Game Update 4.3 PTS Patch Notes

Let's Make The Republic Great Again

As we told you yesterday, SWTOR 4.3 PTS is now online. Below are the patch notes. This patch includes a new warzone, arena, and new instancing within servers. Check it out:

Highlights
New Warzone: Odessen Proving Ground! Train with other mixed-faction Alliance teams by vying for control of multiple capture points in this new Odessen-based Warzone! Use power ups to turn the battle in your favor! (PTS Note: Only Odessen Proving Ground and Rishi Cove Arena are available in the PvP Queue).

New Warzone Arena: Rishi Cove Arena! This new Warzone Arena hosts 4v4 Deathmatches in both Ranked and Unranked queues. (PTS Note: Only Odessen Proving Ground and Rishi Cove Arena are available in the PvP Queue).

New Gameplay Focus Areas! Both PvP and PvE instances are now available on any server, allowing friends who prefer any gameplay type to play together on the same server. Players can toggle their focus via the mini-map icon.

Unlock additional Strongholds! You can now activate all 5 Strongholds for use by your Legacy!

More Flagship Decorations! Players can now place up to 300 Decorations (+50%) on their Guild Flagship!

General

  • Common Decoration limits have been increased to 999 (up from 50). Limited Decorations have not been changed.
  • Guilds can now have up to 1000 members (up from 500).
  • Players can now add a single space in their character name, e.g. “Satele Shan.”
  • Maximum Character name length has been increased to 20 (up from 16).
  • When using the “/who” command, if there are less than 10 results, the results are returned to the chat window instead of opening the “/who” interface. This behavior can be changed in Preferences.