Star Wars: The Old Republic Articles
Star Wars: The Old Republic has been updated to v5.10.3 "The Dantooine Incursion". New content invites players to head to and explore a brand new planet, Dantooine. The planet comes with a brand new in-game event called Pirate Incursion that ramps up the tensions between the Republic and the Empire. The planet is open for exploration at all times, though some daily quests are only available during peaceful times.
Star Wars: The Old Republic players who log into the game between now and May 6th will receive an M4-Y8 Astromech Droid in celebration of Star Wars Day. The Droid will be delivered in-game beginning May 10th. In addition, a number of Cartel Market items will be on sale throughout the week.
Earlier this month, BioWare announced the next expansion coming to Star Wars: The Old Republic. While the announcement was a bit thin on details, today Daniel Steed has pushed out a roadmap of Onslaught-related articles that will go up between now and the September release date.
During last night's Chicago Cantina presentation, Star Wars: The Old Republic devs announced "Onslaught", a new expansion coming to the game. Darth Malgus is back and is in command of the Sith fleet as it prepares "a devastating attack on the Republic". Players will be able to choose to try to stop him, or to help him. Click through for more details.
The Star Wars: The Old Republic team has posted a teaser for a new in-game event called The Dantooine Incursion. This new event will join other recurring events "such as Rakghoul Resurgence and Relics of the Gree". The action takes place on the distant planet of Dantooine where the Republic is looking to gain a foothold due to its proximity to Sith Empire space.
Star Wars: The Old Republic is going to be getting some "under the hood" tuning that will bring some big changes to the game. Dynamic Placeable Objects will be overhauled as the team looks to the future for new content. The unnecessarily complicated web of DYNs makes it necessary to change up the system a bit. They will be refined, polished and optimized to make creating DYN packages much quicker yielding faster development of new content.
When Jedi Under Siege launched for Star Wars: The Old Republic, it came with some pretty sweet new things for guilds to participate in. Players in guilds have been "flourishing" through leveling and PvP challenges and with new management tools for leaders. The Heralds of Victory update (v5.10.2) will contain a new system called Guild Heraldry that is "another tool for guilds to rally behind". Guilds will be able to create a custom emblem that will represent them throughout the entire game.
The STar Wars: The Old Republic site has a new mini-interview with Creative Director Charles Boyd where he speaks about the inclusion of some pretty familiar faces in Jedi Under Siege which launched in December. He speaks about the such well-known characters as Darth Malgus, Master Gnost-Dural. He also speaks about new characters, what the team was most excited for players to find in the update and how Ossus is something different from all the other planets.
BioWare is ready to break out the fireworks in honor of the seventh anniversary of Star Wars: The Old Republic. From now through January 15the, players can head into the game to claim celebratory rewards, some of them brand new for 2018. Players will receive the Commemorative Statue: Return of Malgus, Weapon Display: Satele Shan, Weapon Display: Darth Malgus and some fireworks! Players can also claim a Dromund Kaas or Coruscant Stronghold for only seven credits!
After today's server downtime, Star Wars: The Old Republic is back up with the new "Jedi Under Siege" content expansion. Players at level 70 will find the new Ossus storyline taking place on the Jedi home planet featuring both an Imperial and Republic quests. IN addition, there is a new a brand new daily area to explore. The unique twist in Jedi Under Siege is that players can choose which faction to support, even the opposing one.
The Star Wars: The Old Republic site has been updated with a list of events that will be taking place in-game between now and the end of January 2019. Readers can find out the start and end dates for each event as well as a short description of the event and the possible rewards players can earn for participation.
The Star Wars: The Old Republic site has been updated to let the community know that the next major content update is launching in December. Jedi Under Siege takes place on "the ancient Jedi world of Ossus" where the Sith have invaded. Players will be able to support either side of the struggle irrespective of their current player faction. "Will you support your own faction, or secretly sabotage their efforts in order to support your former enemies?"
From now through November 1st, fans of Star Wars: The Old Republic can play the game's first two expansions for free by entering the code "REVANSFATE" on the official site. This unlocks both the Rise of the Hutt Cartel and Shadow of Revan expansions that will allow players to try out the game from levels 1-60 for free over the next two weeks.
Star Wars: The Old Republic has been updated to v5.9.3 "Fame & Fortune". Most notably, players can look forward to the brand new 8v8 Huttball Warzone called The Sky Shredder. Players will duke it out "atop a deadly flying barge set over the mining planet of Vandin".
The Fall Roadmap for Star Wars: The Old Republic has been posted to the official site that lays out the first details about what players can expect over the next several months. A new story chapter, Jedi Under Siege, will "kick off with a bang on the ancient Jedi World" and will feature both Republic and Imperial storylines. "We will see the return of several fan-favorite characters as well as the introduction of some exciting new characters," the blog reads.