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Star Wars Battlefront Not to Tie in to Episode VII

Posted by on Jul 27, 2014 in other starwars games, Star Wars: Battlefront | 0 comments

Star Wars Battlefront Not to Tie in to Episode VII

Since the announcement of the next Star Wars Battlefront game, many have been wondering if it will tie in to Episode VII and in what ways. We now have a new report Star Wars Underworld has this to say: Executive Vice President of EA Studios Patrick Soderlund recently spoke about how the game may or may not be connected the the upcoming film: “We’ve shown parts of the game to date. You know what were building is more rooted in the traditional Star Wars universe, not so much linked to the movie being made.” He...

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Obsidian Still Thinks About Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic III

Posted by on Jul 27, 2014 in Knights of the Old Republic | 0 comments

Obsidian Still Thinks About Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic III

Who would want to see Knights of the Old Republic III? We’re guessing most of our readers would be just as excited about that as we would be, although we’ve been left to think it will never happen. Or will it? Obsidian, developer of Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords admits that the idea of a third game in the franchise is something they do talk about often.

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Swtor-mined: Guild Conquests/Guild Flagships

Posted by on Jul 26, 2014 in Data Mining, Patch 2.9 | 0 comments

Swtor-mined: Guild Conquests/Guild Flagships

SWTOR Miner is a bussy little bee these days. With the new patch comes tons and tones of new stuff to discover. Here the latest info he digged up about Gild Conquests/Guild Flagships. Now don’t go and get yourself banned by posting/dicussing any information mined by me on the Official SWTOR Forums. Guild Conquests/Guild Flagships Details Initial Purchase Cost: 50 million credits: 130 million credits plus Conquest items to fully unlock “Room” unlock costs: 5 million credits + Conquest items 16 unlockable rooms “Invading the planet...

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SWTOR Manaan Flashpoint – first look

Posted by on Jul 26, 2014 in Patch 2.9 | 0 comments

SWTOR Manaan Flashpoint – first look

This post contains spoilers so you have been warned. Here are a bunch of screenshots and a short video of the new flashpoint planet. As of now, the planet is pretty empty, but we are also in the beginning stage of the beta test. Remember also to check out these this video made by mad sith assasin were he runs through the quest Forged Alliances Part 2 that comes with game update 2.9 and takes you to Manaan.   Manaan area map:  ...

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PTS 2.9 Build 1 – Patch Notes

Posted by on Jul 25, 2014 in Patch 2.9, Patch notes, Public Test Server | 0 comments

PTS 2.9 Build 1 – Patch Notes

The public test servers are not yet ready, but it is now possible to download the patch. Eric Musco posted an update on the official forums on what to expect. Below his forum post, we have added the patch notes. As you will notice this week from the patch notes, not all of 2.9 is on PTS yet. The reason is that we want to make sure as much testing as possible is concentrated on both personal and guild strongholds. Here is what is available this week on PTS: Tatooine Stronghold Nar Shaddaa Stronghold Dromund Kaas Stronghold Coruscant Stronghold...

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Swtor-mined: 2.9 PTS Patch #1

Posted by on Jul 25, 2014 in Data Mining, Patch 2.9 | 0 comments

Swtor-mined: 2.9 PTS Patch #1

Game update 2.9 will be playable on the public test servers this weekend, but the patch is already available for download. As always SWTOR_Miner have been bussy datamining the patch for us.  There’s a huge amount of changes. A lot of data will be missing and/or incorrect in these files. He will need to examine the new data structures and see exactly what’s changed and update the output. Remember you can  now follow him on Twitter, @swtor_miner. He have been pretty active on there of late. Here’s the raw changes:...

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J.J. Abrams Wants You

Posted by on Jul 24, 2014 in Star Wars: Episode VII | 0 comments

J.J. Abrams Wants You

Here is a special message from J.J Abrams that you don’t want to miss. He’s made another fun video for us from the set of Star Wars: Episode VII, this time promoting the exciting fan-driven contest that is sponsored by “Force for Change”. He also reveals some fun and practical props and offers a great deal for hardcore Star wars fans.

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Timothy Zahn AMA has some interesting points on Canon and Lore

Posted by on Jul 24, 2014 in interview | 0 comments

Timothy Zahn AMA has some interesting points on Canon and Lore

Reddit is known for its AMAs (ask me anything). These sessions can be fun and interesting, all depending on who is getting asked the questions. There was an interesting one recently with Timothy Zahn, Star Wars novelist and author of Blackcollar. While this AMA didn’t specifically address SWTOR, there were some very interesting points brought up, especially about story and lore and if you have not seen it yet, we suggest you head over and give it a read. Here are some snippets: Hey Mr. Zahn! HUGE fan of your work. A lot of my love for Star...

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Developer Blogs: The Story of SWTOR, 2014

Posted by on Jul 23, 2014 in Charles Boyd, Developer Blog | 0 comments

Developer Blogs: The Story of SWTOR, 2014

Lead Writer, for Star Wars: The old Republic, Charles Boyd has posted a new blog post over at the official SWTOR Website. This time he talks about the game’s story and what we can expect to see in the upcomming game updates. Aparretnly the first chapter of the next major storyline is currently available via the Assault on Tython and Korriban Incursion flashpoints. The first chapter in our next major storyline is already available: Forged Alliances, Part I. Comprised of two flashpoints, Assault on Tython and Korriban Incursion, Part I...

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Can SWTOR Help You Land a Job?

Posted by on Jul 23, 2014 in discussion | 0 comments

Can SWTOR Help You Land a Job?

Here’s an interesting topic to ponder. It’s one that I was discussing with some fellow gamer friends just a week or so ago. We were talking about how we are leadership members within our gaming community and how this experience translates to the “real world” and also how our real life experience helps us be better leaders in the games we play. It’s so common in gamers today but it’s not always a topic we hear people talk about. So leads us to another question: Can SWTOR help you land a job? We’ve...

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