It was reported yesterday that Ubisoft has halted its Prince of Persia franchise. EA has done the same thing to Medal of Honor.
EA COO Peter Moore explained the company is taking Medal of Honor “out of the rotation”. This is mainly because of the poor critical and commercial reception that Medal of Honor Warfighter received last year. The game was full of bugs and offered nothing new or special to the FPS genre either.
EA was planning to release a Medal of Honor video game every two years to try and compete with Activision’s annual Call of Duty series. Between those years, EA planned to release a Battlefield game. With Medal of Honor on hold, it appears EA will have to rethink its business strategy…