In the earlier of today, one of the global famous electronic game company EA which the collects the development and distribution functions with itself released a financial year in the fourth quarter earnings, the results showed: until the March 31th, 2012, EA flag in December last year began operation, eye-catching MMORPG "Star Wars: the old republic "paying customers is for 1.3 million, contrast to the date which released in early 1.7 million subscribers fell nearly 24%. EA also said: two newest content package are in development, one of the "heritage and alliance" (Legacy and Allies) will be on this financial year in the first quarter officially server for updating.
EA financial director Ken Barker (Ken Barker) said: we achieved good results in the last financial years , according to the statistics of the generally accepted accounting principles, the earnings of per share grows in 20%, and this trend will be continue.
EA chief executive John Ricky mention jeroboam (John Riccitiello) said it: we have made great progress in many aspects , including download industry affairs it grows in 76% before the annual; The quality effect 3 ", "FIFA street football" and "o Myra kingdom: punishment" successfully issued bringing us great benefits; Battlefield 3 "also managed to enter the growing of the first person shooter game market, on active users to 6.3 million people; We told the Star Wars OL "pleased with the performance, the scored entrenched MMORPG market, believe that the next step would be to have a better performance; We also in acquired last year leisure game company Popcap, this is helpful to our schedule in competitive; And the number of users of the EA platform more than 11 million, this is also a great wealth.
Foreign media reports, Cowen&Company analysts group released a new report says, the sales of players of "Star Wars: the old republic" has started to decline. The report shows that subscribers in February has reached peak value 1.7 million, analysts predict its subscribers will have dropped to about 1.25 million.