According to this Variety story, Hollywood director Zack Snyder has signed a deal with EA to develop three original games.
Like previous EA parter Steven Spielberg, Snyder will work with EA’s Los Angeles studio in Playa Vista to produce the titles.
"Zack Snyder has a fresh and bold creative style that resonates with our core audience," EA Games label chap Frank Gibeau said in a statement.
Snyder was the director of the Watchment movie, 300 and Dawn of the Dead.
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