Author: Lisa Clark

Is SWTOR Worth Trying in 2019?

Are you new to SWTOR or thinking about picking up the game? Do you have friends or family who are interested in playing? Maybe you’re still playing and you’re trying to get some of your buddies in but they’re wondering if it’s worth it now that the game has been out for a long time. In this video, you can get honest thoughts from an experienced player about the game, a brief history, and whether or not it’s worth coming back to. “If you’ve heard about Star Wars: The Old Republic, and have been wondering about whether its worth trying and playing or not in 2019, from a veteran of the game. We’ll cover the cost of the game and its expansions, its strengths and weaknesses, and how it it has improved since launch. “ Personally, I really love videos from Swtorista and this one is no exception. I also…

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BUCKETHEADS: A Star Wars Story

You know we love our fan films here and we have another fun one to bring to you today. Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a Stormtrooper? What do they go through in life? What do they experience while trying to carry out their job? Now, in this new film, you can discover some answers to that. BUCKETHEADS is a Star Wars Fan Film from the Stormtroopers’ perspective. Shot in September 2017 in Vancouver, BC, Canada, it was a wonderful journey, with over 76 people directly involved in this effort to tell a Star Wars Story from the Imperial point of view. This film wouldn’t have been possible without the involvement of the 501st Legion, Vader’s fist. Learn more here: http://www.501st.com | http://www.whitearmor.net I had the very nerdy pleasure of meeting some of the 501st before and I can tell you they are amazing and they work…

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The History of Star Wars: Republic Commando

“In the pantheon of fictional universes, few are as rife with memorable characters as Star Wars. ” Ah, that is so very true. We love learning more about Star Wars and the various games built on the Star Wars universe. That’s why we love these ‘history of’ videos so much. GVMERS has a great series of history videos on Star Wars games and if you have not seen them yet, you should definitely check out their channel. Here’s a great one on The History of Star Wars Republic Commando. Whether you’ve played Republic Commando, or only heard of it, you will appreciate this video that tells you all about the game, its history, and how it came to be. It’s a really great game that still resonates with Star Wars fans and gamers today. I encourage you to give the video a watch. It’s under 20 minutes and it’s really…

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Top 10 Sith Warrior Armors in SWTOR!

I have been playing SWTOR since release and writing about it here since we first found out it was being made. I’ve been following the game, the development, the characters and more for over 8 years now. It’s been a wild ride and I love to see where the game has come so far. I am also particularly fond of this new revival of Star Wars in general in pop culture. It’s a great time to be a Star Wars fan! On that topic, it’s a great time for looking at what other Star Wars fans are doing and one of my favorite SWTOR YouTubers has a series of videos about armor sets found in the game. Today I am going to share her video about Sith Warrior armor. If you haven’t seen it yet, I think you’ll really enjoy it. Sith Warrior is a fun class to play and…

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New Star Wars Game: Fallen Order – What we know so far.

There’s a new Star Wars game coming soon and we’re trying to find some more information to help you know just what to expect. You know that’s what we do here. About the Game Here are some things we know about the game so far: From Respawn Entertainment comes a brand-new action adventure game which tells an original Star Wars™ story around a surviving Padawan set shortly after the events of Star Wars™: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith™. The game will be releasing Holiday 2019. Sign up for their newsletter to be among the first to learn more about Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order™. Sign up here About the Devs Here is some information coming forward about the developing team at this time (most of this sourced via Twitter): Blair Brown @BlairBroon – Producer: Previously worked on Bioware. Dragon Age Inquisition, Mass Effect Andromeda, Some Unknown Project and Anthem Richard Gspan @r_greenspan – Technical Artist:…

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Vader Episode 1: Shards of the Past

You know how we love our fan films here but we haven’t had any for you in a while. That is going to change today, however, because we have stumbled across an awesome new film for you to enjoy. As far as fan films go, this one is really top of the game. It will keep you hooked from start to finish and it really shows that it IS possible to take older characters and bring them back in new stories and new ways and it works. And it doesn’t feel like a fan film. That’s probably one of the best parts. It doesn’t feel like people in costumes. It is immersive. It is realistic. It will suck you in and you’ll forget it’s not an official film. In fact, some fans even feel like it’s better than some of the new official films we’re getting in the franchise. Yeah,…

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KOTOR Remake Project is Officially Canceled

Remember how excited we all were to hear that Poem Studios was making a KOTOR remake?Apeiron  was a fan-made remake of the full KOTOR game with the Unreal engine. We shared images and video demos with you here before on the site and now we have the very sad news of telling you that the Disney banhammer has hit the makers of Aperion. Disney has now forced Poem Studios to shut down their beloved project. They shared the letter they have from Lucasfilm and their decision to back down, as they don’t have the resources to fight it: It’s with a great sadness that I’m posting today; I recently received a letter from Lucasfilm instructing Poem to end production on Apeiron. After a few days, I’ve exhausted my options to keep it afloat; we knew this day was a possibility. I’m sorry and may the force be with you pic.twitter.com/OCRmMIjwGT —…

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Zynga Announces New Game and Takeover of SW Commander

Zynga had two great new announcements for us this week. First, they have a new multi-year agreement with Disney to develop a new free-to-play Star Wars game for mobile devices. on August 21st in an official press release, they shared the news of the new game: “Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq:ZNGA), a leading social game developer, today announced a multi-year licensing agreement with Disney to develop and publish a new mobile game, with the option for a second game, that brings to life the universe of Star Wars ™ for players around the world. As a part of the agreement, Zynga will also assume operation of the live service of Star Wars ™: Commander, a free-to-play real-time strategy game developed by Disney that was launched in 2014. “Star Wars is one of the most iconic franchises in the world and has engaged generations of fans for decades. As game makers and moviegoers,…

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Lando is Back! Episode IX Begins Filming Soon

Who’s ready for some more Star Wars? The hype is still real when it comes to the new Start Wars films and Lucasfilm has just announced the cast for Episode IX. There will be returning and new cast members for the final installment of the Skywalker saga. They  begin filming at Pinewood Studios in London on August 1, 2018 for the film that is set to release in December of 2019. Meanwhile, Betfair offers and promotions for NJ In a press release on StarWars.com, they said: “Returning cast members include Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Domhnall Gleeson, Kelly Marie Tran, Joonas Suotamo, and Billie Lourd. Joining the cast of Episode IX are Naomi Ackie, Richard E. Grant, and Keri Russell, who will be joined by veteran Star Wars actors Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, and Billy Dee Williams, who will reprise his role as Lando Calrissian. The role of Leia…

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The Dark Resurgence: A Star Wars Story (Fan Film)

There are so many things to love about May 4th, but of those, one of my favorites is all the Star Wars fan films that come out. There are so many great Star Wars fan films out there and in May of every year, we get to see even more. It’s an exciting time for any Star Wars fan. With that in mind, here’s another great film to add to your list. It’s just under 15 minutes long, so it’s a quick watch, but I think you’ll like it as much as we do. From Mike The Marine: “I’m proud to finally present, The Dark Resurgence: A Star Wars Story!!! My team and I worked hard on this film for a little over 2 years! Due to my school and work, the visual effects and editing took much longer. But in the end, the Force was with me and I…

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