News items tagged with ghost games

Need for Speed Payback Loot Boxes Change After Backlash

Need for Speed Payback Loot Boxes Change After Backlash

report this adEA temporarily removed microtransactions from Star Wars Battlefront 2 as fans voiced their frustrations at the game’s business model. But the Star Wars s...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 October 2018
News Wrap Up: Homeworld, Marvel Heroes & The Future of ‘Dead Space’

News Wrap Up: Homeworld, Marvel Heroes & The Future of ‘Dead Space’

There’s only one more week until gamers can explore the fictional city of Los Santos in what may a...

By Rob Keyes on 11 October 2018
Need for Speed Rivals Complete Edition Announced

Need for Speed Rivals Complete Edition Announced

There’s a new Need for Speed coming out this year after all; although by ‘new’ we really mean it’l...

By Kyree Leary on 11 October 2018
'Need For Speed: Rivals' Review Roundup

'Need For Speed: Rivals' Review Roundup

report this ad It seems like just yesterday that EA was re-committing to the Need For Speed series, promising quality titles over a publisher-imposed annual release....

By Andrew Dyce on 11 October 2018
Need for Speed Rivals

Need for Speed Rivals

Shortly after Microsoft’s Xbox One event, Electronic Arts announced they would have closer looks at their upcoming next-gen slate at E3 next month. They confirmed titles like Battlefield 4, Need for...

By Anthony Taormina on 11 October 2018
Need for Speed 2017 Drops Always Online Requirement

Need for Speed 2017 Drops Always Online Requirement

Need for Speed developer Ghost Games confirms that this year’s entry in the series will not feature an always online requirement. 201...

By Jasmine Henry on 24 August 2018
Need for Speed Locked at 30 FPS

Need for Speed Locked at 30 FPS

The newest Need for Speed game looks visually stunning thanks to its extra year of polish, but running those graphics isn’t always th...

By John Jacques on 24 August 2018
Need For Speed Review

Need For Speed Review

After a movie, twenty games and more than 120 million copies sold, the venerable Need For Speed series seeks a blank canvas with its...

By Brad Jones on 24 August 2018
Need for Speed Reboot Requires Internet Connection

Need for Speed Reboot Requires Internet Connection

Always-on DRM—that is, digital rights management—has been a contentious subject within the gaming world ever since it first arrived on the scene. For those of us not in the know, games that use DRM r...

By Kyle Sledge on 24 August 2018
Need for Speed Dev Doesn't Want Burnout Comparisons

Need for Speed Dev Doesn't Want Burnout Comparisons

Need for Speed Payback developer Ghost Games accidentally compares the game’s explosive crashes to Burnout’s takedowns during a gameplay presentation.

By Jasmine Henry on 21 October 2017
Need for Speed Reboot Engine

Need for Speed Reboot Engine

As time goes on, and the PS4 and Xbox One become the new normal for video game consoles, more and more games will leave behind the previous generation in favor of the new. Ubisoft has already dec...

By Kyree Leary on 26 August 2017
New Need for Speed is Full Reboot

New Need for Speed is Full Reboot

The lack of a new Need for Speed game last year was a big deal for fans of the franchise. Before 2014, Electronic Arts had released...

By Boston Blake on 11 June 2017
Why Is Need For Speed Being Rebooted?

Why Is Need For Speed Being Rebooted?

For racing game enthusiasts, 2014 was a very strong year as a number of high profile titles hit the market including Forza Horizon 2, Driveclub, and The Crew to name a few. Even with a good selectio...

By Derek Nichols on 11 June 2017
Need for Speed Reveal Set for Thursday

Need for Speed Reveal Set for Thursday

Racing games are still going relatively strong in the midst of the shift to the current generation of consoles. Forza Horizon 2 and...

By Kyree Leary on 25 May 2017
EA Abandons Ghost Trademark After Ubisoft Fights Them

EA Abandons Ghost Trademark After Ubisoft Fights Them

EA chooses not to fight Ubisoft over their attempted trademark for the name of development studio Ghost Games, withdrawing their trademark application. A month ago, Ubisoft served a lawsuit against E...

By Sarah Fields on 01 March 2016
Ubisoft's Ghost Recon vs. Ghost Games Trademark War

Ubisoft's Ghost Recon vs. Ghost Games Trademark War

Ubisoft delivers a lawsuit against EA, accusing them of attempting to confuse gamers and steal their business by creating a logo that’s too similar to Ghost Recon‘s. Every once in a while, one compan...

By Sarah Fields on 30 January 2016