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Titanfall 2 – Frontier Defence Incoming

It’s the news many pilots  on the frontier have been waiting for. Pilots all around have been hounding Respawn on social media for months on end about the much loved, fan favourite co-op mode, Frontier Defence from Titanfall 1. Well, it’s coming next week in their biggest free DLC/Update since the game launched! Continue reading Titanfall 2 – Frontier Defence Incoming

Mirror’s Edge Catalyst story trailer and closed beta sign up

mirror's edge catalystThe return of Mirror’s Edge came closer yesterday, with the release of a new story trailer called “I Am Faith”, who as fans of the first outing know, is the main character. There was also an announced closed beta too, which you can read about below. Continue reading Mirror’s Edge Catalyst story trailer and closed beta sign up

EA Access is now available on PC, called Origin Access

ea origin accessIn 2014, Xbox One users were greeted to a new subscription service by Electronic Arts (better known as EA) which was taken to rather well. For a small monthly fee or annual subscription, EA Access lets you play a list of EA published games which keeps on growing. Now the service has arrived for PC, called Origin Access. Continue reading EA Access is now available on PC, called Origin Access

Star Wars: Battlefront Beta Impressions

Star Wars BattlefrontThis week we got our first taste of Star Wars Battlefront thanks to it’s open beta, and many people have been influenced one way or another for it.

For myself, it has changed my opinion for the better, but only to a degree, as I find it difficult to see this game having a lifespan beyond maybe 6 months for the majority players. It manages to do a lot of things correctly, mostly nailing that Star Wars feeling in terms of gameplay, sound and aesthetic, which is arguably the most important thing for a game such as this to get right, but with that there are compromises that may deter the more hardcore audience.

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Star Wars Battlefront PC Specs Revealed

Star Wars BattlefrontIt looks like EA have revealed the minimum and recommended specifications for the upcoming Star Wars Battlefront game and… well.. they are a bit insane.

I doubt these specs are accurate, and it looks more like an advertisement for the new Intel Skylakes than anything, only having come out in August.

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Star Wars Battlefront Will Have Dedicated Servers

star wars battlefrontAs expected from all modern FPS games, Star Wars Battlefront will indeed feature dedicated servers rather peer-to-peer matchmaking.

Following the announcement that the game won’t be offering a server browser, many gamers were disappointed, especially on PC. Because of that some were worried that they would also be doing away with the dedicated servers, which would mean that players would have to host games themselves. However, in an interview with PlayStation Lifestyle at TGS, Lead Heroes Designer Jamie Keen confirmed that nothing would change on that front, thankfully.

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Humble Origin Bundle 2 Kicks Ass!

Humble Origin Bundle 2

Humble Bundle and EA have joined forces and are offering a new Origin Bundle in support of charity. Even better, EA are forgoing all profits from the bundle, with their share going to charity.

While the bundle as a whole is not as strong as the previous one, it is still awesome as hell, with the likes of Dead Space 2, Dragon Age and Mass Effect 2 included.

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