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News: NBA Live 15 Gets Pushed Back By Three Weeks

NBA Live 15 Gets Pushed Back By Three Weeks

Delay season

EA Sports has made the decision to delay NBA Live 15 by three weeks to further polish the game, announced the company yesterday. It was originally intended to release on October 7th — the same day as competitor NBA 2K15 — but will now hit Xbox One on October 28th. Producer Sean O'Brien announced the delay on EA's NBA Live's blog:...

Weirdness: New Madden NFL 15 Advert Makes You Wonder What Just Happened

New Madden NFL 15 Advert Makes You Wonder What Just Happened

It's Madden season, don't ask why...

It seems to be the season of really weird adverts. First Sylvester "Rocky" Stallone promoted Xbox One, now this latest trailer for Madden NFL 15 really ... just ... makes you wonder what just happened. Apparently "Madden Season" is "a competitive time — an emotional time", which EA Sports seem to have pushed to...

News: Watch_Dogs Leashed in UK Sales Chart

Watch_Dogs Leashed in UK Sales Chart

The reign of hackers toppled by fighters.

So it seems as if the Watch_Dogs reign over the UK sales is diminishing. The game was knocked down from its top spot by the newcomer EA Sports UFC. As little as this was expected, EA and Respawn's futuristic shooter Titanfall also had an unforeseen increase in sales. The current UK top ten looks like this:...

News: EA Sports UFC Demo Details Released

EA Sports UFC Demo Details Released

Kick, kick, kick, kick, boom.

A playable demo for the upcoming EA Sports UFC will go live on Tuesday, June 3rd, for Xbox One, EA has confirmed. The demo will feature cover stars Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson, who are featured in an announcement poster that EA have created to announce the launch of the demo. No word has been given on how much...

News: EA Releases New Madden 25 Trailers

EA Releases New Madden 25 Trailers

Time is ticking.

As the clock winds down, EA has released two more adverts portraying Madden 25 for Xbox One. The first one is titled "We Are Next" and is more of a motivational video with a fist-pumping song attached to get you all fired up. The second video can probably be related to by a lot of folks who play Madden. It's titled "Madden...

News: FIFA 14 Is Alive

FIFA 14 Is Alive

According to EA at least.

EA Sports has made some changes to FIFA 14 for Xbox One. A new trailer has been released that shows the new animations and detail. You can view it below: One of the main changes is Pro Instincts, which offers intelligent decision-making and human-like reaction times, and apparently makes players move instinctively like...

News: Madden NFL 25 Gets Serious on Xbox One

Madden NFL 25 Gets Serious on Xbox One

And not just visually.

EA Sports has just released a new trailer for Madden NFL 25. Even though the Xbox 360 version has been out for quite some time, that didn't stop the development team from taking a few steps forward for the Xbox One version. You can view the new trailer below: To summarize, crowds are more detailed and finally, have their...

News: EA Sports Ends Partnership With Tiger Woods

EA Sports Ends Partnership With Tiger Woods

Shares first screenshot of next-gen golf game

After 15 years, EA Sports and Tiger Woods have decided to end their partnership. The news broke today by way of a blog post on the official EA Sports website. "EA SPORTS and Tiger Woods have also made a mutual decision to end our partnership, which includes Tiger's named PGA TOUR golf game. We’ve...

Xbox Reveal: EA "Ignites" Madden, FIFA, NBA Live & UFC With All New Engine

EA "Ignites" Madden, FIFA, NBA Live & UFC With All New Engine

Only made possible on next-gen

It just wouldn't be a console reveal without juggernaut EA making an appearance. Shortly after the announcement of the Xbox One, EA confirmed that Madden NFL 25, FIFA 14, NBA Live 14 and the new UFC will launch on the system within the next 12 calendar months. All four titles will be powered with their new game engine...

News: EA Ties Up FIFA Licence

EA Ties Up FIFA Licence

Nine more years.

Following on from yesterday's unsurprising news that EA's FIFA 14 will more than likely be making the jump to Xbox 720, the company have announced that they've tied up that FIFA licence for just a little bit longer. And by "a little bit longer", we mean "until 2022." Under the terms of the new agreement, EA Sports continues to...

News: First FIFA 14 Details, Trailers and Screenshots

First FIFA 14 Details, Trailers and Screenshots

No next-gen confirmation, yet.

After a whole bunch of hinting over the weekend, EA Sports has finally confirmed some concrete FIFA 14 details, along with a bunch of screenshots and a pair of new trailers. The first major innovation this time around involves the physics of the ball, which EA Vancouver say that they found to be incorrect in last...

News: NHL 14 Features Revealed

NHL 14 Features Revealed

Debut trailer hits the ice, too.

EA Sports has released the reveal trailer for this year's take on the super-fast world of ice hockey, NHL 14. In addition to that, they've also confirmed a few of the new features that will make an appearance this time around, too. A new fighting system - dubbed the "Enforcer Engine" - will be in play, that has been...

News: Tiger Woods PGA Tour 14 Demo Now Live

Tiger Woods PGA Tour 14 Demo Now Live

Swing away!

PGATour.com's somewhat heavenly Amanda Balionis stars in a new trailer released today by EA Sports, which promotes the fact that the demo of Tiger Woods PGA Tour 14 is now available on Xbox Live. The demo allows you to play as the legendary Arnold Palmer, experience the LPGA for the first time in an EA Sports PGA Tour game by playing as...

Out Now: Madden NFL 13

Madden NFL 13

US Sales Already Impressive

Madden NFL 13 is out today in the UK, but EA are already counting up the pennies after a successful first day in the States. In the first 24 hours, the Gridiron behemoth has blasted through the 900,000 sales mark, which represents a healthy 7% increase year-on-year on current-generation machines. On top of that, EA are...

News: Mexican Wave of FIFA 13 Screenshots Arrives

Mexican Wave of FIFA 13 Screenshots Arrives

Shows skills games, career mode, and more...

This may well be the second FIFA 13 update in as many days, but boy, we're excited for this one! EA Sports have released a batch of new screenshots showing some of the new additions to the game. Skill challenges are the order of the day, with the images showing a crossing minigame, games involving...

News: FIFA 13 Voice Commands Detailed

FIFA 13 Voice Commands Detailed

Come on, Ref!

We found out about FIFA 13 getting Kinect voice support back at E3, but details were a little bit sparse. EA have today confirmed a few more pieces of information about the new functionality, with voice commands promising to provide a surprising new layer of depth to the game. As well as being able to call for substitutions and change...

Blog: Tiger Woods PGA Tour 13 Kinect

Tiger Woods PGA Tour 13 Kinect

Straight from the horse's mouth

Tiger Woods PGA Tour 13's Kinect features were detailed in a video yesterday, and now we have a developer blog from EA Sports explaining more about Kinect integration in Tiger Woods this year. Tiger Woods PGA Tour 13 Kinect Features: Hi, my name is Eric Busch, and I’m one of the designers on Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 13...

News: Here's the First Tiger Woods Kinect Video and Screens

Here's the First Tiger Woods Kinect Video and Screens

Put down the club

Tiger Woods PGA Tour 13 marks EA Sports' first proper foray into Kinect integration in its core sports franchises, but judging from the first Kinect footage below it's off to a good start. The game uses voice commands and gestures too, with players facing the Kinect rather than standing side-on when swinging, which hopefully should...

News: Expect More Tiger Woods Kinect Details Soon

Expect More Tiger Woods Kinect Details Soon

Here's what we have so far

Tiger Woods PGA Tour 13 is the first EA Sports game to make use of Kinect — in fact, EA is arguing it's the first-ever Kinect sports simulation game — but we're all waiting eagerly for more information about how the sensor will work on the fairway. We'll have to wait two more weeks, apparently. EA has announced we'll...