Posted Wed, Jul 20, 2005 by Boomjack
Biz Model Wars! I prefer swimsuit model wars!
Next Generation has an interesting article about the MMOG business model wars featuring Richard Garriott of NCSoft. Friends, Romans, Countrymen, lend me your money:
"It’s impressed the reviewers and it’s topped the sales charts. But Guild Wars has an awesome task to perform. “We have to sell at least five times more copies than a subscriber-based online game in order to get to about the same level of profitability,” says Garriott, matter of factly."
You can read the entire MMOG Biz Model Wars article at Next Generation.