11/19/2013 2.4.3a Patch Notes

Posted by on Nov 19, 2013 in Patch 2.4, Patch notes, Ranked Warzones | 0 comments

it seems like we were right regarding the patch notes. BioWare used today’s maintenance to fix the ranked warzone bug.   2.4.3a Patch Notes PvP Warzones Ranked Players will no longer be granted inappropriate Rating gains for victory in some instances.  

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Patch Notes – 2.4.3 – 11/15/2013

Posted by on Nov 11, 2013 in Patch 2.4, Patch notes | 0 comments

  Here are the patch notes for tomorrows maintenance: Game Update 2.4.3 Patch Notes Highlights PvP Season One! Ratings have been reset to mark the beginning of the Ranked PvP Season One. Get in there and go berserk! Ranked PvP Leaderboards! Players can now visit the website to compare Solo and Group Rankings. Details under PvP Character Name Renewal Program! Many previously held names have been released! Subscribers are unaffected by the Name Renewal Program. Preferred Status: Characters below level 10 that have not been played in the last 60 days are flagged for rename. Characters below level 30 that have not been played in the last 120 days are flagged for rename. Characters level 30 and above are unaffected. Free-to-Play: Characters below level 10 that have not been played in the last 90 days are flagged for rename. Characters below level 30 that have not been played in the last 180 days are flagged for rename. Characters level 30 and above are unaffected. If a character is flagged for rename, players can choose the name originally used if no one on the same server has chosen that name yet. General Bounty Contract Week Event! Invite your friends and help the BBA clean its long list of contracts between November 12-19, 2013. Added Item Modification Tables to the VIP Area of the Republic and Imperial Fleet Stations. Cartel Market General Certain pack armor sets can now be contained in the new Supplementary Body Armor box. These boxes now contain belts, bracers, and headgear. New Items New Mount! A new creature mount, the Ashfall Tauntaun is available on the Cartel Market! Cost: 3,000 Cartel Coins New Bounty Pack: The Opportunist’s Bounty Pack! The Opportunist’s Bounty Pack items can now be viewed in Collections. The Opportunist’s Bounty Pack will be available on November 15th! Cost: 320 Cartel Coins Hypercrates containing 24 Opportunist’s Bounty Packs will be available on November 15th. (Discounted by 10% for a limited time!) Cost: 6,912 Cartel Coins Collections Added a new “Events” category to Collections: The “Holidays” sub-category has been added and now contains all Holiday items. Some items formerly located in the “Special” category have been relocated. Flashpoints and Operations Operations Dread Fortress In Hard Mode, Corruptor Zero now properly disables his “Concussion Mine” ability and he no longer uses it upon switching to his “Unified Beam” ability during the final phase of the encounter. Grobthok now drops Unassembled Dreadforged Gloves instead of Unassembled Dreadforged Boots in 16-Player Hard Mode.* Dread Palace Dread Master Brontes no longer becomes untargetable by melee Classes during the final encounter. Items and Economy Removed the erroneous Level 3 Speeder Piloting requirement from the JA-3 Speeder. Removed PvP Rating requirements from following items: Advanced Black-Orange War Hero’s Crystal Advanced Black-Purple War Hero’s Crystal Ubrikkian War-rider Effects no longer trigger simultaneously when the following relics equipped at the same time: Ephemeral Mending Fortunate Redoubt Reactive Warding Shield Amplification Devastating Vengeance Serendipitous Assault Missions and NPCs Missions Class Missions Sith Inquisitor Giant Killer: Lord Zash has been given pronoun training such that she no longer refers to male players as female when speaking German. Daily Area Missions CZ-198 [WEEKLY] Czerka Takeover: This mission will now progress for completing “Manual Shutdown” in instances where players have first completed and turned in “Workforce Reduction “. World Missions Hoth Spoils to the Victor: This mission can now be completed, and Imperial players are no longer subject to death by exhaustion upon entering Lormarr Cave. Ilum Crystal Ball (Republic)/First Strike (Imperial ): This mission now clearly indicates that players need to use their Personal Starship when traveling to Ilum. PvP Warzones Ranked Ranked PvP Leaderboards! Players can now visit the website to compare Solo and Group Rankings. Rankings are grouped by Advanced Class/opposite Faction’s mirror Advanced Class. (For example, Jedi Knight and Sith Warrior share a single leaderboard.) The Leaderboard data is updated every 2 hours. Rating changes applied at the end of matches are now more balanced and accurately reflect Rating disparity between teams. UI Dread Forged and Oberon Serendipitous Assault relics now state that their effects do not stack with other Serendipitous Assault...

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Patch Notes – 2.4.2 – 10/29/2013

Posted by on Oct 28, 2013 in Patch 2.4, Patch notes | 0 comments

As we told you a few days ago, the servers are going down for maintenance tomorrow.  Patch update 2.4.2 will implemented during this downtime, and below are the patch notes. “The mysterious floating box on the Imperial Fleet is no longer mysterious, because it is no longer floating. ” It’s smartass notes like these that make me love the devs that much more “A new item, Kick the Huttball, is available in the Cartel Market! This item modifies the “Throw the Huttball” ability, allowing players to kick the ball, thus breaking the number one rule in Huttball. Cost: 400 Cartel Coins.” This is awesome. Game Update 2.4.2 Patch Notes General Quick Travel terminals throughout the galaxy now display proper indication when they have not yet been discovered. All Oricon Quick Travel terminals remain unlocked after being discovered. Cartel Market General The description for Cartel Market Certificates has been updated to clarify where to find appropriate vendors. New Items Please note that Cartel Market updates are dynamic. Changes listed in Patch Notes may take effect up to several days after the patch is made available. New Bundle: The Rising Hero Bundle! This new bundle contains the items below and is available until October 29th at an overall 40% discount. Discounted Cost: 2163 Cartel Coins. Authorization: Artifact Equipment 3 Major Experience Boosts Medical Probes Unlock: Inventory Module Unlock: Cargo Hold Access Unlock: Additional Cargo Bay Unlock: Crew Skill Slot Players can now recover health and energy using the spooky TRK-R Treatment Chamber, available in the Cartel Market! Cost: 1200 Cartel Coins. A new item, Kick the Huttball, is available in the Cartel Market! This item modifies the “Throw the Huttball” ability, allowing players to kick the ball, thus breaking the number one rule in Huttball. Cost: 400 Cartel Coins. A new minipet, the Infected Womp Weasel, is now available on the Cartel Market. Cost: 120 Cartel Coins. Players can now purchase standard single-use Black and White Dye Modules individually on the Cartel Market! Cost: 1000 Cartel Coins. Players can now purchase standard single-use White and Black Dye Modules individually on the Cartel Market! Cost: 1000 Cartel Coins. Players can now purchase standard single-use Black and Dark Purple Dye Modules individually on the Cartel Market! Cost: 600 Cartel Coins. Bug Fixes Corrected several minor text issues within the Cartel Market. Classes and Combat Bounty Hunter Mercenary Pyrotech Rail Shot no longer vents 16 Heat instead of 8 when the Superheated Rail skill is trained. Collections Account unlocks now function for all weapons, minipets, and mounts in the Supreme Mogul’s Contraband Pack. Added missing art for items in the Pursuer’s and Tracker’s Bounty Packs. The erroneous “Preview in Market” button has been removed for the “Revan’s Heir” Title. The Ebon Hawk’s engines are no longer reversed when displayed in the Collections Window. Flashpoints and Operations Flashpoints Czerka Core Meltdown Players who have the “Bloom” preference turned off no longer have a psychedelic purple ceiling experience during the encounter with the Enhanced Duneclaw. Operations Dread Fortress Removed a rogue red square that just wanted to be a part of something bigger from the phase door of this Operation. Corruptor Zero’s Concussion Mine firmware has been updated to a new dreadware version and the effects now correctly attach and detach as described. The magnet in the Grob’thok encounter will now display an effect on the ground to make it easier to spot its location. During the encounter with Draxus in 8-Player Story Mode, the damage dealt by Mass Affliction is now consistent after the Corruptor is defeated. Dread Palace Dread Master Calphayus has upgraded his Focus Crystals, and they now have immunity to crowd control effects that are equal to his own immunity. Eternity Vault During the encounter with Gharj, players who attempt to enter the cave behind the boss while he is still alive are now defeated. Items and Economy General Removed Rating requirements from all PvP items. Conqueror and Obroan Focused Retribution Relics now activate properly inside Warzones. Arkanian and Dread Forged Relics of Reactive Warding now function as described and do not trigger inside Arena Warzones. Juggernaut and Guardian PvE set bonuses that increase the duration of the Bladeturning ability no longer cause Bladeturning to stop functioning. The Revan Holostatue has been updated such that it no longer functions as a Basic Commendations vendor, and players can now purchase Black Market gear using the item. Added voice modulation effects to the following gear pieces: Cassus Fett’s Helmet Volatile Shock Trooper Tac Helmet Eradicator’s Mask Dynamic Sleuth Mask Voltaic Sleuth Mask Galvanized Infantry Helmet Energized Infantry Helmet Series 808 Cybernetic Cerebrum Mandalore The Preserver’s Helmet Opulent Triumvirate Helmet Restored Triumvirate Helmet Visual Bug Fixes Marka Ragnos Chestpiece now displays the sleeves properly when equipped. Bastila Shan’s Tunic no longer displays as incorrectly cutting into the feet of fashionable Female Human characters who choose to update to a newly-available hairstyle. Probe Droid minipets now display high resolution textures. The Tirsa Prime and Tirsa Elite speeder models no longer display engine trails after dismounting. Master Hunter’s Headgear now changes color properly when dyed. Bolts on the lower chin strap of the Contractor’s Helmet now display properly with facial animations. X-3 Techmaster Gloves no longer appear distorted on female characters using Body Type 3. Darth Sion’s Pauldron now displays properly and does not cut into the body during movement for the following: Shoulders: Male characters using Body Type 4 Lower body: Male characters using Body Type 2 Items in the Preferred Friends bundle are no longer associated with a Cartel Market rarity. The Adno Windscorpion now animates properly for characters using Body Type 4. ] Vendors Basic Gear Vendors on the Republic and Imperial Fleets now sell Makeb Galactic Reputation weapons. Legacy The Hutt Cartel has cleared up a clerical error and now those players fortunate enough to earn the “Worm Food” Title will find it to be appropriately categorized. The Legacy Global Unlock for “Ship Guild Bank” can again be purchased. Participating group members are...

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Scheduled Maintenance: October 29th, 2013

Posted by on Oct 26, 2013 in maintenance, Patch 2.4 | 0 comments

Just letting you know, that BioWare will be taking down the servers on Tuesday October 29th, to perform maintenance. Patch update 2.4.2 will implemented during this downtime, but there is no info on what to expect yet.  The big thing about 2.4.2 was the start of ranked Season 1, but thats delayed so i’m guessing this patch is just a bunch of fixes. Maby a new Rakghoul plague? Anyways, below is the announcement: On October 29th, all game servers, SWTOR.com, and the launcher will be unavailable while we perform scheduled maintenance. Game Update 2.4.2 will be implemented during this downtime. Details are as follows: Date: Tuesday October 29th, 2013 Duration: 4.5 hours Time: 3AM PDT (10AM UTC) – 7:30AM PDT (2:30PM UTC) During maintenance, all updates and additional information will be posted on our Twitter account. Thank you for your patience as we maintain service for Star Wars™: The Old...

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Scheduled Maintenance: October 22nd, 2013 – Patch 2.4.1b

Posted by on Oct 21, 2013 in maintenance, Patch 2.4, Patch notes | 0 comments

Just a heads up to let you know that servers are going down tomorrow to preform Scheduled Maintenance. When servers are back up, you need to download a small patch. Check out the announcement and patch notes below: AmberGreen Maintenance: October 22nd, 2013 | 10.21.2013, 01:09 PM On October 22nd, all game servers will be unavailable while we perform maintenance. Patch 2.4.1b will be implemented during this downtime. Details are as follows: Date: Tuesday October 22nd, 2013 Duration: 2 hours Time: 3AM PDT (10AM UTC) – 5AM PDT (12PM UTC) Patch Notes General All objects now update properly and become clickable when they are part of a mission step. Thank you for your patience as we maintain service for Star Wars™: The Old Republic™. Time Zone Start Time Scheduled End Time UTC Offset HST Tue Oct 22, 2013 12:00 AM Tue Oct 22, 2013 02:00 AM -10 hours AKDT Tue Oct 22, 2013 02:00 AM Tue Oct 22, 2013 04:00 AM -8 hours PDT Tue Oct 22, 2013 03:00 AM Tue Oct 22, 2013 05:00 AM -7 hours MDT Tue Oct 22, 2013 04:00 AM Tue Oct 22, 2013 06:00 AM -6 hours CDT Tue Oct 22, 2013 05:00 AM Tue Oct 22, 2013 07:00 AM -5 hours EDT Tue Oct 22, 2013 06:00 AM Tue Oct 22, 2013 08:00 AM -4 hours UTC Tue Oct 22, 2013 10:00 AM Tue Oct 22, 2013 12:00 PM UTC/GMT BST Tue Oct 22, 2013 11:00 AM Tue Oct 22, 2013 01:00 PM 1 hours CEST Tue Oct 22, 2013 12:00 PM Tue Oct 22, 2013 02:00 PM 2 hours IST Tue Oct 22, 2013 03:30 PM Tue Oct 22, 2013 05:30 PM 5.5 hours AEDT Tue Oct 22, 2013 09:00 PM Tue Oct 22, 2013 11:00 PM 11 hours NZDT Tue Oct 22, 2013 11:00 PM Wed Oct 23, 2013 01:00 AM 13...

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