Confirmed: EA Closes Pandemic Studios, Says Brand Will Live On

Early this morning we broke the news that Electronic Arts planned to close down Pandemic Studios, laying off 200. Now we have confirmation. » 11/17/09 2:20pm 11/17/09 2:20pm

PS3 Red Alert 3 Might Be Worth The Wait

PlayStation 3 owners looking to get their hands on Red Alert 3 have been a patient bunch. And their patience looks to have been rewarded with a superior version of the game. » 3/06/09 12:30am 3/06/09 12:30am

Red Alert 3 - PS3 Owners 'Will Be Very Pleased'

EA LA may initially have recoiled in shock at the “ very exotic and tough to develop for » 11/04/08 3:20pm 11/04/08 3:20pm” PS3 but, now they have a had a few months to get the 360 and PC versions out of the door, EA have taken another look at their PS3 code and have decided to give things another try. “We're looking at doing some really cool things…

Why Are EA Still Using FMV And Actors In 2008?

Aside from the obvious » 10/23/08 8:20am 10/23/08 8:20am reasons (see above), it's a good question! One that we were . In this day and age of fancy polygons and rendered sequences, why do EA still insist on their Command & Conquer games with full-motion-video cutscenes? Aren't they relics of the 1990s? Not at all, says EA's Greg Kasavin: Keep on…

EA Axes Tiberium For Not Meeting Standards

Click to view » 9/30/08 2:31pm 9/30/08 2:31pmFollowing word in July that EA's Command & Conquer-based squad shooter, Tiberium was getting shifted back to 2010, comes word that the game has been officially killed and some staff let go, the publisher confirmed with Kotaku today. Kotaku obtained a copy of the internal memo sent to staff earlier today…

Red Alert 3's Cocktail Menu

Set up outside the Spore and Command & Conquer Red Alert 3 viewing rooms at Electronic Art's pre-E3 event last week was a little red bar complete with Russian beers, lots of vodka and this drink list. Unfortunately, the list didn't include the ingredients for the all-crimson drinks. » 6/24/08 1:00pm 6/24/08 1:00pm

Boom Blox Review: Explosive Casual Play

Boom Blox is an odd creation. It's a casual game created with the help of a director known for the stories his movies tell. So what happens when Stephen Spielberg teams up with Electronic Arts to make a game for the Wii? Lots of explosions of course. The game has you throw, grab, shoot and explode "blox" in such a… » 5/06/08 4:20pm 5/06/08 4:20pm