OverviewEA Canada started life as Distinctive Software, Inc. headed by Don Mattrick. When the PSP and the Nintendo DS were released, a division inside the company was established for handheld games: Team Fusion.
Sometimes, EA Canada is also used as a global name for all the development done in the 3 Canadian EA studios, for which their involvement with the different games is not always made clear. Based on their location, the 3 studios are called:
- EA Burnaby (EA Canada)
- EA Montreal
- EA Vancouver (Electronic Arts Black Box)
TriviaAccording to Develop Magazine, EA Canada was 2004's most successful game studio in the UK, based on the revenues using ChartTrack data (covers 80-85% of all sales). The company generated £93,513,089 at UK retail, beating the second, Rockstar North, by a margin of £20,000,000.
Related Web Sites
- Electronic Arts Canada (official website)
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