I think everyone kind of knew that SWTOR was on the decline, but how much was always kept quite secret. The time has come for Star Wars The Old Republic to try and boost it's player base and go free to play (f2p).
If you want to check out all of the features of what you can get from F2P versus a premium subscription then head on over to: http://www.swtor.com/FREE/features.
In my personal...
Some huge news in the Star Wars The Old Republic this week, there has been rumors about layoffs over at the austin office for SWTOR. The rumors say that there is a large amount of layoffs coming to the austin office.
These were purely just rumors but then Rich Vogel the executive producer of Star Wars The Old Republic is no longer at the company which starts to make the rumors seem a lot more...
Some news has emerged that is great for people wanting to have a go at Star Wars The Old Republic. If you are an avid MMO gamer then it might be worth checking out aswell.
Star Wars The Old Republic has now been opened up to allow players to try it out up to level 15. If you like Star Wars or you are an MMO gamer, then I suggest checking it out. It is a good game but really lacks a full end...
PC Gamer sat down with James Ohlen to discuss Star Wars The Old Republic, to see what their stance was on a free to play model and if it could work for SWTOR. I am not sure if it is just me, but when a company starts an MMORPG as a premium subscription game and then move to a free to play model, it kind of feels like that they have been forced into it due to declining subscription numbers.
Ok maybe not underwear, but you will soon be able to fight in your social gear in SWTOR update 1.3.
Bioware has announced some of the features coming in game update 1.3, so strap yourself in and be ready to enjoy some of the exciting new features coming to SWTOR.
SWTOR Update 1.3 Additions
Wear Social Gear While Fighting
Legacy System Update
Some of the questions in the latest Star Wars the Old Republic Q & A could contain some spoilers, so be warned!
The first question revolved around hybrid classes, it feels from the answer that Bioware like hybrid classes, but want to make sure that they are not as strong at a specific role as a pure class.
Alacrity could potentially be getting an overhaul as it reduces your energy...
May The Fourth Be With You
Get logging on to SWTOR this weekend and you will be able to play for free. It might be worth checking out all of the new UI and legacy changes if they are now active on the live realm.
I used to play SWTOR but got bored of the story, it did feel like it was dragging me down and stopping me from getting ahead by just destroying waves and waves of mobs (yes I know I may be on my own in that...
Star Wars The Old Republic has announced some of the updates coming in patch 1.2, including some great little bits about the Legacy System. SWTOR fans will be glad to hear that some of the updates include:
An updated Legacy System
PvP Warzone Ranks
For the full run down of all the features coming in patch 1.2 then check out: http://www.swtor.com/news-...
On the 24th of February we saw a new blog posts Q and A from Georg Zoeller regarding SWTOR game update 1.2.
They answered lots of questions from the community, one of the interesting ones was the mention of a looking for group tool, no details were given about the tool itself, but there was a promise of releasing more information about it closer to release.
It looks like there will not be...