The plot twist: EA shares were up more than 13% on Friday afternoon.
Jaguar Land Rover suffers massive fourth-quarter loss
This is expected to result in a one-time exceptional redundancy cost of around £200 million for the luxury unit of Tata Motors. Changes in market conditions, especially in China, technology disruptions and rising cost of debt resulted in the charge.
If you haven't tried Apex Legends yet, there's obviously nothing stopping you from giving it a shot, as it's free.
Apex Legends is now available on Xbox One, PS4 and PC. While the game is a traditional battle royale affair, of course, it's a somewhat different spin on the formula, as it kind of crosses Fortnite with Overwatch. Even with the pedigree of developer Respawn Entertainment, no one could have predicted the success it's garnered. Well, if you're looking for the biggest player base, then PS4 or PS4 Pro is the way to go. Many believed that its foundation was that of a Titanfall game, which evolved into this new battle royale shooter. "We're very excited about Apex Legends, the upcoming launch of Anthem, and a deep line-up of new experiences that we'll bring to our global communities next fiscal year".
On Wednesday publisher Electronic Arts it is looking to the releases of "Apex Legends" as well as BioWare's "Anthem" to help following a hard financial quarter. They're the characters themselves, and as of right now you can spend Apex Coins or Legend Tokens on unlocking Caustic and Mirage.
We've had no word on weekly challenges in Apex Legends yet, but if they're following the same format as the other major battle royale games then expect to see some form of challenges implemented in season one. This feature has not been confirmed, but it's likely going to be included as cross-play becomes more important, especially with next-generation looming.
Suns acquire Heat's Johnson
The Phoenix Suns and Miami Heat joined forced for a little bit of salary-dumping trade action on Wednesday afternoon. He is best known for his hustle that often left him with missing teeth and other aggression-related injuries.
Amazon reportedly rethinking HQ2 in New York City
Andrew Cuomo framed the original announcement as a tremendous job creation opportunity for the entire New York region. One of the twenty finalists for HQ2 was Newark, New Jersey, just across the border from New York City.
Baby left on Ohio train as father steps out to smoke
According to a police statement, the father was accused of acting "menacing" towards the train operator after the fact. The incident took place on a Rapid Transit train as it departed Windermere Station in Cleveland, Ohio , last month.
Galaxy Note S Pen with a camera? Probably not happening
According to the concept, a camera lens will be located at the rear end of the pen, where a push button is now located. The S Pen that comes with Samsung's latest Note flagship - the Galaxy Note 9 - already has Bluetooth support.