Originally Posted by Guru
People are already paying $10 to EA if they buy a used sports title. Trust me, people will pay it. Sucks for the rest of us but if you want to play the games we are going to have to deal with this new approach.
It isn't just sports. ALL of their games will have an online component going forward.
It's easy to say "I won't buy EA" but they publish about 35% of all games on the market at any given time.