This story has been corrected to reflect changes to the company's earnings accounting
After the market close, the video game developer reported $1.15 billion in revenue for the quarter, up from $1.07 billion a year ago. Digital sales generated 60%, or $685 million, of total revenue for the period.
Breakeven earnings were up from a loss of 14 cents a share in the year-ago period. FactSet analysts were looking for a GAAP loss of 13 cents a share.
For the current quarter, EA expects to report earnings of $1.64 a share on $1.48 billion in revenue.
EA has guided for full-year earnings of $2.91 a share on revenue of $4.80 billion.