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  1. Titanfall boasts 8 million unique playersRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | GamesIndustry.biz

    Respawn's Vince Zampella has second thoughts on decision to make PC version Origin-only, says future games not necessarily exclusive Respawn Entertainment has wrapped up development of new content for its multiplayer shooter Titanfall, and while neither the developer nor publisher Electronic Arts have shared sales figures, studio founder Vince Zampella has given some indication of the game's performance. Speaking with Game Informer , Zampella described the game as "obviously pretty successful."

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  2. 12 stocks making investors a fortuneRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... are 12 stocks in the Standard & Poor's 500, including airline Southwest Airlines (LUV) , video game company Electronic Arts (EA) and single-cup coffee company Keurig Green Mountain (GMCR) that have jumped 60% or more this year, according to a USA ...

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  3. USOC to bid on '24 GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... team did not speak with reporters afterward. The USOC board convened at the headquarters of video-game giant Electronic Arts because Probst is also EA's chairman. After spending the morning listening to presentations, officials deliberated for a ...

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  4. Bay Area makes pitch for 2024 OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Inside Bay Area

    ... having its best chance to win after three failed attempts. Probst, a former executive at video game maker Electronic Arts of Redwood City, said USOC leaders will debate the merits of the four proposals before choosing the winner. He said the group ...

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  5. US Olympic Committee To Hear Bid PitchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | NBC Bay Area

    ... according to reports. The San Francisco Chronicle reports that Probst, "who is also head of mega-game maker Electronic Arts," is welcoming heads of cities, including Mayor Ed Lee, to pitch why their towns should be the U.S.'s bid for the 2024 Games. ...

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  6. This photo provided by Electronic Arts shows a scene from the video game, "Dragon Age: Inquisition."Read the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Albany Times Union

    This photo provided by Electronic Arts shows a scene from the video game, "Dragon Age: Inquisition." FILE - This file image released by Warner Bros.

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  7. 'Dragon Age' tops AP critics' best games of 2014Read the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Greenwich Citizen

    This photo provided by Electronic Arts shows a scene from the video game, "Dragon Age: Inquisition." Photo: Electronic Arts, AP FILE - This file image released by Warner Bros.

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  8. 'The Sims 4' First Expansion Pack: Alien Sims To Be Featured As First Occult Life StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | International Business Times

    A presentation of "The Sims 4" is given at the Electronic Arts World Premiere: E3 2014 Preview press conference at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California, June 9, 2014. The event takes place on the eve of the annual three-day Electronic Entertainment Expo video game conference.

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  9. Contenders to host 2024 Olympics to make pitches in Redwood CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | SFGate

    A big sit-down will take place Tuesday in Redwood City, where the U.S. Olympic Committee will hear pitches by representatives from the Bay Area and the three other U.S. sites hoping to host the 2024 Olympics. It's the home base of U.S. Olympic Committee Chairman Larry Probst - who is also head of mega-game maker Electronic Arts.

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  10. King: Sweet Candy For A Value InvestorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Seeking Alpha

    ... for the average values includes the following 10 competitors: Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ: ATVI ), Electronic Arts (NASDAQ: EA ), Zynga (NASDAQ: ZNGA ), Netease (NASDAQ: NTES ), Ubisoft Entertainment (OTCPK: UBSFY ), Gungho Online Entertainment ...

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  11. Twitter Refuses to Take Action at Threats Lobbed at Peter Moore's FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | ActionTrip

    Peter Moore, COO of Electronic Arts, most likely gets angry tweets full of vitriol tossed his direction daily. However, one user went too far in his eyes when he threatened Moore's family.

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  12. SWTOR: The Shadow of Revan may not be KOTOR 3 but....Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Gaming Nexus

    ... Trailer Here: http://youtu.be/qVSEsDHi0Z4 AUSTIN, Texas ?? December 9, 2014 ?? BioWare?? a division of Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA), announced that the new Star Wars??: The Old Republic?? Digital Expansion, Shadow of Revan, is now available ...

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  13. Twitter says account wishing death and rape on Peter Moore's family isn't breaking rulesRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Polygon

    Electronic Arts chief operating officer Peter Moore took to Twitter last night to call out the social media site's system for banning abusive accounts after receiving threats against his family through the service. I get lots of these, but the threats to my wife and family spurred me to report this to Twitter," he wrote in one Tweet that Tweets from user @xbox_gamer87 included a flurry of vile threats and comments directed at Moore and his family, all seemingly spurred by the user's anger at EA's FIFA games: "u scum I hate you and everything related to u ... I hope u ur wife kids family all die then there's nothing left of u."

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  14. Peter Moore calls out Twitter for permitting harassmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | GamesIndustry.biz

    As one of the most outward-facing executives of the company, Electronic Arts COO Peter Moore receives a lot of feedback on Twitter, some of it good, some bad, and some ugly. A recent spate of tweets in that last category prompted Moore to report a user to Twitter, only to be told that the posts in question didn't violate the social network's rules of conduct.

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  15. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Business Wire

    ... the addition of the "Bolivia Mobile Demand Market to 2015: Mobile Subs... )--BioWareTM a division of Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA), announced that the new Star WarsTM: The Old RepublicTM Digital Expansion, Shadow of Revan, is now available on... ...

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  16. Star Wars: The Old Republic Launches Shadow of Revan Digital Expansion TodayRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Business Wire

    Face Revan in an All-New Story-Driven Adventure with Brand-New Levels of Cinematic Storytelling, Explosive Battles and More )--BioWarea a division of Electronic Arts Inc. , announced that the new Star Warsa : The Old Republica Digital Expansion, Shadow of Revan , is now available online at http://www.swtor.com/buy . Shadow of Revan features five new levels of story-driven Star Wars a adventure, in which players go head-to-head with Revan, one of the galaxy's most powerful characters in The Old Republic universe.

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  17. Larry Probst, Electronic Arts' executive chairman, steps down from company, remains on boardRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Polygon

    Last week, Larry Probst, the longtime executive chairman of Electronic Arts, informed the company's board of directors that he plans to step down as an EA employee effective Jan. 1, according to an SEC filing made public today. "Larry Probst became an employee of EA again when he stepped in as interim CEO in March 2013," an EA representative told Polygon.

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  18. Larry Probst 'stepping down as an employee of EA'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | GamesIndustry.biz

    Former interim CEO Larry Probst has ended his employment with Electronic Arts and will return to his role as non-executive chairman of the board. "Larry Probst became an employee of EA again when he stepped in as interim CEO in March 2013," EA told GamesIndustry.biz "He remained in an employee capacity following Andrew Wilson's appointment as CEO in September 2013 to assist with the CEO transition.

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  19. Electronic Arts Must Pay $4.86M For Patent TheftRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Courthouse News Service

    Video game giant Electronic Arts must pay over $4.86 million for infringing on a computer security firm's anti-software piracy patent, a federal jury concluded. Plano, Texas-based Uniloc USA Inc. and Uniloc Luxembourg S.A. sued in 2013, claiming EA's SecuROM video game activation system infringes on U.S. Patent No.

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  20. Sony's PlayStation store suffers suspected hackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | CBS News

    ... the outage, which happened while PlayStation Australia was running a promotion offering several games from Electronic Arts for free. Last week, the computer systems of Sony Pictures Entertainment were disrupted by a cyberattack and confidential ...

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