The latest rumors from the video game industry are now corrected at Electronic Arts What the next big acquisition of a giant like PlayStation or Xbox, and it is that these rumors indicate that the executives are considering selling the company or merging it with another in the best case. According to these reports, the merger would be promoted to the media NBCUniversalwhereas with regard to a sale, it seems that Disney, Amazon and Apple They would have already shown their interest.
“In recent years, as media companies have taken more interest in the growing gaming industry, Wilson and Electronic Arts have been in talks with a number of potential suitors, including Disney, Apple and Amazon, to me. so-called conversations,” said veteran media reporter Dylan Beyers.
“Several sources familiar with these conversations say EA has been persistent in pursuing a sale and has only become emboldened in the wake of the Microsoft-Activision deal. Others say EA is primarily interested through a merger agreement that would allow Wilson to remain as chief executive of the combined company.”
“We do not comment on rumors and speculation related to mergers and acquisitions,” EA spokesperson John Reseburg told Kotaku in a statement. “We are proud to operate from a position of strength and growth, with a portfolio of incredible games, built around powerful IP, made by incredibly talented teams and a network of over 500 million gamers. .We see a very bright future for the front of”.