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EA needs more Star Wars

EA kills Burnout dev's extreme driving game for more Star Wars

Two years ago at E3 Electronic Arts announced a new extreme driving game from Burnout developer Criterion -- or what was left of it after the co-founders left EA to start the company that would go on to make Dangerous Golf. Whatever shell o...   read

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Star Wars Battlefront is going to Bespin next week

EA had a new trailer to show off for Bespin, which is coming to Star Wars Battlefront players in the form of DLC on June 21 (July 5 for non-season pass holders). It'll feature Lando and Dengar as new heroes, a new gametype, Bespin maps...   read

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LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens demo is out now

I have not watched Star Wars: The Force Awakens, but I am told this new LEGO game, which is out in a couple of weeks, is basically a shot-for-shot recreation of the film according to the new trailer. And it's out on PlayStation 4, Xbox One,...   read

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Battlefront X-Wing
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PlayStation VR is getting an X-Wing experience

During Sony's E3 2016 press conference, we got an all-too-brief glimpse at Star Wars Battlefront X-Wing VR Mission, a thing I'd very much like to plaster in front of my eyeballs even if it's just for a single excursion. PlayStation VR laun...   read

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First, brief look at the Dead Space dev's Star Wars game

Former face of Assassin's Creed Jade Raymond took to EA's E3 press conference stage to talk about next year's Star Wars Battlefront, which her studio Motive is working on with DICE, and will include stuff from the new films. Raymond's...   read

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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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Star Wars Battlefront 3 fan game supposedly coming to Steam

Even after the release of EA DICE's Star Wars Battlefront last year, a hardcore following of classic Battlefront fans still long for Battlefront 3, the game LusasArts cancelled mid-development in 2008. A group of those fans at Fro...   read

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Lego Star Wars

Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens actually has a reasonable season pass

Our disdain for season passes is well-documented around here. Too many publishers look to turn $60 worth of revenue into $100 by way of a $40 mystery season pass. We rarely know how the base game will end up, but consumers are routinely ask...   read

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Origin's sitewide 30% off coupon means Sims 4 and Battlefront deals galore

The Origin store is running a site-wide 30 percent off promo code. Yay! But before you bust out the wallet for Battlefield 1 or Mirror's Edge Catalyst, think again. The discount is rather restrictive for a "site-wide" coupon. You won't...   read

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Star Wars Battlefront didn't have a campaign so it was out before Force Awakens

EA has just confirmed what we all assumed -- Star Wars Battlefront was partially rushed to ensure that it dropped before the release of the film Star Wars Awakens. Speaking on an investor broadcast, EA exec Patrick Soderlund spoke to q...   read

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See footage of the cancelled Star Wars: Outpost

"Outpost" was listed as a blip in the news of several canceled games over at LucasArts ahead of the Disney acquisition. Star Wars 1313 and Battlefront-style shooter Star Wars: First Assault were also victims. Footage from the canned Star W...   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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EA financials

Star Wars is its own genre now, says EA

Nested in the same Electronic Arts financials that brought us yesterday's news about Need for Speed, Titanfall 2, another Star Wars Battlefront, et al, is a vague note about a new IP for 2017 and a vague update on what could be EA's attempt...   read

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EA confirms new Star Wars Battlefront for 2017

Earlier today, EA confirmed a new Star Wars Battlefront for release next year. The game will reportedly include content from the new film trilogy, according to EA CFO Blake Jorgensen. Although he neglected to mention specifics, it's worth n...   read

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EA surpassed its lofty goals for Star Wars Battlefront

Last October, Electronic Arts COO Peter Moore told investors that the publisher was altering its expectations for Star Wars Battlefront sales numbers. With the anticipation of a new feature film and a successful beta under its belt, Ba...   read

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Weekend Deals: Uncharted 4 and Doom for a little less coin

Reviewers are drooling over Uncharted 4: A Thief's End, but if you haven't hopped on board the hype train yet, you may have lucked out monetarily since eBay deals has a rare pre-order discount on Tuesday's release. It's discounted to $49.99...   read

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Star Wars

Both Star Wars: The Force Unleashed games are backward compatible on Xbox One

Microsoft has announced that the Star Wars: The Force Unleashed games are now available on Xbox One by way of backward compatibility. It's no coincidence that both of them are on sale for five bucks each. Since you can buy 360 games di...   read

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Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens looks better than expected

Well, hey, it's nice to have footage to put to Brett's words about Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Having seen the movie three times now (once in a theater in an eye-melting front-row seat; again in a different theater at a proper viewi...   read

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How I feel on Star Wars day as a non-Star Wars fan

I'm just gonna start the Cinco de Mayo festivities a day early. Cinco de Cuatro. Mass suicide is always fun in GTA [reddit]   read

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May the 4th be discounts: All the Star Wars PC game deals

The Sith Lord has phoned in and the marketing department has received his memo. Game deals are aplenty this May 4th aka Star Wars Day. Is it just an excuse to toss up game deals and let Star Wars fans open their wallets? Yes. Yes, it is. Ma...   read

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EA Star Wars

EA announces new Star Wars game from the makers of Titanfall

Now that Star Wars is even more relevant coming off of a billion dollar plus grossing film, EA is set to capitalize on that success as much as it possibly can with the license. Those plans include a brand new game in conjunction with Respaw...   read

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Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire lands on

That damn wampa! Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire gave me the creeps as a kid, and I can't help but wonder if it would still have that same effect today running on modern hardware. Probably not, judging from these high-resolution screenshot...   read

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May the 4th

'May the 4th Be With You' is a bad marketing holiday, please don't celebrate it

Many holidays are such a foreign concept to me. I get that we, as humans, have an inherent need to celebrate things and have excuses to see each other. I like to do that every week by...celebrating things and seeing people. But for others, ...   read

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Alicia Vikander

Tomb Raider movie has found its Lara Croft

Replacing Angelina Jolie is hard. My local theatre production of Carmen was disastrously thrown off track when I found out the woman I was in talks with through Craigslist to play the lead turned out not to be the Angelina Jolie, but an Ang...   read

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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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