Old Republic gets Trooper class, new comic By Patrick Garratt, Monday, 11 May 2009 06:54 GMT Share on: Facebook Twitter Reddit Google+ A Trooper class has been announced for BioWare MMO The Old Republic. Get details here. It’s a Republic soldier, basically, favouring a blaster over a light saber. In addition, the latest comic for the Star Wars game has been released. Get it here.