Tagged: EA

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Dragon Age: Inquisition Gets October 7th Release Date, New Trailer

The hotly anticipated third entry in the Dragon Age RPG series has finally gotten a release date: October 7, 2014. The release date announcement was made at the end of the new trailer, dubbed “The Inquisitor,” which you view above. The lone survivor of a cataclysmic blast, the Inquisitor is the only one who can stop the demons terrorizing the...

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Review: Titanfall

review done on XBOX One version The time has finally arrived, the first big Next Gen exclusive has launched.  While Titanfall certainly had a whirlwind of hype pushing it forward the real question would be whether or not it was worth your time.  Some seemed unsure of the lack of a single player campaign in which the game launched with. ...

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Titanfall’s Closed Beta Becomes Open Beta

Late last night in response to down time in the Titanfall closed Beta due to several codes not being sent out, developer Jon Shiring announced that the Beta was opening to the public.  Shiring announced “Let’s Break It” with regards to testing the game for it’s retail release next month.  As of today PC and XBOX One users should be...

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Review: Battlefield 4

Battlefield 4 [PC (reviewed), PS4, Xbox One, PS3, Xbox 360) Developer: DICE Publisher: Electronic Arts Genre(s): First Person Shooter Released: PC, Xbox 360, PS3: October 29, 2013; PS4: November 12, 2013; Xbox One: November 19, 2013 ESRB Rating: M – Mature EA DICE returns after two years following the release of the very successful Battlefield 3 with this inevitable sequel. I am happy...

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Subjective Analysis: Plants vs. Zombies 2 – It’s About Time!

The original Plants vs. Zombies was a surprise hit when it first hit PC and Mac way back in 2009. If you were to just glance at the game, you would have seen something that looked very simple and probably wouldn’t be that much fun. Turns out, it was super fun and became super popular for developer/publisher PopCap Games. It...

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EA Made First Titanfall Exclusive To PC and Xbox For Life

When Titanfall, the multiplayer only first person shooter with mechs from Respawn Entertainment, was first announced during the Microsoft press conference at E3 as an Xbox (360 and One) console exclusive, many folks simply assumed that it would be a timed exclusive. It turns out that that isn’t the case, and to make matters worse it appears that Respawn Entertainment...

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EA To Pay Student Athletes

The following press release was received only hours ago by VortexEffect.net staff:    Hausfeld LLP Announces EA to Pay Current and Former Student-Athletes WASHINGTON, Sept. 28, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hausfeld LLP announces that videogame manufacturer Electronic Arts, Inc. (“EA”) has agreed to pay tens of millions of dollars to current and former student-athletes, resolving its liability in a lawsuit...

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Battlefield 4 Beta Begins in October

EA announced today that the Battlefield 4 beta will begin in October. If you purchased Medal of Honor: Warfighter you will have access to the beta, but there will be additional ways to get into it once it begins. No other details have been announced for the beta. Battlefield 4 launches on October 29th, so this really won’t be much...

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DEMOED! Fuse Impressions

Fuse (PlayStation 3, Xbox 360) Developer: Insomniac Games Publisher: EA Genre(s): Action, Third Person Shooter Releases: May 28, 2013 Price: $59.99 ESRB Rating: M – Mature   I was pretty excited when Insomniac revealed Overstrike at E3 back in 2011. It was actually my favorite trailer from any presentation that year. I liked the look of it and the apparent...

Here’s 17 Minutes of Battlefield 4 “Fishing in Baku” Gameplay 0

Here’s 17 Minutes of Battlefield 4 “Fishing in Baku” Gameplay

Battlefield 4 was “officially announced” late last night, and above you can catch 17 minutes of gameplay from the single player campaign. People buy Call of Duty for the multiplayer; a good portion don’t even bother with the campaign. EA has wanted to produce a “COD killer” for a number of years now, and I have to say that it’s...