Star Wars: The Old Repu...

Information released to investors and stockholders at the Electronic Arts conference call gives insight into the game’s progress so far.  Here are some bulleted highlights: Over 2 million SWTOR units were sold in just over a month SWTOR has 1.7 million active subscribers....
Feb 3, 2012

Will EA Make Money With...

Industry news is ablaze with quarreling perspectives on Star Wars: The Old Republic and how it will affect Electronic Arts’ bottom line.  EA has traditionally been going head-to-head with other big gamemakers in the console and PC arenas and has only recently tried to get a big...
Dec 2, 2011

Fans Petition to Keep S...

Following Sony Online Entertainment’s announcement that it would be pulling the plug on Star Wars Galaxies, fans have begun to rally support to keep the game from shutting down at the end of the year.  SOE’s decision was influenced by a number of factors, including the...
Jun 29, 2011

SWTOR: EA Invests $80 M...

The highly anticipated MMO Star Wars: The Old Republic, developed by BioWare and Lucas Arts is getting big boosts by BioWare’s parent  company, Electronic Arts, in the best form possible: cold, hard cash. So far, EA is showing its dedication to a breakthrough MMO, committing at least...
May 13, 2011

SWTOR needs only 500K s...

EA’s CEO, John Riccitiello said that it would take only 500k subscribers for SWTOR to profit. That’s a very ambitious attitude right there. But the game is said to come out in September. It’s still a long way to go so let’s wait and see how this game will turn out....
Feb 4, 2011

Why do People Still Pla...

MMORPGs are the game of choice right now, both for players and for game creators.  There are constantly new online games being released – Champions Online, Star Trek Online, Final Fantasy XIV and more are to follow soon.  And there are even more expansions, patches and content...
Dec 26, 2010