2008 electronic gaming summit

EA Plans to Reup NFL Licence When it Expires

EA Plans to Reup NFL Licence When it Expires

Electronic Arts plans to reup their licensing deal with the National Football League in 2013 when their current deal expires, EA Sports president Peter Moore told attendee’s of Ziif Davis’ annual Electronic Gaming Summit. Moore was quick to point out that it wasn’t Electronic Arts that asked for the exclusive…

Pachter: Console Price Drops This Holiday

Pachter: Console Price Drops This Holiday

Analyst Michael Pachter expects a $US 50 price drop will be hitting both the Playstation 3 and Xbox 360 this holiday, but that it will still be hard for the industry to match last year’s extraordinary holiday sales. Speaking at the Electronic Gaming Summit this afternoon, Pachter said that he…

Ziff Davis Wraps Up Restructuring, Cuts Debt

Ziff Davis Wraps Up Restructuring, Cuts Debt

Back in March 1Up promised that all of that nasty business with parent company Ziff Davis’ bankruptcy would soon be behind them and that they would be a stronger publication for it. Today, speaking at the 11th Annual Electronic Gaming Summit, Ziff Davis Media CEO Jason Young told the gathered…