John Riccitiello steps down from EA and the CGM crew talk about what this means for EA and what it means for the games industry as a whole. Brendan goes over what StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm Multiplayer is like and Phil talks about Evil Dead and Olympus has Fallen.
John Riccitiello will be stepping down as CEO of Electronic Arts, a role he has occupied since 2007, effective Mar. 30. Larry Probst will serve as Executive Chairman in the interim while the board searches for a replacement.
The publisher views the game’s delay as a marketing opportunity.