EA: Social Games Aren't Dying, But Consumers 'Won't Pay for Crap'

With player numbers dropping and the recent revelation that 85 percent stop playing after the first day, a shadow hangs over the once ridiculously profitable social gaming scene. Speaking today at App Conference in San Jose, Electronic Arts CEO John Riccitiello said that the decline of social gaming is overplayed; it's … » 10/19/12 3:55pm 10/19/12 3:55pm

Not Even the Simpson's iPhone Game Can Escape the Treehouse of Horrors

The 23rd special Treehouse of Horrors episode of The Simpsons airs on October 7, but players of The Simpson's: Tapped Out get a leg up on the festivities with fresh new content pulled directly from the twisted TV special. » 10/04/12 5:55pm 10/04/12 5:55pm

Wait, the Kwik-E-Mart Doesn't Actually Belong Next to the Flanders'…

I don't tend to enjoy city-building social games. I try them, and then I end up disappointed in my inability to advance quickly and I end up walking away rather than giving them my money. » 8/16/12 1:00pm 8/16/12 1:00pm