Entries in 'ea' (230)

Unravel developer says EA is 'the friendly giant'

Unravel developer says EA is 'the friendly giant'

EA may have a poor reputation amongst some gamers. But according to the creator of Unravel, the publisher is not the villain that some people seem to think.

on Jan 26th 2016 at 10:57AM in News
Writer Gaider leaves BioWare after 17 years

Writer Gaider leaves BioWare after 17 years

The scribe behind some of BioWare’s biggest RPG success stories has left the company after nearly two decades.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jan 25th 2016 at 10:01AM in News
Respawn hiring for Titanfall 2

Respawn hiring for Titanfall 2

Respawn Entertainment is looking to expand both inside and outside of the Titanfall universe.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jan 13th 2016 at 10:16AM in News
EA Access is now available on PC

EA Access is now available on PC

Publisher EA has launched a PC version of its Access subscription service.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 13th 2016 at 9:59AM in News

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Adele's 25 pips FIFA 16 to become the biggest UK entertainment launch of 2015... if we pretend digital doesn't exist

Adele's 25 pips FIFA 16 to become the biggest UK entertainment launch of 2015... if we pretend digital doesn't exist

Unsurprising, Adele’s 25 album was the UK’s biggest entertainment product of 2015 with 2.6m sales, according to retail trade body ERA.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jan 6th 2016 at 10:15AM in News
'I'm going to call Battlefield 5 as the top selling game for 2016'

'I'm going to call Battlefield 5 as the top selling game for 2016'

Analyst Michael Pachter has said that 2016 presents EA’s best ever opportunity to dethrone Call of Duty from the top of the annual software charts.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 22nd 2015 at 2:36PM in News
PlayStation's Murray Pannell joins 2K as VP of publishing

PlayStation's Murray Pannell joins 2K as VP of publishing

2K Games has hired PlayStation’s UK marketing director.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Dec 17th 2015 at 12:00PM in News
EA's Unravel hits stores in February

EA's Unravel hits stores in February

EA’s arsty title Unravel has been given a February release date.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Dec 15th 2015 at 10:08AM in News

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Star Wars Battlefront, and why the battle for Christmas No.1 has never been more important

Star Wars Battlefront, and why the battle for Christmas No.1 has never been more important

It’s that time of the year again when MCV - and our competitors - start talking about who will be the Christmas No.1.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Dec 15th 2015 at 9:45AM in News
EA opens eSports division, headed by Peter Moore

EA opens eSports division, headed by Peter Moore

Current EA COO Peter Moore has landed a new role at the publisher, heading up a brand new eSports division.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 11th 2015 at 10:18AM in News
EA contests GameStop's Star Wars Battlefront fears

EA contests GameStop's Star Wars Battlefront fears

Peter Moore has questioned the uncertainties posed by GameStop about the performance of Star wars Battlefront.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 3rd 2015 at 3:24PM in News
Star Wars Battlefront is EA's biggest ever digital launch

Star Wars Battlefront is EA's biggest ever digital launch

EA hasn’t announced any sales numbers for Star Wars Battlefront, but it has said the game has claimed a new record.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 25th 2015 at 10:47AM in News

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Eight million people have played Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare

Eight million people have played Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare

EA has revealed that eight million gamers have played Plants vs Zombies Garden Warfare.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 24th 2015 at 10:05AM in News
Activision leads US TV ad race

Activision leads US TV ad race

The flurry of triple-A console releases has seen console publishers race back to the top of the TV advertisement battle in the US.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 20th 2015 at 11:25AM in News
EA's past acquisitions 'spotty at best', admits CFO

EA's past acquisitions 'spotty at best', admits CFO

EA has vowed to be more ‘careful’ about purchasing companies in the future, accepting that it has made mistakes with past acquisitions.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 18th 2015 at 9:34AM in News
EA cautious about making games for virtual reality

EA cautious about making games for virtual reality

EA is planning to wait and see how well VR performs before it jumps into the virtual reality market.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 17th 2015 at 10:06AM in News

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Star Wars Battlefront sequels planned, could cover prequel trilogy

Star Wars Battlefront sequels planned, could cover prequel trilogy

This week’s Star Wars Battlefront is just the start for EA’s rebooted sci-fi shooter series.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 17th 2015 at 9:51AM in News
EA is making its own 'Assassin's Creed-style' game

EA is making its own 'Assassin's Creed-style' game

Former Assassin’s Creed producer Jade Raymond joined EA for a very good reason.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 17th 2015 at 9:26AM in News
EA announces new UFC game

EA announces new UFC game

EA has revealed that it has another UFC title in the works.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 10th 2015 at 9:46AM in News
Plants vs Zombies Garden Warfare 2 launches in February

Plants vs Zombies Garden Warfare 2 launches in February

EA and Popcap's surprise hit Plants vs Zombies shooter spinoff Garden Warfare will receive a sequel release in early 2016.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Nov 9th 2015 at 7:27PM in News
VIDEO: EA shows off new live-action Star Wars Battlefront trailer

VIDEO: EA shows off new live-action Star Wars Battlefront trailer

EA has unveiled the latest tease for Star Wars Battlefront, which takes the idea of disappearing into the game quite literally.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 9th 2015 at 4:39PM in News
EA: 'Battlefront will be an integral part of the Star Wars universe'

EA: 'Battlefront will be an integral part of the Star Wars universe'

Who would’ve thought, five years ago, that a new Star Wars title would be one of the most anticipated games of 2015?

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 9th 2015 at 9:54AM in News
We could be seeing EA games on Nintendo's NX

We could be seeing EA games on Nintendo's NX

EA is looking into ‘any and all opportunities’ to develop software for Nintendo’s upcoming new hardware, the NX.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 2nd 2015 at 3:34PM in News
EA ups Star Wars: Battlefront forecasts as Ultimate Team drives earnings

EA ups Star Wars: Battlefront forecasts as Ultimate Team drives earnings

Publisher EA now expects upcoming shooter Star Wars: Battlefront to sell 13m units this financial year.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 30th 2015 at 9:50AM in News
Mirror's Edge pushed back three months

Mirror's Edge pushed back three months

EA has delayed the release of Mirror’s Edge Catalyst.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 30th 2015 at 9:19AM in News