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Battlefield titles on sale as Battlefield 1 pre-order open

EA is discounting Battlefield titles this week because, well, that's all everyone is going to be talking about this weekend now that you-know-what has been revealed. From now until May 11 at 10:00am Pacific, Battlefield 4 and Battlefie...   read

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Horizon wants to put all your games into one, open-source launcher

Here’s something pretty neat: Horizon – an open-source launcher that aggregates all of your games, regardless of whether they’re on Origin, Steam, Uplay, or wherever, into one application. While it is possible to add exter...   read


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Medal of Honor: Pacific Assault is free on Origin right now

Heads up, Medal of Honor: Pacific Assault is free on Origin right now. Add it to your account, and you get to keep it forever! If you ask someone what their favourite Medal of Honor game is, you generally get one of two answers: Allied Assa...   read

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EA and Origin Access subscribers can play the first two levels of Unravel right now

It’s not long now until puzzle-platformer Unravel is launched. On February 9, the world will be too distracted by how adorable Yarny is to notice many of the world’s ills, and we will at last have achieved global peace. We shall...   read

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Need for Speed: Most Wanted is free on Origin

The latest game in Origin's On the House program is 2012's Need for Speed: Most Wanted. For a limited time, you can add it to your account for free and it'll stay there until the end of days, probably. I'm not particularly well-versed in th...   read

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EA's Origin Access available now in Europe

The PC variation of EA's subscription service, Origin Access, is now available in Europe. The service rolled out across North America on January 12, but only now has reached European shores.  If you're familiar with the Xbox One ...   read

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EA Access is available on PC now too

EA Access, the subscription service to lease certain Electronic Arts games, is no longer exclusive to the Xbox One. It's now available on PC as well, but rebranded to "Origin Access." Despite the name change, Origin Access looks to function...   read

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The big o' Steam, GMG, and Origin Winter Sale top pick roundup

Yesterday the Steam Winter Sale went live, culminating in the year-end yuletide savings PC gamers have come to expect. Unlike previous years though, there are no flash sales or daily deals to worry about. While we're sure there are plenty o...   read

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Star Wars Battlefront 33% off on Origin as Force Awakens nears

What will you be doing this weekend? EA is hoping some of you will watch Star Wars: The Force Awakens and then follow the hype train straight to Star Wars Battlefront. From now until December 21 at 10 AM Pacific, both the Standard and Delux...   read

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Jade Empire free on Origin, plus leftover PC game deals

We mentioned Jade Empire going free a month ago, but that was a premature oopsie by Origin. Starting today, this "On the House" freebie is now solidified. No payment info is required -- just add to cart, finish the checkout process, and the...   read

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Origin Black Friday arrives early: $15 Inquisition, $12 Hardline

Black Friday for PC Gamers has begun with Origin launching the first salvo of discounts. Now through November 30 (Cyber Monday), get up to 75% off hundreds of titles and DLC packs. For the most part, Origin has discounts on EA games, but su...   read

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Star Wars Battlefront deals plus free Jade Empire from Origin

As Star Wars Battlefront approaches the deals are actually drying up. We've seen the PC digital version go for as much as 25% off, but now the best deal for PC is a measly 17% off at DLGamer dropping the price from $60 to only $49.79. Still...   read

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$20 Hardline and Dragon Age: Inquisition in Origin Halloween sale

Well, if you have all the time in the world to play large RPGs this winter, Dragon Age: Inquisition is now at a new low price on Origin (the PC physical DVD version was $20 a few months ago). That is, if a certain other RPG isn't getti...   read

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Origin data dump

Hundreds of EA Origin accounts leaked online yesterday

Yesterday, a now-removed Pastebin was full of personal data on EA Origin account holders, according to CSO Online. While most fields in the text dump were redacted or incomplete, roughly 600 Origin accounts beginning with letter A through F...   read

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The Star Wars Battlefront beta starts today, here's how to get in

Any way you slice it, Star Wars Battlefront is one of the most highly-anticipated games releasing this fall. But, you don't have to actually wait until the November 17 launch date to get your hands on it. There's a beta going on r...   read

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25% off deal gleams on Fallout 4, Rocket League, and Battlefront

For the next 20 hours or so, you can grab 25% off on most (or all) games at Green Man Gaming, meaning Steam keys for Fallout 4, Rocket League, and Star Wars: Battlefront (uh, that'll be an Origin key) are all at a nice discount. You pe...   read

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Smokin' hot 25% off Phantom Pain for PC, freebie Red Alert 2 returns

Unlike the titles above, the deals this weekend aren't as cheesy. The top Triple-A game of the month on PC, Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, snags a nice 25% off at GMG after discount, dropping to only $45. If that's too rich...   read

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Year's worth of EA Access included in new FIFA 16 Xbox One bundle

It feels like every game is getting its own Xbox One Bundle this fall with the glut this September. The latest of the bunch is the above-pictured FIFA 16 bundle, which launched on Tuesday this week (the game comes out next week -- Tuesday, ...   read

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Weekend deals

Weekend Deals: XCOM 2, GOG mystery box, Origin sale continues

If you enjoy paying money for a random shot at getting a game you don't already own, this weekend's deal at GOG is for you. The DRM-free retailer is running an "Indie Piñata" Sales event where you can pay $3 to wack at a virtual pi&n...   read

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60% off Dragon Age: Inquisition, Battlefield 4, and Hardline in Origin "Action Sale"

Origin is clearing out digital inventory (because it takes up so many 1s and 0s) and taking 60% off Dragon Age: Inquisition along with Battlefield 4 Premium Edition. If you don't have either of these games, they're both now at historic...   read

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GMG has 23% off Star Wars Battlefront, Black Ops 3 + other preorder titles

No single player? No problem. We all know Star Wars: Battlefront will be a big title just by its nostalgia factor alone (plus it's freaking Star Wars). GMG just unlocked its typical site-wide coupon on select pre-order titles, the most nota...   read

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Origin freebie

Log into Origin again for free Zuma's Revenge

Origin's last few On the House offers haven't done much for me, but this? I like this! Zuma is one of life's simple pleasures. That, and -- don't judge! -- Feeding Frenzy. For a limited time, Origin users can download the sequel, Zuma's Rev...   read

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Weekend Deals

Steam Summer Sale hits Day 3, Fallout 4 pre-order deal returns

Unless you've been living under a rock, you probably knew that on Thursday the Steam Summer Sale kicked off. This Saturday marks Day Three of the sale with a new round of Daily Deals and Flash Sales coming at 1 PM Eastern. (We'll be updatin...   read

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Weekend deals

25% Off Project CARS, 50% Off Dragon Age Inquisition in Weekend Deals

On Wednesday this week slightly mad Studios' Project CARS released. On PC the game is priced for $49.99 but at GMG there is a 25% off discount available. The deal is part of their VIP gaming sale, which requires you to either login or ...   read

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Time warp: Ultima VIII is free on Origin

If you have an Origin account and feel strangely obligated to fill it up with free games that you'll in all likelihood never get around to playing for more than five minutes (just me?), heads up: Electronic Arts is giving away the 1994 role...   read

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