EA Admits It “Can Do Better” But Blames Worst Company Success On Homophobes And Whiny Madden Fans

Consumerist: Gaming might be a multibillion-dollar industry that attracts the world’s biggest names in entertainment, music, and sports, but it is nonetheless treated by both the media and the business world with a reductionist shrug. Companies like EA are happy to foster the misinformed perception of your average “gamer” as a whiny, nitpicky loner who will complain about anything, as that image only helps to discredit those who have a valid complaint about a relatively pricey consumer product.

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wishingW3L1300d ago (Edited 1300d ago )

always looking for a scapegoat are't we?

BlackWolf1300d ago

It's easier than admitting the truth.

Blacktric1300d ago

"It's easier than admitting the truth."

What are you? Some kind of homophobe!?!


Summons751300d ago

They did admit the truth about screwing up with a lot this generation. This is silly but it's a lot better then anything activision has done, still waiting for them to admit their mistakes (which they won't). EA maybe stupid 90% o the time but they still put out good games. Activision only has cod they killed their other two games.

Crazyglues1300d ago (Edited 1300d ago )

ppl cry and yet they buy from them...

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Dee_911300d ago

A more logical thinking person would think the people still buying from them dont have a problem with them.. hmm

dragonyght1300d ago


or maybe, just maybe EA didn't let have any other choice

LOL_WUT1300d ago (Edited 1300d ago )

I'm with EA on this one ;)

Edit: I was referring to the whiny madden fans jeez

telekineticmantis1300d ago

you want Madden fans to stop complaining, let go of the exclusive rights to NFL, and let someone more talented make a NFL game, either that or make madden properly.

Muffins12231300d ago

Well they are a bad company but it is true people are being a little bitchy and whiny at ea for stupid little things.But they are pretty bad...

Rivitur1300d ago

Ironically they published BF: Bad Company.

Mounce1299d ago

Even so, the title of this article made me laugh pretty hard....Homophobes and Whiny Madden Fans, rofl.

Psn8001299d ago

Why there failing there always looking to rip us off like dead space 3 microtransactions .

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Knight_Crawler1300d ago

Is this where I go to kill all them gay prostitutes?

ApolloTheBoss1300d ago (Edited 1300d ago )

No he's right! E3 is just as guilty. Epic game reveals every year? Free demos to the public before the games come out? Do they really think people are looking for stuff like that?! /s

GdaTyler1300d ago

YES it was a typo. Thanks a lot for the dislikes. Anyways EA is pathetic.

urwifeminder1300d ago

The whiny fans are the biggest trouble in modern gaming the spoilt brats have come of age and still crave the mothers teet.

Blacktric1300d ago

"The whiny fans are the biggest trouble in modern gaming..."

Not the ones who bend over for publishers....


Baka-akaB1300d ago (Edited 1300d ago )

Gullible yes men that rather bend the knee instead of wishing for better games and better game features are the actual bane of this gaming generation

arbitor3651300d ago

bioware has had LGBT characters for a long time. that isnt the reason why people hate EA. that is just a small group of uber-religious idiots.

the real reason why people hate EA is because they ruin franchises constantly and push all sorts of anti consumer locks on their products to rake in extra money.

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Rettom1299d ago

Having zero morals and bad morals are similar. It's impossible to have no morals. Morals is what determines good and evil for you, which everyone has. And yeah, LGBT is not right.