Tag Archives: John Riccitiello
Mon, Jun 27, 2011 | 19:54 BST
Videogames won a huge political victory in the US today, as the Supreme Court voted to strike down a law that would have made it illegal to sell violent games to minors, and declared that video games qualify for free speech protections. As you can imagine, the US industry is thrilled.
Thu, Jun 16, 2011 | 22:06 BST
EA CEO John Riccitiello believes that Modern Warfare 3 is “going to be a really good game” and that the war of words between his firm and Activision is all part of the business.
Wed, Jun 15, 2011 | 08:36 BST
EA head John Riccitiello has said fancy new hardware isn’t necessary to foster innovation within the games industry.
Sun, Jun 12, 2011 | 23:50 BST
Thu, Jun 09, 2011 | 08:09 BST
EA boss John Riccitiello has poured oil on the troubled waters of an executive squabble over the merits of Battlefield 3 versus Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3.
Wed, Jun 08, 2011 | 10:33 BST
A senior EA Sports executive has hinted that a FIFA title will probably release as part of the Wii U’s launch line-up of games when the console debuts sometime next year.
Wed, May 25, 2011 | 08:28 BST
Live demos of Battlefield 3, Mass Effect 3, SSX and Need for Speed: The Run will make up part of EA’s E3 press conference in two weeks time, its been confirmed.
Mon, May 23, 2011 | 23:45 BST
EA CEO John Riccitiello has said EA failed to cope with the mobile, social and Internet revolution of the games industry, but that it failed well.
Thu, Mar 10, 2011 | 09:24 GMT
EA has claimed that as much as 40 percent of all game sales are now taking place digitally, and that stats services such as NPD are becoming irrelevant.
Tue, Mar 08, 2011 | 01:13 GMT
EA head John Riccitiello has said the digital version of Mass Effect 2 for PlayStation 3, the console’s first launch-day digital release, pulled “meaningful” sales.
Wed, Feb 16, 2011 | 22:59 GMT
Wed, Feb 16, 2011 | 10:37 GMT
EA CEO John Riccitiello has said the firm has emerged from a transitional period with both the strongest core portfolio in the trade and increased digital focus.
Wed, Feb 02, 2011 | 07:09 GMT
EA CEO John Riccitiello has said that it’s to announce a “very exciting” FPS title it has on its books “later” this year.
Sat, Jan 08, 2011 | 05:19 GMT
Quick! Out of the GameStop! It’s going down!
But first, would you like to preorder this life-jacket-and-flotation-device bundle?
Wed, Jan 05, 2011 | 09:30 GMT
EA boss John Riccitiello has said that traditional gaming controllers won’t be replaced by the wave of motion controllers that’s hit the market in recent years.
Mon, Jan 03, 2011 | 00:27 GMT
We may have wound down for Christmas and New Year, but the news motored on, dropping a winceworthy headline for Deus Ex: Human Revolution and plenty more.
Sun, Jan 02, 2011 | 22:40 GMT
EA CEO John Riccitiello has confirmed Battlefield 3 will launch in the final six months of 2011.
Wed, Dec 22, 2010 | 04:05 GMT
Activision seeking $400 million in damages from West, Zampella, and EA as Black Ops exceeds $1 billion in sales
Activision has put a hefty $400 million price tag on the amount of damages it’s seeking from not only Jason West and Vince Zampella for breach of contract, but EA as well for supposedly luring the duo away from the company.
Sat, Dec 04, 2010 | 20:42 GMT
EA CEO John Riccitiello believes Call of Duty is only beatable with a better game; something, he says, EA plans to make.
Wed, Dec 01, 2010 | 21:05 GMT
John Riccitiello really likes Dead Space 2, and according to the man himself, it’s a lot scarier than the first game.