EA to Acquire 'Titanfall' Developer, Respawn Entertainment

Discussion in 'GBAtemp & Scene News' started by Prans, Nov 9, 2017.

  1. Sinon

    Sinon The Wolf Girl

    Member
    542
    441
    Sep 15, 2015
    Costa Rica
    Never played titanfall but still... RIP
     
  2. the_randomizer

    the_randomizer The Temp's official fox whisperer

    Member
    22,386
    10,736
    Apr 29, 2011
    United States
    Dr. Wahwee's castle
    EA, screwing over little studios one at a time, sounds like something Disney would do, and that's not a compliment :creep:
     
  3. ThoD

    ThoD GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Member
    838
    520
    Sep 8, 2017
    Greece
    There goes another decent dev studio... who do you guys think will be the next victim?
     
  4. linuxares

    linuxares GBAtemp Psycho!

    Member
    3,244
    1,377
    Aug 5, 2007
    tinyBuild! You're our last hope....
     
  5. Polopop123

    Polopop123 GBAtemp Regular

    Member
    147
    153
    Aug 21, 2017
    Ireland
    They’re gonna shit it down after some time like they did with Visceral. Cancerous cunts
     
    Bladexdsl likes this.
  6. SonicfanCEMUTesting

    SonicfanCEMUTesting OH BOYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYY

    Member
    378
    110
    Mar 29, 2016
    Poland
    Somewhere on the internet
    Well fuck. That means they will die sooner or later.
     
  7. Bladexdsl

    Bladexdsl ZOMG my posts...it's over 9000!!!

    Member
    16,382
    3,971
    Nov 17, 2008
    Australia
    Queensland
    another franchise soon to be ruined by EA :glare:
     
  8. growlbunny

    growlbunny Member

    Newcomer
    11
    2
    Sep 15, 2017
    United States
    Titanfall: FIFA Edition
    I can see it now
     
  9. WhiteMaze

    WhiteMaze GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Member
    706
    422
    Jun 16, 2013
    Portugal
    EA is buying it?

    Cheers to another Titan that will indeed Fall, in EA's hands.

    RIP
     
  10. eriol33

    eriol33 GBAtemp Fan

    Member
    498
    83
    Jan 2, 2014
    Indonesia
    RIP respawn, your fans may miss you. I am not.
     
  11. Dr.Hacknik

    Dr.Hacknik Maniac | Dev | A Fellow (lewd) Megumin

    Member
    1,219
    1,022
    Mar 26, 2014
    United States
    my lewd corner
    Isn't the CEO of respawn a dick though?

    He seriously dissed the switch for it being underpowered... He can basically eat his words and his dick now.
     
  12. leon315

    leon315 POWERLIFTER

    Member
    614
    358
    Nov 27, 2013
    Italy
    EA buys Respawn in 2017
    EA closes Respawn in 2018
    RIP Respawn and it never Respawn again :(((
     
  13. Cha0tic

    Cha0tic GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Member
    508
    151
    Mar 14, 2013
    United States
    Ea is gonna put out the next titanfall but wait, the only way you can get a titan is by paying a micro transaction.
    And once your titan is destroyed you need to buy another.
     
  14. The Real Jdbye

    The Real Jdbye Always Remember 30/07/08

    Member
    GBAtemp Patron
    The Real Jdbye is a Patron of GBAtemp and is helping us stay independent!

    Our Patreon
    12,289
    5,314
    Mar 17, 2010
    Norway
    Alola
    Not to mention future games using the IP are no doubt going to be using Origin DRM. :(
    I get that they're trying to compete with Steam but they're not doing a very good job at it and buying a game on Steam and STILL needing an Origin account to play it is just bullshit.
    I don't mind Disney. People were worried about what they would do to Star Wars and so far all they have really done is bring it back from the ashes. The new movies are good too.
     
    Last edited by The Real Jdbye, Nov 12, 2017
  15. TheDarkGreninja

    TheDarkGreninja How could you hate that face?

    Member
    2,282
    968
    Aug 25, 2014
    On his bed
    Pretty sure you're not missing out on anything.
     
  16. Sonic Angel Knight

    Sonic Angel Knight GBAtemp Legend

    Member
    10,285
    5,221
    May 27, 2016
    United States
    New York
    Of course not, a game without a single player? That is a new breed of games I never saw coming. :wtf:
     
    ThoD and TheDarkGreninja like this.
  17. shinrukus

    shinrukus Advanced Member

    Newcomer
    51
    23
    Aug 27, 2013
    United States
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    So I thought Respawn Entertainment is basically the dudes who used to work at Sledgehammer (or one of those dev studios for Call of Duty back in the day) who got sick of Activision's practices and "Respawn"ed to their new company because they wanted to be independent... sounds like they traded one pair of cuffs for another...