Report – EA working with Apple on tablet launch

Thursday, 21 January 2010 10:47 GMT By Patrick Garratt


The Wall Street Journal‘s claiming EA is teaming with Apple to show off games at the company’s heavily rumoured tablet reveal next week.

“Apple is… working with videogame publisher Electronic Arts Inc. to show off the tablet’s game capabilities, according to one person familiar with the matter,” said the US pub.

Apple is holding a US press event on January 27, widely believed to be the first look at its new tablet computer.

US games press have been invited to the shindig.

The invites said only that attendees would see Apple’s “latest creation”.

The tablet, which Apple apparently plans to ship in March, will have about a 10- to 11-inch touch screen.

Touch-screen Madden! We’ll all know soon enough.