Disney has hired former PlayStation executive John Drake as VP of business development and licensing.
So EA won't be making any more Star Wars games after the next one?
I don't know the licensing contract but I hope so
With how many great movies Disney has brought out you'd think they'd have their own first party video game studios, but for whatever reason they've decided against making video games and license their properties instead.
They used to but they couldn't never really get it right and burned a bunch of cash in the process.
I understand they did in the past, but that doesn't mean they should just give up. I still remember the Pirates of the Caribbean game they had that was going to be inspired by Fable, but with a Pirate twist. I just think Disney wants immediate results and was their problem, because all the games they had in development when they quit the industry were the kinds of games people wanted Disney to work on in the beginning.
Yes. It's strange. And they have millions of people going to their parks. Imagine having their own studio to do all kind of gaming experiences
I definitely feel like that is big missed opportunity on Disney's part. I can only imagine what a Pixar inspired game could be like, if Disney would let the studio go wild. A lot of people know this, but many people that work in animated movies also work in video games, so with all the studios Disney owns they should be able to bring out some great games.
What did this guy do at Sony? Not criticizing the dude but genuinely curious, I'd like to know what he's got on his portfolio to see if he's capable of doing the things he is claiming here.
better not be EA ever!!!!
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