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Titanfall 2 director discusses the campaign and telling a buddy story

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 18, 2016 12:00pm PDT

There are several questions surrounding Titanfall 2 and Respawn's first foray into a solo campaign. Shacknews recently spoke to game director Steve Fukuda about the game's story, building a relationship between man and machine, and trying to stand out from the FPS crowd.


Star Wars: Battlefront Death Star expansion will take players into space

By John Keefer, Aug 17, 2016 10:43am PDT

A new game mode is being introduced called Battle Station.


Titanfall 2 multiplayer preview: Seasoned Veterans

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 16, 2016 12:00pm PDT

Respawn is aiming for a more refined pilot experience with Titanfall 2's multiplayer, as Shacknews experienced earlier this month. We step into some new Titans to try out some of this Respawn sequel's new game modes.


"Cool, this sounds really awesome, shame about no PC tech preview, all well(I am getting it no ..."

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Battlefield 1 Open Beta kicks off at the end of August

By John Keefer, Aug 15, 2016 11:09am PDT

One map and two game modes will be available.


Star Wars: The Old Republic's The Battle for Odessen DLC out now

By John Keefer, Aug 11, 2016 11:32am PDT

This is the last DLC before the new expansion hits later this fall.


"And not a single fuck was given. I wanted to like the reboot of the game, but it just turned ..."

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Titanfall 2 single-player preview: Man and Machine

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 11, 2016 9:00am PDT

Titanfall as a multiplayer game is a known quantity, but Titanfall 2 will be Respawn's first attempt at a full-blown single-player campaign. Shacknews takes a first look at what this solo mode will entail.


"PS4 has a larger user base but Xbox has an established fan base for Titanfall already, so it's ..."

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Titanfall 2 devs adjusting matchmaking to learn from original's mistakes

By John Keefer, Aug 10, 2016 7:00am PDT

One thing that you won't have to do is buy maps as DLC any more.


"Definitely the game I'm looking most forward to. COD MW remake is probably 2nd. lol. "

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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 ..."

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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 ..."

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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 ..."

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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 ..."

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