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Chillingo founders “hard to replace”, Gibeau could be next exec to leave EA

As Criterion, Chillingo and PopCap founders leave EA, one analyst reckons newly-appointed mobile boss Frank Gibeau could be next to leave.

6 years ago

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  • Chillingo co-founder departures have "no direct impact on the business," says COO

    Chillingo’s co-founders Joe Wee and Chris Byatte may have left EA, but COO Ed Rumley has stressed that their departure has had “no direct impact on the business.”

    6 years ago
  • Chillingo founders leave EA for reasons unknown

    Chillingo founders Chris Byatte and Joe Wee have left EA and the company they founded in 2005 behind.

    6 years ago
  • New Pixel People update brings the worlds together

    Pixel People is rolling out a new update that will drastically shift the game into a more social experience by allowing you to visit other [real] people’s created worlds and sell or trade stuff to them. Also, the update adds more stuff for your own world or worlds, and you can now sync what you’ve […]

    7 years ago
  • Chillingo now publishing on PlayStation Mobile

    EA-owned mobile publisher Chillingo has signed up for PlayStation Mobile, a free publishing platform compatible with PlayStation 3, Vita and selected Android smartphones and tablets. Polygon reports Chillingo kicked off the partnership with the launch of Feed Me Oil, which originally released on iDevice in late 2011. Chillingo first published Angry Birds, although it does […]

    7 years ago
  • Fightback trailer shows Ninja Theory's mobile brawler in action

    Fightback developer Ninja Theory has released a teaser trailer for its mobile beat-em-up. The clip has a cheesy ’80s action flick vibe, along with some juggle-tastic combat footage. There’s also some gunplay in there too. Check it out here.

    7 years ago
  • Chillingo launches new indie games initiative

    Chillingo, the EA-owned mobile publisher which first brought Angry Birds to light, has launched a new initiative called 100% Indie. A web portal offers indie mobile developers a range of support tools and resources, but also a chance to hook up with Samsung. The hardware manufacturer is gaining huge ground in the smartphone market, and […]

    7 years ago
  • Mobile's long game: Chillingo on the importance of indies

    Chillingo was acquired by EA in 2010 for $20 million, but has its new owner changed the company’s approach to the indie market? VG247’s Dave Cook speaks with COO Ed Rumley to find out.

    7 years ago
  • Chillingo: "Complex" free-to-play market scares a lot of indies

    Chillingo COO Ed Rumley has told VG247 that the free-to-play market on mobile should be treated as a business model, rather than a genre – prompted by the rise of ‘Freemium’ titles in the space. Rumley has explained the concerns from indie studios surrounding emergent monetisation models in a new interview going live later this […]

    7 years ago
  • Chillingo giving away free iOS titles to celebrate the holidays

    Chillingo is getting into the festive spirit by giving away several of its marquee iOS titles absolutely free of charge. It’s an extensive list of games including Storm the Train, Endless Road and Orc: Vengeance. Get the list of freebies below.

    7 years ago
  • EA details playable gamescom line-up: FIFA, Crysis, more

    EA has unveiled its playable line-up for gamescom 2012, which, in case you’ve been living under a rock for the last few months, is the Cologne-based show open to the public that starts in just a matter of days.

    8 years ago
  • Chillingo to publish Twiitch's Coco Loco

    The Age reports Melbourne indie Twiitch is soon to launch its first game, Coco Loco, thanks to a partnership with Chillingo. The iOS title is due on March 6; you can check out a trailer through the break. Twiitch was formed by Blue Tongue Entertainment co-founders and former THQ global directors of technology Shane Stevens […]

    8 years ago
  • EA to stream tomorrow's gamescom presser

    EA’s announced it’s to stream its gamescom press conference tomorrow afternoon on its website, as well as confirming a public 64-player multiplayer area for Battlefield 3 and hands-on with PvP in The Old Republic.

    9 years ago
  • Angry Birds downloaded 200 million times

    You know what’s a really big number? The number of times people have nabbed a copy of casual blockbuster Angry Birds.

    9 years ago
  • The Witcher: Versus storms App Store, immediately goes on sale

    Which Witcher is which? Well, Witcher: Versus is the Witcher bewitching your iPhone, and it’s available now. Witcherly.

    9 years ago
  • DeMartini exits EA Partners, Neider assumes GM role

    Former EA Partners head David DeMartini has passed the torch on, as the label expands to enfold both Angry Birds publisher Chillingo and casual portal PlayFish.

    9 years ago
  • Angry Birds out now as PlayStation Mini

    Gamershell reports that Chillingo’s casual killer app, Angry Birds, has arrived on European and North American PlayStation Stores. You’ll find it in the Minis section, so you can pop it onto your PSP or PlayStation 3 and find out what all the iPhoners are raving about. This version contains 195 levels and 7 golden eggs, […]

    9 years ago
  • EA's Chillingo to publish The Witcher: Versus on the App Store

    Chillingo, a division of EA, has announced it’s to publish one2tribe’s The Witcher: Versus on the App Store.

    9 years ago
  • Cut the Rope moves over 3 million units, first free update coming soon

    Chillingo and EA announced today its puzzler from ZeptoLab, Cut the Rope, has sold over three million units worldwide over on the App Store.

    9 years ago

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