Following a stunning 400K subscriber drop for Star Wars: The Old Republic in the March quarter,...

|By:, SA News Editor

Following a stunning 400K subscriber drop for Star Wars: The Old Republic in the March quarter, Electronic Arts (EA) plans to make much of the game available for free starting in July. EA spent over $150M to develop The Old Republic, and the shift to a "freemium" model could represent a last-ditch effort to make the game pay off. (yesterday)