2/3/09 1:00 pm PSTEnglish
Quality Scores Rise in Calendar 2008
Cost-Reduction Initiatives to Result in Significantly
Lower Operating Expenses in Fiscal 2010REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:ERTS) today announced preliminary financial results for its fiscal third quarter ended December 31, 2008. Fiscal Third Quarter Results (comparisons are to the quarter ended December 31, 2007) GAAP net revenue for the third quarter was $1.65 billion, up $151 million as compared with $1.50 billion for the prior year. During the quarter, EA had a net deferral of $88more...
2/2/09 5:00 am PSTEnglish
EA and Starbreeze Studios Working on All-New Jason Bourne TitleREDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ludlum Entertainment has granted Electronic Arts, Inc (NASDAQ:ERTS) the exclusive worldwide license to create video games based on the works of Robert Ludlum, including the blockbuster Jason Bourne series. The first game to be released as part of the multi-year agreement is based on Jason Bourne and is currently in development with Starbreeze Studios in Uppsala, Sweden. “Robert Ludlum’s Jasonmore...
1/30/09 10:00 am PSTEnglish
Global Studio Teams Drive Quality and Innovation in Three New GamesREDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fifteen years; more than 40 countries; close to 100 million games sold. Need for Speed™ has helped to define automotive culture for millions of fans with its embrace of the car lifestyle and its cool rebellious attitude. Today, Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:ERTS) unveiled the details of what is in store for the franchise over the next 12 months, as the property expands to new platforms, new categories and new mediamore...
1/29/09 7:00 am PSTMythic Entertainment Issues a “Call to Arms” With the Announcement of the First Live Expansion for Warhammer Online: Age of ReckoningEnglish
The Armies of WAR Prepare to Go Berserk Over Dwarf Slayer and Orc Choppa Careers, New ‘Land of the Dead’ Dungeon Zone, and Live EventsFAIRFAX, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mythic Entertainment, an Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:ERTS) studio, today announced the new “Call to Arms” live expansion for its award-winning MMORPG, Warhammer® Online: Age of Reckoning® (WAR). Call to Arms will introduce an array of new content for WAR players, including two highly anticipated new careers – the Orc Choppa and the Dwarf Slayer – and a new dungeon zone called “Land of themore...
1/29/09 12:30 am PSTEnglish
Sequel to Award-Winning BOOM BLOX Takes Players from the Depths of the Sea to Outer Space for a Party Anyone Can ThrowLOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Get ready for the ultimate blox-busting action as Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:ERTS) today announced BOOM BLOX™ Bash Party for Wii™, the sequel to the critically-acclaimed BOOM BLOX™ game for Wii. EA’s collaboration with director and producer Steven Spielberg continues with BOOM BLOX Bash Party, and the destructive fun reaches new heights with richer multiplayer action and more than 400 new levelsmore...