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Riccitiello plots push into Asian market

Chief executive of Electronic Arts John Riccitiello has said that the firm is targeting the Asian market as a key area for growth in 2008. In an interview with GameDaily, Riccitiello added that the firm was also looking to expand EA’s core business into online, casual and mobile sectors. Riccitiello …

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EA to bring back Road Rash?

Electronic Arts’ creative teams are buzzing about the prospect of brining back Road Rash from the dead, the company’s CEO John Riccitiello has said. Speaking to GameDaily, Riccitiello said: We think about [resurrecting] franchises a lot. Road Rash is one that keeps coming up in brainstorming sessions. EA has created …

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EAs conference call the full transcript

The full transcript from the conference call that followed EA’s announcement of its financial results for Q3, 2007 is now available online. The document reveals that the megapublisher believes PS3 takes longer to develop for than Xbox 360, Rock Band is to be released on Wii and that much-anticipated titles …

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Riccitiello: We need more time to develop for PS3 than 360

EA CEO John Riccitiello has admitted that the company still requires more time to develop software for PS3 than it does Xbox 360. CVG reports that, when asked if PS3’s game development has caught up with the Xbox 360’s, Riccitiello said in a conference call: "Not quite. There’s no doubt …

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