• In leaked comments, EA says FIFA license is holding back soccer game design

    5 monthes ago - By Ars Technica

    Artist's conception of the jockeying for position between EA and FIFA in this licensing fight.
    We've known for months that EA has been questioning the value of its nearly three-decade-long relationship with FIFA, the international soccer governing body whose name has become synonymous with an ultra-popular video game series. Now, though, newly leaked statements attributed to EA CEO Andrew Wilson detail how "ironically, the FIFA license has actually been an impediment" to some of the ways EA wants to "grow the franchise."
    "Our players tell us they want more modes of play, different things...
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