RSS Feeds NGN on Facebook NGN on Twitter NGN on YouTube
Welcome, Guest. Login | Register | PW? ]
Header logo

Electronic Arts voted Worst Company In America

Games publisher collects the most votes and claims dubious award

Posted on
Electronic Arts, which made its inaugural appearance in Consumerist.com's Worst Company In America tournament this year, has defeated Bank of America to claim the 2012 title.

The voting results set a tournament record for the most votes cast in a single round with 50,575 total submissions. While last year's winner, BP, narrowly beat out rival Bank of America in 2011, this year EA easily claimed the top spot, with 64 percent of the votes.

Over its three-week run, the seventh annual Worst Company In America tournament drew more than 260,000 total votes. EA overtook Sony, Best Buy, and Comcast in previous rounds of the voting.
 
EA has responded to the news to GI, only stating: "We're sure that bank presidents, oil, tobacco and weapons companies are all relieved they weren't on the list this year. We're going to continue making award-winning games and services played by more than 300 million people worldwide."

The Worst Company In America is a yearly tournament hosted by the Consumerist, which promotes users to nominate and vote for their most disliked companies in the US.

Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Game Screens
Conference Days at E3 2016

Showfloor images from E3 2015

Conference Day at E3 2011

Conference Days at E3 2016

Online
There is currently 1 member and 61 guests on the website right now.
Who's On?
Activity in the past 10 minutes:
Best News this Month
Rocket League Rumble update due September 8th
Free update will include a new mode, more customization and player trading

Posted 26 days ago
Free PlayStation Plus games for September 2016
A classic adventure, hardcore RPG, time-shifting platformer and more
28 days ago
World of Warcraft: Legion out now
The latest expansion for top MMO goes live today
29 days ago
The Sims 4 gets City Living expansion in November
Latest expansion pack adds a new high density urban area to explore
15 days ago
Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare beta announced
Beta will be first on PS4, full game will also include VR demo
26 days ago
Latest Comments
Free PlayStation Plus games for October 2016
Sep 28, 2016 by JamesJay
wow the best Ps+ month in a while, will be picking up...
Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare beta dated
Sep 25, 2016 by dapperr
Would be nice if this was public not just for people that...
FIFA 17 Play First Trial now live
Sep 23, 2016 by ixman92
Playing the Trial and I must say, what I've played of The...
Forza Horizon 3 Review
Sep 21, 2016 by 4Seven
cant wait to play this nice thanks for the very long...
Sniper Elite 4 - Debut Gameplay Trailer Video
Sep 21, 2016 by elorum
looks the same as sniper elite 3? plus melee xray i...
New Game Network NGN Facebook NGN Twitter NGN Youtube NGN RSS