EA's Canadian studios hit by layoffs - Report
EA Canada, Black Box reportedly see NBA Elite, Skate development teams cut; up to 100 may have been pink-slipped; EA admits "season roll-offs" of payroll.
EA posts $391 million loss, Madden 10 sells 3.9 million
$788 million in earnings can't keep megapublisher out of the red; workforce slashed by 17%, development pipeline cut in half; Need for Speed Shift ships 2.5 million.
EA cutting 1,500 jobs, over 'a dozen' games canceled
[UPDATE 3] Publisher slashes staff by 17 percent to save $100 million annually, to focus on higher-margin titles; reductions at Skate, Madden, and Dante's Inferno devs; over one-third Mythic reportedly ...
EA posts $1 billion annual loss
[UPDATE] Madden publisher's earnings report shows huge fiscal year 2009 losses despite increased sales; Lord of the Rings: Conquest sells 1 million, Warhammer Online subscribers now 300,000.
Rob Dyrdek's Fantasy Plaza DLC boards Skate 2
EA's Black Box studio has been on the receiving end of the publisher's company-wide efforts to trim costs by eliminating 1,100 positions. However, that doesn't mean the studio's most recent ...
NPD: Wii Fit sells record 777,000 in January
US gaming industry sales climb 13 percent to $1.33 billion, led by Nintendo's fitness trainer; Left 4 Dead, Call of Duty, World Tour, Skate 2 among other top sellers.
Analysts: Software stays strong in January
Pachter, Divnich, and Wilson project US game revenue will climb 6-12% despite rough economy; Wii Fit said to be on track for month's best-ever performance.
EA Black Box staff sent packing
At least 80 employees of Skate 2 and Need for Speed developer given walking papers; online reports put number at nearly 200.
AU Shippin' Out January 19-23: Skate 2
Avoid security and stick it to the man in EA's latest skateboarding game.
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