Playfish

12.02.10
Playfish: Tougher for start-ups to get hold in Facebook
12.02.10

Playfish: Tougher for start-ups to get hold in Facebook

If you, like us, are in the development stages of a cross-generational, cross-media Facebook game t...

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11.30.10
Riccitiello: EA backing away from big acquisitions, not buying Harmonix
11.30.10

Riccitiello: EA backing away from big acquisitions, not buying Harmonix

In a recent interview with Bloomberg, Electronic Arts CEO John Riccitiello revealed a core attribut...

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11.03.10
EA signs 5 year deal with Facebook
11.03.10

EA signs 5 year deal with Facebook

Electronic Arts' social gaming plans march ever onward as the publisher signs a five-year "strategi...

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07.28.10
Google launches social networking initiative, more Farmville than Facebook
07.28.10

Google launches social networking initiative, more Farmville than Facebook

It looks like there is a social networking initiative in the works at Google, which will presumably...

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05.10.10
'FIFA Superstars' Facebook game is first big EA-brand social game created by Playfish
05.10.10

'FIFA Superstars' Facebook game is first big EA-brand social game created by Playfish

EA Sports head Peter Moore has announced on his company blog that the label will be bringing FIFA S...

By R. Nelson,   05.10.10
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02.02.10
WSJ: Playfish creating social game based on 'well-known EA brand'
02.02.10

WSJ: Playfish creating social game based on 'well-known EA brand'

The Wall Street Journal today examines "Why Playfish Sold Itself to EA." Um, wouldn't you sell your...

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11.10.09
EA to lay off 1500 workers, close some facilities
11.10.09

EA to lay off 1500 workers, close some facilities

Large-scale layoffs have been hitting everywhere in the past year, and Electronic Arts is now no dif...

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11.09.09
EA acquires social network game dev Playfish for $300 million
11.09.09

EA acquires social network game dev Playfish for $300 million

As a number of "industry sources" reported last month, Electronic Arts has elected to add a new stu...

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10.15.09
Report: EA acquires social games dev Playfish
10.15.09

Report: EA acquires social games dev Playfish

Industry sources claim EA has completed a deal to acquire social games developer Playfish, report I...

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