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FIFA 14 launches on PC, 360, PS3 in September 2013

Posted: 24.05.2013 by JonahFalcon

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EA Sports has announced that FIFA 14 will be launching for PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 on the 24th September 2013 in North America, and the 27th September 2013 worldwide.

FIFA 14 not using EA Sports' Ignite engine on PC

Posted: 22.05.2013 by Technet2k

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Balls! Kicking them around the pitch on FIFA 14 won't be as lovely on PC I'm afraid as EA community manager Rob Hodson confirms the desktop version will use the current engine found in FIFA 13.

The new fancy Ignite engine that EA Sports gave a glimpse to yesterday is reserved for Xbox One and PlayStation 4. Fans are naturally upset especially as the consoles and PC are closer than ever.

Confirmed: Next-gen FIFA and UFC games to debut at Microsoft's next-gen console event

Posted: 21.05.2013 by JonahFalcon

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Electronic Arts has confirmed that FIFA 14 and the next-generation UFC game will be debuting at Microsoft's next-gen console reveal event today.

Konami: Asian Champions League to be in all future PES titles

Posted: 22.04.2013 by Technet2k

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From this point on all future instalments of the Pro Evolution Soccer series will include the Asian Football Confederation Champions League, as the publisher signs a licensing agreement with the body.

This joins the UEFA Champions League license already in use. The next title will be using Kojima Productions' Fox Engine to power it, they revealed last month.

EA reveals FIFA 14 for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360

Posted: 17.04.2013 by JamieSI

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Electronic Arts has has revealed the first details about FIFA 14 today, which will be released in Fall 2013 for PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.

A new feature in FIFA 14 called Pure Shot and a brand-new ball physics system will improve shooting, adding more realism to your shots and hopefully making goals scored more exhilarating.

Out of the Park Baseball 14 officially released

Posted: 15.04.2013 by JonahFalcon

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The premiere baseball strategy simulation Out of the Park Baseball 14 is now available for purchase for Windows, Mac OS and Linux users. The game features a revamped interface as well as updated coding and simulation, in addition to the 2013 Major League Baseball rosters.

Sports Interactive announces Football Manager 1888

Posted: 02.04.2013 by JonahFalcon

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Sports Interactive is going old, old, incredibly old school football with Football Manager 1888, celebrating 125 years of the sport. Players will be able to be the manager of a La Belle Epoque team.

Out of the Park Baseball 14 gets 15th April release date

Posted: 25.03.2013 by JonahFalcon

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Out of the Park Developments has announced that its premiere baseball simulation, Out of the Park Baseball 14, will be arriving on the 15th April. According to the developer, gamers who preorder the game will get early access on the 12th April.

Mode 7 announces Frozen Endzone for 2014

Posted: 16.03.2013 by JonahFalcon

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Mode 7 Games has announced a sequel of sorts to their critically acclaimed tactical strategy game Frozen Synapse, a futuristic American football game Frozen Endzone. The game brings Synapse's tactical strategy to the gridiron, carried out by robotic players.

Cyanide announces Blood Bowl: Star Coach

Posted: 05.03.2013 by JonahFalcon

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Cyanide has announced that a free-to-play version of their adaptation of the Games Workshop board game Blood Bowl will be arriving in the Q2 2013 for PC, Mac and tablets, called Blood Bowl: Star Coach.

Preorders for Franchise Hockey Manager allow beta access

Posted: 27.02.2013 by JonahFalcon

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From the makers of the baseball management sim, Out of the Park Baseball, comes a new sports title, Franchise Hockey Manager, which aims to capture the spirit of Eastside Hockey Manager.

Take 2 confirms acquiring WWE license

Posted: 14.02.2013 by JonahFalcon

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When THQ was dissolved, it left the WWE franchise cast adrift and unable to recover the $45M loan it had given the publisher.

Not soon after, it was rumored that Take 2 acquired the license. That rumor has been confirmed by Take 2 in a statement to IGN.

Out of the Park Baseball 14 pre-orders being taken

Posted: 12.02.2013 by JonahFalcon

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Out of the Park Developments has announced that the next generation of their premiere baseball management sim, Out of the Park Baseball 14, is now accepting preorders. The game is due to be released in April 2013.

EA Sports' FIFA franchise first to pass £1bn in UK retail market

Posted: 24.01.2013 by Technet2k

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It has been announced through Chart-Track that the FIFA franchise is the first video game series to collectively attain £1bn at UK retail. It did so spread across 40 released FIFA titles.

FIFA 12 and FIFA 13 alone contributed around £200m to the staggering figure. The second and third top video game grossing properties are Call of Duty and Mario respectively.

F1 Race Stars receives four extra tracks

Posted: 08.01.2013 by Nakerman

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Codemasters has revealed four new tracks for F1 Race Stars, all of which can be downloaded today for Xbox 360 and PC.

Firefox Users - Reported Attack Page Warning

Posted: 07.01.2013 by PRBot

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We've been informed by a few of our viewers that the Reported Attack Page Warning first seen during the Christmas holidays is still being displayed for people with version 17 of Firefox, but we just wanted to let everyone known that the problem is fixed on our end and this is a bug with Firefox that should be fixed tomorrow with the release of version 18.

FIFA 13 is awarded AbleGamers' prize Game of the Year

Posted: 06.01.2013 by JonahFalcon

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Disabled videogame advocacy group AbleGamers has given EA Sports' football title FIFA 13 their mainstream Game of the Year. The group admired the game's controls and AI adjustments that made the game accessible to both physically and mentally handicapped gamers.

Electronic Arts shuts down online for a batch of older games

Posted: 31.12.2012 by JonahFalcon

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On the 11th January, Electronic Arts will be shutting down online support for their 2011 branded EA Sports titles, as well as The Sims 2 a few days later.

WWE may not get $45M owed by THQ for license

Posted: 22.12.2012 by JonahFalcon

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Looks like World Wrestling Entertainment, aka the WWE, won't be getting the $45M owed to it by publisher THQ, thanks to the loan being unsecured. This was revealed in the bankruptcy filing by THQ.

PES 2013 to see "full extension of the 2v2 mode" in December 20th patch

Posted: 13.12.2012 by Technet2k

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Konami's PES 2013 will be receiving its next patch this December 20th, announces PES team leader Jon Murphy. Patch 1.03 will improve on the "acceptable" 2v2 mode to make it "even more intuitive".

The update also addresses the "overall balance of the game" with "a few aesthetic improvements here and there," thrown in for good measure. New goal celebrations have been added too.
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