EA: Bungie deal still possible

CVG: Publisher admits it lost out to Activision over new IP; Sets sights on 'second project'.

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DA_SHREDDER2984d ago

If EA can get Bungie, than they could possibly start making their own consoles. I think thats what they are trying to do.

N4GAddict2984d ago

Making a console requires a lot of $. EA will stay as a software company.

barom2984d ago

I agree

and add that to the fact that EA is still in trouble financially

Persistantthug2984d ago

They'll continue with Software.

I'm kind of surprised they haven't taken a good shot at the WOW title yet.

ShinMaster2984d ago (Edited 2984d ago )

Awww, for a moment there I thought it was about EA owning Bungie.
Which would translate into no more Halo games for Microsoft! Finally! hehehe

Lol jk jk!

[on topic]
I wonder what type of game it would be.

dtalon32984d ago (Edited 2984d ago )

they are making it...well IMO it is gonna be best MMO out (I HOPE!)

it is Star wars:The old republic

asdr3wsfas2984d ago

remember 3dO? EA was the top shareholder.

Inside_out2984d ago

WOW...any doubt EA is crossing the line...first whispering in IW ears and now Bungie.....These guys are desperate...

DeadlyFire2984d ago

One day maybe, but that day is far off. Likely if any such thing would ever happen it would be in partnership with another massive publisher or maybe someone like Apple, but alone it is not likely. EA doesn't always produce or publish top notch games. I do respect them for giving more developers a chance than most other publishers though.

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the-show-stopper2984d ago

everybody wants a piece of the bungie money making pie

ShadowRyuX2984d ago

It is really Halo and Microsoft's marketing that made Halo, sure there are a good amount of Bungie hardcore, but what put Halo past 10m sales is marketing. Still I have no doubt that there next game will sell really well, but I wouldn't expect another Halo.

Well that is my opinion on the matter anyways

siyrobbo2984d ago

You say that like activision never had a massive hit like call of duty or guitar hero

ShadowRyuX2984d ago

I realize that the MW games are huge hits, but those were kind of like "freak accidents", in fact if you read interviews Activision didn't want IW to make Modern Warfare, but they did and a lot of people liked the move away from WWII and then it started to spread like wildfire. And Guitar Hero is barely relevant anymore ever since Rockband. Not to mention [email protected] did poorly compared to MW and MW2.

jdktech20102984d ago

so much Bungie love....and I can't disagree with it all

dizzleK2984d ago (Edited 2984d ago )

just be sure to have $10 to play it online.

i can't be the only one wondering why the F sony hasn't commissioned an exclusive from them, am i?

palaeomerus2984d ago

Not many third party publishers are interested in doing exclusives these days. The