Tag Archives: Star Wars The Old Republic
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 20:40 GMT
Star Wars: The Old Republic subscribers can now gain early access to the Galactic Starfighter expansion. The content allows players duel it out via space combat, using two teams of 12 players. Various fighter ships are available and include: Scout, Strike Fighter and Gunship. Players can also customize their ships by spending earned Requisition. A video detailing customization is below. Preferred status players will gain access on January 14 and Free players can try it out on February 4.Read over the patch notes here.
Fri, Nov 15, 2013 | 15:48 GMT
Star Wars: The Old Republic has an new, free-to-play, digital expansion coming in December, which will include PvP space battles called Galactic Starfighter. To give you an idea of what to expect from it, BioWare has released a new video as well as screenshots.
Thu, Oct 24, 2013 | 22:54 BST
Star Wars: The Old Republic players not currently subscribed to the MMORPG should log in soon to avoid losing their character names in an upcoming seizure.
Fri, Nov 15, 2013 | 14:01 GMT
Tue, Oct 08, 2013 | 21:28 BST
The next digital expansion for Star Wars: The Old Republic is called Galactic Starfighter and it will contain 12 vs 12 space battles.
Tue, Oct 01, 2013 | 21:22 BST
Star Wars: The Old Republic update 2.4, The Dread War, is now available. It adds new operations, and pits players against the Dread Masters in the story finale. It also adds new 4v4 Warzones, PvP Arenas, new gear, and class balance changes. Hit up the official website for patch notes.
Fri, Sep 13, 2013 | 04:18 BST
Released back in April as a $10 add on, the The Old Republic’s Hutt expansion pack which includes an increased level cap and most of the MMO’s end game content is now free to subscribers as part of the game’s 2.4 update. However, if you’re not subscribed to Bioware’s free to play MMO, the expansion will now cost you $20. Go figure.
Wed, Aug 28, 2013 | 02:35 BST
Star Wars: The Old Republic update 2.4 has been detailed on the MMORPG’s website. Called The Dread War, it adds new operations, story missions and warzone arenas, and pits players against the Dread Masters in the finale to the story arc of the same name. If this fires your lymphatic system, hit the link above for more details, or check out an in-lore interview or blog about the new 4v4 war arena.
Sat, Aug 24, 2013 | 21:44 BST
Star Wars: The Old Republic held a cantina tour at gamescom this week, and those who attended where handed some assets of upcoming content heading to the MMO. If you head over to Dulfy.net, you can get a look at images such as concept art for the dewback mount, the planet Oricon, the F5-SC battle droid refer a friend award, the Makrin pet coming to the Cartel Market and more. The next cantina tour stop is next weekend during PAX Prime. Thanks, Massively.
Sun, Aug 11, 2013 | 22:15 BST
BioWare has a launched a new incentive for Star Wars: The Old Republic, in which subscribers will earn a Battle Droid pet, Cartel Coins, and the Kurtob Alliance Speeder if they get a friend to sign up or return to the game. The referred friend also gets a few perks: new subs receive the Jumpstart Bundle for faster levelling; previous subs receive seven days of subscription access, one Complimentary Character Transfer for the lifetime of the account, and the Preferred Friends Bundle with special convenience and customization unlocks. Not a bad incentive. Gte more information through the link. Thanks, TenTonHammer.
Tue, Aug 06, 2013 | 23:25 BST
Star Wars: The Old Republic has been updated with a host of new content titled Titans of Industry.
Fri, Jul 19, 2013 | 09:31 BST
Star Wars: The Old Republic developer BioWare Austin looks to be adding Tauntaun mounts to its MMO, according to a new batch of images that have popped up online. The gallery also shows new PvP arenas that could be added in the game’s 2.4 update.
Sat, Jun 29, 2013 | 21:11 BST
SWTOR update 2.3 is live on the public test servers, and according to Bioware, one of the perks of the update will be an Ewok combat companion. Dulfy.net has the low-down on the furry fella, and in order to make use of his services, you’ll need to have a level 40 legacy and a million credits. The teddy bear critter also sports heavy armor and can make use of heal and tank stances. Stats and a cutscene featuring the Endorian through the link. More information on the 2.3 update and what is on the PTS is through here. Thanks, Massively.
Wed, Jun 19, 2013 | 01:24 BST
BioWare has announced a number of double XP weekends for Star Wars: The Old Republic to be held over northern summer.
Fri, Jun 14, 2013 | 12:27 BST
Star Wars: The Old Republic has received a new trailer, this time for the MMO’s Operation Nightmare update. It all looks a bit mad and well, nightmarish.
Mon, Jun 03, 2013 | 02:19 BST
Just a reminder that BioWare has elected to shutter the Australian-Pacific servers for Star Wars: The Old Republic, and you have a limited time to take advantage of free server transfers.
Mon, Jul 08, 2013 | 22:36 BST
The ancient Gree starship, Gray Secant, is returning to Ilum May 21-28, and will provide SWTOR players with some nifty rewards such as unique armor, pets, weapons, and the like. Players will earn Reputation points has they “fight the Gree’s grand mission,” and players level 45 and over can jump into the event before it returns at level 55 in the future. For more information, you can visit the in-game News Terminal located on Carrick Station or Vaiken Spacedock, or just head over to the game’s official website. A video is below.
Tue, May 14, 2013 | 20:31 BST
Bioware has released a SWTOR video giving you a better look at the new customization options which launched today with update 2.1. You were given a slight glimpse last week, now set your eyes on the video below which shows off the Appearance Designer in action. And don’t forget about the new playable Cathar species either.
Sat, May 11, 2013 | 16:31 BST
SWTOR is getting dye modules with game update 2.1, and to show these off a bit, BioWare has released a new video. It’s less than a minute long, but it gives you the idea well enough. Have a look below. Game update 2.1 is expected on May 14 and update 2.2 is set to roll out on June 11. Thanks, Massively.
Mon, Apr 29, 2013 | 00:31 BST
Star Wars: The Old Republic players will soon be able to radically alter their characters in handy-dandy customisation booths.