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Mirror's Edge delay

Mirror's Edge Catalyst pushed back to May 2016

Mirror's Edge Catalyst, the long-awaited reboot/sequel/whatever to 2008's Mirror's Edge is almost upon us. We've been sitting idly, hoping to play as Faith again for seven years. The wait just got a little bit longer. Catalyst was originall...   read

 
 
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Reading is a Battlefield

Battlefield 4 updated with 30 pages of patch notes in tow

Remember Battlefield 4? You know, the militaristic shooter with the disastrous launch over two years ago? DICE has been busy updating the game and adding new maps, but this is the first time the patch notes have only been released in a PDF,...   read

 
 
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Star Wars Battlefront
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Star Wars Battlefront's Walker Assault mode was 'too tough'

EA will address "balancing" issues with that Walker Assault mission in Star Wars Battlefront. Responding to a fan who asked if they "sucked," community manager Matthew Everett confirmed unsuccessful Rebel attacks were more likely to be as a...   read

 
 


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EA opens more Stars Wars Battlefront PC servers

Electronic Arts are opening more PC servers to cope with demand for the Star Wars: Battlefront open beta. In a recent tweet, the official Star War: Battlefront said that owing to "a lot of interest around the beta," it will shortly be bring...   read

 
 
Mirror's Edge: Catalyst
When Mirror’s Edge came out in 2008, nobody really knew what to make of it. The game was a valiant effort at doing first-person parkour well, but a lot of people were put off by some awkward controls, bad combat, and pe...   read
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Battlefront

Star Wars Battlefront won't have a server browser

DICE has a history of controversy when it comes to server browsers in its games. Before release, there was a lot of criticism of Battlelog in Battlefield 3, which saw the server list removed from the game and shoved into your web browser in...   read

 
 
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Hearst's Kingdom

Kingdom Hearts 3 news next month alongside playable Star Wars

We previously anticipated some Garrison Hearst Kingdom Hearts 3 news in November courtesy of Kingdom Hearts at the D23n event in Japan, but the Disney/Square crossover will be at Disney's American D23 Expo next month with "new information,"...   read

 
 
Battlefront preview
  Watch Video Ever since the announcement that EA's DICE studio would be developing Star Wars Battlefront, fans of the series -- myself included -- have feared it will be "Star Wars Battlefield" and it seems like our fears have come t...   read
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Star Wars Battlefront
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EA debuts survival mode in Star Wars Battlefront

We saw a bit of Star Wars Battlefront's competitive multiplayer earlier today, but at Sony's press conference tonight, Patrick Bach of DICE showed off its cooperative survival mode. A small team of rebels fight off the Imperial forces on a...   read

 
 
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Star Wars Battlefront
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Star Wars Battlefront heads to Hoth with its E3 trailer

Here's some 40-player, Hoth-reminscient battles from EA's Star Wars Battlefront trailer. "As the Empire, you must accompany AT-AT walkers as they march towards the Rebel base to destroy it. And as a Rebel, you must do everything you can ...   read

 
 
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Mirror's Edge 2
 
 
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Star Wars Battlefront

Star Wars Battlefront will lack space battles

The official Twitter account for all things Star Wars from EA confirmed today that there will be no space battles in Star Wars Battlefront. When asked "space battles or not" EA responded: We’re focusing on air battles and dogfights t...   read

 
 
Star Wars Battlefront
  Watch Video I have very fond memories of Star Wars Battlefront. Well into my adolescence, whole summer weekends were lost to split-screen tournaments; when you lost a game, you lost the controller. Familiar Star Wars icono...   read
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Battleflub

DICE: Battlefield 4's bad launch 'absolutely' damaged trust

I think it's nice that we've finally managed to hold EA accountable to something. Can its ripoff sports game releases be next? Well, I guess it's been DICE falling on the sword and profusely apologizing more than EA.  DICE LA prod...   read

 
 
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Battlefield & Dead Space

EA: Hardline doesn't mean annual Battlefield, new Dead Space possible

Still confused about how Hardline -- the Battlefield game, not Destructoid's podcast -- came to be? EA Studios executive vice president Patrick Söderlund explained to Polygon: "Karl-Magnus [Troedsson], who runs DICE stud...   read

 
 
Battlefield hands-on
  Watch Video I was pretty excited to be able to be the first to tell you about Battlefield Hardline, the new team up cops-and-robbers title from Visceral (Dead Space) and DICE. But trailer leaks, detail leaks, and even gameplay video lea...   read
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Watch the D.I.C.E. Awards live right here!

[Update: It's over, see the full results below. The Last of Us won 10 of the 13 awards they were nominated for, including Game of the Year. Congrats, Naughty Dog!] The 17th Annual D.I.C.E. Awards are happening live in Las Vegas right now. F...   read

 
 
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Rockstar

Rockstar founders will be inducted into AIAS Hall of Fame

Dan and Sam Houser, founders of Rockstar Games, and GTA producer Leslie Benzies will be the latest inductions into the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences' (AIAS) Hall of Fame at the D.I.C.E. awards ceremony on Thursday. The trio will ...   read

 
 
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The Last of Us
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The Last of Us leads D.I.C.E. Awards with 13 nominations

The 17th Annual D.I.C.E. Awards take place in Las Vegas from February 4 to February 7 and the nominations have been announced by The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences. Last year the Sony exclusive Journey was up for 11 awards, and...   read

 
 
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Battlefield 4

Battlefield 4 double XP event delayed

As many Battlefield 4 Premium players are aware, the double XP event that was scheduled to occur at the end of December never actually happened. As it turns out, said event, which the Premium calender still shows as having commenced on...   read

 
 
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Battlefield

China bans Battlefield 4

I remember browsing the Origin store a few days ago to see if EA was going to at least try and compete with Steam's Holiday Sale when I came across the Battlefield 4: China Rising expansion in the 'New Releases' section. I thought...   read

 
 
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Here is yet another patch for Battlefield 4

DICE has rolled out a new Battlefield 4 update for the Xbox One, several days after pushing out another one for PC. Much like the latest one for PC, this Xbox One patch fixes the "kill-trading issue" where two players were ab...   read

 
 
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Battlefield 4

New Battlefield 4 patch launches on PC

With future DLC on hold, DICE have been busy trying to fix the many issues that Battlefield 4 has been suffering from since its launch. Part of that effort has been reflected in their latest PC patch, which aims to fix a whole bunch of...   read

 
 
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EA Star Wars

EA isn't making any games based on new Star Wars movies

EA's Chief Financial Officer Blake Jorgensen talked about Star Wars games during a presentation on Tuesday, and he made it clear they don't want to make a movie game. Jorgensen said, "We've done movie games over the years and we wanted to m...   read

 
 
BF4 China Rising map list photo
BF4 China Rising map list

Alleged map list for Battlefield 4: China Rising leaked

A picture sent to MP1st contains an alleged screenshot of a post on Battlefield 4's Spanish Facebook page. It states that the four multiplayer maps added by China Rising will be Taklamakan, Altai Range, Guilin Peaks, and Dragon Pass. A...   read

 
 
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