Year-End Report for the Fiscal Year 2005
Continued success and improved profits Operating profit over SEK 57m for 2005
• Net revenues for the full-year 2005 amounted to SEK 225.7m (SEK 209.3m), representing an increase of 8 percent compared with 2004. Total operating revenues were SEK 226.7m (SEK 213.7m). • Profit after financial items in 2005 amounted to SEK 61.8m (SEK 40.3m), representing a rise of 53 percent compared with 2004. This improvement is primarily attributable to higher royalty revenues from the Battlefield 2 game. The pre-tax profit margin in 2005 was 27 percent (19 percent). • Profit after tax in 2005 amounted to SEK 44.2m (SEK 28.6m), representing SEK 4.37 per share (SEK 2.83). • Net revenues for the fourth quarter 2005 amounted to SEK 61.8m (SEK 36.6m). Profit after financial items for the fourth quarter 2005 was SEK 16.1m (SEK –9.4m), and the profit after tax amounted to SEK 11.3m (SEK –7.1m). • Royalties stood for 55 percent of Digital Illusions' total revenues in 2005. • Sales of Battlefield 2, which was launched at the end of June 2005, have continued to be very good. Up to December 31, the game had sold 1,900,000 units. The Battlefield 2 Special Forces expansion pack was launched in November. Up to the end of 2005, the game had sold 650,000 units, which exceeds the Company's expectations. The products in the Battlefield series have sold an overall total of about 9.2 million units.