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If you're an Origin Access subscriber on PC, you're in for a treat. EA has announced the list of games coming to the service in September 2019, and there are some big hitters on there. Some of these

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Full disclosure, 95% of the reason why I agreed to try out The Sims 4: Island Living is because of the lure of mermaids. The latest expansion pack for the popular game, Island Living released on June


EA Origins is one of many different platforms for distributing games. It features titles such as the Dragon Age series, The Sims, and Battlefield. Unfortunately, the large userbase makes the platform

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Star Wars: The Old Republic, like everything else Star Wars related, is celebrating the unofficial Star Wars holiday of May 4th with a special little treat for players. From now until May 6th, any

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An Origin security flaw made it possible for hackers to run malicious code via Electronic Arts' digital distribution service. The flaw — since patched by EA — made use of an exploit involving origin

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Four years ago, I wrote about the growing world of digital distribution. I lamented the seeming split in game distribution services and the notion that I would have who knows how many of these things

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On the Xbox, you have the Xbox Store, on the PlayStation you've got the PlayStation Network, but with the PC being such an open platform it's no wonder that a lot of clients have appeared. This has


A researcher has found a bug in EA's Origin software which could allow malicious parties to gain access to users' account data. The bug, which has since been fixed by EA, was discovered by "Beard" (

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After the disaster that was Star Wars: Battlefront II, it was inevitable that there would be changes. As such, Battlefield V's new Tides of War microtransaction system only allows players to purchase

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The folks over at GOG are on a righteous crusade. Their new initiative, FCK DRM, aims to educate consumers about the DRM (digital rights management) that's often baked into the media they consume, as

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Today during the EA Play press conference at E3, Electronic Arts announced a new subscription service. It's called Origin Access Premier, and it will offer a full suite of games to members. Origin

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I just recently had the pleasure of playing Final Fantasy XV a few months ago during my Year of Final Fantasy celebration, so I was very excited to see what kind of enhancements the PC version of the

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EA has announced that several Warner Bros. Interactive Studios games are available to download now as part of its PC subscription-based Origin Access service. This deal marks the first time that any


The infamous anti-piracy and anti-cheat company Denuvo has been purchased by Irdeto. Irdeto is a Dutch company that provides similar security software for a variety of spheres, including “media

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Update: Looks like the $19.99 price point for the Royal Edition upgrade was a mistake. The final price point is undetermined. Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition has been announced for Xbox One and

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In a surprising development, Electronic Arts have decided to remove the ability to purchase crystals with real-world money in Star Wars Battlefront 2. Crystals were the in-game currency that would

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Any franchise burdened with a yearly release cycle is going to suffer. Outside of simple roster updates and virtual puzzle books, a game takes more than twelve months to fully come together. Add the

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Nearly three years after the game was initially released on PC and Mac, The Sims 4 will finally find its way onto the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One this November. The Sims 4 console port will officially


Electronic Art's online platform Origin is getting an upgrade today. According to a post by EA, Origin will be adding new features to their service for players to enjoy, including download speed

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Back in early May, we got our first hints of a new Need for Speed title that would arrive by the end of 2017. This morning the full reveal of the 2017 Need for Speed took place via the official Need

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It is hard to put into words the surge of emotions surrounding a game like Mass Effect: Andromeda. It has become, by no stretch of the imagination, one of the most talked about titles in the past few

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Video game publisher and developer DotEmu is closing their online store as reported by DualShockers. Founded in 2007, DotEmu is a Paris-based video games developer and publisher. They've developed

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Financial reports are the prime time for companies to stand up and point out everything they did right over the latest financial period. It's a time to lay your cards on the table to your investors


If you've been waiting for the opportune moment to try out DICE's reboot of Star Wars Battlefront but you didn't want to lay down too much money for an experience many fans of the older games

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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 came out on November 10, 2009. The team that defined the modern FPS as we know it disbanded the following year due to a falling out between studio heads and the game's

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Titanfall 2's launch was always going to be a tricky one. The sequel to 2013's Titanfall was always going to be a hard sell to first-person shooter fans finding themselves between the two biggest FPS

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Green Man Gaming has apologized to users who have ordered Battlefield 1 and Titanfall 2 only to find that their keys were invalid as reported by Eurogamer. The issues are highlighted by a pair of


Update 2: In a post from the official Origin form back in September, a user noted that access to Origin was also blocked for those in Iran. An EA representative confirmed that to be the case and


Another year, another FIFA. It's that wonderful time of the year when all of your favorite sports games get their annual update, bringing with it a plethora of new features designed to either refine


We're just about a month out from the release of Titanfall 2, and Respawn Entertainment has shared several new details about the game and its modes. As previously reported, Attrition will be