Origin Access FREE for 7 days!

You can now try out Origin Access for 7 days without paying. Just remember to cancel your membership before they actually charge your card. It's pretty cool, kind of like Netflix for all (not so old) EA games. Check out the promo page in here to learn more about it. Your first 7 days are FREE if you sign up before June 19! After your trial ends you'll be charged…

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Bug in Origin allows attackers to hijack player PCs

More than 40 million people could be affected by a vulnerability researchers uncovered in EA's Origin online game platform allowing attackers to remotely execute malicious code on players' computers. The attack, demonstrated on Friday at the Black Hat security conference in Amsterdam, takes just seconds to execute. In some cases, it requires no interaction by victims, researchers from Malta-based ReVuln (@revuln) told Ars Technica. It manipulates the uniform resource identifiers…

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Electronic Arts chief resigns

Sorry I’m posting this so late, it’s my birthday! Lottery should start today as planned but late, late at night. The chief executive of Electronic Arts resigned on Monday, a victim of a troubled environment for the big video game companies as well as of internal missteps. “After six years I feel it is the right time for me to pass the baton,” John Riccitiello said in a statement. He…

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Origin rejects payments in South America and Africa

Hey guys, couple of people contacted us about this and we decided to post about it asap. As you all realize Origin is having a Battlefield 3 sale right now on their store page. But if you’re from South America or Africa you’re out of luck. It seems that Electronic Arts for some reason decided to block payments from those areas which is not cool. If you have friends over…

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Command and Conquer Classics for Free

(click on the picture to see the deal) Electronic Arts celebrate this year Valentines Day by giving away for free Command & Conquer™ Classic games. This involves the first Command & Conquer ever, Command & Conquer Tiberium Dawn Command & Conquer Red Alert 1 Command & Conquer 2 Tiberian Sun including the expansion pack Firestorm Happy Valentine Day Command & Conquer™ Classics for Free. Make sure you read the "Installation…

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