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New Refund Policy For Gamers From EA

EA have a new option to the gamers. Through its new, “Origin Great Game Guarantee”, it is planning to refund the entire price of the game if the gamer is not satisfied with it. This is available only if the gamer has launched the game within the 24 hrs initially and the date of purchase must not exceed seven days. …

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10 Percent Staff Lay Off In EA Restructuring

The CFO of EA, in its Earnings Call Transcript, declared that the company has lay-off around 900 workers from its workforce, last month. Black Jorgensen, the vice president of the company, said that the cost reduction mission of the company will reduce the overall workforce by 10 per cent. He also added, that the restructuring plans and the resignation of …

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E3 2013 Conference Date Confirmed By EA – June 10th

The E3 2013 conference date has been confirmed by EA recently. They announced that the conference will be held on the same day as Ubisoft’s, i.e. June 10th. A lot of new and big announcements are to be made at the E3. Some new things for the next-gen consoles coming later this year will be revealed. After the announcement of …

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Ward Declared No More Racing Games From Criterion

Criterion Studio, the famous maker of the racing games, Road Rash, Need for Speed and Burnout, is moving out of its favourite territory. According to the tweets of Alex Ward, Criterion creative director, the production house is now planning for something new and something more spectacular. The company has made its strong feet in the gaming industry through its amazing …

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EA Shuts EA Mobile Generating Lay Offs

After failing to meet it’s financial targets in the last quarter, now, EA shuts EA Mobile Montreal. This closure has generated a number of layoffs. According to the company, for now EA is particularly focusing in developing games for new platforms and mobiles, and to become a more efficient organization reducing the team size is quite necessary in some cases. …

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Greg Zeschuk Reveals How It Is To Work Under EA

The doctors at BioWare recently left EA because they wanted to work for their own projects rather than under someone else’s vision. Greg Zeschuk has revealed how it is to work under Electronic Arts. “The best analogy I use, in a positive way, is EA gives you enough rope to hang yourself.” “It was really interesting because we really made …

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The Expenditures Of EA With “Slumping Financials”

The extravagant spending of the industry giant EA has raised an eyebrow amongst the business geniuses. The former CEO, John Reccitiello resigned after accepting his culpability for the failure to meet the financial targets of the company in the last quarter. The post is currently held by Larry Probst, a chairman of the board since 1994 and the Last CEO …

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EA Free Game As An Apology

Recently it was reported that EA’s recent launch SimCity was having loading issues due to EA server overload. EA promised to quickly overcome this problem within two days and is working hard on solving the problem. SimCity is designed by Maxis a part of the Electronic Arts. Lucy Bradshaw (General Manager, Maxis) reported about EA’s efforts in solving the server …

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SimCity Loading Fail

SimCity is a city building and planning simulation game designed by Maxis, a part of Electronic Arts. It is a modification or relaunch of the previous SimCity series with more features and 3D effect. It was released on 5th March 2013 in US and then on 7th march in Europe and on 8th in UK. It has currently only been …

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It’s Not Sexism

According to Gabrielle Toledano, Electronic Art’s executive vice president, while sexism may be an issue in the gaming industry, it’s not the reason behind the low percentage of women who work in it,as she said in an editorial at Forbes. Actually, about half of all gamer’s are female, but there is still a belief that “the only people playing games …