GW has 2,600 employees, including shop workers, model makers, designers, and support staff, and each of those employees is getting a bonus of £5,000. This comes from a £2.6M profit share (with an extra £10.6M added on top). Senior managers are getting a share of an additional £1.1M pot.
While GW has had to close several of its 523 stores, there are plans to open more in the US, Japan, and China.
Additionally, Games Workshop has given back the financial support it received from the government.
The Guardian has more on the topic.
Hasbro has reported that WotC’s revenue from D&D has increased even dramatically over the past year, with the company’s net revenues and operating profit increasing by over 100% in Q2 2021.
An update on D&D from Wall Street. In the second quarter earnings report, Hasbro called out D&D revenue growth. D&D revenue grew in both analog and digital. ”We take a holistic approach and are pleased with the direction of our digital transformation. For Dungeons & Dragons, which grew in…