Tag Archives: swtor
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.
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.
Wed, Jul 17, 2013 | 07:37 BST
The next big update for Star Wars: The Old Republic is 2.3, coming on August 6 with two new flashpoints and an Ewok companion, but BioWare says that update 2.4, which is tentatively dated for October 1, might be an even bigger deal, as it will arrive with two new operations, new 4v4 arenas and a new tier of gear for both PvP and PvE.
Wed, Jul 10, 2013 | 21:20 BST
Bioware has updated SWTOR by adding a Nightmare Mode to Legions of Scum and Villainy, via Update 2.2.2. You can check it out in the video below and read more on it through the official update. The team is also teasing more on its Game Update 2.3, Titans of Industry, through a game page update regarding the Czerka Corporation. There’s not much on it at the moment, but enough to whet your appetite a bit.
Fri, Jul 05, 2013 | 23:48 BST
August is going to bring players of Star Wars: The Old Republic Update 2.3, which comes with a new Ewok companion that they can buy, but that’s not all that next month will give you. August will also see the first Bounty Contract Week, which will allow players to take, you know, bounties to hunt down and kill.
Sat, Jun 01, 2013 | 19:57 BST
Star Wars: The Old Republic update 2.2, Operation Nightmare, has a full page entry on the official site. While the majority of the information has already been reported, you can at least find out everything you need to know in one handy dandy place regarding Nightmare mode, Legions of Scum and Villainy, and more. Double XP Weekends will also start on June 21. .Update 2.2 is still targeted for a June 11 release.
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.
Fri, Apr 26, 2013 | 19:06 BST
Thu, Apr 11, 2013 | 23:46 BST
The latest Star Wars: The Old Republic dev blog post highlights the most crucial, anticipated, and weight addition to the MMORPG accompanying the Rise of the Hutt Cartel digital expansion: macrobinoculars. Yes friends, now you can survey your surroundings in keen detail. This is what we live for; this is why the bones of our hands are permanently fused into the WASD configuration – so we can gaze at virtual landscapes in freedom. Beautiful. It also allows you to find hidden objects or something; I don’t know, I’m too busy questioning my life choices to read the whole thing.
Wed, Apr 10, 2013 | 19:59 BST
SWTOR game update 2.0 went live today, and Bioware has released a new video rife with the Legions of Scum and Villainy. The later is a level 55 operation, and contains various, vicious enemies you’ll face on the planet Darvannis. The video also give you a look at the new Legacy Achievements system. The game update went live yesterday alongside early access to Rise of the Hutt Cartel, along with guild rewards such as a stackable 5% boost to experience. Hit up the video below.