Meanwhile, Nintendo Switch is two for two in 2019, taking home the top spot in hardware sales for the second month in a row.
While it's unclear what lies in store for Anthem, BioWare's active involvement in the game's online community suggests EA isn't ready to pull the plug on the game so soon after launch.
Here's what happened in influencer marketing and streaming news for the week of February 25-March 1, 2019.
EA rebuts YouTube creator Gggmanlives' allegation that he was 'blacklisted' for being 'too honest' in his Anthem critique.
Would EA have been better off labeling its demo weekends as 'beta tests?'
EA continues its post-Battlefront II redemption tour with BioWare's upcoming cooperative action game.
BioWare's Jonathan Warner, game director on Anthem, talks about the evolution of the studio and how things are "pretty upbeat right now."
Cloud gaming on the horizon as EA continues strong rebuke of loot boxes.