EA Sports

Four Aussies are playing for a spot in the FIFA eWorld Cup Playoffs tonight

May 11, 2018

Esports fans: Gfinity Esports Australia are hosting the FIFA 18 Global Series Qualifier tonight and you’re not gonna want to miss it. Four Aussie players are in the mix, all fighting to preserve their spot on the road the 2018 FIFA eWorld Cup.

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Games Review: EA Sports UFC 3: A worthy opponent

February 5, 2018

EA Sports UFC 3 marks EA’s the third tilt at creating an authentic, complex mixed martial arts experience. While it’s not a total knockout punch, it’s safe to say UFC 3 provides hardcore and casual fans alike with a reasonably accessible fighting sim.

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Games Review: NHL 18 (PS4, 2017) is a solid sim that is content to rest on its laurels

September 25, 2017

NHL 18 wants to be a mirror to this year’s Stanley Cup — no bells, no whistles, no brawls or bullshit, just great skillful hockey. That’s what it wants, and it’s a noble goal, but sadly the puck never quite finds the back of the net.

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Games Review: NBA Live 18 (PS4, 2017) is a step forward for a series overshadowed by the competition

September 23, 2017

Do you remember the last time you played an entry in the NBA Live series? Me either. More or less off the radar for about a decade at this point, the series is back in the public eye this year with NBA Live 18, a basketball sim with a clear desire to leave the series’ average reputation behind.

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Video Games Review: FIFA 17 (PS4, 2016)

October 20, 2016

GOOOAAAAL. With the usual patronising phrasework out of the way, let’s talk about football.

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E3 2016: EA unveils brand new esports initiative at EA Play

June 13, 2016

Electronic Arts have revealed a huge push towards the esports market with plans for major tournaments and big money prize pools, plus publisher support for community- and user-staged events.

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E3 2016: FIFA 17 getting Creed-esque story mode

June 13, 2016

FIFA 17 is set to introduce a complete story-based singleplayer mode according to a trailer released at the EA Play press conference ahead of E3 2016. Dubbed “The Journey”, the mode will take players through all of the trials and tribulations that come with being a Premier League footballer.

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Video Games Review: EA Sports UFC 2 (PS4, 2016)

March 21, 2016

I am probably the last person on earth who should be reviewing a UFC video game. I’ve never seen a UFC fight and I only know names like Ronda Rousey because my social media feeds never stop talking about her. I’ve never even been in a fist fight in my entire life. It would seem, […]

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Video Games Interview: EA Canada’s Brian Hayes talks UFC 2‘s post-launch plans, Bruce Lee and more

March 21, 2016

With EA Sports UFC 2 now unleashed upon the masses of fans eager to live out their fantasies of personally stepping into the octagon, we got the opportunity to chat to the game’s creative director Brian Hayes via email.

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Mike Tyson is EA Sports UFC 2‘s mystery fighter

January 22, 2016

Despite the fact that the last time Mike Tyson fought professionally was over ten years ago, he will nevertheless make his mixed martial arts bow as an unlockable fighter in EA Sports UFC 2 this year.

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