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…
NEWS 15 Aug 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Here’s Your First Look at Battlefront 2’s Classe…

No, not Pandemic's Battlefront 2. The new one, developed by DICE and published by EA, slated to come out later this year. After a strong showing at E3, recognizing that they had made quite a few missteps in everything from progression to the game itself, Battlefront 2 seems to march ever onward towards its fall…
NEWS 12 Aug 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Battlefield 1 May Get Specializations In the Future

Marking a return of a system from Battlefield 4, developers at DICE have announced that specializations, a metagame that awards specific perks for one match only, will return sometime in the future to Battlefield 1. Though radically different in its implementation from Battlefield 4's execution, DICE is still promising that specializations will bring “more opportunities…
NEWS 18 Jul 2017­ by L Coulsen

What’s the Deal With American McGee’s Alice?

A question that many a person has asked is, what's happening with the American McGee's Alice franchise? After Madness Returns ended on a suggestive note, but no sequel materialized, McGee has found himself bombarded with inquiries regarding a further outing, much to his chagrin. To that end, he posted a rather snarky blog post a…
NEWS 30 Jun 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

It’s All Fun and Wargames in Titanfall 2

The latest free DLC for Titanfall 2 adds in new maps, updates loadouts, and brings changes to game-mode playlists. “The War Games” DLC sees the return of the eponymous map from Titanfall, with tight, interconnected passageways near the center of the map for pilot duels, while the map spreads out on the edges, making for…
NEWS 11 Jun 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

E3: EA Conference 2017

There's a glorious time of year, every June, when the collective gaming press descends upon Los Angeles. A time for discovery, where the latest and greatest in the world of gaming will be picked apart, from exciting announcements to amazing reveals... most of the time. Right, let's get into it, shall we? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wi0Uq7QmKm4 Anthem The first…