Recently EA have spoken in secret about the Nintendo NX and their lack of plans to develop for it. They outlined a bunch of things that Nintendo is required to do in order to be blessed with EA's fantastic library of quality games. To sum it up, they want Nintendo to "provide a market for … Continue reading EA developing for NX – Kimishima’s Konditions
I haven't actually discussed the game itself yet, which says something in itself that I've rambled for four paragraphs about bugs in the game and haven't even mentioned the server issues that plagued launch. Anyway, what I and other SimCity fans are still trying to reconcile is how different this game is to previous SimCity games. Up till now SimCity games were about simulating a city.. SimCity today though isn't so much about simulating a city as it is about managing industrial supply lines.
After a ridiculous "Xbox 360 time-exclusive" period where you had to sign up to Origin, Xbox Live and the Dead Space official website to get the demo, it's finally available for free on PSN. I downloaded it and decided to write some impressions because I really liked the first Dead Space (and Extraction). The first … Continue reading Dead Space 3 – Demo Impressions (it sucks)
Wii U isn't bombing hard enough for some journalists to feel secure, and another desperate doom article has surfaced. This "sports expert" on Kotaku has decided Wii U's fate rests on Madden. Only 42 people were playing Madden on Wii U at some random point on Sunday, while Xbox 360 had 194236 billion people online! … Continue reading Nintendo is making Madden look bad
EA is intent on taking over the games industry with their shitty Origin / Autolog / Social / ShitForBrains account systems and self-contained EA store. So much that they're shunning platform holders and destroying game experiences in reckless pursuit of this arrogant goal. We already have Xbox Live, PSN accounts and friend codes, so what's … Continue reading Medal of Incompetence: EA
One track available at the start Driver Cam with stupid blur and bouncy effects is default Mandatory PS3 installation "it will now install, go for a 40 minute walk" Can't play online without EA account Can't play game without 3-step prompt to sign-in online Time Trial has Time Limit Driver XP bar exists while racing … Continue reading Things Wrong With NFS: Shift 2 Unleashed
In a fresh PR announcement nobody asked for, EA has decided to tell the world that Wii U sucks. After Mass Effect 3 was released in the Wii U launch period and sold like shit (even less than Tekken), they've concluded that there is no market for quality games on the system. "We're very disappointed … Continue reading March, 2013 – EA Drops Wii U Support