Entries in 'online pass' (36)
It was once heralded as a significant step forward by a number of publisher execs, but now EA’s Online Pass is no more.
Every Electronic Arts game over the past two years has included an Online Pass, but the upcoming Syndicate reboot will buck this trend.
Upcoming action title Prototype 2 will be the first Activision title to include an Online Pass type system.
EA has announced a different approach toward the implementation of its Online Pass in the upcoming SSX.
The Online Pass found within copies of Ubisoft’s grants access to the game’s online mode and use of an exclusive character.
Upcoming THQ title Saints Row: The Third will implement the complete digital arsenal current available to modern publishers.
Feargus Urquhart, the CEO of developer Obsidian, has criticised the use of the Online Pass in the industry’s battle against pre-owned video games.
The schemes have their critics, but Codemasters says publishers had no choice but to introduce Online Passes.
The release of Batman: Arkham City last Friday marks, by all accounts, the arrival of the best game produced for 2011. For retailers, it will be a cash cow. For consumers, ...
Battlefield 3 will ship with an Online Pass code in the box that will be needed to access the game’s expansive multiplayer features.
Publisher Warner Interactive has confirmed exactly what content is has locked behind the Online Pass included in new copies of Batman: Arkham City.
EA has confirmed that BioWare's next sci-fi RPG will continue the publisher's one-time code strategy.
Publisher Sony has confirmed that all future SCE Worldwide Studios game will require the buyer to use the in-the-box Online Pass code to access online functionality.
Microsoft has announced a Season Pass for upcoming Xbox 360 racer Forza 4.
Electronic Arts may have invited negativity over the past year with its divisive Online Pass system, but it has turned out to be a nice little earner for the firm.
id Software is integrating a slightly different approach to the Online Pass system in its upcoming shooter Rage.
Starting with the release of Driver: San Francisco on September 2nd, Ubisoft is to introduce its own version of EA’s Online Pass.
Yet another publisher has announced plans to introduce and EA Online Pass type system into its future releases.
Ubisoft is the latest publisher rumoured to be introducing an online pass that charges pre-owned buyers extra for in-game content.
This latest few hundred words of early-morning, blurry-eyed ranting may come on the back of Sony's confirmation of the PSN Pass. But it's not aimed at Sony. Well, it is, ...
Sony has officially confirmed its intentions to debut the PSN Pass with September's shooter release Resistance 3 on PSN.
Codemasters' upcoming Dirt 3 comes bundled with a code that lets users play online and unlock five new vehicles.
Upcoming EA release Crysis 2 will break with the publisher's recent tradition and not require a user to input an Online Pass code to access key features.
Speaking at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference in San Francisco, EA CEO John Riccitiello has admitted that the publisher has made mistakes in the last few years, but ...
Publisher EA has announced Dead Space 2: Severed – a DLC download for the soon-to-be-released Dead Space 2.