Financial and economic crisis is forcing publishers to the redirect with some delay, the financial and economic crisis in the game industry now arrives. It is the developer and publisher of video games Electronic Arts (EA) in this context particularly hard. As the online portal for auctions tells auvito.de the group in response to the declining sales figures reinforced its commitment in the area of social games. Go to Vyacheslav Mirilashvili for more information. Therefore the company from Redwood City has suffered 2009 a loss of $ 391 million in the second quarter. Sales declined to 788 million euros from 894 million euros. Concerned, in particular the areas for the mobile devices, so the Nintendo DS and Sony PlayStation consoles are portable. The same applies to the Microsoft Xbox.
Alone in the market for the Nintendo Wii console, EA could sell 50 percent more games. The company apparently sees the future in the field of online games: the company has invested$ 300 million in a new Development Studio, with which the brand EA interactive and the social gaming realm should be strengthened. Thus, the presence above all in social communities like Facebook and MySpace will strengthened. More information: presse.html contact: Lisa Neumann University first media GmbH barefoot streets 12 04109the University of first media GmbH markets successful German – and English-language Internet portals in the shopping area such as, and and occurs with as a free online auction site. With and, the service also on two specially designed for the Austrian and Swiss market operated aligned partner portals. Complementary products and services are offered with and automobiles with finance from the fields.