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

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…