Rumor:EA Partners will be shutting down


EA Partners,famous for publishing and distributing games developed by third-party developers may shut down in coming days.This is still a rumor but the memo published by Game Informer and Kotaku shows that some heavy layoffs are on the way.The Game Informer has also reported the tip from anonymous sources about the shutting down of EA Partners.

The memo shows the collapse of all label marketing teams and other like functions underneath group vice president of global marketing, Todd Sitrin.

The company has also closed PopCap Vancouver and Quicklime Games, a studio comprised of former EA Black Box employees that developed the PC title Need For Speed: World.

Source GameInformer, Kotaku