EA Buys Titanfall Developer Respawn

From IGN - November 9, 2017
By Seth G. Macy

Respawn Entertainment, the studio behind the Titanfall franchise, is being bought by EA.

EA announced the acquisition today, saying the move "builds on a successful publishing partnership" already in place between the two companies.

Both companies are already working together on several projects, including a VR game, a Star Wars game, and "a new title in theTitanfallfranchise."

Respawn CEO Vince Zampella said the move "brings the resources and support" his company needs for its"long term success."

"We are excited to combine our strengths," he said of the acquisition.

In a statement on Respawn's site, Zampella said"there will be no layoffs or major organization changes" at Respawn, andgames "currently in development are continuing as planned."


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