No, there are plenty of new features. New features being added for non-subscribers: -Giantbomb will shit down your throat. -You have to wait for the entirety of the Bombcast, but people who pay get it all at once. -You get to enjoy new colorful adds, which maybe even make a sound when you mouse over them. -You can now pay for something that was free. Awesome, right?
This formula isn't new at all, really. Create awesome website, everything is free, grow a community, introduce subscriptions, neglect non-subscribers, ????, profit!