EA Digital Illusions CE AB

Historical Events

    1988:

    May, 1992:

    • Digital Illusions HB is formed.

    Jan, 1993:

    • Digital Illusions HB becomes Digital Illusions CE AB.

    Feb, 2000:

    Oct, 2000:

    Mar, 2001:

    • Digital Illusions acquires the assets of Canadian developer Sandbox Studios and establish presence in North America.

    Mar, 2003:

    • Electronic Arts becomes the biggest owner in Digital Illusions with 19 percent of the stocks. The companies seals a strategic cooperation agreement.

    Feb, 2004:

    • Digital Illusions sign a contract with Trauma studio's, creators of the Desert Combat mod for BF1942, to work together on upcoming games.

    Aug, 2004:

    • Dice closes their Gothenburg office and moves all its personnel to Stockholm.

    Sep 01, 2004:

    Jun 07, 2005:

    • The company discontinues its newly-acquired New York office, better known as Trauma Studios or DICE New York, but the entire team is offered a job at the head office in Stockholm, Sweden. The team declines and the members leave to found Kaos Studios, working for THQ. The Canadian office will continue to function as a satellite studio, mainly focused on expansion packs.

    Oct 02, 2006:

    Company history contributed by Sciere (505899), Kabushi (206511) and Indra is stressed (20706)