Star Wars: The Old Republic — The MMO Gamer

More SWTOR F2P Changes Made


Star Wars: The Old Republic brought more changes to its free-to-play model yesterday thanks to player feedback, and there are still more tweaks slated for the future. With yesterday’s patch, Preferred Status players will now be given 4 Quickbars by default, up from the 2 previously allowed those who are former subscribers, or have spent […]

Busy MMO Week Ahead


If you’re an MMO gamer, you’ve got quite a bit to look forward to this week with big changes in two popular MMO’s. First off, Rift is launching it’s first expansion, Storm Legion, tomorrow Nov. 13th, and this isn’t just some minor content update they want to charge money for. Two new continents which TRIPLE […]

Graphical Updates Coming to SWTOR with Update 1.5


Star Wars: The Old Republic is going “free-to-play” soon, but that doesn’t mean the team isn’t still hard at work improving the game. Senior Tech Artist Ben Cloward recently posted some preview pics of the new shader program that is going to add translucency of light to the foliage of the SWTOR Universe. Those players […]

SWTOR F2P Model Changes Due to Beta Feedback


Star Wars: The Old Republic‘s incoming “free-to-play” conversion is live on the public test shards, and thanks to player feedback the team at BioWare have made some adjustments to some of the F2P restricitons. Damion Schubert posted the following on the official forums: “We’ve been observing PTS closely over the last few days. In that […]

SWTOR Gives a Glimpse Into the Future


Star Wars: The Old Republic released a new video trailer today highlighting some of the upcoming content and features due out for the game. Take a sneak peek at the new operations, warzones, and more in the video below.