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Germany: Video games giant EA shows off latest next-gen titles

Germany, Cologne
August 20, 2013 at 14:46 GMT +00:00 · Published

Germany: Video games giant EA shows off latest next-gen titles

The world's third-largest video games development and publishing house EA, best known for titles like FIFA, Battlefield and The Sims, has revealed trailers for the new games it plans to showcase at the upcoming Gamescom during a press conference in Cologne's Palladium on Tuesday.

Among the forthcoming titles shown off at the conference were The Sims 4, Dragon Age: Inquisition, Command and Conquer and the new game from Respawn Entertainment, Titanfall. Respawn is a new studio set up by Vince Zampella and Jason West, previously responsible for the Call of Duty series.

EA has taken some criticism in recent months, with technical problems related to the online component of their Origin service affecting the launch of high-profile titles such as Sim City. In response, the company has revealed a 24-hour money-back guarantee for games bought through the online Origin store.

Gamescom is a the world's largest trade fair for electronic entertainment, attracting over 275,000 visitors during the 2012 event. The 2013 fair will run from August 21 to 25, and is expected to offer some 600 exhibitors.

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Germany: Video games giant EA shows off latest next-gen titles

The world's third-largest video games development and publishing house EA, best known for titles like FIFA, Battlefield and The Sims, has revealed trailers for the new games it plans to showcase at the upcoming Gamescom during a press conference in Cologne's Palladium on Tuesday.

Among the forthcoming titles shown off at the conference were The Sims 4, Dragon Age: Inquisition, Command and Conquer and the new game from Respawn Entertainment, Titanfall. Respawn is a new studio set up by Vince Zampella and Jason West, previously responsible for the Call of Duty series.

EA has taken some criticism in recent months, with technical problems related to the online component of their Origin service affecting the launch of high-profile titles such as Sim City. In response, the company has revealed a 24-hour money-back guarantee for games bought through the online Origin store.

Gamescom is a the world's largest trade fair for electronic entertainment, attracting over 275,000 visitors during the 2012 event. The 2013 fair will run from August 21 to 25, and is expected to offer some 600 exhibitors.

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