"We are building titles for the Nintendo console, but not anywhere near as many as we are for PS or Xbox."
- Electronic Arts CFO Blake Jorgensen says that EA is
making games for the Wii U after all.
EA's Jeff Brown said last week
, "We have no games in development for the Wii U currently," and the company confirmed that the next installment of Madden will not be released for the Wii U
However, Jorgensen backtracked on this sentiment during the Stifel Nicolaus 2013 Internet, Media and Communications Conference this week, as reported by
You know, I think Nintendo's business was more [an] extension of their last console," he said, adding that EA is in fact working on games for the Wii U -- although not as many as for the Xbox and PlayStation consoles.
"I think what the consumer will find is a lot more powerful gameplay with the new boxes that are coming out, and a lot of excitement," he added, "but it'll remain to be seen as to the services associated with those as to how consumers decide which direction they might want to go."