EA: We're Not Doing Another Godfather

In an interview at E3 on Wednesday, Frank Gibeau, president of the EA Games label, said that after April's release of The Godfather II, his company is finished making video games based on the revered film series. "We're not going to do another one," he said flatly. He then noted that the company has no Godfather titles on its current production schedule, which extends out three years.

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TheColbertinator3357d ago

Thank God.The franchise has too much punishment already

user94220773357d ago

Good news, cause the other Godfathers sucked

LightofDarkness3357d ago

Good. Godfather III was horrible.

PrimordialSoupBase3357d ago

Considering the resemblance between game and movie began and ended at the name, the quality of III has no bearing on anything EA would have developed.

But yeah, III is a turd.

Jerkapotamus3357d ago

Eh, the first game resembled the first movie a bit. They obviously inserted a new character, but a lot of the major events played out in the same fashion.

After Godfather II the game, I won't lose any sleep over this.

dragunrising3357d ago

Considering that Godfather 3 released 16 years after the second (1990 & 1973), EA has a little bit of time to make a decision. Video game years are much quicker than movie years so a next gen sequel shouldn't be out of the question, right? lol :-p

San Frandisco3357d ago

great news,didnt like the Godfather movies and hated the games.

TheBand1t3357d ago

I could understand hating the games, but the movie?

Come on now.

AnonUser55553357d ago

Translation: Godfather II didn't sell.

Gamer's Retort: Your Godfather games suck

Solution: Mafia/Mafia II

Mindboggle3357d ago

Godfather II was pretty decent I thought. Better than I was expecting.

The only letdown was the framedrops...

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