PS3 brings in the money for EA

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EA Games Financials Okay I am confused…

In November last year it was announced that the 360 brought in something silly like 12 times more money for EA than the PS3.

Fast forward through to July 2008 and now the PS3 is bringing EA 1.5 times the amount of money as the 360…

But having said that, I haven’t seen a single PS3 EA game that has outsold the 360 version by 12:1 or even 2:1…

So how did this happen? Can anyone remember what was released in Q1 2008 on the PS3 that did so well?

Another notable number is that the PS3’s sales are up 969% year on year

Source: Eurogamer.net

[Thanks to Dale for the tip]

Last Updated: July 31, 2008

Gavin Mannion

I for one welcome our future robotic overlords

  • scotty777

    maybe the sales have somewhat eqaulised OR EA charges so much for the PS3 tile that they can make money

  • PaasHaas

    Ive read somewhere that it due to popualrity of the sport (ie soccer) titles in EU and the strength of the Euro. We all know that the US stuff is allot cheaper than EU/UK.

  • Chris

    … MGS4 was gona be released early march.
    Just that thought musta goten ALOT of people to try and GET a ps3 before it “sells out”?
    JUST to play the game.

    I mean cumon AMAZON was apparently crashed due to heavy trafic from ALL they guys that pre-ordered all they’re bundels and so on.

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