Today I had the chance to talk with Council Member Kirai from the guild Imperium. Imperium is a hardcore guild that does pve and pvp very frequently – pritty much all week. Currently The guild is close to 300 members and have been around since pre-release on the Krath-US West server. The guild Have an awesomely designed guild site (imperiumtor.com) and are currently working on getting an podcast running. Check out the interview below:
Where did your guilds name come from?
Latin for Power to command
Can you give me a quick 2-3 sentance description of your guild?
Large, pantless, hardcore raiding guild, we run 3 raid groups almost every day of the week and have a pvp squad as well. Were laid back when not raiding but while raiding its no-bull shit zone and meaningless stuff isn’t tolerated. Otherwise were a fun entertaining guild all above 18+ one of the prequistis to entering guild. Have a fully function built from scratch guild site (imperiumtor.com). We play on the Krath-US server.
How did your guild come about?.
In the beginning our GM devious just randomly spam invited people on korriban and eventually it just grew to epic size weened a few people and that’s how it started.
What kind of play style do you focus on? PvE, PvP, RP:
PvE and PvP both are prime focuses of our guild.
What is your guild set up? How do you run your guild?
Ran by our council members when the GM is away all decisions are voted on by council when decided, the officers help manage when council members are not on which is rare otherwise most are members or our lowest rank being tested. WE run 3 8 man groups through raids and pvpers running all day. Otherwise laid back unless raid time or pvp zones
How serious do you play and/or run the guild?
Council and officers take there job very seriously were all good for fun games but we don’t tolerate any crap at the same time.
Do you have ranks or a certain hierarchy in your guild?
Why did you choose the Republic / the sith empire?
Sith overpowers the server has a wider player base thus a better economy. Plans on braching out across multi republic/sith servers as well.
Why do you run a guild?
To be the best of the best of our class and server, as well as rolling with the best players from around swtor.
How do you approach Raid Planning?
Utlilize our guild site for pre planning as well as the g message of the day, each is led by a council with a officer and lieutenant by the side each group does planning slightly different.
Are you always open for new recruits or do you want to keep a certain guild size?
Always open to anyone 18+, we give everyone a shot. Always scouting for new talent.
18+ no exceptions at all
290 atm growing faster everday
What makes your guild stand out from everyone else? What makes your guild unique?
We raid with no pants, are overall ambition to be the best in swtor.
What do you think of the game so far?
Lilttle buggy here in the beginning but bioware is making progress quicker each day
What Other Games are you currently playing as a guild?
None we live and breathe swtor every other game atm isn’t up to par
If somebody is interested now how and where can they apply for membership?
Find either Kirai, Morsus, Fiftybuds of council or any officer also can apply at our guild site.
One last question, if there was one thing you could ask the Dev’s to include, what would it be?