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Mass Effect: Andromeda debuts at No.1

Mass Effect: Andromeda debuts at No.1

EA and BioWare’s RPG sequel Mass Effect: Andromeda has unsurprisingly shot straight to the top of the UK Top 40 in its first week of sale in the UK.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 27th 2017 at 9:18AM in News
How EA wants to extend its Mass Effect fanbase with Andromeda

How EA wants to extend its Mass Effect fanbase with Andromeda

Space has always been a big theme in games, but in 2016 publishers seemed to have a renewed interest in the genre.

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Mar 21st 2017 at 10:24AM in News
Peter Moore is leaving EA for Liverpool FC

Peter Moore is leaving EA for Liverpool FC

One of video games’ longest serving executives has been named as the new CEO of Liverpool Football Club.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 28th 2017 at 9:31AM in News
EA expects Mass Effect: Andromeda to sell 3m copies on Week One

EA expects Mass Effect: Andromeda to sell 3m copies on Week One

EA revealed its Q3 financial results last night, and shared its expectations for Mass Effect: Andromeda. The publisher believes the title will sell ‘around 3 million units’ in its early ...

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Feb 1st 2017 at 10:40AM in News

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32% of EA unit sales in 2016 were digital

32% of EA unit sales in 2016 were digital

EA's digital unit sales are tracking ahead of the publisher's own expectations. That’s according to an investor call with the publisher last night, in which CFO Blake Jorgensen revealed that ...

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Feb 1st 2017 at 10:32AM in News
EA community manager hints at Skate 4

EA community manager hints at Skate 4

Skate 3’s highly-awaited sequel might finally happen - or at least that’s what we can interpret from a single random tweet. 

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jan 30th 2017 at 11:25AM in News
EA Play

Electronic Arts confirms EA Play for E3 2017

EA has announced it will renew its EA Play event at E3 this year. Like last year, it will replace the publisher’s traditional press conference and will take place just ...

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jan 19th 2017 at 11:15AM in News
FIFA for Nintendo Switch is based on PS3/360 version, rumour says

FIFA for Nintendo Switch is based on PS3/360 version, rumour says

The Switch version of FIFA has been subject to many speculations since the game was announced during Nintendo’s conference last week. According to Eurogamer’s Tom Phillips, the title will ...

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jan 16th 2017 at 1:30PM in News

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Mass Effect: Andromeda won't have a season pass

Mass Effect: Andromeda won't have a season pass

BioWare’s GM Aaryn Flynn has revealed that Mass Effect: Andromeda won’t be getting a season pass. When asked on Twitter whether there would be a season pass, his answer was ...

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jan 9th 2017 at 10:48AM in News
Porsche's exclusivity deal with EA may have ended

Porsche's exclusivity deal with EA may have ended

The long-running agreement between EA and sports car manufacturer Porsche looks like it may have concluded.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 13th 2016 at 10:56AM in News
Russia accuses FIFA 17 of being 'gay propaganda'

Russia accuses FIFA 17 of being 'gay propaganda'

EA has again been targeted by Russia for its support of LGBT rights.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 6th 2016 at 10:39AM in News
Titanfall 2's digital sales haven't picked up physical slack

Titanfall 2's digital sales haven't picked up physical slack

EA and Respawn’s Titanfall 2 has not fared any better digitally than it has on the High Street.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 5th 2016 at 9:55AM in News

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FIFA 17 tops SuperData's October digital charts

FIFA 17 tops SuperData's October digital charts

EA was the big winner this October, with four games in SuperData’s Top Ten for digital games, representing over £18.5m in revenue.

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Nov 23rd 2016 at 10:30AM in News
Titanfall 2 price slashed by over 50%

Titanfall 2 price slashed by over 50%

The slow sales of EA’s Titanfall 2 have led to a big price cut for the title less than a month after release.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 22nd 2016 at 9:53AM in News
EA ups disclosure requirements for sponsored content

EA ups disclosure requirements for sponsored content

Influencers and YouTubers who agree to promote EA content will from now on need to be even more transparent about their commercial agreements.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 18th 2016 at 10:17AM in News
Respawn's Zampella casts doubt on Titanfall's future

Respawn's Zampella casts doubt on Titanfall's future

The future of the Titanfall series is looking less certain than previously thought.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 17th 2016 at 9:18AM in News

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PS4 Pro may give players an advantage in some online games

PS4 Pro may give players an advantage in some online games

It seems that PS4 owners may be getting a helping hand compared to vanilla PS4 players in some online titles.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 16th 2016 at 10:14AM in News
EA expresses uncertainty about Switch's market appeal

EA expresses uncertainty about Switch's market appeal

Publisher EA has spoken cautiously about the prospects for Nintendo’s new Switch console.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 16th 2016 at 9:52AM in News
FIFA hackers stole millions from EA, FBI believes

FIFA hackers stole millions from EA, FBI believes

EA was the victim of a sophisticated hacking program that tapped into unearned FIFA coin funds.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 15th 2016 at 9:51AM in News
Need for Speed Arena registered by EA

Need for Speed Arena registered by EA

A new trademark application suggests something Need for Speed related is on the horizon.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 9th 2016 at 11:20AM in News
Patrick Bach is leaving DICE after 14 years

Patrick Bach is leaving DICE after 14 years

The general manager of EA-owned developer DICE, Patrick Bach, is to quit the studio after nearly a decade and a half.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 8th 2016 at 10:42AM in News
£280 Mass Effect Andromeda Collector's Edition includes RC Nomad

£280 Mass Effect Andromeda Collector's Edition includes RC Nomad

The top-end Mass Effect Andromeda SKU will include a remote control version of the game’s Mako-like Nomad explorer.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 8th 2016 at 9:55AM in News
FIFA 17 month one sales up 13% on predecessor

FIFA 17 month one sales up 13% on predecessor

EA’s FIFA 17 most definitely HAS improved upon the performance of last year’s title FIFA 16.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 3rd 2016 at 11:00AM in News
EA triumphant in massive month for UK games retail

EA triumphant in massive month for UK games retail

October 2016 was a blockbuster sales period, with revenue from physical games rising 50 per cent year-on-year according to GfK Entertainment. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 3rd 2016 at 9:38AM in News
EA is confident Titanfall 2 can grow its player base

EA is confident Titanfall 2 can grow its player base

Titanfall 2 may yet achieve sales to match its critical popularity, EA has argued.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 2nd 2016 at 11:12AM in News