A new lawsuit against EA contends that the publisher “knowingly and intentionally” used NFL players’ likenesses in such a way that they would avoid having to pay licensing fees. Plaintiff Tony Davis, a former NFL running back, believes that EA misappropriated the retired players by using stats and positions, without using the names and uniform numbers of specific players. This matters little, as the game allows players to manually change the names of these “historic players.”
Today Electronic Arts announced its financial results for for the third quarter of the fiscal year 2024, defined as "strong" by the company.
Today Electronic Arts announced its financial results for the second quarter of the fiscal year 2024, including a strong launch for EA Sports FC 24.
The EA president says that the gaming industry is approaching $350 billion in annual revenue, far exceeding expert predictions.