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Talking Point: Would You Pay for an EA Access Subscription on PS4?

Would You Pay for an EA Access Subscription on PS4?

In the game

Whether you like it or not, gaming is gradually becoming much more service driven. The wheels have been in motion for a while, with Season Passes and long-tail downloadable content business models designed to keep you spending more on a single game for longer. However, the announcement of EA Access overnight – a PlayStation...

News: EA Access Exclusive to Xbox One as It Doesn't Represent 'Good Value' for PS4 Owners

EA Access Exclusive to Xbox One as It Doesn't Represent 'Good Value' for PS4 Owners

Sony comes out swinging

We don’t think that Sony and EA Games are on the best of terms. After the latter promised an unprecedented partnership with Microsoft for the launch of the Xbox One, we’ve always got a sense that relations are a little, well, strained. And a statement from the platform holder regarding the mega publisher’s new Xbox...

News: EA Cuffs Battlefield Hardline and Throws Away the Key Until 2015

EA Cuffs Battlefield Hardline and Throws Away the Key Until 2015

Dragon Age also dragon behind schedule

With several of its blockbuster titles not due until next year, EA's non-sports lineup for the rest of 2014 consisted of the ambitious Dragon Age: Inquisition and the unexpected yet thrilling Battlefield Hardline. Sadly, instead of taking a risk and pushing forward with these titles' pre-established release...

News: This Mass Effect 4 Panel Comes with Commander Shepard's Endorsement

This Mass Effect 4 Panel Comes with Commander Shepard's Endorsement

Hero's favourite public forum at Comic-Con 2014

Hotly anticipated PlayStation 4 follow-up Mass Effect 4 is in a weird sort of promotional limbo right now, strangely nestling somewhere between announced and unannounced. We know that the game exists, for example, but we don’t really know a whole lot about it – and that makes its inclusion in the...

News: Will Mirror's Edge 2 Make You Puke with PS4 Peripheral Project Morpheus?

Will Mirror's Edge 2 Make You Puke with PS4 Peripheral Project Morpheus?

Don't look down

The original Mirror’s Edge worked incredibly hard to put you in free-runner Faith’s shoes, employing numerous animations to make you feel like you were sprinting across rooftops and balancing on narrow beams. This level of first-person immersion seems like a perfect fit for virtual reality, with Project Morpheus presumably set...

News: Battlefield Hardline's Beta Goes Harder for an Additional Week on PS4

Battlefield Hardline's Beta Goes Harder for an Additional Week on PS4

Put your hands up

The end of the Destiny Alpha may be giving you intergalactic sized withdrawal symptoms, but Battlefield Hardline’s beta is still, er, going hard. The folks over at EA Games have opted to extend the PlayStation 4 shooter’s pre-release test for an additional week, meaning that you’ll now have until 12:00PM PST on 26th June to...

Rumour: Is Titanfall 2 Stomping onto PS4 in the Near Future?

Is Titanfall 2 Stomping onto PS4 in the Near Future?

It's a secret

Pseudo Xbox One exclusive Titanfall is a strange game. The first-person shooter – created by ex-Call of Duty makers Respawn Entertainment – was championed as the second coming of your chosen religious prophet for an outrageously long time, and then it just disappeared in the blink of an eye. As far as we’re aware, the title’s...

E3 2014: Criterion Games Reaches for the Sky with a New and Broadly Ambitious Project

Criterion Games Reaches for the Sky with a New and Broadly Ambitious Project

Boats, helicopters, ATVs, oh my

Cars and Criterion Games have gone hand in hand for years. It's hard not to imagine a racing game from the studio that doesn't involve sleek, expensive sports vehicles or obsessively rendered depictions of car crashes like in Need for Speed or Burnout. However, since the developer's surprising announcement that it...

E3 2014: PS4 Parkour-'em-Up Mirror's Edge 2 Lands with a Stylish Makeover

PS4 Parkour-'em-Up Mirror's Edge 2 Lands with a Stylish Makeover

Back in black

Since its first venture, Mirrors Edge 2 has been on the wish list of many staffers here at Push Square towers – and during EA's press conference, we were given the first juicy details on the free-running action. Heroine Faith returns, with a new minimalistic wardrobe – ditching her bulky bag for a new body belt. Her sleek yet cool...

E3 2014: Star Wars: Battlefront Aims to Bring the Galaxy to Life Like Never Before

Star Wars: Battlefront Aims to Bring the Galaxy to Life Like Never Before

The opportunity of a lifetime

DICE has been behind one of the most recognisable shooter franchises of all time with Battlefield, which continues to press on as seen with the recent reveal of Battlefield Hardline. So, since EA acquired the rights to produce Star Wars games, there was no doubt that it would utilize DICE's talents, which was confirmed...

Live: Watch the EA E3 2014 Press Conference Right Here

Watch the EA E3 2014 Press Conference Right Here

Electronic avenue

How are your hype levels holding up? Good, because we’ve barely even scratched the surface of this year’s E3 convention. With rival platform holder Microsoft done and dusted, it’s now down to third-party publisher EA Games to impress. This year, it’s promising six major reveals, with annual franchises such as FIFA and...

News: Have a Little Faith! PS4 Sequel Mirror's Edge 2 Will Appear at E3 2014

Have a Little Faith! PS4 Sequel Mirror's Edge 2 Will Appear at E3 2014

Still alive

Mirror’s Edge 2 may have been a certainty for EA Games’ sizeable E3 2014 showing ever since it revealed that it’d have six titles on display, but that assumption has now been confirmed courtesy of Spike’s always entertaining All Access Live schedule. Specifically, the itinerary mentions “updates” on the DICE developed