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  • EA Sports: Tiger Woods scandal had no effect on PGA 10 sales

    EA Sports’ Peter Moore has reiterated the company’s stance on Tiger Woods, stating that he is very important to the business and his indiscretions did not effect sales of the PGA 10 title.

  • EA Sports to carry on with Tiger Woods relationship

    EA Sports president Peter Moore has reiterated on his blog that the publisher intends to continue its relationship with Tiger Woods, despite his admission of infidelity last month.

  • EA: Tiger relationship remains "unchanged" despite "transgressions"

    EA’s said it’s going to stand by Tiger Woods, following the golfer issuing an apology to his family over his “transgressions”. Woods was involved in car accident this week, after which he was taken to hospital and saw fit to go public about his nocturnal activities. “Our strong relationship with Tiger for more than a […]

  • Games as services concept will radically alter industry, says EA boss

    As games become services, EA COO John Pleasants has told Venturebeat, the standard model of how the general development industry operated will be thrown out the window. Probably into a “dumpster”. “If you believe all games will eventually be services — as I do — then the idea of game teams that make a game, […]

  • Tiger Woods beats $500 million in US sales

    NPD analyst Anita Frazier confirmed last night that the Tiger Woods franchise has now generated more than $500 million in US sales. “Tiger Woods video games have sold over half a billion $ at U.S. retail life-to-date,” said Frazier via Twitter. The news comes in the wake of sobering US sales figures for May, which […]

  • Fils-Aime: Near-term Wii opportunity is 360- and PS3-owning h8torZ

    The immediate growth opportunity for Wii exists in capturing the core gamer, Nintendo of America boss Reggie Fils-Aime has told CNET. “The near-term opportunity is the consumer who owns an PS3 or an Xbox 360 and has been bad-mouthing Wii to their friends,” he said, talking at E3. “We can reach that consumer with games […]

  • EA to sell Tiger Woods "online for console downloads"

    SAI is reporting what could be a major shift in the way EA plans to operate in the next five years, saying it will start selling Tiger Woods “online for console downloads” this autumn. Quoting a Wall Street Journal report: DFC Intelligence estimates that revenue from downloaded or online games in the U.S. will nearly […]

  • Tournament Challenge mode detailed in new Tiger Woods video

    EA has released another video for Tiger Woods PGA Tour 10. Loads of golf stuff in it, including talk about the tournament challenges, clips of Tiger chatting about his mindset during some of his most memorable moments and other, well, golf stuff. The game’s out for PSP, PS2, PS3 and Xbox 360 this summer along […]

  • Peter Moore talks WMP, EA Sports Active, Ali vs Tyson

    EA Sports’ Peter Moore has spoken to Sporting News about how his new sports games – coupled with Wii MotionPlus – are going to change the way gamers perceive the genre. As an avid tennis player, Moore wanted people to get up off the couch to play Grand Slam Tennis, he said. “What the Wii […]

  • EA officially announces Tiger Woods PGA Tour 10

    EA has officially announced Tiger Woods PGA Tour 10. Real-time weather will be reflected on every course, and a television broadcast style presentation with instantaneous updates will be included ESPN’s Scott Van Pelt and the Golf Channel’s Kelly Tilghman will be the announcers. Implementation of Wii MotionPlus includes the real-life golfing ability to draw and […]

  • Two Tiger Woods games coming this year, one online-only

    EA COO John Pleasants said yesterday that two Tiger Woods games would be released this year, one a core platform version and one online-only effort. Pleasants explained that between EA’s shifting focus to online entertainment and the popularity of purchasable Tiger Woods DLC, it was the only way to go. “This year, we’re going to […]

  • EA takes ASA heat for misleading on Tiger Wii graphics

    EA’s been rebuked by the British Advertising Standards Agency for using Xbox 360 graphics in a Tiger Wood commercial for Wii. The ad featured a Wiimote playing over 360 footage of the game. Why? EA said the Wii version didn’t look good enough. “They explained that Wii footage would not be of broadcast quality, and […]

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