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Tuesday, November 10, 2009

EA fires 1500

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Electronic Arts will sack 1500 workers as it reports losses worsen. Video game industry was suppose to be recession proof. In fact, during the Great Depression the entertainment industry did well as people tried to forget their troubles in front of a movie cinema. However, many people prefer food over expensive game titles. Others are downloading games over the internet. Sales of electronic media are down, and for many programmers it is game over.