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Madden NFL 13

Madden NFL 13 at a Glance

With the launch of Madden NFL 13 and the football season right around the corner we’re ready for some football! 
SSX

History of SSX

The release of SSX this week has brought back memories for a lot of people, but not everyone knows where the game started. The executive producer and creative director of the first game was Steve Rechtschaffner, the inventor of the now Olympic snowboard event, Boardercross. In fact, SSX stands for snowboard super cross.
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EA SPORTS E3 Viewing Guide

E3 is a magical time of year when fans get a glimpse into the future of gaming. We here at EA SPORTS love it because it gives us a chance to show off all the new innovations we’re making in our games. To help you plan your E3 information consumption we’ve put together a viewing schedule so you know when to hit the site and when you can squeeze in a nap.
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E3 Day One in the Books

Massive game news, celebrity visits and game demos rounded off the first day of E3. Snoop Dogg got hands on with FIFA, NCAA, Madden and NHL, Gary Bettman checked in on the NHL franchise and fans from all over nominated Madden and FIFA for Best of E3.
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EA SPORTS: What’s Trending May 7th

It seems the NHL playoffs and our NHL 13 Cover Vote are the things that are on your mind this week. Oh, and how much you’re looking forward to Madden 13 blowing your mind. Want to see your tweet on the What’s Trending Report? Tweet at us and we could pick yours. Did you see a priceless tweet that we missed? Drop it in the comments!
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EA SPORTS News of the Week

It’s been cover vote madness in the office this week. We’ve tallied the votes for NCAA 13 and we’re sitting on the edge of our seats to see what you, the fans, are going to decide for Madden 13 and NHL 13. And as per usual, we have news about a ton of other interesting things, like us sending you to Vegas to party your faces off, winning cash by playing video games and a check in on the football (ie soccer) world.
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EA SPORTS AND GREAT CLIPS SWEEPSTAKES

EA SPORTS is once again teaming up with Great Clips and Xbox 360 to bring you the Ultimate Gaming Makeover Sweepstakes. What is an Ultimate Gaming Makeover you ask? It includes a 52-inch HDTV, Xbox 360 with Kinect, XZipit gaming recliners, suite of EA SPORTS games and more. So basically we turn a room of your house into a gamers’ dream.
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EA SPORTS Season Ticket Offers Early Access

Things are about to get busy for us here at EA SPORTS. We have Madden NFL 13, NHL 13 and FIFA 13 on the horizon. That makes now the perfect time to get a subscription to EA SPORTS Season Ticket. With EA SPORTS Season Ticket you can get access to Madden NFL, NHL, FIFA, Tiger Woods PGA TOUR and NCAA three days earlier than everyone you know. 
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Gov. Rick Scott and EA SPORTS Unveil Innovation Lab

EA SPORTS, with the help of Florida Governor Rick Scott, recently unveiled the new EA SPORTS Innovation Lab and their new partnership with the University of Central Florida’s Florida Interactive Entertainment Academy.
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UEFA Euro 2012 Wrap-up

With Spain notching another historic win we can now say that while that some might have predicted the result of the UEFA Euro 2012 tournament, the way we got there was quite surprising. From the beginning of the tournament hopes were high for the home teams Poland and Ukraine and people had early favorites pegged as Germany and Holland.
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EA SPORTS Challenge Series Best of the Best

We’ve finally woken up from our post-event coma—an event that took the festivities deep into the night. And technically speaking, the early morning as well. More than 900 gamers crashed Terminal 5 in New York City last Saturday night during the EA SPORTS Challenge Series for a chance to win a share of $1 million in cash.
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E3 Keeps Rolling Through Day Two

Hands on was the name of the game for EA SPORTS during the second day of E3. Media, fans and even our own very own GameChangers logged time on our consoles to play FIFA 13, Madden Football 13, NCAA Football 13 and NHL 13. The dessert to that meal is a little something called NBA LIVE. They were set up behind closed doors offering a sneak peak at our foray back into the world of NBA.
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EA SPORTS Challenge Series Wrap-up

We’ve finally woken up from our post-event coma—an event that took the festivities deep into the night. And technically speaking, the early morning as well. More than 900 gamers crashed Terminal 5 in New York City last Saturday night during the EA SPORTS Challenge Series for a chance to win a share of $1 million in cash.
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EA SPORTS News of the Week

It’s Friday again, so it’s time to remind you of all the awesomeness we’ve been working on all week. We don’t just sit around and play video games you know. No really, if you see our bosses you should mention that.
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EA SPORTS: What’s Trending May 25th

NHL playoffs and NHL Cover Votes oh my! Both things have the interwebs sounding off and we’ve been there to record it all for you. Want to see your tweet on the What’s Trending Report? Tweet at us and we could pick yours. Did you see a priceless tweet that we missed? Drop it in the comments!
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EA SPORTS: What’s Trending April 30th

It seems there’s some mixed reactions to Megatron as our new Madden NFL 13 cover athlete. Mostly because many of you out there now believe that we’ve doomed him to a terrible season. Want to see your tweet on the What’s Trending Report? Tweet at us and we could pick yours. Did you see a priceless tweet that we missed? Drop it in the comments!
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EA SPORTS What's Trending April 16th

The offices here have been buzzing due to the NHL playoffs, the NCAA 13 Cover Vote winner announcement and the dwindling competition in the NHL 13 and Madden 13 cover votes. It seems our fans on the interweb are talking about the same things. Want to see your tweet on the What’s Trending Report? Tweet at us and we could pick yours. Did you see a priceless tweet that we missed? Drop it in the comments!
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EA SPORTS News of the Week

Two cover votes down and one to go. Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, you’re probably aware that our football cover votes have wrapped up in spectacular style. Now we’re left to sweat the NHL 13 vote and the playoffs.