Amazon is having a big EA publisher sale, specifically on PC digital codes. The sale drops the price of several recent EA releases, such as Star Wars: Battlefront 2, FIFA 18, Need for Speed Payback, Mass Effect Andromeda, and some older titles like Battlefield 1: Revolution Edition, Titanfall 2, and Mirror’s Edge Catalyst. Show More Summary
While the Star Wars: Battlefront 2 community patiently awaits the upcoming progression revamp, DICE has rolled out a new balance update. The patch, version 1.2, went live today for Star Wars: Battlefront 2 players on PC, PS4, and Xbox One. Show More Summary
Star Wars Battlefront 2's latest patch adds limited time Hero looks and game mode.
Many people assumed that EA was going to abandon Star Wars Battlefront II following the loot box fiasco, but that wasn't the case at all. Instead, the company has been updating it with new maps, modes and more.
This week on IGN's video game talk show: Assassin's Creed Origins, Sea of Thieves, Star Wars Battlefront 2, and more.
After the Star Wars Battlefront 2 loot box furore hit the headlines late last year, the outcry over the video game industry's use of what some reckon is gambling in video games appeared to die down. Now, it's picking back up again after...Show More Summary
It’s no secret that the latest Star Wars game from EA, Star Wars: Battlefront II has had some controversy. Hell, even the first Star Wars: Battlefront game was a disappointing experience for everybody. But in the minds of many gamers, Battlefront II was the epitome of corporate greed. If you have yet to hear any […]
The video game industry is getting a wake up call over paid loot boxes. Last November, Belgium ruled that loot crates in Star Wars Battlefront II could be classified as gambling. Last month, a Washington Senator proposed a bill aimed at regulating the practice via the state's gambling commission. Show More Summary
Star Wars: Battlefront 2 has not fared as well as either EA or Disney would have liked, partly due to the micro-transaction controversies which we hear at LRM covered Here. Developer DICE has been promising changes will be coming soon in terms of gameplay options and balancing and on February 9, they released patch notes […]
The latest 1.2 patch for Star Wars Battlefront 2 will introduce major buffs, nerfs and tweaks for heroes and villains, as well as a new Jetpack Cargo game mode and a variety of bug fixes. Jetpack Cargo functions similarly to some variations of Capture the Flag in other games or Sabotage in Call of Duty. Show More Summary
EA's bringing loot boxes back into Star Wars Battlefront II — it will rightly piss off gamers even more and further hurt the game. But there's money to be made. Microtransactions have always been a controversial part of modern gaming, but the aggressive type found within Star Wars Battlefront II was the straw that finally broke the camel's back. Show More Summary
Star Wars Battlefront 2 will get Conquest Mode after all, in the wake of fan feedback.
Rarely has a game launched with such controversy attached as Star Wars: Battlefront 2. During the open beta, it became apparent to the players that this game was heavily hampered by micro-transactions (MTX’s) and pay to win mechanics that felt more at home in a free to play game for mobile phones. The uproar spread […]
EA’s Star Wars Battlefront II has been in the news quite a lot since its release — and it hasn’t been for a good reason. As has been covered extensively by our very own Cam Clark, the game’s “pay to win” mechanics were a problem that plagued the game, and alienated many gamers. So what’s […]
EA's sales of Star Wars Battlefront 2 have failed to meet projections, with the game's controversial loot box system shouldering most of the blame.
It's no secret that Star Wars Battlefront II has been in the news for all the wrong reasons of late, but what exactly has that meant for the title's actual sales?
The kerfuffle over microtransactions in Star Wars Battlefront 2 has become a learning experience for Electronic Arts, according to the company. EA CEO Andrew Wilson has stated the company never intended to build an experience which was considered unfair to Star Wars Battlefront 2 players, and the resulting backlash was a “learning opportunity” for the […]
EA never learns because, despite missing sales targets, the publisher confirmed that microtransactions would return to Star Wars Battlefront II in the coming months. Star Wars Battlefront II generated a lot of controversy for its loot crates and microtransactions. Show More Summary
Last night was financials night for Electronic Arts and a chance for investors to ask about the sticky situation of suspended microtransactions in Star Wars Battlefront 2. The most pertinent quote came from a Wall Street Journal report. Show More Summary
EA has shared a few updates about some of its projects during last night’s Q3 2018 earnings report. During a call to investors, EA confirmed that Anthem has been pushed to 2019, and that a new Battlefield game is coming this October. EA also confirmed that the Star Wars action game from Titanfall developer Respawn […]