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Baseball, Fifa, and Future: This is not a company interested in making quality videogames and it doesn't get any clearer than this: FISCAL 2018 SUMMARY OF EA'S BUSINESS EA's core strategies continued to deliver award-winning games and services to our players and deep player engagement. The breadth and depth of EA's portfolio of games across key platforms, combined with our focus on live services to extend and enhance our games, generated strong financial results for the Company We exceeded our net revenue and operating income guidance for fiscal 2018, drove higher gross margins, increased our cash provided by operations and invested in products and services for the future. Fiscal 2018 GAAP Financial and Operating Highlights We generated $5,150 million of net revenue and $3.34 diluted earnings per share . . . Our digital net revenue increased to $3,450 million and represented 67% of our total net . Operating profit margins were 27.8%. We delivered net income of $1,043 million and operating cash flow of $1,692 million We generated net bookings for a fiscal year of $5,180 million. Titles in our top franchises, including FIFA 18, Battlefield 1, Star Wars Battlefront 2, The Sims 4, our live services including Ultimate Team in our sports franchises and mobile titles including Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes and Madden NFL Mobile delivered hundreds of millions of hours of entertainment. We repurchased 5.3 million shares for $601 million. The financial performance, operational achievements and other fiscal year events summarized above provide context for the compensation decisions made by the Compensation Committee and Board of Directors in fiscal 2018 as we continue to structure our executive compensation program to align with pay-for-performance considerations. The Company's executive compensation program is designed to reward our officers for the achievement of specific Company-wide financial objectives and the creation of long-term stockholder value. . BOARD NOMINEES The following table provides summary information about our director nominees, each of whom is a current director of the Company Director Name Mr. Leonard S. Coleman Pri Since Independent Memberships Former President of The National 2001 NG, C League of Professional Baseball Clubs Founding General Partner Technology Crossover Ventures Vice Chairman, GRAIL, Inc. C. Hoag C (chair) Mr. Jeffrey T. Huber 2009 Mr. Lawrence F. ProbstIII Chairman, United States Olympic 1991 (Chairman) Ms. Talbott Roche President and Chief Executive Officer, Blackhawk Network 2016 Mr. Richard A. Simonson Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Sabre A (chair) ation Mr. Luis A. Ubiñas ormer Ford Foundation President, Globicon Chief Executive Officer Ms. Heidi J. Ueberroth Mr. Andrew Wilson Electronic Arts Inc. Blackhawk Network Holdings We enter into commercial dealings with Blackhawk Network Holdings, Inc., whereby Blackhawk Network Holdings offers EA-branded gift cards. During fiscal 2018, the aggregate amount involved in transactions with Blackhawk Network Holdings totaled approximately $2.5 million. Ms. Roche, one of our directors, is the Chief Executive Officer of Blackhawk Network Holdings. Ms. Roche has no involvement in Blackhawk Network Holdings' commercial dealings with EA and has no material direct or indirect interest in these transactions. Therefore, we do not consider these transactions to be related person transactions" within the meaning of applicable SEC rules. Our Board of Directors considered our dealings with Blackhawk Network Holdings in reaching its determination that Ms. Roche is an independent director Networ BLACKHAWK Holdings Gift card company Blackhawk Network Holdings Inc. is a privately held company that operates in the prepaid, gift card and payments industries. It supports solutions, technology management and distribution of branded value such as gift cards, telecom and financial service products Wikipedia CEO: Talbott Roche . FISCAL 2018 DIRECTOR COMPENSATION TABLE The following table shows compensation information for each of our non-employee directors during fiscal 2018. The compensation paid to Mr. Wilson is shown under "Fiscal 2018 Summary Compensation Table" found on page 36 of this Proxy Statement and the related explanatory tables Mr. Wilson does not receive any compensation for his service as a member of our Board of Directors. or Paid in Cash Awards Awards Total Leonard S. Coleman 82,500 259,925 75,000 259,925 7,503 342,428 70,000 259,925 329,925 369,925 Talbott Roche 72,500 259,925 7,185 339,610 90,000 259,925 8,991 358,916 45,000 94,965(2) 5,000 259,925 7,484 342,409 239,965 Do you think the tipping point is just around the corner? The moment when enough people cease funding corporate giants that are happy to destroy a hobby that we love.
Baseball, Fifa, and Future: This is not a company interested in making
 quality videogames and it doesn't get any clearer
 than this:
 FISCAL 2018 SUMMARY OF EA'S BUSINESS
 EA's core strategies continued to deliver award-winning games and services to our players and deep
 player engagement. The breadth and depth of EA's portfolio of games across key platforms, combined
 with our focus on live services to extend and enhance our games, generated strong financial results for
 the Company We exceeded our net revenue and operating income guidance for fiscal 2018, drove
 higher gross margins, increased our cash provided by operations and invested in products and
 services for the future.
 Fiscal 2018 GAAP Financial and Operating Highlights
 We generated $5,150 million of net revenue and $3.34 diluted earnings per share
 . . . Our digital net revenue increased to $3,450 million and represented 67% of our total net
 . Operating profit margins were 27.8%.
 We delivered net income of $1,043 million and operating cash flow of $1,692 million
 We generated net bookings for a fiscal year of $5,180 million.
 Titles in our top franchises, including FIFA 18, Battlefield 1, Star Wars Battlefront 2, The Sims 4,
 our live services including Ultimate Team in our sports franchises and mobile titles including
 Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes and Madden NFL Mobile delivered hundreds of millions of hours of
 entertainment.
 We repurchased 5.3 million shares for $601 million.
 The financial performance, operational achievements and other fiscal year events summarized above
 provide context for the compensation decisions made by the Compensation Committee and Board of
 Directors in fiscal 2018 as we continue to structure our executive compensation program to align with
 pay-for-performance considerations. The Company's executive compensation program is designed to
 reward our officers for the achievement of specific Company-wide financial objectives and the creation
 of long-term stockholder value. .
 BOARD NOMINEES
 The following table provides summary information about our director nominees, each of whom is a
 current director of the Company
 Director
 Name
 Mr. Leonard S. Coleman
 Pri
 Since Independent Memberships
 Former President of The National 2001
 NG, C
 League of Professional Baseball
 Clubs
 Founding General Partner
 Technology Crossover Ventures
 Vice Chairman, GRAIL, Inc.
 C. Hoag
 C (chair)
 Mr. Jeffrey T. Huber
 2009
 Mr. Lawrence F. ProbstIII Chairman, United States Olympic 1991
 (Chairman)
 Ms. Talbott Roche
 President and Chief Executive
 Officer, Blackhawk Network
 2016
 Mr. Richard A. Simonson
 Executive Vice President,
 Chief Financial Officer, Sabre
 A (chair)
 ation
 Mr. Luis A. Ubiñas
 ormer
 Ford Foundation
 President, Globicon
 Chief Executive Officer
 Ms. Heidi J. Ueberroth
 Mr. Andrew Wilson
 Electronic Arts Inc.
 Blackhawk Network Holdings
 We enter into commercial dealings with Blackhawk Network Holdings, Inc., whereby Blackhawk
 Network Holdings offers EA-branded gift cards. During fiscal 2018, the aggregate amount involved in
 transactions with Blackhawk Network Holdings totaled approximately $2.5 million. Ms. Roche, one of
 our directors, is the Chief Executive Officer of Blackhawk Network Holdings. Ms. Roche has no
 involvement in Blackhawk Network Holdings' commercial dealings with EA and has no material direct
 or indirect interest in these transactions. Therefore, we do not consider these transactions to be
 related person transactions" within the meaning of applicable SEC rules. Our Board of Directors
 considered our dealings with Blackhawk Network Holdings in reaching its determination that
 Ms. Roche is an independent director
 Networ
 BLACKHAWK
 Holdings
 Gift card company
 Blackhawk Network Holdings Inc. is a privately held
 company that operates in the prepaid, gift card and
 payments industries. It supports solutions, technology
 management and distribution of branded value such as
 gift cards, telecom and financial service products
 Wikipedia
 CEO: Talbott Roche
 .
 FISCAL 2018 DIRECTOR COMPENSATION TABLE
 The following table shows compensation information for each of our non-employee directors during
 fiscal 2018. The compensation paid to Mr. Wilson is shown under "Fiscal 2018 Summary
 Compensation Table" found on page 36 of this Proxy Statement and the related explanatory tables
 Mr. Wilson does not receive any compensation for his service as a member of our Board of Directors.
 or
 Paid in Cash Awards Awards Total
 Leonard S. Coleman
 82,500 259,925
 75,000 259,925 7,503 342,428
 70,000 259,925
 329,925
 369,925
 Talbott Roche
 72,500 259,925 7,185 339,610
 90,000 259,925 8,991 358,916
 45,000 94,965(2)
 5,000 259,925 7,484 342,409
 239,965
Do you think the tipping point is just around the corner? The moment when enough people cease funding corporate giants that are happy to destroy a hobby that we love.

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