Redwood City, Calif. – Video game publisher Electronic Arts (NASD: ERTS)
announced on Tuesday that it has signed a five-year partnership with Facebook,
to make Facebook Credits the exclusive payment method for EA games on Facebook.
The publisher’s "Pet Society" and "Restaurant City" titles
are among the top ten games on Facebook by daily active users, and recently
debuted a Pogo Games casual games channel in beta there.
As part of the
agreement, EA will receive the same 70% revenue share for Facebook Credits that
is standard for all developers on Facebook.