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EA’s first PS5 and Xbox Series X Battlefield game seems to be going big

By Alex Calvin, Friday, 6 November 2020 14:21 GMT Publisher Electronic Arts has a new Battlefield game in the works.Speaking to investors, CEO Andrew Wilson said that its DICE studio is hard at work on a brand new entry in the Battlefield series and that this is set to impress thanks to the power of Sony and Microsoft’s new consoles.This new title is penciled in for release at the end of 2021.“DICE is creating our next Battlefield game with never before seen scale,” Wilson said.“The technical advancements of the new consoles are allowing the team to deliver a true next-gen…


EA faces loot box lawsuit in Canada for games including FIFA

By Alex Calvin, Thursday, 22 October 2020 17:07 GMT Electronic Arts is being sued in Canada over its use of loot boxes.The lawsuit first appeared in Business in Vancouver’s Who’s Getting Sued article – as spotted by The Patch Notes – which show that a class action lawsuit is being brought against the publishing giant.The Notice of Civil Claim – filed on September 30th by plaintiffs Mark Sutherland and Shawn Moore – argues that EA is not only operating an unlicensed gambling business, but that the company has also been unjustly enriched in the process. They are suing EA on…