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EA Acquires Digital Illusions

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Electronic Arts announced today that they've acquired Digital Illusions CE (DICE), acclaimed development team and creators of the Battlefield game franchise. Located in Stockholm, Sweden, DICE becomes a fully integrated EA studio dedicated to growing the Battlefield franchise and developing new products for the PC, next generation consoles and other new platforms. The acquisition is effective immediately.


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Oh No :(
 

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Great, EA is about to kill some more games.
 
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Wow DIce fought hard against it for some reason too.

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yeah right the Battlefield game franchise EA cant even get the patches right..wot are we on now?? BF2 is held together with bandaids thats dont stick very well



:ohwell:
 

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EA games new slogan:

"EA Games, buy everything!"
 

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Dice and EA have both been crap at fixing BF2, not just EA. Although I suppose now it is just EA...
 

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OMFG OMFG OMFG OMFG, o well just less sh!t to buy
 
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old news...been done few months ago. you tend to get this info if you own EA stocks. ;)
 
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THIS IS NOT A WORRY, just like many developers who have been taken over the production team will just leave and set up another company and possibly make the same games just with a diffrent name, my only worry is EA making us pay to play
 

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BF games are about to get a lot more buggy....and uncreative.
 
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At least now we can expect a new BF game every year.

Just dont mind the small detail that it will be the same game with a new coat of paint.
 
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BF games are about to get a lot more buggy....and uncreative.
bf2142 is something to look at. the beta had the same amount of bugs as bf2 atm....LOL:roll: :nutkick:

and it is pretty creative game...being that it is fictional futeristic era..., and very customizable...you can have sniper medics ;)
 
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At least now we can expect a new BF game every year.

Just dont mind the small detail that it will be the same game with a new coat of paint.

LOL could you imagine EA adding the names of real troops to the games to make them more realistic with updated rosters each year lol
 

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bf2142 is something to look at. the beta had the same amount of bugs as bf2 atm....LOL:roll: :nutkick:

and it is pretty creative game...being that it is fictional futeristic era..., and very customizable...you can have sniper medics ;)
you have to say that, as far as ive heard dont u own some shares in ea or something? :p