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[CNET] EA: PC could trump consoles, handhelds for us

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Electronic Arts is finding quite a bit to like in the PC market, the company revealed in a recent interview.
Speaking with Gamasutra, EA Games Label president Frank Gibeau said PC titles are quickly becoming a key component in his company's strategy. And over time, he can see the PC become the leading platform in EA's business.
Full Article: http://news.cnet.com/8301-13506_3-20...?tag=cnetRiver
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EA is ok in my book. Thanks for at least trying to support the PC .
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Now if only we could get Activision back on board and have them not essentially screw over the PC market like they have been doing for the past 4 or so years.

Or do we not want them back?
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PC Gaming will turn around.They need something to model the next gen console from.
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Digital distribution has saved the PC industry. Just my 2 cents.
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Ya, EA seem to do good after Post-Spores incident, as long as they keep the DRM in a friendly way, im ok with EA games, i'm still boycotting Unisoft game, haven't brought any game from them for a long time now
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Digital distribution has saved the PC industry. Just my 2 cents.
I would have to agree. Most brick and mortar shops (even best buy) at best have limited availability of PC games, if any at all. Things are looking up!
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What's with the massive PC marketing campaign lately?

Dice, EA, M$. All abandoned the PC and now they are proclaiming it to be Gods gift to mankind and putting all available resources into it.

I'm not buying it. Something smells.
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I dunno. EA's recent actions, (see: Crysis 2 Demo), lead me to think that this may all be lip service without anything substantial behind it.
On the other hand, EA is letting DICE do their thing with BF3, so who knows.
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Or do we not want them back?
I don't think anybody wants them back.
    
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