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Why No PC Madden NFL 09

Peter Moore's Blog has word from the EA Sports honcho on why this year's installment of Madden NFL will not be hitting the PC platform (thanks GameSpot). Word is:

We knew that our decision to not develop this year’s Madden for the PC would be an unpopular decision in some circles. But I’ll reiterate what I said a couple of weeks ago in this space…the PC presents some very serious business challenges to us in the sports category, particularly because so many of you all are playing your favorite sports games on the PS3, Xbox 360 and Wii. We are committed to shipping a limited number of our games on the PC this year, but we’ve also had to cut a few of our games from the platform. We do have ideas for how to revitalize the PC for sports games and the types of games that are best suited to the platform, and we’ll continue to explore those.

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37. Re: .. Apr 3, 2008, 16:40 4D-Boxing
 
Last EA sports game I bought was FIFA 1999 and I played it maybe 5 times...have not played one since then.

I never even played a Madden game but from what i saw online, the versions released between 2001 & 2008 all sucked except maybe the 2005 & 2003..the rest barely get a 7/10 from many sites so who cares?!?

All of EA should limit the number of games they release on the PC not just EA sports ... Enough with the crappy EA games...just buy UBI & sell your stuff to consoles only and rake in the $$$...plenty of companies out there ready to fill the void if they leave the PC gaming scene!


 
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