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A number of popular online gaming services have been hit with denial of service attacks this week, with the latest being Steam which is currently being affected as of this writing.
This weekend's downloadable PC game price cuts include a free weekend on Steam for the recent shooter Ravaged, a way to get some Crysis games for $5 each and more.
Electronic Arts accidentally allowed users of its Origin PC game download service to download games for free for a brief time this weekend, thanks to an error with a code meant for just one game.
Ubisoft might be open to allowing its newly revamped UPlay PC game download service to distribute other third part PC games similar to Valve's Steam and EA's Origin service.
Want to try out SimCity early? Electronic Arts is taking applications for a closed beta of the upcoming city-building simulation, for Windows PC only.
An announcement at Gamescom has just revealed that EA will be bring its Origin service to Apple's Mac OSX platform. We're still unsure of the specific launch date and what titles will be available.
The Court of Justice of the European Union has ruled that people can resell their downloadable games, which may lead to changes in how services such as Steam sell their games.
Mass Effect 3's Extended Cut DLC is now available to download via Origin, and we want to hear what you have to say about the "improved" ending to the Mass Effect saga.
To celebrate the one year anniversary of Origin, EA is inviting some users to take their pick of three free games from their catalog. Love Origin or hate it, you can't argue with free.
David DeMartini, the head of EA's Origin service, claims that Steam 'cheapens intellectual property' by offering deep discounts, and promises that Origin is 'trying to be Nordstrom,' not Target.
Electronic Arts has announced that games funded by crowd source funding plans such as Kickstarter can have their distribution fees on the Origin service waived for 90 days.
Electronic Arts announced that its MMO Star Wars The Old Republic only had 1.3 million subscribers in the last quarter, well below the 1.7 million users it had when the game launched in December 2011
If you were around when it came out, chances are there's a soft spot in your heart for Ultima VII: The Black Gate, and believe it or not, this RPG classic just turned 20 today.
Electronic Arts has admitted that Crysis 3 is in the works and will officially be announced April 16th, after images of the game's box cover were leaked to the Internet today.
In the inaugural installation of our brand new segment, we take a look at one of the most revolutionary RPGs of its time, Lord British's Apple II masterpiece, Ultima 1: The First Age of Darkness.
A new expansion pack of Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning is set for release on April 17 for Xbox, PS3 and PC. Teeth of Naros adds a new race, a new city and a host of new quests and equipment.
Origin lets you purchase and play EA games - any time and any place you want. With the in-game overlay, you can browse the web while playing select games. Origin's social features allow you to create...
Black Friday 2011 brings more PC game download sites into the annual week of savings including sites like Direct2Drive, GameStop's Impulse, EA's Origin and GoG.com, among others.
Today's gaming news includes word on EA letting third party publishers selling their PC games via Origin, Battlefield 3 shipping a lot of copies, an apology from Blizzard and more.
A new rumor claims that Electronic Arts and Valve are in talks that if successful will see Battlefield 3 sold via Valve's Steam download service after all.
Electronic Arts' digital distribution service, Origin, has passed four million installations across various computers. Electronic Arts shares news about the availability of games through it.
The long awaited MMO Star Wars The Old Republic can now be pre-ordered from publisher Electronic Arts and a number of game retailers. The game from developer BioWare, set thousands of years before the Star...
Several days ago it seems that publisher Electronic Arts was suggesting that the PC version of its highly anticipated first person shooter Battlefield 3 would not be sold on Valve's popular Steam service. Today another...
The biggest seller of digital download PC games is Valve's Steam service. However it seems that lately that Electronic Arts, one of the biggest publisher of PC games, has had some prickly relations with Valve...
Electronic Arts has announced the second game product that will be an exclusive PC download for its recently launched Origin service. Today the game publisher revealed that the PC Digital Deluxe version of Mass Effect...
Electronic Arts' Origin online service is apparently not just for the PC. Venture Beat reports that at a EA press event today the company revealed that the Origin service will also be accessible to mobile...
Several weeks ago Electronic Arts announced that its online downloadable PC store was getting a facelift and a new name: Origin. The service was seen by many to be EA's attempt to compete with other...
Crytek's sci- fi shooter sequel Crysis 2 has been removed from sale on Valve's popular PC game download service Steam while still being made available for purchase and download from other rival download sites such...
Publisher Electronic Arts is launching a new digital download store for its PC games starting today. The Wall Street Journal reports that the new download store will be called Origin and will feature over 150...
The US publisher will make a UK developer's new third-person action/adventure available in North America this fall. Dallas-based publisher Trisynergy announced it is readying a new PC game, Origin of the Species....
Liverpool University in the UK have announced they are to use a cluster of 940 Dell PowerEdge servers to help study and make new developments in physics, or – as silicon.com have said – "Scousers...