Tag Archives: frank gibeau
Thu, Oct 24, 2013 | 02:18 BST
Despite several recent exclusivity deals with Microsoft, EA Labels president Frank Gibeau rejects accusations the company is “tilting Microsoft’s way” and claims unannounced “tactical programs” between the company and Sony will “make things much more balanced”.
Wed, Oct 23, 2013 | 16:12 BST
Zynga wants to be big on mobile, but it left it too late, according to EA mobile development Frank Gibeau.
Thu, Oct 03, 2013 | 11:58 BST
Plants Vs. Zombies 2: It’s About Time is coming to Android after a period of iOS exclusivity. PopCap’s title is now in a soft launch over in Australia and New Zealand, before fanning out to other markets.
Wed, Sep 25, 2013 | 00:21 BST
Apple has denied paying EA to delay the Android release of Plants vs Zombies 2, in defiance of a comment attributed to executive Frank Gibeau.
Tue, Aug 27, 2013 | 11:14 BST
EA: no “strategic tilt” to Titanfall’s Xbox exclusivity, in-house games to be platform agnostic says Gibeau
Titanfall is only coming to Windows, Xbox 360 and Xbox One, and along with initiatives like free FIFA 14 for all European Xbox One pre-orders, suggests that EA is getting into bed with Microsoft quite closely. However, EA’s Frank Gibeau has played down the exclusivity of Respawn’s shooter, and has said the deal bears no “strategic tilt”.
Fri, Aug 23, 2013 | 11:28 BST
Following a number of Xbox One exclusive announcements from EA at gamescom, some have speculated that the publisher is throwing in its lot with Microsoft and alienating Sony. EA Labels president says that this simply isn’t true.
Wed, Jul 24, 2013 | 15:13 BST
SimCity sales have passed two million units since its release in March, and according to EA labels president Frank Gibeau, the company is “lucky” to have so many fans of the franchise who stuck around after such a “rough launch.”
Wed, Jul 24, 2013 | 07:58 BST
Wed, Jul 24, 2013 | 01:12 BST
EA Labels boss Frank Gibeau doesn’t believe in throwing bodies at successful development teams, instead hoping to preserve each studio’s culture by fotering its existing talent.
Wed, Jul 24, 2013 | 00:58 BST
Thanks to the Frostbite engine, EA expects to weather the console transition without blowing up its research and development budget.
Thu, Jul 04, 2013 | 17:03 BST
EA Labels president Frank Gibeau has stated that the next wave of tablet devices will match the graphical capabilities of PS3 and Xbox 360, following confirmation that EA is to bring Frostbite experiences to mobile platforms.
Sat, Jun 29, 2013 | 18:28 BST
Mirror’s Edge is getting a reboot over at DICE, and EA Labels president Frank Gibeau has shed light on why the time is right to bring Faith and her rooftop-running pals back into the spotlight.
Mon, Jun 17, 2013 | 13:02 BST
EA Labels president Frank Gibeau has stated that Nintendo needs to sell more Wii U consoles in order for the company to start producing games for it once more. Despite having four titles out on Nintendo’s console, Gibeau has said they haven’t sold well, confirming it’s a matter of monetary return for the publisher.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 17:20 BST
EA labels president Frank Gibeau has said the firm nixing Online Pass had nothing to do with Xbox One’s digital rights management system.
Wed, Jun 12, 2013 | 23:46 BST
Respawn Entertainment wants “to make everybody happy”, and hasn’t ruled out the possibility of bringing Titanfall to PlayStation platforms. EA, on the other hand, is diplomatically cagey on the subject.
Wed, Jun 12, 2013 | 18:16 BST
EA labels president Frank Gibeau has said the firm “formulating our policy” regarding used games with Xbox One.
Mon, Jun 10, 2013 | 03:49 BST
Wed, May 22, 2013 | 17:11 BST
EA has said it plans to reveal more on FIFA 14 and its Star Wars games in the works during E3 next month.
Wed, May 08, 2013 | 22:35 BST
During its call to investors last night, EA mentioned more than once it was working on 11 “major titles” slated for release during its fiscal year 2014 which use its Frostbite 3 engine, including Battlefield 4. However, the firm isn’t planning on shipping any Star Wars title in FY14 and none of the releases using the new engine will be for Wii U.
Wed, May 08, 2013 | 09:03 BST
Electronic Arts has revealed plans to ditch gun licensing deals from its games – but will continue to feature well-known weaponry in their titles without paying gun manufacturers.