EA may drop many sports games on PC

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We know most of our readers might not care about guys throwing a ball around a field. You guys are from Europe aren’t you? But still, you may have already heard that EA are planning not to release Madden 09 on PC this year. However, it seems to go deeper than that as while commenting on his blog Peter Moore has hinted that many more sports titles may not be making their way to the platform either.

[The PC] presents some very serious business challenges to us in the sports category, particularly because so many of you all are playing your favorite sports games on the PS3, Xbox 360 and Wii. We are committed to shipping a limited number of our games on the PC this year, but we’ve also had to cut a few of our games from the platform,” comments Moore. “We do have ideas for how to revitalize the PC for sports games and the types of games that are best suited to the platform, and we’ll continue to explore those.