A Follow Up Analysis of Star Wars: The Old Republic from EA’s FY16 Annual Report

Introduction It’s been a lot longer since I’ve written a blog post than I envisioned when I wrote my last blog in December.  I’m still active on Twitter and Reddit regularly, but the time required to research and write these blog posts has been elusive this year.  However, with the release of EA’s Annual Report…

An Analysis of Star Wars: The Old Republic from EA’s Financial Reports

Introduction A few quick primers before I get into the details.  BioWare Austin is the development studio for Star Wars: The Old Republic and is owned by Electronic Arts (EA).  Very little information is released publicly about the finances of the game and as a subsidiary, BioWare Austin does not even file its own financial…

Materials No More

The Eternal Analysis After offering little official news regarding Crew Skills and other economic aspects of the expansion, in a single Developer Blog post this week more was announced than cumulatively so far.  Therefore, this is the third and final analysis post specifically about that information after I’ve struggled for months to find topics with enough passion…