EA's Origin Service Passes 30M Registered Users - NewsWilliam D'Angelo, posted on 01 November 2012 / 5,268 Views
Electronic Arts has announced the latest figures for its Origin digital game distribution service. The service how has more than 30 million registered users. This figure includes the 13 million registered users on mobile devices.
This is an increase of nine million since August, in which the service had 21 million registered users. It was just this past May that the service reached 12 million registered users, which shows nearly a three times increases in registered users in just six months.
EA's COO Peter Moore has noted that about 4.4 million registered users have purchased content. On average they spent $64.
"With the 70 plus developers that are now putting content on the platform," said Moore, "And with our own content itself - Medal of Honor debuted this week, obviously - our ability to continue to drive stronger commercial engagement as well as community engagement has got to be key, and the metrics all point towards that being a very strong part of our business."