Star Wars: Squadrons will have customizable HUD, controls, and cosmetic displays

Star Wars: Squadrons will have customizable HUD, controls, and cosmetic displays

One of the early images from Star Wars: Squadrons that immediately caught my eye was an interior shot of an X-Wing cockpit, and more specifically the Ewok wobbly riding along the left panel like some kind of dashboard hula girl from space. Not that I have anything against good luck charms, but… really? It turns […]
Star Trek Online: A House Divided begins the Year of Klingon

Star Trek Online: A House Divided begins the Year of Klingon

Star Trek Online’s Klingons have fought their way back into the spotlight, with a new Klingon storyline kicking off a year of Klingon-themed updates aiming to bring the classic faction up to the standards of the newer additions.   Despite its terrible UI,...
Electronic Arts plans to ‘double down’ on Star Wars games

Electronic Arts plans to ‘double down’ on Star Wars games

Remember way, way back, when Electronic Arts’ handling of the Star Wars license seemed so shaky that Disney had to reassure investors that it had a “good relationship” with the company? Yeah, that was last year. Things have improved since then, and...
Star Wars Squadrons will be an exclusively first-person game

Star Wars Squadrons will be an exclusively first-person game

First-person cockpits are the best. Not only can you see all the switches and doo-dads that make a complicated feat of technology flight through air (or space), but it’s even cooler if your pilot manually reaches over to turn a knob. Yet, cockpit views are often...
Star Wars: Squadrons will have ‘zero microtransactions’

Star Wars: Squadrons will have ‘zero microtransactions’

We noted in our recent look at Star Wars: Squadrons that while the game will have two kinds of unlockables, cosmetics and modifications, Electronic Arts hadn’t commented on the presence of microtransactions in the game. Today it clarified the situation: There...