Like the U.S. and Russia for 44 years, Activision and EA seem like two superpowers engaged in a cold war, and the gaming world hangs in the balance. In this week's Sessler's Soapbox, Adam critiques the actions of these two ultra-corporations of gaming, where they're succeeding and where they're failing. By dropping many of their more experimental and unique IPs in favor of safe, standard fare, can Activision avoid being labeled gaming's new "Evil Empire?"
What do you think? Is Activision or EA the enemy of ingenuity and original gaming, or do are they both threats to the future of gaming? Check out the video and let us know what you think or share your thoughts on our forums.