REDWOOD CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–
Digital Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) as we speak addressed the worldwide soccer group by means of a weblog put up from EA SPORTS Group GM Cam Weber:
To Soccer Followers Round The World,
It’s been an thrilling couple of weeks for EA SPORTS, as we formally launched FIFA 22. We’re very pleased with this 12 months’s recreation, and love seeing the joy from gamers all over the world as you get into the expertise.
Since launch, we’ve already had 9.1 million gamers be a part of the sport, 7.6 million Final Crew squads created and 460 million matches performed. We’ll proceed delivering wonderful experiences all through this season, however first – a heartfelt thanks to our unimaginable group of soccer followers.
Whereas we’re solely at first of our journey with you on this 12 months’s recreation, we’re additionally targeted on the place we go from right here.
We’re right here to create the perfect experiences for soccer followers all over the place. To try this, we begin by listening to our gamers. We hear persistently that what issues most is rising the worldwide group, creating modern soccer experiences throughout new platforms, a dedication to each stage of the game together with grassroots, and accelerating the elevation of the ladies’s recreation. Consequently, we have now a transparent imaginative and prescient for the way forward for soccer.
By years of constructing our international franchise, we additionally know that authenticity is crucial to the expertise. That’s why we focus a lot vitality on the collective energy of over 300 particular person licensed companions that give us entry to 17,000+ athletes throughout 700+ groups, in 100 stadiums and over 30 leagues all over the world. We regularly put money into the partnerships and licenses which can be most significant to gamers, and due to that, our recreation is the one place you’ll be able to authentically play within the iconic UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League, CONMEBOL Libertadores, Premier League, Bundesliga, and LaLiga Santander, among many others. The breadth of our partnerships and our ecosystem of licensed content material will allow us to proceed to convey unmatched authenticity in our EA SPORTS soccer video games, now and for a few years to come back.
As we glance forward, we’re additionally exploring the thought of renaming our international EA SPORTS soccer video games. This implies we’re reviewing our naming rights settlement with FIFA, which is separate from all our different official partnerships and licenses throughout the soccer world.
The way forward for soccer could be very massive and really vibrant. Our precedence is to make sure we have now each alternative to proceed delivering the world’s best interactive soccer experiences. Thanks once more on your help and suggestions on this 12 months’s recreation. We sit up for creating the way forward for soccer with you.
See you on the pitch.
Cam Weber, EA SPORTS Group GM
About Digital Arts
Digital Arts (NASDAQ: EA) is a worldwide chief in digital interactive leisure. The Firm develops and delivers video games, content material and on-line providers for Web-connected consoles, cell units and private computer systems.
In fiscal 12 months 2021, EA posted GAAP internet income of $5.6 billion. Headquartered in Redwood Metropolis, California, EA is acknowledged for a portfolio of critically acclaimed, high-quality manufacturers corresponding to EA SPORTS™ FIFA, Battlefield™, Apex Legends™, The Sims™, Madden NFL, Want for Velocity™, Titanfall™ and F1™. Extra details about EA is out there at www.ea.com/news.
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