From an article on The Consumerist, EA has already "beaten" both SONY and Best Buy in the Worst Company in America 2012 tournament. It is now going to go against Comcast in the semi-semi-finals. Other companies to make it this far include Facebook, Walmart, Paypal, Ticketmaster, AT&T, and Bank of America. Will EA rise ahead of the others? I don't think it will because these other companies have a lot more dirt on their names and EA is such a specialized thing compared to the others, but we'll see how it all goes down.
EA To Hold Star Wars License For Next 10 Years
Blake Jorgensen, Chief financial officer at EA, recently discussed the Electronic Arts partnership with Disney and Star Wars at a UBS Conference, revealing that EA will control the video-game aspect of the award-winning franchise for the next decade.
SWTOR Space Combat, TESO, Tactical Intervention and more! | The Daily XP October 9th
Your Daily MMO and MMORPG News for Wednesday October 9th. Today Bethany discusses The Elder Scrolls Online, Star Wars: The Old Republic, Age of Wushu and Tactical Intervention.
BattleForge Shuts Down, CasinoRPG, EVE Online and more! - The Daily XP September 3rd
Your Daily MMO and MMORPG News for Tuesday September 3rd. Today Kirk discusses BattleForge, CasinoRPG and EVE Online.
Say Bye Bye To BattleForge
EA's BattleForge to cease services on October 31st.
Age of Wushu, Battlefield Heroes and Digimon Masters Online! - The Daily XP June 26th
Your Daily MMO and MMORPG News for Wednesday June 26th. Today Mark discusses Age of Wushu, Battlefield Heroes and Digimon Masters Online.
Dawngate MOBA Beta Announced
Electronic Arts releases behind the scenes video as well as open beta date for their new MOBA Dawngate.
Free-To-Play A Massive Success For The Old Republic
Developers continue to claim that pay-to-play is the only viable financial model for an MMO game looking to maintain a reliable subscriber base and regular updates.
Five Things EA Needs to To do Improve its Image
It's no great secret that Electronic Arts holds the dubious honor of being the most hated organization in the games industry - perhaps even in North America. Most of you probably have your own gripes about how EA tends to do business. You've seen what they're doing to so many of the great developers they acquire, you've witnessed how their short-term, profit-driven outlook is steadily corroding all their best franchises. Yet you can't help but watch - like you're seeing a train-wreck in slow motion.
The Ideal MMO - The Perfect Wrestling MMO
Blaine takes a look at another area of the MMO world that has received next to no attention over the years, the concept of online wrestling MMORPG games.
The Ideal MMO - A True Wild West MMORPG
The Wild West has long been an obsessions of the modern day era. The lawlessness, the battles of pride and honor and in true heroic fashion, the damsel in distress. However, we've yet to see an MMO that has been able to capture all of these elements.