Trip Hawkins

Trip Hawkins’s new game is a social and emotional learning title for iPad

EA founder Trip Hawkins’s new London studio If You Can has drawn back the veil on its first major project, an educational iPad game for children.

7 years ago

Trip Hawkins headlines

  • Trip Hawkins opens new London studio If You Can

    EA co-founder Trip Hawkins has opened If You Can, a new studio in London with Moshi Monsters lead producer Ben Geliher. The studio will focus on educational games with the first round of funding from Venture Capitalists.

    8 years ago
  • EA founder claims console market is becoming niche

    EA founder Trip Hawkins has explained why he feels the console market is shrinking down to a ‘hobby business’, while the PC and mobile sectors will continue to boom.

    8 years ago
  • Digital Chocolate lays off 180 people, Hawkins stands down as CEO

    Social studio Digital Chocolate has laid off 180 of its staff, with CEO Trip Hawkins also stepping down from his role as CEO of the company.

    8 years ago
  • Hawkins suggests casual devs practice platform agnosticism because iOS is "close to peaking"

    Digital Chocolate CEO Trip Hawkins believes if Apple were to “support all of the web standards,” instead of maintain staunch control over it’s App Store along with continued insistence on using HTML5, the firm could be “the best at everything.”

    9 years ago
  • Hawkins: Gaming currently in the dark ages due in part to "software licensing"

    Electronic Arts and Digital Chocolate founder Trip Hawkins believes we are currently in the dark ages of gaming. According to Hawkins, the golden age of gaming died when big companies like Nintendo came upon the scene with software licensing.

    9 years ago
  • Trip Hawkins in serious shizzle over $20m tax bill

    A San Francisco federal judge has rejected the effort of EA founder Trip Hawkins to use personal bankruptcy to cancel more than $20 million of federal and California state tax obligations stemming from, according to this Forbes report, “abusive tax shelters he used to shield vast profits from Electronic Arts, the pioneering video gaming firm […]

    9 years ago
  • EA founder predicts the death of console exclusives

    EA founder Trip Hawkins has predicted console exclusivity and consoles in general will become a thing of the past as more publishers get on board with Cloud-gaming.

    10 years ago
  • Hawkins: iPhone is "freaking out" Sony and Nintendo

    Trip “Poster Boy” Hawkins has told VentureBeat that Sony and Nintendo are currently “freaking out” at inroads made into the gaming space by iPhone.“The iPhone is by far our most effective platform,” said the EA founder and Digital Chocolate boss.“We make as much money with these games on one device as we do putting a […]

    11 years ago