Publisher output 13 new games and had more than 42 million new players
Electronic Arts has announced preliminary financial results for its fiscal fourth quarter and full year ended March 31, 2021.
Total sales for fiscal 2021 was $6.190 billion, up 15% year-over-year, and over $600 million above original expectations. The company delivered 13 new games and had more than 42 million new players during the fiscal year.
FIFA 21, life to date, has more than 25 million console/PC players. FIFA Ultimate Team players grew 16% year-over-year and FUT matches were up 180%. Apex Legends has more than 100 million players life to date on console/PC, and Season 8 had more than 12 million weekly average players.
Record number of new players joined Madden NFL on console/PC during fiscal 21. The Sims 4, life to date, has almost 36 million players and delivered its sixth consecutive year of franchise growth.
For Fiscal Year (ending March 31, 2022), net revenue is expected to be approximately $6.800 billion.