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  • Blog Post: Madden NFL 15 Becomes First Xbox One Digital Pre-Order Title

    At Gamescom last week, Microsoft announced that pre-ordering and pre-loading of digital titles would begin soon. It seems that things are getting underway a bit faster than expected. Forza Horizon 2 and FIFA 15 were announced as part of the new program. A different EA title is actually the first to be... More
  • Blog Post: EASHL, Connected GM Modes Absent From New-Gen NHL 15 Versions

    Through deciphering retail game descriptions and analyzing the achievement lists, NHL fans have been speculating about the absence of two popular game modes, the EA Sports Hockey League and Connected GM, for more than a week. Today EA confirmed fans' worst suspicions – both modes will be absent... More
  • Blog Post: EA Access Members Get Six Hours Of Madden Before Release

    EA has today shed some light on a key EA Access feature. Early game time isn’t new to EA (the company offered it as part of the EA Sports Season Ticket a few years back). This incarnation is slightly different, though. According to EA, players won’t have unlimited playtime when Madden goes... More
  • Blog Post: Judge Determines NCAA Rules Against Athletes Likeness Revenue Are Unlawful

    Earlier today a federal judge ruled that the NCAA's rules that prohibit college athletes from getting compensated for the use of their likeness in media broadcasts, video games, and other products actually violate antitrust laws. Sports gamers are likely already familiar with this issue and with... More
  • Blog Post: Free EA Sports UFC Update Includes Three New Fighters

    Its first licensed UFC game won't be the last for EA, and that's why the sports publisher is continuing to hone its craft. Today the company release a free update that adds three fighters to the roster and introduces some new gameplay additions. The new faces entering the cage are bantamweight... More
  • Blog Post: [Update] Clint Dempsey Joins Messi On FIFA 15 Cover In North America

    Update : EA Sports has added U.S. Men's National Team captain and Seattle Sounders player Clint Dempsey to the cover of the game in North America – his first appearance for the series. Furthermore, as a nod to the Sounders sponsor, Xbox, Dempsey will appear in his Sounders kit on the covers... More
  • Blog Post: [Update] UFC Demo Pricing Error Fixed, Free Once More

    Update: EA has emailed us about the UFC and FIFA demo pricing errors. As suspected, these were unintentional glitches.[eXcerpt] “The price associated with the FIFA 14 and EA SPORTS UFC demos was due to a technical error," a representative told us via email. "Both demos have now been fixed... More
  • Blog Post: Ultimate Editions of Madden, FIFA, And NHL To Offer Card Packs And Extra Content

    If you’re planning on getting the deluxe editions of EA’s upcoming Madden NFL 15, FIFA 15, or NHL 15, you’ll be getting a steady stream of free goodies from EA Sports. For Madden, players who purchase the Ultimate Edition will get Ultimate Team Pro Packs – three per week for 10... More
  • Blog Post: Boston's Bergeron Wins NHL 15 Cover Vote

    Bruins' forward Patrice Bergeron has won the right to appear on the cover of NHL 15, beating Canadiens' defenseman P.K. Subban in a fan vote. After the Canadiens and Bruins met each other in the playoffs last season, Bergeron and Subban once again faced off, only this time Bergeron walked away... More
  • Blog Post: EA: NCAA Football Might Not Be Gone Forever, But Don't Expect More Soon

    EA and the NCAA have been embroiled in lawsuits for a number of years over the in-game use of college player likenesses. Those legal matters have recently been settled, and we caught up with EA's Peter Moore to inquire about the future of the NCAA franchise. While it's premature to suggest that... More
  • Blog Post: Bruce Lee Shatters The Competition In EA Sports UFC

    During EA’s E3 2014 press conference, we witnessed a battle featuring Bruce Lee showing off the upcoming EA Sports UFC. It featured staggering blows and powerful takedowns, and Lee showed off the massive array of attacks with style and finesse. The new ground system received a ton of focus in addition... More
  • Blog Post: Seattle's Richard Sherman Named Madden 15 Cover Athlete

    Seattle Seahawk's cornerback Richard Sherman has more to talk smack about. The vocal athlete was just named Madden 15's cover athlete, so prepare to see his fierce face on game shelves later this summer. Madden fans were able to vote for their favorite NFL star to be the face for Madden this... More
  • Blog Post: NBA Live 15 Goes Head-To-Head With NBA 2K15 On October 7

    EA Sports has announced that NBA Live 15 will be going toe-to-toe with heavyweight rival NBA 2K15. Both titles will launch on the first Tuesday in October, and NBA Live 15’s executive producer knows his team has a lot to prove. In a post on the EA Sports website, Sean O’Brien says that his... More
  • Blog Post: [Update] FIFA 14's World Cup Modes Released

    Update: Electronic Arts says that FIFA 14's free World Cup modes are now live! Enjoy. Original Story: EA Sports was planning to offer two free World Cup modes for the last- and new-gen versions of FIFA 14, but that unveiling has been postponed. A post on EA's UK forums says that the dev team... More
  • Blog Post: Visceral Games Comments On Leaked Battlefield: Hardline Footage

    As we thought might be the case, the leaked footage of Battlefield: Hardline that we reported on this morning isn’t terribly new. The video that was circulating this morning is six months old, and Visceral Games assures that much more has been done since then. Commenting on Twitter, studio general... More
  • Blog Post: FIFA 14 Gets World Cup Update Next Week

    With the World Cup right around the corner, EA is preparing to bring the excitement to FIFA 14 ( our review ). Don’t worry, new-gen players. You aren’t being left out this time. The free update to FIFA Ultimate Team will be a separate World Cup mode within the broader Ultimate Team framework... More
  • Blog Post: BioWare Shares Mass Effect Facial Customization Stats

    Did you change the look of your Shepard when you played Mass Effect 3? Following yesterday’s data about Mass Effect first name choices in different languages, we asked BioWare Edmonton and Montreal general manager Aaryn Flynn to share a bit more. Only 50 percent of Mass Effect 3 players changed... More
  • Blog Post: Drafting First Round Gold In Madden NFL 25's Ultimate Team Mode

    Once again Madden developer EA Tiburon is doing something special for Ultimate Team players featuring the 32 newly drafted first round players. The 32 first-round players have been dropped into All-Pro packs for Madden NFL 25's Ultimate Team mode. These packs also come with a Draft collectible (which... More
  • Blog Post: EA's Ultimate Team Rakes In $380 Million

    EA's Ultimate Team offerings continue to be a big hit with sports fans, with Madden's version of the card-collecting mode seeing huge growth. EA's fourth-quarter financial results reveal that the Ultimate Team modes across EA Sports' series generated $380 million for fiscal year 2014... More
  • Blog Post: NHL 15 Comes To New-Gen Consoles With New Broadcasting Crew

    For years, hardcore fans requested more from the broadcasting crew in EA Sports' NHL series. Longtime duo Bill Clement and Gary Thorne weren't bad, but the commentary grew too stale and dated. EA Sports recognized the deficiency, and moved to address it with the first new-gen hockey title. NHL... More
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