Facebreaker Not Exactly A K.O. For EA

Not even the brightly shining star power of pseudo celebrities like Kim Kardashian » 10/17/08 8:20pm 10/17/08 8:20pm could spark enough interest to make EA's a hit. The lousy reviews likely didn't help either, leading to a first month debut of a mere 52,000 copies across both the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 versions according to U.S. sales data from…

Beats For The Beatdown - Facebreaker Soundtrack

Crecente quite enjoyed his taste » 9/02/08 6:20pm 9/02/08 6:20pm of Facebreaker at PAX (or maybe he just enjoyed beating up his son, it was hard to tell) although he found the gameplay a little simplistic. Will the just-revealed soundtrack for Facebreaker keep you pounding away into the night? Predicatably, EA have plumped for plenty of tracks that…

Breaking Faces with FaceBreaker

I had a chance to play around with Facebreaker a bit on the Penny Arcade Expo show floor over the weekend. Graphically, the game delivers, but I was a little surprised, slightly disappointed even, at how simplistic the controls were.The four face buttons let you throw high punches, low punches, strong punches and… » 9/02/08 2:30pm 9/02/08 2:30pm

Show Your Photo Game Face in Facebreaker

Being able to upload someones face on a character in Rainbow Six: Vegas was disturbingly satisfying. In this video we take a look at EA Canada's similar facial recognition feature, Photo Game Face. Watch how Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt (MTV's The Hills) kick the living crap out of each other. The game will be out… » 8/28/08 6:40pm 8/28/08 6:40pm

Facebreaker Characters Revealed in Video Auditions

I was talking late yesterday about how entertaining I thought the Raving Rabbids trailers were. » 8/19/08 10:40am 8/19/08 10:40am It looks like EA is taking a shot at that creativity. In these new Facebreaker auditions we get to see some of the characters that will be featured in the game. More videos after the jump.

Kim Kardashian Joins List Of FaceBreaker "Celebrities"

Add one more face to the list of possibly known faces in FaceBreaker. GameDaily writes today that Kim Kardashian, famous for some reason that I'm unaware of other than having sex on the internet, will join the line-up of "celebrity" boxers in FaceBreaker. GameDaily says she's a "TV personality", if that clears up… » 8/06/08 4:40pm 8/06/08 4:40pm

Madden Demo Is Live...Oh, And FaceBreaker

Time to get our big, brutish, manly hands on a small chunk of the latest installment of EA's Madden NFL franchise! The demo for Madden NFL 09 is up on Xbox Live, with it's presence on the PlayStation store imminent. It's 1.08 GB of pure football power, crafted lovingly the most skilled football artisans and doused… » 7/31/08 12:20pm 7/31/08 12:20pm

Facebreaker Breaks Faces Sept. 5

Electronic Arts announced today that FaceBreaker will be hitting the Playstation 3 and Xbox 360 on Sept. 5, with the Wii version following this holiday, according to GameSpot. » 6/18/08 4:00pm 6/18/08 4:00pm

Facebreaker Meet And Beat: Kiriko

Well this certainly gets rid of any notion I might have had that EA's Facebreaker would just be a reskinning Fight Night. Those are definitely not Fight Night moves that little glamor goth Kiriko is pulling off in this clip. Hell, those aren't even boxing moves. It looks like they've created a 3D fighting game with a… » 6/02/08 2:30pm 6/02/08 2:30pm

EA's FaceBreaker Moves From First To Last

Or is From First To Last moving EA's FaceBreaker? The post-hardcore band will feature big in EA's upcoming cartoony boxing game, including three brand-new songs to the soundtrack as well as actually appearing as characters within the game. Cross-promotion-wise, the band will be featuring the game at 45 shows during… » 5/12/08 2:30pm 5/12/08 2:30pm