Tag Archive: star wars

App gives sneak peak into Star Wars blu-ray extras

Curious what George Lucas and Co. have in store for the “Star Wars: The Complete Saga” Blu-ray collection? The discs won’t be available until Sept. 16, but an upcoming iPhone and iPad app… Continue reading

Two New ‘Halo’ Games, Live TV, Coming to Xbox

Microsoft is intensifying its efforts to appeal to both core gamers and non-gamers, announcing two new titles in its blockbuster “Halo” franchise Monday and plans to integrate live television into the console. Starting this… Continue reading

Checking in with Star Wars: The Old Republic

Electronic Arts’ is betting big on Star Wars – to the tune of nearly $100 million. “Star Wars: The Old Republic” is one of the video game publisher’s biggest titles of the year… Continue reading

Game review: LEGO Star Wars III: The Clone Wars 3D

LEGO Star Wars III: The Clone Wars 3D is a game that comes so, so close to being terrific. The story is fun, even if you don’t follow the cartoon series and don’t grasp… Continue reading

Interview: Frank Gibeau on EA’s Expanding Focus In The PC Space

EA’s Frank Gibeau talks to Gamasutra about the company’s position in the casual Facebook gaming market, the renewed focus on PC releases and the increasing dabblings in the freemium business model. Some publishers… Continue reading

Electronic Arts Goes ‘On the Offensive’

Electronic Arts hasn’t exactly been a darling of Wall Street in recent years. Battered by a string of earnings disappointments and underperfoming titles, the video game publisher has seen its archrival Activision-Blizzard take away king-of-the… Continue reading

App review: Star Battalion HD

Take Star Wars, Battlestar Galactica and Star Fox, put them in a blender and stir and you’ll probably come out with something like Star Battalion HD. The game doesn’t have an ounce of originality, but as… Continue reading

For EA and THQ, Is a Turnaround in Their Future?

The last couple of years have been rough ones for Electronic Arts and THQ. Rapid changes in the video game landscape and an unlucky string of underperforming titles has taken its toll on both companies’… Continue reading

SOE, LucasArts team to launch ‘Clone Wars’ virtual world

The Cartoon Network has seen a lot of success with its animated series “The Clone Wars”. Now Sony Online Entertainment (“EverQuest,” “Free Realms”) and LucasArts are teaming up to bring the pivotal tale… Continue reading