Star Wars: Galaxies to be released in December?

Seen on bbc news:

Is this for real? I thought it would slip far past December…

It won’t make this year…I would be surprised if it came out before September.

Don’t count on it this year, 'cos Sony’s going to cancel Christmas.

They’re in mid-to-late beta. From what I hear, it’s not that close to done, but they’re making good progress.

I’ve expected it to slip, too, but they should like their still confident that they’ll make it on time.