Electronic Arts Announces Their E3 2019 Stream Schedule

Electronic Arts Servers Are Down Again Today, But Impact Unknown

It appears Electronic Arts are not having a great leap year as today their servers are down for the second time this week in multiple areas. According to several reports, February has not been the best month for online gaming with EA as their servers took a dive back on February 18th, then again on […]

Electronic Arts Bands An Abusive "FIFA" Player From All Services

Electronic Arts Bans An Abusive "FIFA" Player From All Services

You hardly see Electronic Arts take a major stance when it comes to reprimanding players as people rarely get out of control. The company has decided to ban the pro-player known as Kurt "Kurt0411" Fenech, citing his abusive behavior towards the EA staff and other players. The company sent out a tweet with an official […]

EA Sports Shows Off How Player Rankings Will Work In "FIFA 20"

EA Sports Shows Off How Player Rankings Will Work In "FIFA 20"

With FIFA 20 on the way, the question has come up about how EA Sports is planning to do proper ratings of all the players featured in the game. The company posted a teaser website showing the top 100 players, but throwing up question marks behind every single value, ultimately incurring the ire of their […]

FIFA 20 Brings Back Street Football at EA Play

"FIFA 20" Brings Back Street Football at EA Play

While EA announced that EA Sports FIFA 20 will launch on September 27, 2019 yesterday, they held the proper release trailer for today. The trailer hit at the start of EA Play, while further details on the game came during the FIFA segment of their stream programming. The game includes VOLTA Football again for the first time […]

"FIFA 20" Release Date Revealed, More Details at EA Play

During EA Play tomorrow, the company will be doing a full reveal stream for FIFA 20, however, the company has already announced the game's release date via the official EA Sports FIFA twitter account. The Twitter announcement included a short teaser video and the news that EA will be releasing EA Sports FIFA 20 on September […]

EA and UEFA Reveal the eChampions League for FIFA 19

Electronic Arts and the Union of European Football Associations announced the eChampions League, a tournament expansion for EA Sports FIFA 19. The eChampions League is designed to be a brand new, authentic way for millions of football fans to connect to the UEFA Champions League. The eChampions League adds to the growing list of competitions that […]

EA Games Lays Out the EA Sports FIFA 19 Global Series Schedule

Today, Electronic Arts and FIFA laid out the complete esports calendar schedule for the EA Sports FIFA 19 Global Series from 2018-19. While there are no hard-set dates, it does show that with the exception of May '19, there will be two major events happening somewhere in the world every month, leading to the FIFA […]


EA Reportedly Under 'Criminal Investigation' For Not Removing Loot Boxes in Belgium

EA is reportedly under criminal investigation by the Belgian authorities as the publisher has seemingly refused to take loot boxes out of its games. The relationship between game publishers and Belgium has been a fraught one of late. Valve, Blizzard and 2K have all somewhat reluctantly removed loot boxes from their games in the country […]


A Survival Mode is Coming to FIFA 19… Wait, What?

EA Sports has announced that FIFA 19 is getting an interesting new survival mode that has users losing players as they score. Survival game elements really have found their way into just about every genre. There are countless examples of games that have adopted elements from the big boom of Survival games a few years […]


EA is Talking About Cross-Play for FIFA, Says Creative Director

FIFA's creative director has spoken about cross-platform play for the series, saying the idea is certainly being talked about internally, even if it is making no promises that it will happen. Cross-platform play is one of gaming's hottest topics right now. More and more games are getting in on the ability to let players from […]


FIFA 19 Reveals the UEFA Champions League in E3 Trailer

As part of EA Play today, EA Sports revealed some new gameplay footage for FIFA 19 which will launch worldwide on September 28th, 2018 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC. Part of the reveal also included the addition of the UEFA Champions League as part of FIFA 19. UEFA Champions League is one of […]

EA Credits FIFA, Battlefield 1, and The Sims for Strong Q4 Growth

EA has released its investor report for the fourth quarter and end of fiscal year, which ended on March 31st, 2018. The company pinned much of its solid growth over the quarter (and over the year) on franchises like Battlefield, FIFA, and The Sims. The EA Sports franchises have grown to nearly 90 million players on current generation […]

EA Will Hold the FIFA eWorld Cup in London This Year

EA and the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) have announced that the EA Sports FIFA 18 Global Series will culminate in the FIFA eWorld Cup Grand Final on August 2nd-4th, 2018. The eWorld Cup will be held in London this year. The tournament will see the top 32 FIFA players go head to head for the honor […]


Rumor: FIFA 19 Will Add UEFA Champions and Europa League

  According to a report on n1ntendo (translated by ResetEra), EA may be adding the UEFA Champions League and Europa League licenses to FIFA 19. The rumor comes from translated footage of a Dutch football commentator Evert ten Napel, who said during the finals of a Dutch FIFA tournament that EA will be adding the two licenses in […]

Gimlet's Spring 2018 Podcasts Include Kristen Wiig/Alia Shawkat's Sandra, FIFA World Cup Series

Gimlet Media has announced its Spring 2018 programming slate of original podcast series, which includes a scripted science fiction series, a nonfiction science fact series and their first sports podcast. The new series include: Sandra, a virtual assistant-themed series starring Kristen Wiig (Saturday Night Live, Bridesmaids) and Alia Shawkat (Search Party, Arrested Development); simulated Mars […]


EA is Reportedly Satisfied with FIFA 18's Switch Sales Numbers

According to Nintendo France, EA is "satisfied" with the sales performance of FIFA 18 on the Nintendo Switch. Nintendo also teased further announcements to come in that vein. Talking to French outlet Les Numeriques, Philippe Lavoué, general manager of Nintendo France,  said that FIFA 18 on the Switch was a "test match" for EA, which is satisfied with […]


EA Is In Trouble Again: This Time Over FIFA As Fans Start A Boycott

EA has been in trouble lately with the fallout over Star Wars: Battlefront II loot boxes causing a couple countries and the state of Hawaii to consider restricting games with loot boxes as forms of gambling. While the ESRB has already disagreed with that opinion, the trouble over Battlefront seems to have sparked players of other EA […]

EA Announces The FIFA 18 Global Series

EA has announced the largest tournament ever for FIFA with the EA Sports FIFA 18 Global Series which funcctions as the road to the FIFA eWorld Cup in 2018. That this is the largest tournament ever for FIFA feels like an over-sell, but they are technically correct. The Global Series will include both pro and non-pro teams in […]


What's New With Alex Hunter: FIFA 18 At EA Play

It may only be the fifth most popular sport, but EA's FIFA 18 is the game all football fans have been waiting for. FIFA's had a busy week, announcing Cristiano Ronaldo as the cover athlete, but what we all really want to know is, what's next for Alex Hunter? And it looks like he's back. The […]


EA Confirms FIFA18 For Nintendo Switch

EA confirmed that the custom built FIFA game for Nintendo Switch will in fact be FIFA 18. EA Chief Competition Officer Pete Moore confirmed the title in an interview with Gamereactor, saying, "Well, as we have said, we are custom-building a FIFA version for the Nintendo Switch." Moore later noted, "It will be FIFA 18, and […]