SimCity Purists Are Understandably Upset About The Newest SimCity

The new SimCity game for iOS and Android may have a four-star user-review rating on the iTunes app store, but a glance at those reviews—and some time playing the game—make it clear that this city's got some problems. » 12/26/14 3:41pm 12/26/14 3:41pm

What Was So Special About Mirror's Edge (And So Wrong With Its Guns)

It's no wonder that audiences have been clamoring for a Mirror's Edge sequel since its release in 2008. DICE's brief detour from their best-selling Battlefield series was a slick, inventive, and gorgeous video game. » 12/16/14 1:30pm 12/16/14 1:30pm

How To Kill In The Sims 4

Sims are much harder to kill in The Sims 4, the latest edition of EA's famous people simulator. Oh, but they can die. It just requires a bit more tact on the player's part. If you've been having a hard time tormenting your virtual pets, here are some tips to help you help them shuffle off their mortal coil. » 9/25/14 4:00pm 9/25/14 4:00pm

Yep, Waiting for Star Wars: Battlefront Is Going to Be Pretty Tough

EA only showed a few slivers of gameplay footage from their upcoming Stars Wars game. But, damn if it doesn't make you want to get on a speeder bike on Endor. » 6/09/14 3:11pm 6/09/14 3:11pm

EA Snags Uncharted Writer Amy Hennig For Star Wars Game

A post on EA's corporate site says that the woman who helped give Naughty Dog's Uncharted series its distinctive feel will be working on Star Wars for the Battlefield publisher. » 4/03/14 1:23pm 4/03/14 1:23pm

Nine Months Later And SimCity Is A Bust

I love watching the streets of SimCity 2013. The cars and people zipping by, streets stretching to the horizon. Look too closely or zoom out too far, and the game's problems are impossible to miss. I'd stay on those streets forever if I could, but there's a review to update. » 12/20/13 12:36pm 12/20/13 12:36pm

That's No Moon. That's a Possible Open-World Star Wars Game From EA.

A Love Letter To Mass Effect 2's Normandy

The Normandy SR2, Shepard & Co.'s ship from Mass Effect 2, couldn't get a better memento as far as I'm concerned. YouTuber ultrabrilliant's amazing clip is the latest one in his series celebrating beautiful game worlds. » 8/21/13 12:00pm 8/21/13 12:00pm

Titanfall Delivers Another Trailer, and It Is Breathtaking

There is a good reason Respawn Entertainment's Titanfall vacuumed up a bathtubful of awards when it was unveiled at E3, and you see a lot of them in this latest trailer shown today at Gamescom 2013. » 8/20/13 11:02am 8/20/13 11:02am

The Dead Space Trailer So Scary It's Banned

Electronic Arts recently debuted the "Lullaby" trailer for upcoming space-horror video game Dead Space. It's creepy and gory, but did it deserve bannination? Check out this teaser trailer that's intended "for mature audiences only." » 7/23/08 8:00am 7/23/08 8:00am

Cool and Crap Awards of the Week

At least two things happened last week in the worlds of science fiction and science. One was cool and the other was crap.

Coolest way to generate new technologies for colonizing the solar system while also demonstrating once again that China and India represent the future of the world: Last week, India's Chief of… » 6/21/08 2:49pm 6/21/08 2:49pm

Videogame Space Zombies Headed To Your TV

It's just like the good old days when you couldn't launch a new toy line without there being an attendant Saturday morning cartoon series. Electronic Arts has announced that fans of their upcoming new SF/horror game Dead Space will have an animated prequel to watch while flexing their fingers in anticipation. » 3/24/08 8:00am 3/24/08 8:00am