Electronic Arts News


EA is setting conservative sales estimates for Battlefield 1

By David Craddock, Aug 03, 2016 1:38pm PDT

The publisher is betting on at or under 15 million copies sold, but has high expectations for Titanfall 2.


"I think with the shit show that BF4 was at release,and the fact that Battlefront is garbage,they ..."

- Th3rdSun see all 8 comments

Digital sales carry EA to a successful first quarter of FY 2017

By David Craddock, Aug 02, 2016 2:50pm PDT

The publisher also saw a spike in EA Access subscribers and Battlefield players during the spring, but PC sales were down.


"I've never understood why retail partners would even care that much. The margins on new game ..."

- Vincent Grayson see all 12 comments

Battlefield 4: China Rising DLC now free for Xbox One

By John Keefer, Aug 02, 2016 8:13am PDT

It will be free on PlayStation 4 and PC later today.


Titanfall 2 server architecture detailed in latest behind-the-scenes video

By John Keefer, Jul 27, 2016 10:40am PDT

There will be Azure, clouds and bare metal datacenter boxes. Oh my.


"So where are the details? Are the different server types (Azure, AWS, bare-metal) just there for ..."

- code-e255 see all 2 comments

Star Wars: The Old Republic story brings The Battle for Odessen next month

By John Keefer, Jul 27, 2016 9:30am PDT

The final chapter for Knights of the Fallen Empire launches on August 11.


Star Wars: Battlefront Skirmish mode now available

By Daniel Perez, Jul 21, 2016 9:00am PDT

The long-awaited Skirmish mode for Star Wars: Battlefront is now here, and with it, a number of notable changes to the game.


Titanfall 2 kicks off video series showing development behind the scenes

By John Keefer, Jul 19, 2016 11:16am PDT

The series will be for the more hardcore fans on what is happening with changes to the game and why.


Star Wars Battlefront gets offline update coming next week; Death Star DLC in September

By Daniel Perez, Jul 14, 2016 8:14am PDT

You finally won't have to rely on others in order to have a good time in Star Wars Battlefront.


"Ah, the death of EA titles with the infamous "offline update". Once they've milked every ..."

- k1ld0r see all 2 comments

Unravel and Need for Speed enter the EA Access Vault next week; Battlefield 1 trial coming in Oct.

By Daniel Perez, Jul 06, 2016 9:28am PDT

EA Access is getting some big additions this Summer and early Fall.


"That is actually a pretty good Summer line up. I'm kind of surprised they didn't add Star Wars ..."

- Dolemite see all 8 comments

Star Wars: The Old Republic story moves on to The Gemini Deception DLC

By John Keefer, Jun 30, 2016 10:22am PDT

The Outlander teams with a nasty droid named SCORPIO.


Battlefield 1 screenshots leak from limited closed alpha

By John Keefer, Jun 30, 2016 7:16am PDT

We get an early peak at the user interface, loadouts and other goodies.


"Good number of videos on YouTube. Ign has a bunch and jackfrags too. I assume other usual BF you ..."

- EnderWigginDA see all 7 comments

Big publishers seem optimistic about PS4, Xbox One upgrades

By David Craddock, Jun 28, 2016 3:23pm PDT

Three big-budget publishers are coming around to the idea of refreshed consoles.


EA pays retired NFL star Jim Brown $600,000 for using his likeness in Madden without permission

By David Craddock, Jun 28, 2016 12:46pm PDT

Brown's lawyer believes the settlement 'marks an important victory' for cases revolving around publicity rights. 


"your post makes no sense, you should drink some more coffee, a very good drink"

- kn1fe see all 19 comments

Smart Pistol will return in Titanfall 2, regardless of what you say

By Daniel Perez, Jun 24, 2016 10:55am PDT

There are many Titanfall fans who want to be done with the Smart Pistol, but unfortunately, it's making a comeback in Titanfall 2.


"I think with the right changes the SP could be just fine. I was never a fan of it and generally ..."

- Vorlonesque see all 32 comments

Star Wars Battlefront may be getting an offline mode soon

By John Keefer, Jun 22, 2016 10:15am PDT

Instant Action for solo play or with a friend.


"Getting tempted to season pass...must resist until on deep sale."

- TraptNSuit see all 6 comments