $10, Batman Arkham City: $20, Portal 2: $10, many more

Update: Origin’s Mac game sale has now expired

Origin is offering 50% off on all its Mac games from April 9 – April 15. Gamers can pick up all 65 Mac titles for 50% off including Portal 2 for $9.99, Dragon Age 2 for $9.99 and Batman Arkham City Game of The Year Edition for $19.99 among others. Origin is also continuing to offer its free economy shipping on orders over $25. Here is a brief list of some of the more notable titles available:

Batman Arkham City Game of The Year Edition $19.99

Batman Arkham Asylum $14.99

Portal 2 $9.99

Dragon Age 2 $9.99

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