You can tell a publisher’s desperate to pad out their conference when four of their games include “Conceptual Prototype” overlayed across them, and include more video of people talking than actual gameplay. The big offenders being the new Star Wars Battlefront, Mirrors Edge 2, the new Mass Effect, and Criterion’s unnamed project. Aside from the stable of regular EA sports games, The Sims 4, and Battlefield Hardline were the only other games worthy of note.
In March 2010, Infinity Ward Founders Jason West and Mark Zampella were fired by Activision CEO Bobby Kotick supposedly for insubordination. West and Zampella left to found their new company Respawn Entertainment, bringing along with them most of Infinity Wards senior staff and partnered up with EA. After three years of silence information regarding Respawn’s […]