Tag: EA

Madden NFL 21 Review

It’s Time To Talk Next Generation

HIGH The Skill Stick controls are much improved on defense.

LOW The graphics are really showing their age.

WTF Bad acting is forgivable. Unnecessary game modes are not.


Rocket Arena Review

I Wanna Rock(et) And Roll All Night

HIGH A creative combo of styles rolled into an online shooter.

LOW The playerbase numbers, apparently.

WTF An impromptu game mode in Halo inspired this.


Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order Second Opinion

All The Force Puns Were Taken. It’s A Great Videogame.

HIGH Mike was right. Deflecting blaster shots is pretty dope.

LOW Failing that damn Padawan wallrunning test twenty times

WTF Dear EA, Please fire the dolt in marketing who spoiled the coolest reveal in a commercial.


Need For Speed: Heat Review

In Pursuit Of Relevance

HIGH The Day/Night split is both interesting and well implemented.

LOW: The stories in this series continue to be insufferable…

WTF: …which would’ve been more bearable with a healthy dose of FMV, which ain’t here.


Apex Legends Review

Titanrise

HIGH The exciting swell of the soundtrack when dropping in.

LOW Most of the guns hold extremely small clips.

WTF It’s the rare battle royale game that doesn’t feel like a me-too rush job.


Anthem Preview

The Heart of Rage. Embers. Scars. The Monitor. Javelins. Anthem is the new online third-person shooter-slash-Iron Man simulator from Bioware due out next month, and the opening hours are a deluge of proper nouns. It sometimes feels like these early scenes were written by a sentient word processor with unlimited […]