News items tagged with electronic arts

5 Things We Learned From Our Anthem E3 2018 Demo

5 Things We Learned From Our Anthem E3 2018 Demo

During its E3 2018 press conference, Electronic Arts gave BioWare fans their most comprehensive look at Anthem yet. Things kicked off with a developer interview that highlight some of the goal...

By Anthony Taormina on 19 June 2018
Nominees Announced for 2012 Canadian Videogame Awards

Nominees Announced for 2012 Canadian Videogame Awards

The third annual Canadian Videogame Awards takes place in less than a month and the nominees for this year’s awards were unveiled earlier this week. With a growing presence of developers in Canada,...

By Rob Keyes on 15 June 2018
Our 25 Most Anticipated Games of 2012

Our 25 Most Anticipated Games of 2012

While we live for looking forward to what new games come out each year, we dread the overwhelming process of  picking only a select few to rank as our most anticipated. Starting with a lis...

By Rob Keyes on 15 June 2018
E3 2011 Awards: Winners

E3 2011 Awards: Winners

Leading up to E3, the Game Rant team put together lists for our most anticipated confirmed games E3 2011 and our most anticipated rumored games. Several of the rumored games did end up being show...

By Rob Keyes on 15 June 2018
It's Time for a New Dead Space

It's Time for a New Dead Space

Even though it’s only been out for a short time, the Prey reboot from Arkane Studios is already generating quite a bit of buzz. And while it’s not a full-fledged horror game in the traditional sens...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 June 2018
Game Rant Video Game Awards: Nominations

Game Rant Video Game Awards: Nominations

The wave of major new video game releases has finally settled as 2011 winds down and we prepare to celebrate the new year. But before we look forward to an even bigger year of gaming in 20...

By Rob Keyes on 13 June 2018
PUBG Dev Responds to Battlefield Battle Royale Reveal

PUBG Dev Responds to Battlefield Battle Royale Reveal

EA opened its E3 2018 press conference with a bang, finally confirming that Battlefield V will have a battle royale mode. Details about the multiplayer game mode have yet to be fully revealed, but...

By Jasmine Henry on 12 June 2018
Anthem Gameplay Trailer: Combat and Story Quests

Anthem Gameplay Trailer: Combat and Story Quests

BioWare’s sci-fi RPG Anthem was one of the stars of the EA E3 2018 press conference. BioWare had plenty to reveal about its upcoming game including information about loot boxes, details about custo...

By Jasmine Henry on 12 June 2018
Details on Mass Effect: Andromeda’s Side Activities

Details on Mass Effect: Andromeda’s Side Activities

According to developer Bioware, Mass Effect: Andromeda boasts the largest universe ever seen in the Mass Effect series. And outside of the main quest and story line that players will pursue in Mass...

By Weston Albert on 08 May 2018
Destiny and Overwatch Influenced Mass Effect Andromeda

Destiny and Overwatch Influenced Mass Effect Andromeda

Bioware says fans will notice how “fluid, dynamic, and fast-paced” the gameplay of Mass Effect Andromeda is, in part due to the influence of popular shooters. Mass Effect Andromeda will be the end...

By Weston Albert on 15 April 2018
Mass Effect: Andromeda Won't Have Classes

Mass Effect: Andromeda Won't Have Classes

BioWare reveals that Mass Effect: Andromeda will do away with the traditional class system of past games, in favor of a progression where players can choose any skills. Although developer BioWare h...

By Anthony Taormina on 15 April 2018
Mass Effect: 7 Most Memorable Moments in Series History

Mass Effect: 7 Most Memorable Moments in Series History

Following an exciting N7 Day that saw the release of a new Mass Effect: Andromeda trailer, Game Rant looks back at the most memorable moments in Mass Effect history. With the Mass Effect trilogy, B...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 April 2018
ME: Andromeda's Ryder to Get a McFarlane Toys Figure

ME: Andromeda's Ryder to Get a McFarlane Toys Figure

McFarlane Toys officially announces the forthcoming release of its very own rendition of Mass Effect: Andromeda‘s main character Ryder in figurine form. Since this week has contained a plethora of...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 April 2018
Mass Effect Andromeda Stills Highlight Biotic Powers

Mass Effect Andromeda Stills Highlight Biotic Powers

Developer BioWare releases a handful of new screenshots for its forthcoming science fiction title Mass Effect: Andromeda that highlight some biotic powers. Ever since the beginning of this week, wh...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 April 2018
Mass Effect: Andromeda Won't Begin a New Trilogy

Mass Effect: Andromeda Won't Begin a New Trilogy

BioWare confirms that its forthcoming space adventure game Mass Effect: Andromeda is not going to be the beginning of a new trilogy for the franchise. As most Mass Effect: Andromeda fans are well a...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 April 2018
Mass Effect: Andromeda Multiplayer Microtransactions

Mass Effect: Andromeda Multiplayer Microtransactions

Mass Effect: Andromeda‘s multiplayer will feature card packs and microtransactions, as well as a “prestige” system that allows players to unlock various benefits. Annual Mass Effect “holiday” N7 D...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 April 2018
2015 Game Developers Choice Awards Nominations

2015 Game Developers Choice Awards Nominations

The Game Developers Conference has grown an incredible amount since its beginnings 27 years ago where 25 developers met in a living room. The trade show now hosts thousands of attendees, all sort...

By Rob Keyes on 09 April 2018
6 Gaming Splits Bigger Than Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie

6 Gaming Splits Bigger Than Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie

Breakups aren’t reserved for couples, celebrity or not, with plenty of blockbuster splits in the gaming industry making massive headlines and leaving their mark on the medium. Despite what many may...

By Riley Little on 09 April 2018
‘Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit’ Demo Out Today

‘Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit’ Demo Out Today

The launch of Need for Speed Hot Pursuit is getting closer, and today gamers will finally be able to get a taste of what’s to come in November. Today PS3 and Xbox 360 owners will get to download...

By Dwayne Holder on 09 April 2018
NHL 17 Review

NHL 17 Review

The latest hockey video game from EA Sports finally gets the series back on track, with NHL 17 giving fans almost every thing they could ask for from the series. It’s been a rocky few years for hoc...

By Riley Little on 07 April 2018
Star Wars Battlefront Bespin DLC Arrives Today

Star Wars Battlefront Bespin DLC Arrives Today

The Bespin DLC for DICE’s and Electronic Arts’ sci-fi shooter Star Wars Battlefront arrives today, bringing a sizeable new patch for players of the game. As seen in the the DLC’s release date is to...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 April 2018
Battlefield 1 PC Recommended Requirements Revealed

Battlefield 1 PC Recommended Requirements Revealed

DICE and Electronic Arts officially reveal the system requirements and recommended specifications to run its forthcoming first-person shooter Battlefield 1 on PC. With a little more than a month to...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 April 2018
Battlefield 1 Reveals All Multiplayer Maps and Modes

Battlefield 1 Reveals All Multiplayer Maps and Modes

DICE reveals all upcoming multiplayer maps and provides a short description for each of the modes players will get to go hands-on with once Battlefield 1 launches. Battlefield 1 appears to be trend...

By Derek Nichols on 01 April 2018
Enter Game Rant's FIFA 17 Giveaway

Enter Game Rant's FIFA 17 Giveaway

We have chosen our FIFA 17 Giveaway winners – CONGRATULATIONS to Ari and Alan! Game Rant is back with another giveaway, and this contest is open to EVERYONE. For this contest we have 2 (TWO) PC Key...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 April 2018
Respawn Says Xbox Exclusivity Was 'Out of Our Hands'

Respawn Says Xbox Exclusivity Was 'Out of Our Hands'

Respawn Entertainment’s Dusty Welch and Joel Emslie discuss how the decision was made to make the original Titanfall console exclusive to Xbox systems. The original Titanfall blew away those in att...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 April 2018
Battlefield Drops Battlelog Name for Companion App

Battlefield Drops Battlelog Name for Companion App

DICE reveals that Battlefield’s companion app is losing its Battlelog branding in advance of Battlefield 1‘s release, with the app soon to be called Battlefield Companion. With the upcoming release...

By Rob Gordon on 01 April 2018
Star Wars Battlefront Coming to EA Access This Year

Star Wars Battlefront Coming to EA Access This Year

Electronic Arts confirms that Star Wars Battlefront, Mirror’s Edge Catalyst, and EA Sports UFC 2 are all being added to the EA Access Vault before the end of the year. For $5 a month, or $30 a year...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 April 2018
Star Wars Battlefront 3 Campaign Video Surfaces

Star Wars Battlefront 3 Campaign Video Surfaces

A video surfaces on YouTube detailing gameplay from the cancelled Star Wars Battlefront 3, showing off some of the game’s campaign mode via a training mission. Although last year did see the return...

By Rob Gordon on 01 April 2018
ME: Andromeda Facial Animations Still Being Polished

ME: Andromeda Facial Animations Still Being Polished

Following fan complaints about the quality of the facial animations in Mass Effect: Andromeda, various BioWare developers take to Twitter to ease their concerns. Even though Mass Effect: Andromeda...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 April 2018
‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ ‘Far Cry 3,’ and ‘Halo 4’ headline the nominees for the 2013 D.I.C.E. Awards. Check out the full list of nominations right here!

By Jeff Schille on 18 June 2013