DICE (company)

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EA Digital Illusions CE AB (DICE) is a Swedish video game developer. Electronic Arts has been its parent company since 2006.

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The company was founded in 1992 by Olof "Olle" Gustafsson, Markus Nyström, Fredrik Liljegren and Andreas Axelsson. It released such products as Battlefield, Mirror's Edge and Star Wars Battlefront series. DICE also develops the Frostbite game engine. In 2000, DICE acquired the developer Refraction Games (developers of Codename Eagle).[1]

Electronic Arts (EA) announced one of their intent to purchase all outstanding shares in DICE in November 2004 and in March 2006.[2][3]

In 2020 DICE had 714 employees.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Digital Illusions - taisteluni".
  2. EA and DICE announce new merger plan | GamesIndustry.biz
  3. EA to Buy Digital Illusions - IGN

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