We are waiting for both sides to return responce briefs to the court, but the existing testimony is plenty interesting- for both 40k and WFB fans.
First up, to bring you up to speed, go read THIS FIRST if you aren’t current on the case. Now, while we are waiting for both sides to respond to the opposing sides Motions for Summary Judgement, lets take a look at some VERY interesting witness testimony.
For years, one of the most shrouded pieces of information regarding Games Workshop is the breakdown of sales by game system. This data never appears in any financial reports and is kept close to the vest. Thanks to the Chapterhouse case, some details have come out.
Go read this testimony:
Now read pages 206-221 of the PDF.
A sealed document that is not part of the public record (exhibit 143) is being discussed that covers Games Workshop’s sales figures – broken down by game system. While the public can’t see the final document in question, you can glean a lot by just the questions and answers given.
Here are just a few datapoints:
How much bigger do you think 40K is than Fantasy right now, and what do you think that means for Games Workshop moving forward?