Agreed it is pretty sad. They are definitely afraid of something, just what that is I don't know. Probably fear of losing more subs when they say "uh yeah we haven't done anything yet. we'll get back to you."
Either that, or they have a policy against not revealing potential spoilers with regard to story content.
Hypothetical spoliers they might want to hide:
Because talking about SGRs might spoil you, even though they talk about OGRs in the blogs and Companions 101.