As gamers, we love to complain about developers and publishers when they screw up, or when they turn seemingly tone deaf to our requests and demands. But sometimes, they get it wonderfully correct. Here are three recent examples of smart efforts to do great games right.
With the release of FIFA 18 looming, some rather surprising news has come from EA regarding a certain legendary superstar. Electronic Arts has awarded Ronaldo Luís Nazário de Lima, abbreviated to Ronaldo, a four-star skill rating in the upcoming release, which naturally hasn’t sat well with fans. The Brazilian forward is considered one of the greatest footballers of all time, so fans’ confusion is completely understandable. A four-star rating is surprisingly low, not only because the former Barcelona and Real Madrid star is renowned for being one of the most celebrated and gifted striker to ever grace the pitch, but … Continue reading EA Sports Offer Brazilian Legend Ronaldo A Surprisingly Low Ranking in FIFA 18 →
Drew and Chella discuss the best games of E3 2017. For the definitive list, listen up to Argue the Toss.
This week the GiN Lounge gang head out to a galaxy far, far away. No, not that one, the one from Mass Effect: Andromeda. After waking up from a 600-year sleep, we dive into one of the largest open-world space games this side of the Milky Way.
After a five-year wait, Mass Effect: Andromeda just about meets expectations, without exceeding them. It’s a fair Mass Effect game, as opposed to a great one. But there is plenty to do and see in this new galaxy, making the new series more than worth the trip.
Electronic Arts and Bioware have revealed the second cinematic trailer for the upcoming Mass Effect: Andromeda game. Mass Effect: Andromeda is coming March 21st to PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 4 Pro, and Xbox One. Publishers: EA Games Developers: Bioware Platforms: PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
Mass Effect: Andromeda puts you in the role of the Pathfinder; an elite soldier, explorer and guide tasked with finding humanity a new home an uncharted galaxy. From arresting visuals and thrilling combat, to epic story and characters, Mass Effect: Andromeda is truly the next generation of Action/RPG gaming. Mass Effect: Andromeda is coming in spring of 2017 to PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 4 Pro and Xbox One. Publishers: EA Games Developers: Bioware Platforms: PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
October means crisp Fall air, colorful leaves and even Halloween. But it also means a slew of new games being released, leading many gamers to dub it “Broketober.” What’s the best way to spend your game money?
Drew and Chella pick their favourite game announcements from this year’s press conferences at E3 2016. Which games, companies and hardware wowed our veteran gamers?
EA kicked off E3 2016 with a press conference that focused on Star Wars, FIFA 17 and Battlefield 1, as well as eSports, with a taste of indie gaming from the whimsical Fe. Titanfall 2 was announced with a single-player mode and a slick trailer, as well as an October release date for the shooter from developer Respawn. Battlefield 1 got a lot of love, including a celebrity-packed livestream of multiplayer for the game which most people said looked pretty cool. BioWare made an appearance to show us a little bit more of Mass Effect Andromeda, but no big reveals, … Continue reading EA Shows off FIFA 17, Battlefield 1 at E3 Expo →