EA: Warfighter Exhibiting "Weaker Than Expected Performance"
It's probably no surprise due to the mediocre critical reception.
After suffering from lower-than-anticipated review scores, Medal of Honor: Warfighter has failed to impress on the sales charts. This according to EA CEO John Riccitiello, who said during a financial earnings call that the shooter has come in below initial expectations.
They didn't release actual sales figures, but they did say the game had a "weaker than expected performance" and it would likely affect the company's third-quarter results. EA Labels president Frank Gibeau stated that his company remains committed to quality, and they're not overly pleased with the critics. Evidently, EA's internal testing pointed towards a more positive reception from reviewers. Yeah, well, we'll be sticking by our review and the following sentiment:
The game was obviously rushed to meet a deadline.
Related Game(s): Medal of Honor: Warfighter
10/30/2012 9:54:11 PM Ben Dutka