Tag: Electronic Arts

Star Wars: Battlefront Review

Aren't you a little short for a Stormtrooper?

Star Wars: Battlefront Review Screenshot

HIGH A graphical stunner full of eye candy and fan service.

LOW The lack of depth and small selection of environments.

WTF Apparently, the job requirements for Han Solo's voice actor were "Male. Preferably conscious."

Madden NFL 16 Review

"Next year" is finally here…

Madden NFL 16

HIGH: The new pass placement and receiver mechanics are the best series additions since the magic stiff arm of Madden '97

LOW: … and the Dynamic Drive Goals feature is the worst.

WTF: Jim Nantz and Phil Simms have the collective personality of a dial tone.

Dragon Age: Inquisition Review

Bioware: The Game

Dragon Age Inquisition

HIGH: Cassandra's fangirl outburst

LOW: The persistent feeling that I had accidentally launched World of Warcraft

WTF: It sure is convenient that we found this giant castle with nobody living in it

Titanfall Review (Xbox One)

Mechcellent

Titanfall Review Screenshot

HIGH Accidentally dashing over an enemy Pilot and gaining some unearned points.

LOW Accidentally being stepped on by an enemy Titan and giving him some unearned points.

WTF I've played a lot of the campaign and I still don't know why anything is happening.

Titanfall Review (Xbox 360)

Love the sizzle, but it needs more steak

Titanfall Review Screenshot

HIGH The Titans are pretty sweet pieces of machinery. Also, female Pilots!

LOW The frequency of getting killed going toe-to-toe with other Pilots.

WTF Is everybody playing this on speed, or am I just that slow? Oh.

Need for Speed Rivals Review

Like Dogs Chasing Cars

Need for Speed Rivals

HIGH Narrowly escaping a pursuing squad of police cars and power drifting into the safety of my hideout with hundreds of sounds of speed points under my belt.

LOW For an open world driving game, there are not nearly enough alternative paths and emergent gameplay moments that use the geography.

WTF The non-ironic gritty and serious tone of the "story."