Tag Archives: John Riccitiello
Wed, May 22, 2013 | 00:26 BST
John Riccitiello, former EA boss believes that PS4 and Xbox One will both be successful, saying, “I believe that console gaming is going to explode on the scene of consumer electronics with this next generation of consoles.”
Wed, Apr 03, 2013 | 16:06 BST
EA faces a number of critical multi-year decision points, according to Robert W. Baird & Co analyst Colin Sebastian.
Tue, Apr 02, 2013 | 10:13 BST
EA’s interim executive chairman Larry Probst is keeping the throne warm after John Riccitiello’s departure from the company last month. He will make $1.03 a year in the role until a suitable heir can be found. Our money’s on Peter Moore.
Wed, Mar 20, 2013 | 09:06 GMT
EA’s NASDAQ stock plummeted almost 9% yesterday, following the resignation of former CEO John Riccitiello.
Wed, Mar 20, 2013 | 00:15 GMT
Tue, Mar 19, 2013 | 12:57 GMT
EA confirmed last night that John Riccitiello is to step down as CEO at the end of the month, and Ex-Sega and Microsoft boss Peter Moore is the front-runner to replace him.
Tue, Mar 19, 2013 | 09:13 GMT
Long-serving EA CEO John Riccitiello resignation letter was “clearly prompted by the board”, Wedbush Morgan analyst Michael Pachter has suggested. It comes as Riccitiello claimed personal responsibility for the company missing financial targets and due to its lowered guidance.
Wed, Mar 20, 2013 | 02:38 GMT
EA CEO John Riccitiello has resigned, effective March 30, citing personal responsibility for the publisher’s lowered guidance and missed financial targets.
Thu, Jan 31, 2013 | 20:03 GMT
EA CEO John Riccitiello fielded a question related to FSP and gun violence during the firm’s Q3 FY13 call to investors last night, stating there has already been an “enormous amount of research done” regarding whether there is a link to real-world violence and video games.
Sat, Jan 12, 2013 | 19:44 GMT
Members of the video game industry met with US VP Joe Biden yesterday at the White House to discuss how or if violent video games contribute to gun violence in the US.
Thu, Nov 15, 2012 | 15:38 GMT
Electronic Arts head John Riccitiello believes video games need a single rating system that spans across all platforms and countries. He spoke in front of a group of politicians in Washington last night, claiming, “We must adopt a self-regulated, global rating system across every format games are played on.”
Tue, Oct 30, 2012 | 21:53 GMT
EA posted a loss and decreased revenue in Q2 FY2013, which CEO John Riccitiello blamed largely on disappointing sales of Medal of Honor: Warfighter.
Fri, Oct 19, 2012 | 19:33 BST
EA CEO John Riccitiello doesn’t believe social gaming is dying despite the hype, and instead thinks it is evolving.
Fri, Jul 27, 2012 | 00:19 BST
During the publisher’s annual general meeting, via MCV, EA chairman Larry Probst assured shareholders that there are “absolutely no plan to replace John Riccitiello as CEO”. The issue was raised in a Q&A session after rumours broke earlier in the month that Peter Moore was set to take over the executive’s role. EA’s fluctuating share price was cause for some speculation of a management shake up, but Probst was adamant that EA’s board remains confident in Riccitiello.
Sat, Jul 21, 2012 | 16:19 BST
EA CEO John Riccitiello has said he’s expecting full next-gen console reveals in 2013.
Wed, Jul 18, 2012 | 21:39 BST
EA CEO John Riccitiello has told CNBC “there’s a lot of power in free-to-play,” which has proved a tough model to compete with when it comes to MMOs.
Thu, Jul 12, 2012 | 08:21 BST
Thu, Jun 07, 2012 | 11:34 BST
EA CEO John Riccitiello has said several of EA Sports’ titles will come to Wii U.
Thu, Jun 07, 2012 | 11:17 BST
EA CEO John Riccitiello has said Mass Effect 3 is currently the “best piece of software” that’s been announced for Wii U.
Wed, May 09, 2012 | 23:55 BST