Entries in 'ea' (1873)

GAME launches UK retail's first free-to-play platform

GAME launches UK retail's first free-to-play platform

But isn’t free-to-play supposed to mean the death of retail?

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 25th 2013 at 11:28AM in News
Report: EA Partners label shutting down

Report: EA Partners label shutting down

EA is reportedly set to close EA Partners, the firm’s program for providing contract-based publishing services for third-party developers.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 25th 2013 at 8:15AM in News
SimCity 2.0 patch leads to further woe as players complain of new bugs

SimCity 2.0 patch leads to further woe as players complain of new bugs

The 2.0 patch released for SimCity has, according to some users, caused new problems with the game.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 24th 2013 at 12:09PM in News
SimCity going offline ahead of Update 2.0 implementation

SimCity going offline ahead of Update 2.0 implementation

EA is taking SimCity offline – deliberately this time.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 22nd 2013 at 9:33AM in News

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MCV AWARDS 2013: Two key wins for Electronic Arts

MCV AWARDS 2013: Two key wins for Electronic Arts

Electronic Arts won one of the top prizes at last night's MCV Awards after ending 2012 as the No.1 publisher. 

Michael French
by Michael French
on Apr 19th 2013 at 10:49AM in News
MCV AWARDS: See EA's Battlefield 4 ad

MCV AWARDS: See EA's Battlefield 4 ad

Attendees of last night’s MCV Awards 2013 were treated to a big-screen look at EA’s impressive 60-second Battlefield 4 ad.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 19th 2013 at 10:42AM in News
Battlefield 4 trailer airing at MCV Awards

Battlefield 4 trailer airing at MCV Awards

EA will air its latest trailer for Battlefield 4 at tonight’s MCV Awards. 

on Apr 18th 2013 at 10:18AM in News
FIFA 14 announced - all the details here

FIFA 14 announced - all the details here

EA has at last revealed details about one of the biggest releases of 2013 – FIFA 14.

Billy Langsworthy
by Billy Langsworthy
on Apr 17th 2013 at 12:06PM in News

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Respawn Entertainment files 'Titan' trademark

Respawn Entertainment files 'Titan' trademark

Respawn Entertainment has filed a trademark for something called ‘Titan’ just two months out from E3.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 17th 2013 at 7:05AM in News
EA shutting The Sims Social, SimCity Social and Pet Society

EA shutting The Sims Social, SimCity Social and Pet Society

Three of EA’s Facebook titles are facing the chop.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 15th 2013 at 1:10PM in News
More EA layoffs reported at Galway office

More EA layoffs reported at Galway office

EA has cut a number of staff at its customer service branch in Galway.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 14th 2013 at 9:33AM in News
EA Mobile suffers heavy layoffs, publisher refutes studio's closure

EA Mobile suffers heavy layoffs, publisher refutes studio's closure

Significant layoffs have hit EA, specifically affecting hundreds of employees at EA Mobile Montreal.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 12th 2013 at 2:10AM in News

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SimCity makes digital-only move to Mac on June 11th

SimCity makes digital-only move to Mac on June 11th

The Mac version of EA’s SimCity will be released on June 11st, the publisher has confirmed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 10th 2013 at 3:38PM in News
"EA gives you enough rope to hang yourself"

"EA gives you enough rope to hang yourself"

BioWare co-founder Greg Zeschuk has spoken up for his studio’s owner and publisher EA.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 10th 2013 at 10:20AM in News
Consumerist responds to EA's response to Worst Company in America poll

Consumerist responds to EA's response to Worst Company in America poll

“One might think this would be a time for EA to make nice with the customers who feel like they are being mistreated.”

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 9th 2013 at 10:02AM in News
EA's Peter Moore responds to 'Worst Company in America' poll

EA's Peter Moore responds to 'Worst Company in America' poll

Readers of The Consumerist are expected to today name EA as the ‘Worst Company in America’ for the second year running.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 8th 2013 at 2:38PM in News

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EA: Ignore the vocal minority - the market likes free-to-play

EA: Ignore the vocal minority - the market likes free-to-play

The angry whining of teens on the internet should not be mistaken for actual, real-world opinion.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 3rd 2013 at 2:07PM in News
SimCity gets free Nissan DLC

SimCity gets free Nissan DLC

Players of troubled simulation title SimCity now have access to a free piece of Nissan-sponsored DLC.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 3rd 2013 at 10:08AM in News
Numbers show consumers like freemium, EA Mobile boss says

Numbers show consumers like freemium, EA Mobile boss says

EA All Play senior VP and general manager Nick Earl believes that most consumers have totally embraced freemium business models, saying detractors are just a loud minority.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 3rd 2013 at 8:10AM in News
EA: DRM is a dead-end strategy, was never discussed in SimCity meetings

EA: DRM is a dead-end strategy, was never discussed in SimCity meetings

The always-on internet requirement of Maxis’ SimCity was never designed as a DRM measure, EA Labels president Frank Gibeau has claimed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 28th 2013 at 3:18PM in News
DICE dismisses chance of a Wii U Battlefield 4 port

DICE dismisses chance of a Wii U Battlefield 4 port

The Frostbite game engine doesn’t support Wii U and studio DICE feel its resources are best employed elsewhere.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 28th 2013 at 2:05PM in News
Retail hails Battlefield 4 reveal, as Q4 war heats up

Retail hails Battlefield 4 reveal, as Q4 war heats up

Retailers are braced for a blockbuster end to 2013 now that Battlefield 4 has joined the fray.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Mar 28th 2013 at 11:37AM in News
Free DLC for Battlefield 4 pre-orders

Free DLC for Battlefield 4 pre-orders

EA has revealed early details of the Battlefield 4 pre-order packs.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Mar 27th 2013 at 12:09PM in News
Former EA exec: 'It's anarchy out there on consoles'

Former EA exec: 'It's anarchy out there on consoles'

Mobile advocate Ben Cousins has questioned how long the home console experience can last in the face of increasing uptake of mobile devices.

Aaron Lee
by Aaron Lee
on Mar 27th 2013 at 11:18AM in News
Celebrities promote Tiger Woods PGA Tour 14

Celebrities promote Tiger Woods PGA Tour 14

EA has teamed up with top names from the world of sport to drive this year’s Tiger Woods PGA Tour.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Mar 27th 2013 at 10:30AM in News