dark        
 
 

#EA Sports

FRONT PAGE


 
 photo

Dear EA, bring back NCAA games already!

We all know what happened. EA Sports was churning out NCAA Football games until 2013 when after the final entry, NCAA Football '14, lawsuits regarding amateur players getting paid put the series on hiatus. The NCAA as well as several i...

 
 
 photo

Madden AI can't stop Gun Monster

A handful of teams (Browns, Titans, Bengals, Ravens) have a formation that the AI in Madden 18 can't stop. It's called Gun Monster, and it sends the two exterior offensive linemen out wide. And while you'd think a running play with only th...

 
 
 photo

FIFA 18 does its best Mass Effect impression in career mode

In an ongoing bid to continue to homogenize the industry even more by pushing story modes into sports games, EA Sports has revealed that FIFA 18 will have not one but two modes that utilize a conversation wheel mechanic. The conversati...

 
 
 photo

Review: Madden 18

As the start of the football season looms, the annual Madden arrives on store shelves. This year's edition is a bit different though. Of course most of what's here is the same Madden fans are used to with roster updates, and even ...

 
 
 
 photo

WNBA stars to appear in NBA Live 18

Lace up your high tops, kids, because this fall NBA Live 18 will be the first licensed basketball game to feature WNBA stars and teams. In a move reminiscent of FIFA 16's inclusion of twelve women's national teams, EA Sports will ...

 
 
 photo

Edmonton Oilers star Connor McDavid is NHL 18's cover athlete

The drought is over! After a grueling one-year absence from the cover of EA's hockey video game, a young Canadian man is once again the athlete on the front of NHL. (Not to be confused with a Canadien man.) At tonight's NHL Awards, Edmonto...

 
 
 
 photo

FIFA 18 will be kicking off in September

For any of our fútbol fans, you'll be happy to know that FIFA 18 is coming September 29, 2017. That shouldn't be surprising, considering that the past seven games have released in the same month, but confirmation is always nice. In a...

 
 
 
 photo

Fire Pro Wrestling World suplexes onto PC and PlayStation 4

Wrestling games have unfortunately taken a bit of a dive lately, so Spike Chunsoft has come to the rescue with a return to one of the more technical (but super fun) wrestling series, Fire Pro Wrestling. Announced at GDC 2017, the new entry,...

 
 
 
 photo

You can play FIFA 17 for free during Thanksgiving weekend

We don't typically do much FIFA talk around these parts, but I know you're out there. I know some of you are into these games! If you've held off on this year's installment but are willing to set aside the time and storage needed to downloa...

 
 
 photo

Ollie on over to your Xbox One for some Skate 3

Fans have been clamoring for it and Microsoft has finally delivered. Skate 3 is now backward compatible on Xbox One. The modern skating classic rose to popularity with the advent of Let's Play videos on YouTube and has made a weird resurgen...

 
 
 
 
 photo

Review: NHL 17

I got out to a blazing start in the first game in Franchise Mode with my beloved Colorado Avalanche. Somewhere toward the end of the first, centerman Carl Soderberg netted the team's third goal of the period. Things couldn't have been going...

 
 
 photo

Nothing makes sense in this Madden glitch

Down three with six seconds left, the Tennessee Titans are attempting a field goal to take the game to overtime. The kick is short, the Minnesota Vikings return man catches it in the end zone, and immediately starts celebrating his touchdo...

 
 
NHL 17 photo

NHL 17 team ratings have been revealed

The hockey season is still a few months away, but EA Sports has its opinions on how each team is shaping up. With the NHL 17 beta officially out tomorrow, we got our hands on it a bit early and took a look at each team's ratings. Whil...

 
 
NHL 17 photo

NHL 17 shows off the new ways to keep pucks out of your net

NHL 17, like all annualized sports games, is committed to a steady stream of gameplay improvements each and every year. I had a chance to see that first-hand at E3 last month, where I wrote about some of the more important changes; this ne...

 
 
Madden 17 preview photo

The Sanchize ruined my first game as the LA Rams

While Madden 16's E3 build doesn't offer final ratings -- there's still two months before the game comes out -- the Broncos' were previously announced to have an 89 overall rating. Maybe a bit low for a team coming off a Super Bowl win, bu...

 
 
Madden 17 gameplay photo

Here's some live Madden 17 gameplay out of E3

I'm playing through injury (dislocated thumb, doubtful) to bring you some straight, uncut Madden 17 gameplay out of E3, wherein I help the Carolina Panthers get revenge on the newly-Mark-Sanchez-led Denver Broncos. Madden thinks that's a d...

 
 
 
 




Reviews   filter by...

Destiny 2 (PC)"Identity Crisis"

 

Sphinx and the Cursed Mummy"A dated but fun PS2 classic"

 

Hearthstone: Innkeeper's Tavern Cookbook"Adventures in cooking, part two"

 

.hack//G.U. Last Recode"A whole new World"

 

Skyrim (Switch)"Zeldaborn"

 

Justice League"Super, man?"

 

L.A. Noire (Switch)"Just as bizarre as it was in 2011"

 

Pokemon Ultra Moon"More Alola"

 
 
 

Community Blogs | expand

 

Quickposts expand | +quickpost

Flanx

I never thought Id say something like this Smiths new album isnt bad at Actually, I think I like Some tracks are questionable but overall its a decent

 
homeoftheblues

My wife said blow this

 
homeoftheblues

Another t-shirt my wife made Ganon, someday thou shall be my

 
Shoggoth2588

Im pretty sure I locked my keys in my other news, I hate the weekends Edit: turns out I DID have a spare! I still hate weekends though

 
Zer0t0nin

Headphones went the way of the Dodo, so I had to pick up a pair on my wayfirst to Ended up getting the Sennheiser Urbanite and gotta say: for a pair of HiFi headphones in the affordable spectrum: pretty good

 
Rico the Penguin

I really like Ultra Sun so Lots of changes for the Still not hot on the Pokedex Minimap having so much wasted Also gotten back into Not a bad

 
iam16bit

Gaming Fact of the Day: Segas origins go as far back as 1940 when it was founded as Standard Games in Honolulu, After WWII, the company moved to Tokyo and changed its name to Service Games which merged with Rosen Enterprises and became

 
Dr Mel

This is a great take on the whole Battlefront II It really is kinda

 
able to think

Ive now got about 60 CED movies that my parents found while they were cleaning out their My old bus driver gave them to me when I was in high school and Id totally forgotten about These four are totally getting displayed

 
 

Upcoming

More Previews
 

Destructoid Originals

More Originals
 
 
 
NEXT