ANNOUNCEMENT 14 Dec 2017

Star Wars Battlefront 2 The Last Jedi Drops Today

Coinciding with the new Star Wars movie, The Last Jedi is a new season of free content for Battlefront 2. Players can expect free unlocks of two new heroes; Finn and Captain Phasma. Also included are two new maps – Galactic Assault mode gets Crait, and Starfighter Assault mode gets the skies above the resistance…
NEWS 17 Nov 2017­ by K-putt

EA Disables Microtransactions in Battlefront 2

You've surely heard of Electronic Arts astonishing accomplishments this week which was covered worldwide even by big news agencies like CNN in the US. Though, for you uninitiated folks out there, here's a small recap of what's been happening. If you already know what happened, jump to the third paragraph. Back in the Star Wars…
ANNOUNCEMENT 07 Nov 2017

Need For Speed Payback Launch Trailer

The long running Need For Speed series is about to receive its umpteenth instalment with Need For Speed Payback which will be launching on 10 November 2017. However, if you're an EA Access or Origin Access user you can already get your hands on it. If you're not, you'll have to make do with the,…
ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Nov 2017

Star Wars Battlefront 2 Launch Trailer

Battlefront 2 is still a couple of weeks away but the launch trailer is already available. There's not much, if any gameplay in it but there's a fair amount of lightsaber twirling and a look at some of the scenes and characters you can expect to see from the single player campaign as well as…
ARTICLES 25 Oct 2017­ by L Coulsen

EA – A Brutal and Visceral Experience

Good 'ole Electronic Arts are up to their old tricks again. Buying yet another studio, only to shut it down when they don't like what it's doing. Well, actually, about that, there are a few things to be cleared up first. Most importantly, EA didn't buy Visceral, they made it. It's a studio that actually…
ANNOUNCEMENT 19 Oct 2017

Star Wars Battlefront 2 Story Trailer

Unlike the first Star Wars Battlefront from DICE the sequel is going to have a single player campaign – now you can check out the trailer above to get a look at what to expect other than a fuss about loot boxes when the game launches on 17 November 2017. Turns out what you should…
ANNOUNCEMENT 17 Oct 2017

Battlefield 1 Turning Tides Details

The next expansion for Battlefield 1 is titled Turning Tides and is releasing sometime in December, and later in January there'll be more information. There's a fair bit to expect too, we'll indicate where possible which parts are coming in which month: Maps: Cape Hellis – Storming the Gallipoli beaches as the British or defend…
ANNOUNCEMENT 12 Oct 2017

Need For Speed Payback Story Trailer

Need For Speed Payback has a new story trailer which you can see above. Predictably it features cars, people, and stuff happening. For a change, it's not live action though but does appear to take place entirely in-engine. In the story players will take on the role of Mac, Jess, and Tyler on a quest…
ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Oct 2017

Star Wars Battlefront 2 Beta Extended

Popular (for all the wrong reasons) space-y shoot-em-up Star Wars Battlefront 2 (the new one, not the good one) has gotten an extended beta test period as you can see above. Via the Twitter post embedded above you can see that the open beta has been extended for a further 2 days to Wednesday 11 October…
ANNOUNCEMENT 04 Oct 2017

Star Wars Battlefront 2 Beta Trailer and Start Times

The Star Wars Battlefront 2 beta is almost upon us. It's so upon us in fact that it's only a couple of hours away for early access people. Early access starts 8 AM UTC on 4 October 2017 and the open beta starts 8 AM UTC on 6 October 2017. For the first two days…
ANNOUNCEMENT 28 Sep 2017

Need For Speed Payback Welcome To Fortune Valley Trailer

Need For Speed Payback is the latest racer in the long running series that's had its ups and downs throughout the years. A good map makes an open world racing game worthwhile though, and we've got a look at Payback's map thanks to the new trailer and accompanying site. It looks like it'll have a…
NEWS 26 Sep 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

This is a Star Wars Battlefront 2 Trailer

The latest trailer for Star Wars Battlefront II features the narration talents of one John Boyega (Finn in The Force Awakens), and a pretty good-looking demo reel as eye candy. With an early section of the trailer devoted to enumerating the improvements over the first Battlefront, it's clear that DICE and EA are well aware…
NEWS 20 Sep 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Battlefield 1 Heads Eastward with the In The Name of the Tsa…

Packing six new maps, 11 new guns and more variants, three new vehicles, plus a host of changes that migrated from Battlefield 4, the latest expansion for DICE's Battlefield 1 engages the deadlier Eastern front with In The Name of the Tsar. Touted as the “biggest Battlefield expansion yet,” there's quite a bit to unpack,…
NEWS 21 Aug 2017­ by Jay Shaw

Star Wars Battlefront 2 Starfighter Assault Trailer Breakdow…

Lets begin by all generously pointing and laughing at the “gameplay” trailer like it's the unpopular kid with its pants down. There's less gameplay in that minute and a half than my right nut but the trailer is marked as in-engine footage so there may be some hints as to what we might expect in…