Video game publisher Electronic Arts (EA) is actively looking for a potential buyer or merger. Apple is reportedly in talks with EA about a buyout P. Disney and Amazon are in talks to buy a video game company.
The company from Redwood City had similar successes Apex Legends, Madden, I Sims Property. The idea to buy or merge came later Microsoft Activision acquires Blizzard $ 68 billion earlier this year. In a short time, Sony bought a stake in the Studio on the back Rule For $ 3.6 billion. According to PAndrew Wilson could be CEO of an integrated company.
EA’s roots actually go back to Apple. In 1982, Trip Hawkins, then Apple’s chief strategy and marketing officer, left the company to launch EA. The purchase, however, will not be the first attempt to play Apple. Cupertino unveiled its Apple Arcade game service Back in 2019. With Apple Arcade, users can play ad-free games on iOS, macOS, and tvOS devices.
EA spokesman John Resberg said the company would not comment on “rumors and speculations about mergers and acquisitions.” Reseburg added: “We pride ourselves in operating from a position of strength and growth with a portfolio of fantastic games created by extremely talented teams and a portfolio of fantastic games built around a network of over half a billion players. We look forward to a much brighter future.
Apple has not commented on a possible contract with Electronic Arts.
It’s hard to imagine what the deal between EA and Apple would look like. P Disney has been mentioned as the best candidate for EA’s merger since it went out in search of a “more meaningful relationship” in March. The entertainment company, however, did not continue these discussions because it focused on its structure. Disney + Subscriber Database. In addition, an ESPN connection is possible as Disney owns the Sports Network.
EA seems to be in a rush to get the deal so we’ll hear more soon. But I imagine the relationship between Apple and EA is now a “conversation.”
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