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Star Wars Focused DICE Studio Coming

GamesIndustry International has details on EA's new DICE studio in Los Angeles that will be focuses on creating games to capitalize on EA's new exclusive Star Wars games deal. They have liberated this information from the tyranny of the WSJ.com paywall, where they say the new studio will have a headcount of 60 by the end of this year. Apparently part of the appeal of that area is to be able to poach talent from Southern California studios like Treyarch and Infinity Ward: "There is an extreme talent pool over that we want a part of," says DICE general manager Karl-Magnus Troedsson. "It's no secret that our main competitor is there."

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28. Re: Star Wars Focused DICE Studio Coming May 15, 2013, 13:18 Wash Washburne
 
Drayth wrote on May 15, 2013, 13:11:
So I guess the plan is to use Frostbite for all the games.. so I guess no 1313 then? :/

They dropped 1313 the moment Lucas sold all the rights. Unless Disney took it back to the drawing board to be re-released, however I highly doubt it.
 
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