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The Lord of the Rings: Heroes of Middle-earth Preview - A New Age of Collectable RPG

What-If scenarios have become increasingly popular over the years, permeating many fan-favorite franchises new and old. It’s no surprise then, that The Lord of the Rings is next in line for this sort…

May 10, 2023 | 01:00 EDT

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The Lord of the Rings: Heroes of Middle-earth Gets Release Date and First Gameplay Trailer

Today Electronic Arts announced the release date and revealed the first gameplay trailer of its mobile game The Lord of the Rings: Heroes of Middle-earth. Developed by Capital Games, the title was…

April 7, 2023 | 01:10 EDT

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EA Sports FC Brand Revealed Among Widespread Support by Leagues & Clubs; News Coming in July

Today Electronic Arts has revealed the branding of its new soccer/football game EA Sports FC. The brand, which will debut this year and will replace the ultra-popular FIFA brand following the…

April 6, 2023 | 04:14 EDT

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Why I'm Hopelessly Addicted to FIFA 23's Manager Mode

As each year passes, I become more enraptured with FIFA's Manager Mode, and in FIFA 23, I'm even more addicted from the slight tweaks that EA has implemented. By signing new players, organizing…

October 11, 2022 | 11:00 EDT

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Buying FIFA Loot Boxes Is "Fair" According To EA

EA has defended its use of FIFA loot boxes, describing the ability to spend real money on them as "fair". The company says that the FIFA Ultimate Team mode and player packs are a beloved part of FIFA…

August 12, 2022 | 12:08 EDT

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FIFA 23 Release Date And New Features Revealed

EA has officially announced the FIFA 23 release date. The final EA soccer game bearing the FIFA name will launch this September and will bring a number of features including women's club soccer, men'…

July 20, 2022 | 12:52 EDT

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Skate 4 Now Titled 'Skate', Will Be Free to Play

EA has officially announced that Skate 4 will now be titled Skate., and will be free to play on all platforms. The game will be released on PC, PlayStation, and Xbox, and it has been announced that…

July 14, 2022 | 01:59 EDT

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Modders Have Already Created Skate 4 Multiplayer Mods

Several groups of modders have apparently already created multiplayer mods for a recently-leaked build of Skate 4. Several passionate communities of Skate players have created fully working servers…

July 14, 2022 | 09:08 EDT

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The Lord of the Rings: Heroes of Middle-earth

The Lord of the Rings: Heroes of Middle-earth is a new F2P mobile title and is a collectible RPG that will try to bring LOTR fans together in a "strategic, social-competitive experience." There will…

May 24, 2022 | 04:39 EDT

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FIFA 22 Apex Legends Crossover Announced for Some Reason

A FIFA 22 Apex Legends crossover has been announced, bringing items themed around Gibraltar, Octane, and Wraith into FIFA Ultimate Team. No, really. As you probably know, Apex Legends is a pretty…

March 4, 2022 | 01:51 EST

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FIFA 21 Player Count Hits 31m as EA's Live Services Grow

The FIFA 21 player count has grown by 6 million players in the last few months as Electronic Arts shows stronger growth in live services over the sale of full games. FIFA 21 has been pretty popular…

August 4, 2021 | 04:48 EDT

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Hacked EA Files Released After Extortion Fails

Hacked EA files allegedly stolen nearly two months ago — including FIFA 21 source code — were apparently released on the Dark Web following a failure to extort Electronic Arts for their return. Back…

August 2, 2021 | 01:45 EDT

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The Ukranian PS4 Cryptocurrency Farm Was Actually Botting FIFA

Last week, TechRaptor reported on the bust of a Ukranian bot operation that was using nearly four-thousand Sony PlayStation 4s as cryptocurrency miners. Though the Ukranian government did not…

July 18, 2021 | 09:37 EDT

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[Updated] FIFA 21 Servers Having Problems Over Holiday Weekend on PlayStation

Update 3 (07/05/21, 6:41 PM ET) – After a second round of downtime, EA says that FIFA 21 servers have once again been restored to normal operations. "Players should now be able to connect to EA…

July 4, 2021 | 05:37 EDT

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You Can Now Preview FIFA 21 FUT Packs Before Buying

You can now preview FIFA 21 FUT Packs thanks to the launch of the " Preview Packs" feature for FIFA Ultimate Team earlier today — but only for a limited time. FIFA 21 has a loot box system like many…

June 18, 2021 | 01:35 EDT

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EA Funneling Players Towards Loot Boxes In FIFA, Leaked Document Says

A leaked internal EA document has revealed that the company intentionally pushes players towards a game mode featuring loot boxes in FIFA 21. This comes at a moment when loot boxes - and EA in…

April 26, 2021 | 09:37 EDT

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EA's FIFA Ultimate Team Debug Menu Was Widely Available Yesterday

EA allowed FIFA Ultimate Team players to mess around with their debug tools yesterday, although players apparently couldn't do anything permanent to their own account or other player's accounts. How…

March 18, 2021 | 10:40 EDT

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Electronic Arts Details FIFA 21 "EAGate' Investigation

Electronic Arts has put out a lengthy statement about the FIFA 21 "EAGate" controversy, announcing an investigation and promising to take action against all involved parties.  FIFA 21 is a game that…

March 15, 2021 | 03:50 EDT

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FIFA 21 'EAGate' Alleges Employee Sold Icon Moments

The FIFA 21 "EAGate" controversy has blown up on Twitter, and it looks pretty darn bad: an EA employee is accused of selling untradable "Icon Moments" for large sums of cash directly to players.…

March 10, 2021 | 04:17 EST

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[Updated] FIFA 21 FUT Matches Disabled Temporarily

Update (02/25/21, 11:15 PM) – EA has restored the ability to join and create FIFA 21 FUT matches following an hours-long service outage earlier in the day. "FIFA 21 maintenance has been completed…

February 25, 2021 | 01:25 EST

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[Updated] EA Denies A.C. Milan's Zlatan Claims EA Used His Likeness Without Permission in FIFA 21

A.C. Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimović has apparently claimed that FIFA 21 has used his likeness in the game "without any agreement all these years," promising to investigate the matter. FIFA 21 is…

November 23, 2020 | 03:30 EST

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EA Sports FIFA 21 and Madden NFL 21 Next Gen Release Dates Announced

Electronic Arts has announced that December 4 will be the date that the next-generation versions of Madden NFL 21 and FIFA 21 will be made available worldwide. “With each console generation, EA…

October 27, 2020 | 10:10 EDT

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EA Play is Down as Gamers Rush to Download FIFA 21 Trial

EA Play is down as a horde of gamers rush onto the service to download the FIFA 21 trial. Naturally, this has frustrated many who were looking forward to playing some virtual soccer. Earlier this…

October 1, 2020 | 01:49 EDT

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FIFA 21

The biggest selling sports game around the world returns in FIFA 21, the latest title in the FIFA series by EA Sports, and developed by EA Vancouver and EA Romania. Featuring more than 30 official…

September 21, 2020 | 06:40 EDT

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Sports Games Dominate August As Madden Makes Run Up Year's Top 10

The NPD Group has revealed its market data for the gaming industry in August 2020. EA's Madden NFL 21 was a very strong performer, with an impressive showing for the Nintendo Switch in the hardware…

September 14, 2020 | 10:12 EDT

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Madden NFL 21 Brings Back Colin Kaepernick

In a surprise move, EA Sports took to Twitter today to announce a new addition to Madden NFL 21: Colin Kaepernick. The former 49ers QB has been away from the NFL since 2017, and there had even…

September 8, 2020 | 03:14 EDT

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Madden NFL 21

The Gridiron returns with the venerable Madden franchise back for one more season. Developed by EA Tiburon, Madden NFL 21  is packed with fresh features and several gameplay enhancements to the…

September 8, 2020 | 11:01 EDT

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Despite Controversy, Madden NFL 21 Has Best Opening Week In Franchise History

Despite controversy surrounding its quality, Madden NFL 21 has enjoyed the strongest opening sales week in franchise history. EA says first week unit sales - counting physical and digital numbers -…

September 3, 2020 | 11:43 EDT

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Madden NFL 21 Has the Lowest Metacritic User PS4 Review Score

Each year, a new sports game comes out for NHL, NBA, and the NFL, and each year there are complaints that it's especially lazy compared to the previous year. Well, for Madden NFL 21, it seems that…

August 31, 2020 | 10:53 EDT

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Madden NFL 21 Won't Support 'Smart Delivery', Opting Instead For Own System

The upcoming installment in the Madden franchise, Madden NFL 21, has been officially confirmed for the Xbox Series X. However, there is a small catch for those who purchase the title on Xbox One…

May 7, 2020 | 02:32 EDT

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Madden NFL 15 Review

Another summer has gone by, autumn wind in the air, and Madden on store shelves. Like clockwork, Madden NFL 15 has been released amid high anticipation and cautious optimism. Did EA finally deliver a…

September 4, 2014 | 09:00 EDT