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EA SPORTS Celebrates 22 Days of FIFA 22 as the Title Cements Its Place as the World’s Most Popular Sports Game

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 2:00pm

Today, Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) celebrated 22 days since the launch of EA SPORTS FIFA 22.

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  • Today, Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) celebrated 22 days since the launch of EA SPORTS FIFA 22.
  • In Career Mode, EA SPORTS FIFA 22 has seen 3.1 million new custom clubs created via Create Your Club with 2.1 million players engaging with the mode.
  • FIFA 22 also features innovation across all game modes including VOLTA FOOTBALL Arcade Tournaments, all-new FIFA Ultimate Team Heroes, and much more.
  • Join the EA SPORTS FIFA community at Facebook and on Instagram , or follow us on Twitter @easportsfifa .

1,000 Dreams Fund's BroadcastHER Summit Returns for Women Content Creators and Gamers in Partnership with Twitch Women's Alliance

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 6:00pm

In partnership with Twitch Women's Alliance, the two-day virtual event will be live streamed on 1DF's Twitch Channel , featuring a diverse line-up of talented women content creators and industry thought leaders.

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  • In partnership with Twitch Women's Alliance, the two-day virtual event will be live streamed on 1DF's Twitch Channel , featuring a diverse line-up of talented women content creators and industry thought leaders.
  • 1DF launched their BroadcastHER Initiative in 2018 specifically to support underserved women content creators who stream as well as women in gaming and esports.
  • "We are so thrilled to bring back our BroadcastHER Summit for a second year, part of our BroadcastHER Initiative for our growing community of talented and passionate women content creators and gamers.
  • To learn more about 1DF, visit http://1000dreamsfund.org/
    The Twitch Women's Alliance program is dedicated to supporting women creators on Twitch.

Acura Returns to Formula 1 Racing for the U.S. Grand Prix

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 2:15pm

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Acura is back in Formula 1!  Returning to the pinnacle of motorsports for the first time in more than a decade, Acura livery will appear on the rear wings of the Red Bull Racing Honda and Scuderia AlphaTauri Honda Formula 1 cars for the Aramco United States Grand Prix at Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas Oct. 22-24. Celebrating its role as the performance division of Honda in North America, Acura also will appear on the driving suits and helmet visors of Red Bull drivers Max Verstappen and Sergio Perez and Scuderia AlphaTauri drivers Pierre Gasly and Yuki Tsunoda during the race weekend.

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  • "It's very special to have Acura become part of our partnership with Red Bull Racing Honda and Scuderia AlphaTauri Hondafor the United States Grand Prix 2021," says Masashi Yamamoto, Honda F1's Managing Director.
  • From 1989 to 1992, Honda F1 drivers including Ayrton Senna and Alain Prost wore Acura visors at the Canadian and U.S. Grand Prix.
  • Most recently, Jenson Button and Rubens Barrichello displayed the Acura logo on their visors for the 2007 Canadian Grand Prix.
  • Acura also won its first-ever overall victory at the grueling Rolex 24 of Daytona this year, with the Acura ARX-05 piloted by Wayne Taylor Racing.

CrossTower and Alpine F1® Team Up for the U.S. Grand Prix

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 1:00pm

NEW YORK, Oct. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CrossTower , one of the world's fastest growing cryptocurrency exchanges, announced today its partnership with the Alpine F1 Team for the race at the U.S. Grand Prix in Austin, Texas on October 24.

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  • NEW YORK, Oct. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CrossTower , one of the world's fastest growing cryptocurrency exchanges, announced today its partnership with the Alpine F1 Team for the race at the U.S. Grand Prix in Austin, Texas on October 24.
  • As investment portfolios diversify, CrossTower is leading the way in digital exchanges," said Kapil Rathi, Co-Founder and CEO, CrossTower.
  • "What better stage than Formula 1 and teaming with Alpine F1 Team, where speed and accuracy are cornerstones to their sport and to our industry," explained Kristin Boggiano, Co-Founder and President, CrossTower.
  • Fans from around the world will join to watch as the Alpine F1 Team races to the finish line, CrossTower logos in full sight.

New Brand Campaign Takes Imaginative Journey Through Honda's Innovative Efforts to Use Technology to Help People

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 11:30am

The "Origin of Determination" campaign kicks off with a new 60-second TV spot ( https://honda.us/theoriginofdetermination ) highlighting over 100 of Honda's pioneering products, while pointing toward Honda's future.

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  • The "Origin of Determination" campaign kicks off with a new 60-second TV spot ( https://honda.us/theoriginofdetermination ) highlighting over 100 of Honda's pioneering products, while pointing toward Honda's future.
  • The new, multi-channel brand campaign brings to life many of the company's most iconic products.
  • Throughout the spot, viewers will see a rapidly expanding supernova of products flowing out in all directions, representing the origin story of Honda.
  • In 2020, more than two-thirds of the Honda and Acura automobiles sold in the U.S. were produced in America.

EA SPORTS™ NHL® 22, Featuring Superstar X-Factor Abilities and Powered by the Frostbite™ Engine, Now Available Worldwide

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 4:00pm

Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) delivers a true breakthrough hockey experience in EA SPORTS NHL 22, now available worldwide.

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  • Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) delivers a true breakthrough hockey experience in EA SPORTS NHL 22, now available worldwide.
  • From overhauled player likenesses and uniform micro-details to improved skate spray, the Frostbite engine delivers every detail in higher resolution.
  • Superstar X-Factors further introduce a level of realism into NHL 22 by making the games best players feel distinctly like their real-life counterparts.
  • Developed by EA Vancouver and EA Bucharest, EA SPORTS NHL 22 is rated E10+, and now available on Xbox Series X|S and PlayStation5, as well as Xbox One and PlayStation4.

EA to Release Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2022 Results on November 3, 2021

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 9:01pm

Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) will release its financial results for the second quarter ended September 30, 2021 after the close of market on Wednesday, November 3, 2021.

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  • Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) will release its financial results for the second quarter ended September 30, 2021 after the close of market on Wednesday, November 3, 2021.
  • In conjunction with this release, EA will host a conference call to review its financial results for the fiscal quarter, discuss its outlook for the future and may disclose other material developments affecting its business and/or financial performance.
  • EAs financial results release will be available after the close of market on November 3, 2021 on EAs website at http://ir.ea.com .
  • In fiscal year 2021, EA posted GAAP net revenue of $5.6 billion.

Cooperation between Honda and Red Bull Group as from 2022

Friday, October 8, 2021 - 9:00am

On the specific matter of the Honda Formula 1 PU, Red Bull Powertrains will have the right to use Honda IP from 2022, as a support for their F1 programmes with Red Bull Racing and Scuderia AlphaTauri teams.

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  • On the specific matter of the Honda Formula 1 PU, Red Bull Powertrains will have the right to use Honda IP from 2022, as a support for their F1 programmes with Red Bull Racing and Scuderia AlphaTauri teams.
  • This is as a result of the request made to Honda by Red Bull following our announcement that we are leaving the sport.
  • 2) Honda will support Red Bull Powertrains in building the 2022 PU and also provide trackside and race operation support from Japan throughout the 2022 season, and from 2023, Red Bull Powertrains will take responsibility for all manufacturing and servicing of Red Bull Racing and Scuderia AlphaTauri's engines.
  • Specifically, HRC will support the Red Bull Group's Formula 1 activity in 2022, taking charge of all the above-mentioned points.

Electronic Arts Announces Record-breaking FIFA 22 Launch and Provides Comments on the Future of Football

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 9:12am

Since launch, weve already had 9.1 million players join the game, 7.6 million Ultimate Team squads created and 460 million matches played.

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  • Since launch, weve already had 9.1 million players join the game, 7.6 million Ultimate Team squads created and 460 million matches played.
  • We will continue delivering amazing experiences throughout this season, but first - a heartfelt thank you to our incredible community of football fans.
  • As a result, we have a clear vision for the future of football.
  • Our priority is to ensure we have every opportunity to continue delivering the worlds greatest interactive football experiences.

EA SPORTS FIFA 22 Featuring Next-Gen HyperMotion Technology Launches Worldwide Today

Friday, October 1, 2021 - 2:00pm

Today, Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) is celebrating the record-breaking launch of EA SPORTS FIFA 22, where players can experience revolutionary next-gen HyperMotion gameplay technology on PlayStation5, Xbox Series X|S, and Stadia.

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  • Today, Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) is celebrating the record-breaking launch of EA SPORTS FIFA 22, where players can experience revolutionary next-gen HyperMotion gameplay technology on PlayStation5, Xbox Series X|S, and Stadia.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211001005426/en/
    EA SPORTS FIFA 22 Featuring Next-Gen HyperMotion Technology Launches Worldwide Today (Photo: EA SPORTS)
    More players than ever before are jumping into the game through early access with over 5.2 million players worldwide already experiencing the excitement of FIFA 22.
  • HyperMotion technology will not only revolutionize the FIFA franchise, but it will also forever change the sports video game landscape, said Nick Wlodyka, GM, EA SPORTS FIFA.
  • FIFA 22 is developed by EA Vancouver and EA Romania and is available worldwide today on PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, PC via the EA App, Origin and Steam, Stadia, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.