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“See the next generation of FIFA” – EA teases announcement at Xbox reveal today

“See the next generation of FIFA” – EA teases announcement at Xbox reveal today
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / May 21, 2013 / 4 comment(s)

Are you ready for the next generation of FIFA? How about the next generation Xbox? If you think that you’ve…


EA Sports and FIFA extend licensing agreement until 2022

EA Sports and FIFA extend licensing agreement until 2022
News / Written by Tom Morrison / May 8, 2013 / 3 comment(s)

This year marks the 20th anniversary of the first FIFA-branded videogame ‘FIFA International Soccer’. Since then the series has gone…


EA CEO John Riccitiello resigns, feels “accountable” for missing targets

EA CEO John Riccitiello resigns, feels “accountable” for missing targets
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Mar 19, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

After six years of successes, growth, transitions and stumbling blocks, EA CEO John Riccitiello has resigned as chief executive officer…


EA server shut downs to hit FIFA 11, NBA Jam and others in early 2013

EA server shut downs to hit FIFA 11, NBA Jam and others in early 2013
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Dec 14, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

Like the impending arrival of Quetzalcoatl, EA’s policy of shutting down online services for its older games is a cycle…


Messi switches to EA Sports to represent FIFA and FIFA Street

Messi switches to EA Sports to represent FIFA and FIFA Street
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Nov 24, 2011 / 0 comment(s)

Football superstar Lionel Messi has been a mainstay cover athlete for Konami’s Pro Evolution Soccer (PES) series of sports games…


Gamescom 2011: FIFA Street (PS3/360) preview

Gamescom 2011: FIFA Street (PS3/360) preview
News / Written by Peter Wiles / Aug 19, 2011 / 0 comment(s)

EA’s newly announced FIFA Street is being developed by an internal team with Gary Paterson (FIFA 08, 09, 10 and…


EA’s next server shut downs to include Battlefield, Need For Speed and Tiger Woods games

EA’s next server shut downs to include Battlefield, Need For Speed and Tiger Woods games
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jul 12, 2011 / 0 comment(s)

Every year (and every few months), EA shuts down online server support for a selection (and in same cases, an…


First official FIFA 12 screenshot released

First official FIFA 12 screenshot released
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Apr 12, 2011 / 0 comment(s)

As promised by EA Sports yesterday, the first official screenshot for this year’s edition of the FIFA series of football/soccer…


FIFA Interactive World Cup qualifier comes to South Africa

FIFA Interactive World Cup qualifier comes to South Africa
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Feb 18, 2010 / 0 comment(s)

FIFA, EA Sports and PlayStation are all set to bring the local leg of the FIFA Interactive World Cup qualifiers…


EA to close selected online servers

EA to close selected online servers
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jan 5, 2010 / 0 comment(s)

EA has revealed that from February 2nd to February 9th, a number of online servers that currently support online play…