Thu, Jul 16, 2009 | 19:04 BST
Louis Castle departs EA’s Westwood Studios for InstantAction
Louis Castle, co-founder of EA’s Westwood Studios has left the firm for free-to-play games company InstantAction where he will act as CEO.
InstantAction specializes in third-party 3D browser-based games funded through advertising and micro-transactions.
Castle, who founded Westwood with Brett Sperry in 1985, became general manager of EA’s Blueprint Studios after Westwood was acquired by the publisher in 1998. It’s greatest success came from Command & Conquer series.