Is EA preparing a new MMO project?
Apparently EA is starting to recruit for another MMO it wants in the works. Although, it is important to keep in mind that the production time needed would most likely be several years and it wouldn't create an immediate impact on TOR, but it may in the long run if the game's really being designed to keep a long term player base.
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Insinuating it may be a new incarnation of EA's popular UO franchise, the first WEB MMORPG made which holds not only several Guinness records but is known to be one of the most pivotal MMO games to date.
"It will be huge. It will be monumental and the technical challenges from the size, volume, and touch points will be awesome.
The EA MMO that we do know about the BioWare-developed Star Wars: The Old Republic is due for launch in the second half of the year.
Question-marks - that's what hangs over EA's decision to stop people giving away Ultima IV for free; that's what hangs over BioWare-Mythic creative director Paul Barnett (formerly a Warhammer Online preacher) mentioning "secret projects"; that's what hangs over the mystery MMO an EA job posting exposed yesterday.
Are all three events linked? Is EA making a new Web Ultima Online?
It's a leap of faith, but why else would EA suddenly demand freeware sites stop distributing Ultima IV, a game that's been openly available to fans for years - and a game around which a enthusiastic mod scene has developed?"
This is apparently a big deal and very hush-hush at the moment. Obviously the game is still several years off ( or not? ) but I found it interesting enough to post here.
με απαντηση της EA ανακοινωθηκε σημερα οτι ετοιμαζουν το sims για το facebook.
συγκεκριμένα ανακοινωσαν οτι περιμενουν εκτοξευση των παιχνιδιων αυτου του ειδους και οτι στην αγορα των browser games ξοδευονται καθε χρονο γυρω στα 2 δις δολαρια .....
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