FutureFive New Zealand logo
Consumer technology news from the future

EA Games news stories

Story image
EA Games
Game Review: Outriders (PC)
Square Enix and People Can Fly step into the looter-shooter arena with their sci-fi game, Outriders.
Story image
Xbox
Game review: Madden NFL 21 (Xbox One)
American football fans get their annual fix of gridiron action with this year’s Madden NFL 21 from EA Sports.
Story image
Gaming
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order adds cosmetics, combat and more in update
New Journey +, new cosmetics and arcade-style wave-based combat has been added to the hit game to the delight of Star Wars fans.
Story image
Check Point
Major vulnerability found Electronic Arts gaming client
Once exploited, the vulnerabilities would have led to player account takeover and identity theft, Check Point and CyberInt found.
Story image
Film
Neill Blomkamp's 'Conviction' is a prequel to BioWare's Anthem
You may remember Neill Blomkamp’s name from such films as District 9, Chappie, and Elysium. If you’ve seen any of those films, the short teaser trailer will seem somewhat familiar to you.
Story image
Battlefield
The Road to Battlefield 1
To celebrate the release of Battlefield 1 next month, EA are keeping the action going in Battlefield 4 and Battlefield Hardline.
Story image
Gaming
Bulletstorm devs parody Call of Duty series
The game takes potshots at the rinse-and-repeat formula of the overwhelmingly popular Call of Duty games.
Story image
Gaming
Shift 2 dated for New Zealand
Pre-order bonuses up for grabs for those chomping at the bit for the racing sequel.
Story image
Gaming
EA: We're not pulling out of New Zealand
The Need For Speed and FIFA publisher confirms it's maintaining a local presence, despite reports it was to pull out altogether.
Story image
Gaming
EA NZ office to close?
Updated: The local branch of one of the industry's biggest publishers is rumoured to have closed its doors.
Story image
Gaming
US military stores to ban Medal of Honor
The outcry over the Medal of Honor Taliban controversy is starting to take its toll, with game retailers on US Army and Air Force bases now disallowed to sell the upcoming shooter.
Story image
Gaming
NZ Minister of Defence speaks out against Medal of Honor
New Zealand Minister of Defence Wayne Mapp claims EA's upcoming shooter "undermines the values of our nation".
Story image
Gaming
Medal Of Honor release date confirmed
EA's new shooter will launch on October 12th, one month before Call Of Duty: Black Ops arrives.
Story image
Gaming
EA officially announces Dead Space 2 for multiple consoles
EA has confirmed that the sequel is in development for the Xbox 360, PS3 and PC.
Story image
Gaming
DEAD SPACE
Don’t forget to hack off as many limbs as possible – it’s the only way to survive in Dead Space.
Story image
Gaming
FACEBREAKER
This high-action, easily learned game is made for the casual gamer who just wants a bit of instant gratification.
Story image
Gaming
Rockband Coming To Wii
“The Wii version still contains the robust four-player band experience and all the fun at the core of other versions of Rock Band."