DICE L.A. is an ‘extension’ of DICE. It will support the Swedish studio in all of its efforts.
EA’s big challenger to the dominance of Call of Duty has been unveiled.
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Electronic Arts doesn’t have plans for any new Medal of Honor games at this point.
There’s a history of the military cracking down on those who talk to outsiders without permission.
While Medal of Honor: Warfighter has some fun beneath its gritty fingernails, it fails as the military-shooter flag-bearer it wants to be.
The author of No Easy Day, a former Navy SEAL who was a member of the team that took out Al Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden, contributed to the production of Medal of Honor: Warfighter. That’s caused extra scrutiny of the game’s realism.
A promo for the new Medal of Honor Warfighter on Origin seemingly confirms the existence of Battlefield 4. All references have since been removed from the service.
EA’s Battlefield 3 Premium service hit 800,000 members within its first two weeks, but how does it stack up against long-time competitor Call of Duty Elite?
In recent years, developers and publishers have offered alternatives to “cat helmets” and night-vision goggles by giving away full versions of older games with the purchase of new ones.
Tier-1 operating got a big facelift in the last two years. Medal of Honor: Warfighter follows up on the 2010 reboot with a new engine, a new (and fictional) conflict, and lots of bad people to shoot. So a few familiar elements return, too.
Electronic Arts announced tonight that it will ship Medal of Honor Warfighter, the next installment in its modern combat game series, this fall.
Electronic Arts is eager to prove it can beat Activision Blizzard in the first-person shooter business, which has become one of the most competitive markets in all of video games with a punishing schedule for game developers. Billions of dollars are at stake, and the winner will capture some of the most hardcore fans for any product in any market.
Every year, a video game stirs passions to the boiling point because it hits too close to home. This year, that dubious honor goes to Ubisoft’s Call of Juarez: The Cartel, which depicts first-person combat in Mexico’s Ciudad Juarez in the midst of a drug war.
U.S. video-game store sales fell 4 percent in October, largely because of a weak sales month for new hardware.
Electronic Arts said that cost-cutting helped narrow its losses and make up for a big drop in revenue in its second fiscal quarter ended Sept. 30. But the big independent video game publisher had fewer hits than it needed and has reduced its profit outlook for the current third fiscal quarter, spooking investors in after-hours trading.
Electronic Arts chief executive John Riccitiello trumpeted the success of Medal of Honor this week, saying the game generated more revenue than the much-talked-about movie, The Social Network. The Afghanistan war combat game has sold 1.5 million copies and generated $100 million in revenues, he said. Riccitiello made the comments in an interview on Fox Business Network.
Only 30 publications have fully reviewed Electronic Arts‘ big game of the fall, Medal of Honor, on the Xbox 360 game console. But the relatively weak average rating was enough to send EA’s stock tumbling 6 percent in trading on Tuesday.
Electronic Arts is launching Medal of Honor today as a critical reboot of a video game franchise that is a big part of EA’s comeback plan.
Reacting to pressure, Electronic Arts retreated from its previous stance and said it would remove the Taliban as playable multiplayer characters from its combat shooting game Medal of Honor.
The heavily anticipated first person shooter from Electronic Arts, Medal of Honor, has drawn controversy as gamers will be allowed to play as the Taliban in multiplayer.