WII / Puzzle / Release: May 6, 2008 / ESRB: E

EA Lays Off Boom Blox Staff

By Chris Faylor, Mar 03, 2010 10:30am PST

Electronic Arts has laid off members of the development team responsible for Steven Spielberg's block-knocker series Boom Blox, though it appears...


"I would call this an unfortunate outcome of the Wii getting swamped by god awful crappy gimmicky ..."

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EA Affirms Project Natal, PlayStation Motion Control Support at Launch

By Chris Faylor, Feb 09, 2010 9:10am PST

Both the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 motion-tracking add-ons coming in late 2010 will launch alongside support from publisher Electronic Arts, the...


"I wonder how the strokes in Grand Slam Tennis will handled with Natal. With Wii Motionplus you ..."

- Mansmells see all 7 comments

Shack PSA: New Boom Blox Cheat Codes

By Chris Faylor, Dec 23, 2008 1:28pm PST

In celebration of the holiday season, Electronic Arts today sent out some new cheat codes for EALA's ball-throwing, block-pulling Wii physics game...


"This is a must have title for the Wii. Fun single player and mega fun as a party game."

- baconwizard see all 8 comments

Japan Psychiatric Association Wants Survival Horror DS Game Pulled

By Blake Ellison, Oct 01, 2008 3:01pm PDT

Japanese Association of Psychiatric Hospitals wants to see Dementium: The Ward, a Nintendo DS survival horror FPS set in a deranged hospital, taken...


"This is sad. It's getting more and more likely that Japan just doesn't want any competition in ..."

- doozer667 see all 19 comments

Boom Blox Sells Over 450,000 Since Launch

By Aaron Linde and Chris Faylor, Jul 29, 2008 2:21pm PDT

Following a not so impressive first month on retail shelves, EALA and Steven Spielberg's physics-driven puzzle action title Boom Blox has sold over...


"Great game, but some of the levels are downright impossible and you need them to open up more ..."

- PigVenus see all 20 comments

Spielberg's Boom Blox Sees Low Wii Sales Debut

By Chris Faylor, Jun 17, 2008 1:35pm PDT

Despite critical acclaim, EA LA and Steven Spielberg's physics-driven puzzle action title Boom Blox (Wii) only sold 60,000 units during its first...


"i bought it. it reminds me alil of elebits, but much more replayability in it. "

- sanewave see all 48 comments

You Can Watch Boom Blox Trailer

By Nick Breckon, Apr 30, 2008 2:30pm PDT

EA today released a new video of the Spielberg-produced, EA LA developed Wii title Boom Blox. You can do a lot of things in Boom Blox, but I'll...


"So what's the goal? Build up structures made up of blocks and blow them up? There's obviously ..."

- jtthe2nd see all 14 comments

Boom Blox Screens Show Kitties, Doggies, Monkeys

By Chris Faylor, Apr 15, 2008 3:00am PDT

Publisher Electronic Arts just sent over a few new screenshots from EA LA and Steven Spielberg's physics-driven puzzle action title Boom Blox...


"Whatever happened to this supposedly having head tracking, is that no longer the case, because ..."

- fuji-juice see all 6 comments

Boom Blox Dropping May 6

By Chris Faylor, Apr 10, 2008 4:15pm PDT

EA Los Angeles and Steven Spielberg's physics-driven puzzle Boom Blox (Wii) will arrive in North America on May 6, Kotaku reports, with the...


"ever since i saw the video of this game i've wanted it. It looks awesome"

- SystemShock2 see all 11 comments

First Boom Blox Trailer Released

By Maarten Goldstein, Feb 07, 2008 7:23am PST

We now have a trailer for Boom Blox, the Wii-exclusive action puzzle game announced yesterday. Developed by EA Los Angeles in collaboration with...


"lol so wheres the gameplay? It seems like all you do it take stacks of blocks and blow them up, ..."

- Kazomir see all 43 comments

EA, Spielberg Announce Boom Blox

By Chris Faylor, Feb 06, 2008 7:58am PST

Electronic Arts has pulled back the curtain on Boom Blox, the first of several EA Los Angeles-developed titles stemming from the company's...


"Gotta say I'm pleased to see EA tackling a NEW idea. This is the first game I've seen from them ..."

- downrightevil see all 31 comments