EA Kills Blueprint, Plans More Boom Blox

Electronic Arts' mysterious Blueprint division is no more, according to a report from Variety. Formerly lead by EA LA vet Neil Young, the shrouded-in-secrecy project was reportedly established to create lower cost content with smaller teams based on original intellectual property. One of those unnamed projects was… » 11/18/08 9:30pm 11/18/08 9:30pm

300 Director's EA Games Could Become Movies

Following Variety's story early this morning that Zack Snyder » 9/29/08 9:00am 9/29/08 9:00am, the man behind such films as The Dawn of the Dead and 300, has to make three games, comes the official announcement. Filmmaker Snyder, whose latest project is the movie adaptation of Watchmen, will be working with EA Los Angeles, the same studio which…

Boom Blox Sells 450K, Spielberg Talked Down From Ledge

When Boom Blox » 7/29/08 8:40pm 7/29/08 8:40pm didn't explode at retail during its first month on the market — selling some 60,000 copies in the United States in May — as a "dud." And by "some," I mean, me. At least I didn't say they were paltry! Turns out that 60K sales figure only accounted for a week's worth of sales and that the Steven…