Remarkable news comes from GamerFeed
. According to that site, EA President John Riccitiello has compared Nokia's N-Gage to a dog. He states it "just feels stupid
" and that the game deck/cell phone has flawed. Yet EA has 5 titles planned to be released on the N-Gage later this year, of which The Sims Bustin' Out is one. Reccitiello has said unit productions of those games are "non-meaningful
" thus far. An upgraded N-Gage edition will be released around Christmas 2005, and a "real judgement should not be made
" until then, says Nokia Chief Executive Jorma Ollila. Riccitiello also said that Nokia will once be successful in the gaming industry, but they "haven't figured it out yet.
" For the whole article (and a few more quotes), click here
Written at 13:33 on Wednesday, 3 March 2004 by ChEeTaH