EA COO Jumps Ship for Zynga

on April 26, 2011 2:00 PM

EA COO Jumps Ship for Zynga

Ladies and Gentlemen, this is the mark of the end of times. John Schappert, Chief Operating Officer of Electronic Arts quit the company yesterday. Reuters has sources pointing to Schappert signing up with Social Gaming giant Zynga, who are best known as the Google of Social Games. This is one of the signs of the approaching gaming apocalypse. With this and the fall of the PSN, if you see something called “The Pink Mamba” it’s time to get to your shelter.

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John is what you might call something of a badass. When he's not writing about games or playing them, he's playing in the Kansas City band "Documentary" and drinking as many different beers as often as he can. He's a huge comic nerd in the best sense of the term, with a particular love for the Creator Owned movement.