EA Sports

accessibility

Why EA Sports Started Taking Accessibility Seriously

An informal game jam from 2014 kicked off a series of events that ended up with the studio hiring its first in-house accessibility lead.
Patrick Klepek
3.29.18
NHL

The Haunted 'NHL 12' Multiplayer Ladder and the Ice That Tilted into Hell

For a Canucks fan, there is no escaping the ghosts and demons of the team's cursed history, not even in a video game.
Brendan Vance
10.31.17
Essays

How FIFA Games Changed Our Tastes in Music

An analysis of the soundtracks in the world’s most beloved soccer video game, from Blur to drum ’n’ bass.
Riccardo Pongetti
10.21.17
madden

The Future of EA Sports Is Storytelling

What Telltale did for the adventure game, EA wants to do for the sports narrative.
Mike Piellucci
8.28.17
NBA Live

It's About Time: WNBA Teams Join the 'NBA Live 18' Roster

‘NBA Live 18’ will be the first game to feature the full WNBA roster.
Danielle Riendeau
8.3.17
fifa

This is the Year I Switch From Pro Evo to FIFA

And that’s entirely because Nintendo’s portable version of EA’s football behemoth is a darn good interpretation of the beautiful game.
Mike Diver
7.11.17
fifa

‘FIFA 18’ Feels Like an Action Replay of What We’ve Already Seen

At this point in the soccer series, any changes to the action are mostly surface level. So why bother updating at all?
Mike Diver
6.10.17
NHL 94

'NHL '94' Is Still Playing Hard Online Thanks to These Superfans

Like Jaromír Jágr, the most devoted fans of 'NHL '94' are still finding ways to compete.
William Barboza
3.26.17
Sports Games

Your Worthless Old Sports Games Could Be Priceless Time Capsules

The EA Sports titles of yesteryear are outdated, unwanted. But to play them today is to experience a flood of memories, good and bad.
Mike Diver
1.26.17
bautista bat flip

The Jose Bautista Bat Flip Is a Goal Celebration in NHL 17

That's flippin' good.
Chris Toman
7.29.16
Gaming

‘FIFA 17’ Is Going All Hollywood on Us with ‘The Journey’ Mode

Play your way to fame as a prodigy with everything to win, and in doing so distance yourself from the gritty reality of modern football.
John Robertson
6.17.16
NCAA

EA Sports' Football Game Is Dead Because the NCAA Lives in a Fantasy World

Even the athletes receiving checks from a class action lawsuit settlement want college sports video games back. But thanks to amateurism, the NCAA won't allow it.
Michael Weinreb
4.21.16
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