Shackpets | Available on iOS and Google Play Store

EA Canada News


Recent Tags

How to Download the NHL 19 Open Beta on PS4 and Xbox One

By Bill Lavoy, Jul 27, 2018 3:45pm PDT

Here’s how you can download that open beta for NHL 19 on PS4 and Xbox One.


NHL 19 Release Date for PS4 and Xbox One

By Bill Lavoy, Jun 20, 2018 5:55pm PDT

NHL 19 gets a PS4 and Xbox One release date for this September.


NHL 19 Hands-On Preview: The Sharpest Edges

By Bill Lavoy, Jun 20, 2018 5:55pm PDT

RPM Tech, NHL Ones, and customization were the three stars in my hands-on time with NHL 19 at EA Play.


"I hear their selling point each year and each year it ends up being little more than a gimmick. ..."

- x-Rumpo-x see all 16 comments

EA Sports UFC 3 Review: Face Punching at Its Finest

By Bill Lavoy, Jan 31, 2018 4:15pm PST

Fluid combat and a deep Career Mode shine in EA Sports UFC 3. Our review.


"I'm fine with them only because you can enjoy the game in many modes without it. If you decide ..."

- x-Rumpo-x see all 4 comments

FIFA 15 review: taking the cup

By Eric Shugg and Steven Wong, Sep 23, 2014 11:00am PDT

FIFA 15 brings world football back for another season, and it's smarter and more realistic than ever. Check out our review to see how many goals it scores.


2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil announced for Xbox 360 and PS3

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 06, 2014 8:00am PST

Football may be the world's most popular sport, but American audiences often find it a little too slow, lacking in razzmatazz and shouting. For Americans who've been curious about the FIFA games but not inspired enough, maybe 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil, announced today by EA...


"Scouting in the Favella mode with three different endings. Exit in a body bag, or with a gunman ..."

- Early_Grayce see all 11 comments

NHL 14 demonstrates Fight Night's Enforcer Engine

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 23, 2013 4:30pm PDT

NHL 14 features a number of new features, including the debut of the Enforcer Engine from the Fight Night series. So let's see how the fights work!


NHL '94 revived in retro mode for NHL 14

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 11, 2013 8:15am PDT

Weren't the nineties great! With all that nineties music and oh, those nineties clothes we wore!And NHL '94 on the Genesis and SNES. As the nineties become 'retro' cool times which we're definitely not just remembering a handful of highlights from, EA has announced it's brin...


"I will only get this if a wrap-around shot still gives you a guaranteed goal"

- squeakychimp see all 15 comments

FIFA 14 announced, features 'Pure Shot' and global scouting

By Steve Watts, Apr 17, 2013 11:30am PDT

EA officially announced FIFA 14 today, and outlined the features for this year's iteration. It's coming to PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and "additional platforms" this fall.


NHL 14 enforcer fights use Fight Night tech

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 15, 2013 10:45am PDT

The announcement of a new entry in an annual sports franchises is never a surprise so what matters is, what's new? EA today parted its luxurious red velvet curtains to reveal NHL 14, with shiny newness including using tech from the Fight Night boxing games in enforcer scraps...


"The NHL is still a little tone deaf about fighting (vis a vis concussions)"

- acheron see all 6 comments

EA survey hints at 'new NBA concept'

By Steve Watts, Apr 09, 2013 4:30pm PDT

An EA survey suggests it will be playtesting a "new NBA concept" this week, though it's unknown if this is the NBA Live game in development at EA Tiburon or another basketball game altogether.


"If you are Dwight Howard or DeAndre Jordan then free throws will cost you $1 each. "

- Dessicator82 see all 8 comments

NHL 13 introduces playable female Olympians

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 29, 2012 5:00pm PDT

Though the female teams of gender-segregated sports may be far less popular unless they wear skimpy outfits, it's a shame that they're so often entirely excluded from sports video games. Huzzah, then, that EA is continuing its ladyfication of ice hockey in NHL 13 with a pair...


SSX 3.0 update adds simultaneous multiplayer

By Steve Watts, Aug 07, 2012 11:45am PDT

SSX has gotten updated to version 3.0, offering two new modes called 3-2-1-Go! and Freeride, along with a handful of bug fixes.


"This is almost cool except I still hate the way this new game controls."

- Mommar see all 6 comments

SSX demo coming next week

By Steve Watts, Feb 17, 2012 9:30am PST

A demo for SSX will hit next week, ahead of its February 28 release date.


"Well my life is over. If it's even half as good as the first I'll be set until Bioshock Infinite ..."

- PrimeFiveByFive see all 3 comments

SSX allows multiplayer without Online Pass

By Steve Watts, Jan 31, 2012 8:45am PST

The SSX online pass will allow you to play online, but restrict any credits earned from online play until you register the pass.


"Well, if you KEEP IT you get the on-line pass code because they send you the box and all the ..."

- mancide see all 9 comments