Tag Archive: ea

A video game perfectly predicted Super Bowl score

Forget the oddsmakers, if you really want to know who’s going to win the big game, break out your copy of Madden. The long-running Electronic Arts videogame franchise, in its annual prediction of… Continue reading

Apple looks to bring its ‘A’ game to mobile gaming

Apple’s footprint in the video game world is getting bigger. And that could be good news for the company’s bottom line. Gaming makes up the lion’s share of the mobile software world, with… Continue reading

New iPhones “on par with next-generation consoles” – Gibeau

Frank Gibeau and his team at EA Mobile spent their Tuesday like a lot of other tech enthusiasts: Grumbling about the quality of Apple’s stream of the iPhone 6 and Apple Watch reveal.… Continue reading

‘Madden’ game kicks off big digital push for EA

The “Madden” football franchise may not be the crown jewel at Electronic Arts anymore, but it still shines pretty bright. And this year, EA is counting on that shine to help it launch… Continue reading

Madden rankings ruffle some NFL fan feathers

Did Madden rank this year’s crop of players by the numbers? Some fans are questioning the methodology of the storied franchise after seeing how the game stacked up certain high-profile players. Read more… Continue reading

U.S. Soccer team captain Dempsey to front EA’s FIFA 15

Clint Dempsey led the men’s U.S. soccer team further than many people expected it would go in the 2014 World Cup. Now Electronic Arts is hoping he’ll lead people to the latest installment… Continue reading

EA’s FIFA predicted the World Cup winner over a month ago

Attention Las Vegas oddsmakers: be very afraid of Electronic Arts. Back on June 3, the company told us all that Germany was going to win the World Cup – and with Deutschland’s victory yesterday, its… Continue reading

Minnesota Vikings QB uses Madden as a study aid

John Madden’s coaching days ended in 1978, but today’s rookie quarterbacks are still learning from him…or the game that bears his name, at least. Teddy Bridgewater, rookie quarterback with the Minnesota Vikings, has… Continue reading

Steam launches massive summer sale

Hang onto your wallet. Valve’s coming after your money again. The annual Steam Summer sale, a blowout event designed to trigger the impulse nodes of your gamer brain, is on. And, as always, the… Continue reading

Fake FIFA Instagram account scamming gamers

As World Cup fever grips the nation, interest in EA’s FIFA soccer games is on the rise as well — and that’s bringing out the scam artists. A popular Instagram account offering new… Continue reading