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I think this image sums it up....

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I suppose I can put that assassination plot to rest. Also I agree with some of the others, I don't see this making a difference really. EA and their games will continue to get worse and worse, as long as all of you continue to buy their crap.
Edited by boredgunner - 3/18/13 at 3:57pm
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There's a saying;

'Same ****, different day'

change 'day' word with CEO, there it is.

One CEO will come and other will go, gamers dont vote for next CEO in every 4 years, shareholders, people with lots of money, people who has no idea about gaming will vote for next CEO, or control 'stings'

EA will change, when some old gamer became CEO
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This will change nothing.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Alvarez View Post

There's a saying;

'Same ****, different day'

change 'day' word with CEO, there it is.

One CEO will come and other will go, gamers dont vote for next CEO in every 4 years, shareholders, people with lots of money, people who has no idea about gaming will vote for next CEO, or control 'stings'

EA will change, when some old gamer became CEO

Its funny how people have the misconception that having a "Gamer" as CEO will help......

First of all even if that did happen and this person had nothing but the best intentions either the "Floating Dollar Signs" waved in his face or the mess that EA is in
will make him give up trying to be a "Savior".

"Good intentions will only get you so far"

Just give up guys the ship already half way done sinking.....its time to abort ship and move along, getting a new Captain now wont make a difference thumb.gif
    
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Excellent. I expected this to happen. I knew they were doing horribly this year and kinda predicted that this debacle was the proverbial "straw" that broke the camel's back. I also don't expect miracles to happen, but we can hope.
     
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Yeah, but being a gamer doesn't always mean you're fit to run a multi-million dollar video game company. Someone had to fall on the sword and it's always the CEO.

Gabe Newell disagrees.
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Larry Probst almost bankrupt EA in 2007. So the only hope I would hold is that ea dies a quick death.

God we could only hope EA goes bankrupt and sells their IPs to companies that actually care about them.
 
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God we could only hope EA goes bankrupt and sells their IPs to companies that actually care about them.

Yeah, but most likely it would be someone like Sony Online Entertainment and it would be ALMOST as bad. rolleyes.gif
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Saw this coming.

Thank god.

Maybe their mentality will change.

Indeed thank god.
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Yeah, but most likely it would be someone like Sony Online Entertainment and it would be ALMOST as bad. rolleyes.gif

BUT it would still be an improvement and maybe a warning sign of the result of shoddy business practices ... one could dream:rolleyes:
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