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[Extra Bits] Nike and EA build the ultimate soccer boot

In celebration of the 24th anniversary of EA’s FIFA (you’d think they’d do this at 25 not 24?) the company partnered with Nike to create the ugliest most ostentatious 16-bit cleat, boot, soccer shoe out there. EA has been releasing FIFA games since 1994 which is quite the milestone. I’m not a…

[8bit Impression] NHL 11 = NHL 10 With Broken Sticks

There really isn’t any sense in doing a full review of NHL 11. You can basically read any review of NHL 10 and add broken sticks and a tad improved player physics to the mix and you have NHL 11. At first I wasn’t totally sold on getting NHL 11…

EA Not That Evil, Sign Three Indie Deals

Publisher Electronic Arts has recently inked deals with three indie developers and plan distribute their titles through XBLA, PSN and PC. This comes off a fifteen consecutive quarter loss and a shift away from retail based sales. The hope is that going digital will obviously cut costs and spark growth…

NHL 10 is The Bane of My Existance, Yet I Love It

NHL 10. Great game. I’ve even reviewed and commented on how it’s the best sports title out there. That’s until recently. After taking a break from Red Dead Redemption – which is the cat’s ass by the way – I jumped back into the NHL saddle..er..skates. After a disappointing and…

EA and DC Team Up For Dante’s Inferno Comic

Visceral Games, a step-child of EA Inc, has announced that they will be collaborating with DC Comics to create a Dante’s Inferno comic book mini-series. The six comic min-series will be available in Decemeber of ’09 but will make its debut at Comic Con this week.  Also, at the Comic…

Fight Night Round 4 DLC Coming Early August

EA has announced the first round, no pun intended if there is one, of DLC for FNR4. The pack will be available for free on both Xbox 360 and PS3 systems by early August. It will include a new training gym, new gameplay sliders, as well as a “host” of…

NHL 10 Looking Like the Best Hockey Game, Ever

EA has been making awesome improvements to the NHL franchise since ’07 and with ’09 being possibly the best hockey game ever, how can 10 beat it? Well, check out all the improvements / additions in the video and that’s how. If they can pull off the board play correctly…

EA Mobile Bringing You Summer Blockbusters

Merchandise – merchandise – merchandise! Star Trek the lunch box, Wolverine the t-shirt, Harry Potter the doll and GIJOE the flamethrower – the kids really love that one. And now, thanks to EA Mobile all these summer blockbusters will be coming to your mobile phone. Yay! Excitement! Now you can…

EA and Dr Pepper Team Up For Exclusive Downloadable Content

Nothing like two large companies joining marketing forces in an attempt to sell more soda. EA and Dr Pepper are teaming together in a multi-million dollar agreement to bring Dr Pepper fans exclusive downloadable content. If you’re not a Dr Pepper fan well then you’re shit out of luck. Beginning…