EA has stopped gross sales for its video games and content material in Russia because of ongoing occasions in Ukraine

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EA is the newest online game firm to take a stand towards Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. The firm launched a information update on its official web site, sharing that it’s shocked on the battle that’s unfolding in Ukraine and the corporate stands in solidarity with the folks of Ukraine. The update additional provides that EA’s main concern is the security of these in Ukraine, specifically its colleagues and companions within the area.

In help of Ukraine, EA is stopping the gross sales of its video games and content material in Russia and Belarus, the latter of which is aiding Russia in its conflict with Ukraine. Virtual forex bundles may also not be bought in both nation because the battle in Ukraine continues.

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Origin and the EA app will not have EA video games or content material out there within the storefront. In-game shops additionally received’t carry any EA content material. EA can also be working with its companions to see if the corporate can take away its titles from different shops and cease the gross sales of latest in-game content material in Russia and Belarus.

EA has already eliminated Russian sports activities groups in video games like FIFA 22, FIFA Mobile, and NHL 22. Other game corporations like Microsoft and CD Projeckt Red have additionally suspended gross sales in Russia in help of Ukraine.