They blame Battlefield 5s less than expected adoption rate with no battle royale mode at launch and a focus on a singleplayer story line. The are hopeful for Anthem and Apex Legends. They mentioned Respawn is still working on Jedi: Fallen Order.
EA confirmed that a range of console-specific games is expected to launch by year’s end, including a new Plants vs. Zombies “shooter,” a new game in the Need for Speed series, and the Respawn-developed Star Wars game Jedi: Fallen Order . An additional Titanfall-related game is also slated to launch by year’s end, but Wilson would not offer any further details about what shape that game might take (meaning: a remake of an existing Titanfall game isn’t yet out of the question).
EA also is threatening layoffs:
Wilson told investors to expect “deliberate changes to our organization and operational focus.”