EA's Peter Moore responds to UFC president for his violent remarks
"I have great respect for the organization and the individuals who have invested so much in the growth of this sport."
This morning we woke up with some harsh statements from the president of the UFC Dana White in which he declared war on Electronic Arts and commented, among other things, that EA Sports "does not give a shit about martial arts."
Peter moore, CEO of EA Sports, has responded diplomatically to White's outburst. “I know there has been a major controversy over EA Sports becoming a contender in this sport. I love combined martial arts, and we have been working on this game concept since I came to EA Sports two years ago, "said Moore. "I have great respect for the organization and the individuals who have invested so much in the growth of this sport."
"My interest in UFC it goes back to a Dreamcast video game in 2000, and I've been a fan ever since, ”commented the EA Sports executive. "Our game will bring both innovation and authenticity to combined martial arts, not to mention strong global publicity support, which will help increase the popularity of the sport around the world."