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Financial analyst: Gamers are being undercharged for games

“Gamers aren’t overcharged, they’re undercharged (and we’re gamers) … This saga has been a perfect storm for overreaction as it involves EA, Star Wars, Reddit, and certain purist gaming journalists/outlets who dislike MTX.”  645 more words

Rants

EA Removes Microtransactions From Battlefront II After Pressure From Disney

The Microtransactions must end….

After a phone call from the owners of the Star Wars property, Disney, EA has removed all microtransactions from the game. 154 more words

News

The Battle for Battlefront

It’s a watershed moment in the history of gaming. The night before a hotly anticipated launch, Andrew Wilson, CEO of Electronic Arts, takes a call from Bob Iger, head of Disney. 793 more words

Writings

An Open Letter to Electronic Arts

Dear Electronic Arts,

We need to talk. For years now, I have heard from a plethora of gamers who have expressed concern related to some of your business practices and decision making. 613 more words

Will Electronic Arts’ Waffling Torpedo Star Wars Battlefront's Revenue?

After the Thursday announcement that it would suspend microtransactions in its highly anticipated game Star Wars Battlefront II, stock in game publisher Electronic Arts dropped by 2.5 points. 536 more words

Tech

EA response to Battlefront II complaint is the most downvoted comment in Reddit history

Just as many people enjoy a nice cold Goose Island pale ale but hate the beer megacorp AB InBev which owns it, so too is the rage palpable against Electronic Arts, which owns many a beloved franchise but is far less than the sum of its parts. 359 more words

Viral

Crysis After 10 Years: The Future Of Shooters That Never Was

The original Crysis turned 10 this week and every article I’ve seen observing this event has been a return to the “Can it run Crysis… 1,087 more words

Games