Come watch EA's E3 press conference with us!

Jun 13, 2017, 10:43
Come watch EA's E3 press conference with us!

Batting leadoff is Electronic Arts - the Madden Moguls, the Pelé Purveyors, the host to both Hoop Gawd and Snoop Dawg.

EA Play, EA's conference announcing their new line-up of titles, took place early on Sunday morning. The twist on this iteration is that the game will combine street ball play with actual National Basketball Association tournament action. This Russia-themed pack will include six maps, 11 new weapons and a new mode called Supply Drop.

That changes with Battlefront II, which has a new Star Wars story that is set between the events of the films Return of the Jedi and The Force Awakens. Eight games were showcased, from a number of titles under the EA Sports branch as well as new IPs like Anthem and A Way Out. While the reveal was brief, it was revealed that the much lauded The Journey mode will be seeing Alex Hunter returning as the protagonist. For the first time ever, the new game will feature a single-player campaign. The biggest addition is the new The One mode.

Inspired by A Tale of Two Brothers, this game created to specifically be played in split-screen two player co-op, A Way Out puts you in the shoes of a pair of inmates (Vincent and Leo) who are attempting to make a break for it. Events happen in real time and total cooperation is necessary if you want to get out.

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EA is serious about Basketball again with NBA Live 18. The full game releases September 29.

Another sporty reveal from EA, FIFA 18 promises to shakeup the established formula by being "FUELED BY RONALDO".

Madden NFL 18: The Longshot A new Madden NFL game was announced as well, called Madden NFL 18: The Longshot. Look for the game on August 25.

Star Wars: Battlefront 2 had its own leak today with multiplayer from the pre-alpha build.

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Recent leaks have indicated that Bioware's Project Dylan will have a 45 second worldwide reveal teaser while the core development team behind Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons will have their next game A Way Out revealed. They're focusing on improving the visuals and gameplay to make sure that Federation Internationale de Football Association is the best soccer experience on the planet. The game is also doing away with Season Passes, instead featuring several free DLC seasons. A Way Out is about two men who need to rely on each other to escape prison, and it allows players to approach situations in different ways and with either character.

Oh look, another major sports game is back for yet another year. The game has not yet been given a release date.

BioWare's new project, Anthem, revealed. The Anthem trailer will hopefully be bolstered by its showing at Microsoft's conference later.

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