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You can play Star Wars Battlefront multiplayer offline against bots next week

DICE is giving Star Wars Battlefront another shot in the arm with a new way to play the game offline. Beginning July 21, Skirmish mode will let players compete against bots alone (or with a partner in split-screen co-op on consoles) in the ...   read

 
 
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Battlefield

Battlefield TV show is a real thing, featuring the series' trademark 'robust storytelling'

You've been kicking, screaming, and begging for it, so here it is: Hollywood Reporter has found that Paramount Television and Anonymous Content are optioning the rights for a television show based on EA DICE's Battlefield series. You know, ...   read

 
 
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Battlefield 1
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Battlefield 1 probably isn't the revolution YouTube expects, but it's good damn fun

When I think of my time with EA DICE's Battlefield series, two thoughts reach out and smack me right in the face: 1) going to LAN cafes and playing Battlefield: Bad Company 2 with buddies and having a great time, and 2) getting sniped ...   read

 
 
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Bespin DLC review
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Review: Star Wars Battlefront: Bespin

Star Wars Battlefront has earned a spot in my multiplayer rotation, but it's far from secure. I become reinvested every time free updates and paid expansions bolster the game, but I can only stay engaged with the relatively straightforward ...   read

 
 
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Battlefield

Battlefield 1 has giant 'behemoth' vehicles, a beta coming this summer

During EA's sorta-kinda E3 livestream, it showed a short trailer for Battlefield 1. Explosions, drama, and soldiers losing their hearing due to other dick soldiers shooting their guns to close to one another are all included. EA also announ...   read

 
 
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Battlefront

Star Wars Battlefront's Bespin DLC drops June 21

I don't know when I'm going to find time for Star Wars Battlefront in a post-Overwatch world, but this month's Bespin expansion has at least one good thing going for it: Lando Calrissian. His villainous counterpart is going to be the bounty...   read

 
 
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Battlefield 1
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If these 15 seconds are actually in-game footage, damn, Battlefield 1 looks great

I have fond memories of going with my friends to a sketchy-ass LAN cafe the year after graduating high school. We'd play Battlefield: Bad Company 2 for hours, then go eat some surprisingly good Pad Thai, and then go back to not having ...   read

 
 
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Mirror's Edge TV

Does anyone even want a Mirror's Edge TV show?

There's potential for a Mirror's Edge television show. Endemol Shine Studios has acquired the rights for an adaptation, as reported by Deadline, but you never know if and when these things will pan out. Aside from questions of what the show...   read

 
 
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Battlefield 1

World War 1 'wasn't the most obvious choice' for Battlefield, says EA boss

EA Studios boss Patrick Soderlund has admitted he wasn’t too keen on the idea of “trench warfare” and Battlefield 1. As reported by Gamespot, it took persistence by development team DICE to obtain the go-ahead to deve...   read

 
 
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Battlefield

Final Stand is the next free Battlefield DLC, and it's coming soon

Battlefield is kind of on top of the world right now. On the heels of the reveal of Battlefield 1, the EA DICE joint already won The Great YouTube War with an incredibly well-liked trailer that directly opposed Call of Duty's incr...   read

 
 
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Battlefield 1
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A history channel analyzes Battlefield 1

Look, it may not be the history channel, but those bastards are too busy splitting their budget between pawn shop shows (plus chasing the success with a spinoff, Pond Stars) and finding whack jobs to serve as expert witnesses for a 12-part...   read

 
 
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CHVRCHES wrote a new song for Mirror's Edge Catalyst

Mirror's Edge Catalyst is just under a month away, and I'm starting to get excited. I haven't played it yet (thought Steven has), but even if it ends up disappointing in any way, I'll be happy if it has great music like the first game....   read

 
 
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Star Wars Battlefront

You can try Star Wars Battlefront's Outer Rim DLC for free this weekend

There is so much room for DICE to flesh out Star Wars Battlefront in a full sequel, and we had to know one would happen sooner than later given the game's runaway financial success. But to hear that a follow-up is on the docket for 2017 whi...   read

 
 
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Battlefield 1 goes backwards to World War I: 'It isn't just trench warfare'

I'm sitting here eating a "house-made energy bar" in a theatre room in EA's Bay Area office staring at a DICE/EA logo while waiting for a presentation to confirm all the news about the new Battlefield that leaked this morning, because Battl...   read

 
 
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Battlefield 1

So, Battlefield 1, huh?

[Update: You can read all about Battlefield 1 over here now that the official announcement has happened. It is, in fact, straight-up WWI. And there are horses! The game releases October 21, 2016, but folks who pre-order the $79.99 Deluxe Ed...   read

 
 
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Here's the first four-second look at the next Battlefield

There will be a new Battlefield game released this year, and Electronic Arts is announcing it tomorrow. With about 24 hours left before the reveal, the Battlefield Twitter account posted a brief video teasing the impending unveiling. C...   read

 
 
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Free DLC

EA's giving away free Battlefield 4 and Hardline DLC on all platforms

As EA and DICE gear up to reveal the new Battlefield this Friday, they're injecting a bit of life into past installments. Starting today, DLC for both Battlefield 4 and Battlefield Hardline will be made free, one at a time, o...   read

 
 
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HANDS-ON STE-VIEWS

Mirror's Edge Catalyst: Free-running versus errand running

I can't remember a single character from the original Mirror's Edge, a game I love a lot. DICE's (Battlefield) unexpected cult hit, now eight years old, was laudable. The first-person perspective offered a refined, grounded feel when so man...   read

 
 
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MEC system requirements

Mirror's Edge Catalyst recommended PC specs are rough

A pal just explained to me that 16GB of RAM is "the new standard," so maybe you're all immune to the sticker shock, but I've still only got 8GB of RAM, damn it, so a literally doubled recommendation? That's pretty big. I wonder how much lon...   read

 
 
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Mirror's Edge Catalyst

What is the silliest ability you've had to unlock in a game?

Earlier this week, the increasingly-homeless-looking Steven Hansen wrote up a preview for DICE's upcoming Mirror's Edge Catalyst. He briefly mentioned that new skills have to be unlocked. "An upgrade tree? Why?" Steven asked, rhetorically. ...   read

 
 
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Mirror's Edge

Mirror's Edge Catalyst's closed beta is fast approaching

More than two months after learning of a Mirror's Edge Catalyst closed beta, we now know when it'll take place. It has crept up on us, starting very soon -- next week, in fact. Alongside an embargo lifting for the latest round of Mirro...   read

 
 
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Battlefront

Lando and Dengar are heading to Star Wars Battlefront

Much to my surprise, the recent Outer Rim expansion for Star Wars Battlefront was enough to pull me back into the game. But the feeling won't last long without a #content drip-feed. I'm restless! Looking ahead, EA has an overview of what's ...   read

 
 
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Star Wars DLC review
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Review: Star Wars Battlefront: Outer Rim

Outer Rim is a better beginning to the Star Wars Battlefront season pass than I thought it'd be. The DLC adds Nien Nunb and Greedo as hero and villain characters, respectively; four smaller-scale maps spread across Tattooine and Sullust; a ...   read

 
 
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Star Wars
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Star Wars Battlefront adding Hutt Contracts and other free content next week

You've heard enough of me blabbering on about the Outer Rim DLC coming to Star Wars Battlefront (March 22 for season pass holders; April 5 for standalone purchasers), so I'll keep this brief. DICE is also adding free content to the game ne...   read

 
 
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Battlefront

Star Wars Battlefront's Outer Rim expansion is $15

The first of Star Wars Battlefront's expansions, Outer Rim, is dropping on April 5, 2016 for $14.99 as a standalone download. That's according to GameStop, which has pre-order listings up for the DLC on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Consideri...   read

 
 
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