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Battlefield 3 FAMAS bug affects XP and stats

By Steve Watts, May 31, 2012 11:30am PDT

Battlefield 3 has hit a bug in which using the FAMAS weapon can cause problems with player stat and experience tracking.

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"JUST WHEN YOU THOUGHT THE FAMAS WAS NO LONGER THE SOURCE OF YOUR TROUBLES! :| Seriously, though, ..."

- GreggD see all 5 comments

Battlefield Premium date, price leaked

By Steve Watts, May 30, 2012 8:30am PDT

A European PlayStation Store update has leaked details on the Battlefield Premium service, revealing that it's due on June 4 for 49.99 Euros.

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"It's shacknews, and it's an article related comment thread. This shit gonna happen."

- moe6 see all 23 comments

Origin offers free 90-day distribution for crowd-funded games

By Steve Watts, May 18, 2012 9:45am PDT

Origin is offering to waive the first 90 days of distribution fees for any crowd-funded project, EA announced today.

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"it's probably on a per-game basis. I imagine some devs probably get better deals than others ..."

- DeBurgo see all 47 comments

Activision, EA settle Infinity Ward dispute

By Steve Watts, May 17, 2012 10:30am PDT

Activision Blizzard and Electronic Arts have reached a settlement in a lawsuit surrounding the firing of Infinity Ward heads Jason West and Vince...

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"Go West and Zampella! Screw Activision and the crap they did to the employees of Infinity Ward."

- axiomatic see all 3 comments

More Mass Effect 3 multiplayer DLC leaked

By Steve Watts, May 16, 2012 10:30am PDT

A Sony site has leaked details on an apparent upcoming DLC pack for Mass Effect 3, titled "Rebellion." It includes six classes, two maps, and three weapons.

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"Gotta say ME3 multiplayer was boring as hell. So unless they have some single player news. I'll ..."

- rtricoche see all 8 comments

BioWare opens dialogue on Dragon Age

By Steve Watts, May 16, 2012 8:15am PDT

BioWare is soliciting feedback for the future of Dragon Age, with a monthly question on what fans would like to see out of the Dragon Age franchise.

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"In fairness, the pay-to-win in Mass Effect 3 helps not only you but the other players on your ..."

- tw3kr see all 44 comments

DICE on Battlefield patches: 'We can't win'

By Steve Watts, Apr 27, 2012 12:00pm PDT

Battlefield 3 executive producer Patrick Bach talks about managing necessary game patches with player feedback.

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"This coming from a someone who calls himself "AgentPothead" ......really? Is that really one of ..."

- desevil see all 95 comments

EA trademarks 'SimOcean'

By Steve Watts, Apr 26, 2012 12:30pm PDT

EA has trademarked "SimOcean," giving a possible hint of a future game in the Sim series.

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"Man what about a simulator where you move cargo from ships to trains using your crane? They ..."

- BornAcorn see all 15 comments

Battlefield 3 shows off 'Close Quarters' DLC

By Steve Watts, Apr 26, 2012 12:00pm PDT

DICE has released new details and a gameplay trailer for the first of three more Battlefield 3 downloadable content packs. This one is "Close Quarters" and focuses on, obviously enough, close-quarter combat.

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"Not getting it. BF isn't 16 player maps. Stop catering to the COD market. "

- ant_hillbilly see all 38 comments

Sony working on Mass Effect 3 multiplayer solution

By Steve Watts, Apr 19, 2012 8:15am PDT

Sony says it is working on "an implementation" to bring the Mass Effect 3 multiplayer weekends to PlayStation 3.

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EA revises Origin suspension policy

By Steve Watts, Apr 16, 2012 2:15pm PDT

EA has updated its Origin account suspension policy, allowing suspended players to access single-player content by going into offline mode.

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Battlelog hits iOS App Store

By Steve Watts, Apr 16, 2012 12:30pm PDT

EA has released a Battlelog app for iOS devices, which wrangles together your personal stats, friends' activity, leaderboards, and news in a handy format.

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"Oh you mean this wonderful unlock grinding mechanics from hell does not work ? who would have ..."

- BigT see all 11 comments

EA denies massive layoff reports

By Steve Watts, Apr 16, 2012 10:15am PDT

EA has denied reports of incoming widespread layoffs that began circulating this weekend.

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"Follow up from EA: Update: EA corporate communications sent the following statement to ..."

- LoioshDwaggie see all 8 comments

Star Wars: The Old Republic update rewards level 50 players

By Steve Watts, Apr 13, 2012 9:00am PDT

Star Wars: The Old Republic has released the "Legacy" update, with some perks that seem aimed at attracting new players, bringing back old ones, and rewarding the most loyal with free game time.

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"The "hardcore" had a level 50 after the first week and probably unsubbed a month or two ago. ..."

- walker270 see all 13 comments

Mass Effect 3 patch results in Xbox 360 crashing bugs

By Steve Watts, Apr 12, 2012 2:30pm PDT

Mass Effect 3's face-fixing patch is apparently still not letting some users import their faces, and has some Xbox 360 users experiencing game crashes to boot.

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"i know, but that's perfectly normal in most RPGs, and they don't ruin the gameplay like this bug ..."

- Dagger Man see all 22 comments