EA wants its peers to be Apple, Google, Facebook, not Take-Two, Activision and Ubisoft

Eurogamers: "EA wants its peers to be Apple, Google and Facebook, not publishing rivals Take-Two, Activision and Ubisoft.

The Battlefield and FIFA maker is transitioning into a games as a service business, and as a result sees itself moving away from traditional publishing towards a digital direct to consumer model - with customer service the focal point.

"We think of ourselves less as a peer to our good friends at Take-Two, Activision and Ubisoft and more as a peer, quite frankly, to the service companies like Facebook, Google, Apple and Amazon," EA COO Peter Moore told Eurogamer."

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konnerbllb2159d ago

Is everyone at ea delusional?

Soldierone2159d ago

Thats the nicest way to say what I was thinking when I read this. Ha

G20WLY2159d ago

Agreed. And here's a suggestion for their new slogan:

'EA - raising the bar of pretention.'

How about just concentrating on making decent games? You have some, sure, but you have some stinkers too. As for supporting cheap ports? Let's not go there!

DeadlyFire2158d ago

I think so, but it could mean they are thinking about building a console. Which in itself sounds crazy. You need every game you make to be gold before you consider making them all first party titles.

chanmasta2159d ago

EA could be like three radically different companies? Well for starters, EA will NEVER be Google.

Sp1d3ynut2159d ago

Fine....then do us all a favor, and get the **** out of the video games business.

XboxInnovation2159d ago

U won't making games like warfighter

dantesparda2158d ago (Edited 2158d ago )

i liked warfighter, i was thoroughly impressed. tell me what games are better?

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