Electronic Arts is the leading company in the world of interactive entertainment. Founded in 1982, the Company develops, publishes, and distributes interactive software worldwide for video game systems, personal computers, cellular handsets and the Internet. EA employs 1,800 people in B.C. at two development studios: EA Canada and Black Box. These studios create some of the most popular titles in the videogame industry, including Need For Speed, FIFA Soccer, NHL, Skate, and more.