Ea Montreal

“Small number” of lay-offs hit EA Montreal

EA’s Montreal studio has been hit by lay-offs, although no major projects seem to have been affected.

6 years ago

Ea Montreal headlines

  • EA lay-offs hit mobile development team in Montreal

    Electronic Arts has laid-off some of its employees at EA Mobile Montreal, and while the firm has commented on the matter, it had refused to provide the specific number of those affected.

    8 years ago
  • Dead Space 4 cancellation rumour turns ugly following Moore rebuttal

    Dead Space 4 has not been canned, according to EA. Earlier today, rumored surrounding the future of the series were questioned after a source of VideoGamer’s said sales of Dead Space 3 were poor, causing the firm to pull the plug on Visceral Games’ franchise.

    8 years ago
  • EA Montreal restructures with "small number" of lay-offs

    Army of Two and Skate It developer EA Montreal will let some staff go as part of “routine changes”.

    9 years ago
  • DICE lending Frostbite to a Montreal EA studio

    EA’s generous sharing of the Frostbite engine continues with a mysterious project in Montreal.

    9 years ago
  • EA Montreal hiring for more Dead Space, Army of Two

    EA Montreal is looking for a number of new employees to work on Visceral Games’ best-selling Army of Two and Dead Space franchises.

    10 years ago
  • Army of Two: The 40th Day launch trailer is action spectacular

    Hit the link for EA Montreal’s Army of Two: The 40th Day launch promo. It features a great many explosions.The co-op shooter’s doing the business for 360 and PS3 on January 15.

    11 years ago
  • First Army of Two: The 40th review goes up, gives 8.5/10

    IGN has posted the first review for Army of Two: The 40th Day, which it calls “Bad Boys meets 2012” and an “interactive disaster movie because every five minutes something blows up or crumbles around you”.

    11 years ago
  • Army of Two pair arrive in London, go mental

    EA’s Army of Two: The 40th Day “comedy” viral movies entered a whole new phase of fun today, with Salem and Rios hitting London for more hi-jinx than you can possibly believe.After the break. The game’s out on January 15.

    11 years ago
  • Army of Two's Salem and Rios coming to London

    Army of Two’s Salem and Rios are on their way to London to promote The 40th Day. Look.Apparently the pair are to “speak to the press, sign copies of their game, ride the Army of Two battle bus and still find time to mix with some very special British celebrities.”The game’s out on January 15. […]

    11 years ago
  • EA Montreal shifting its focus to "action titles and HD-quality products"

    EA Montreal’s general manager, Alain Tascan, has told Edge that its to start focusing more HD consoles titles and “fewer and bigger things”, citing Army of Two: The 40th Day as an example.This means fewer Wii games, and a shifting focus on “action titles”.“The Wii market is a little bit unpredictable these days,” said Tascan, […]

    11 years ago
  • EA: SSX series may be revived if the market is there

    EA Montreal’s Alain Tascan has admitted to GI.biz that the firm may one day revive the SSX snowboarding series should consumers demand it.“We have a big catalog and we were talking about what people like,” he told the site. “I think this is something we will look at in the future to see if it […]

    11 years ago
  • EA legacy franchises could make a return, eventually

    EA Montreal VP Alan Tuscan has told CVG that some of EA’s legacy games from the 16-bit era could make a return to the gaming spotlight.“I am certain that some of them will come back. I won’t be able to tell you which one,” Tuscan told the site during GamesCom. “Look at Ubisoft and what […]

    11 years ago
  • Army of Two 40th Day trailer gets moral

    EA Montreal’s latest Army of Two: The 40th Day trailer – seen below – details a morality system in the title.Basically, you press buttons to make choices in certain situations. You can be good or bad. You can make decisions as partners. Want to kill a do-gooding guard? Go ahead. But what about his goddamn […]

    11 years ago
  • Army of Two: The 40th Day gets new trailer

    After the break. There’s a lot of shooting, things blowing up and men throwing women out of buildings in it. Normal stuff.No date on it yet. It’s down for PS3, 360 and PSP.

    12 years ago
  • EA announces Army of Two: The 40th Day

    EA’s just officially announced Army of Two: The 40th Day.The game is exactly as rumoured, taking place in Shanghai and featuring the same characters from the original, Rios and Salem.From the release:When a disaster of epic proportions strikes Shanghai, China, Rios and Salem find themselves right in the middle of it all — the wrong […]

    12 years ago
  • Army of Two achievements leaked

    Nothing’s sacred these days. You can see every achievement for the Xbox 360 version of Army of Two here, the soon-to-be-released EA co-op shooter from the publisher’s newly formed Montreal Studio.Watch for a lot more on Army of Two to appear this morning: the UK content embargo on first looks lifts today.

    13 years ago
  • Massive Army of Two presentation... in Spanish

    If you can speak Spanish, or if you’re really dying to know more on EA’s upcoming buddy-buddy third-person action title Army of Two, then take a look at these videos of a recent presentation of the game in Barcelona. Be warned: it’s shaky cam, but it does show plenty of in-game footage. Army of Two […]

    13 years ago