EA CEO says digital gaming will overtake console market next year

Engadget reports:

"Need more evidence that physical media is inching towards the door? Enter this Reuters conversation with Electronic Arts CEO John Riccitiello. While the company -- the largest publisher of "interactive entertainment" (AKA video games) -- is hurting on sales during the awesome global recession currently underway, he thinks the future is digital."

Reuters reports:

"Revenues from Electronic Arts' digital game business are growing faster than those from its traditional packaged software says CEO John Riccitiello."

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sabestar3300d ago

As much as I respect you sir, no. I don't think it will happen next year. Although as mentioned, it (digital distribution) is growing at a fast pace.