Patch notes

SWTOR 5.10 PTS Refresh #3 Operations Notes

Here is more changes to the Machine operations coming in game update 5.10. The patch is currently playable on the public test servers. Onward we go, brave testers! There’s a skip button for Nahut down now, as well as delicious 258 gear! The components are a little trickier, but I have confidence that you all can handle the execution complexity. As a warning: This is likely the last refresh where Tyth will be playable. We need to start pushing forward and picking at the later encounters, so earlier encounters are going to start becoming unpullable as we go forward. General: Tier 5 Legendary Gear (258) is now available from purchase from ED-5E L at the Odessen landing area. There is also a vendor selling 258 components. To try and ease the total run time of the GftM operation in non-master modes, the health of non-boss encounters have been reduced by…

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SWTOR 5.10 PTS Refresh #2 Operations Notes

Here are the latest patch notes for the SWTOR Public test server. These patch notes mainly focus on operations: Build system gremlins do indeed seem to be firmly under control, therefore we’ll be able to get back to a much regular update cadence. Still, due to the lost time we’re going to be accelerating the pacing of stuff a bit (at least on the operations side of things) just to make extra sure we can get eyes on stuff with enough time to iterate/implement feedback. Tyth: Apologies for the inversion nonsense, that should be fixed now. Ditto for the questionably functional skip button, which should also be fixed now. Inversion’s pull is getting a threat multiplier to offset the DPS loss to make tanking a little more stable. You may still experience some token panic for the first GCD after a pull (when multiple people are pulled), but it should…

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SWTOR Patch 5.10 PTS Refresh #1 Patch Notes

Here is the latest PTS patch notes for Star Wars: THe old Republic   5.10 PTS Refresh #1 (25th of October, 2018) | 10.25.2018, 08:21 PM First, sorry for the delay in getting a PTS refresh out to you all. The server gremlins came out in full force, conspiring to keep us apart… While their eventual defeat was inevitable –for love indeed conquers all –it doesn’t lessen our longing in the meanwhile. Second, thanks a ton to everyone who’s been hopping on the PTS. We’ve had a loooot of activity. Thanks especially to those of you who have hopped on to take a moment to run through Story / Veteran modes, as it’s arguably even more important that we get those adjustments correct! Alright. Onto the refresh notes: General: The Ossus Daily Area is now ready for PTS testing, and for the first time players will be able to access the area! *pokerface*Just…

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SWTOR Game Update 5.9.3: Fame and Fortune

Here are the patch notes for SWTOR game update 5.9.3: Fame and Fortune   Highlights Vandin Huttball – The galaxy’s favorite sport* is back in an all-new venue: the Sky Shredder! Located on the scenic** world of Vandin, Huttball fanatics can look forward to new and deadlier challenges as they battle for victory! *Based on a survey of Hutt Cartel members and staff. **Visibility may vary depending on viewer’s species. Some breathing restrictions apply. Double Rewards Event – Earn double XP, CXP, and more from October 9th – October 16th! General Free-to-play players can now chat freely in Groups and Guilds. The Rooftop Garden of the Manaan Stronghold is no longer inaccessible in some situations. Ranked and Unranked Warzones now have separate queue buttons inside of Activity Finder. Players can once again enter the PvP areas of Ilum as a group. All large hooks are once again selectable on the Sky Carrier: Main…

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SWTOR: Game Update 5.9.2: Galactic Legend Patch notes

Here are the patch notes for SWTOR Game update 5.9.2 Galactic Legend Highlights New Stronghold: The Rishi Hideout – Escape the daily grind of galactic life by traveling to your own personal slice of paradise! This Stronghold features multiple customizable structures, a flying Patrol Carrier, a cliffside apartment, and its own private beach. Plus, for the first time, Player versus Player gameplay is fully supported inside the Stronghold, allowing for 1-on-1, Team Deathmatch, and even Huttball scenarios! New Arena: The Mandalorian Battle Ring – Conquer your foes with the ferocity and skill of the infamous Mandalorian warriors in this new arena! Warzone and Matchmaking Changes – Numerous improvements have been made to increase the frequency of Warzone matches and ensure that all matches are more fun and engaging. Double XP Event from 8/7 through 8/19 – The popular Double XP event is back, earn double XP, CXP, and more! Cartel Market A new slot…

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SWTOR Final Patch Notes and Info

Here is the last round of patch notes for Patch 5.9.2 on the PTS. This should be the last update before the game update goes live. And here is a Draftking sportbook promo code   Hey folks, Here we are again, round 2 of final changes . In all seriousness, thank you all for your continued feedback! You should expect that the next PTS build will go live either tomorrow or Saturday. General All items that require a Cartel Market Reputation should now properly check that requirement against the players Underworld Exchange Reputation (for real this time). Arena Players can no longer use traversal abilities, such as Force Leap, to approach characters who are flying through the air due to using a jump pad. Rishi Stronghold Decorations should now properly block line of sight. The secret cave has been transformed into a room that can be unlocked. This new room unlock leads…

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SWTOR Patch 5.9.2 PTS Final Build and Notes

BioWare posted the final set of patch notes for the Patch 5.9.2 currently on Public Test server. This is what we can expect to come with the next live game update. Check it out: Quick update, we are almost a wrap on PTS! Again, we cannot thank you all enough for the time you have spent testing 5.9.2. Your feedback has been invaluable in getting us to this point. The plan right now is that we will have our final PTS patch either later today or tomorrow. We are going to focus the last stage of testing on: Rishi Stronghold Mandalorian Battle Ring I am going to close and make new feedback threads for both of those topics to ensure we get feedback from the most recent version of PTS. Note that feedback you give from this round of changes may not be fully captured in the 5.9.2 release, but…

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SWTOR Game Update 5.9.1 Patch Notes

Here are the patch notes for Game Update 5.9.1 released today: Highlights Double Rewards Event – Enjoy a full week of double rewards: XP, Command XP, and much more from 5/22 through 5/31. Nar Shadda Nightlife – Set course for Nar Shaddaa this summer, as the Hutts open their doors for the greatest spectacle this side of the Outer Rim. The Nar Shaddaa Nightlife Event returns from 5/22 through 6/30. General Corrected an issue where the travel button would not work for players who acquired [Solo] The Nathema Conspiracy from Activity Finder. Players will no longer be able to complete the “Cantina Crawl” Achievement earlier than intended. Darth Hexid can now only be redeemed from Collections one time per character. Dark Side Jaesa has stopped sending threatening emails to everyone in the galaxy. Classes +Combat General Shadows and Assassins will no longer remain in combat after using Force Cloak if they have…

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SWTOR Patch Notes 5.9a

Here are the patch notes for Game Update 5.9a. The patch is currently being deployed. General Fixed an issue that caused the progress for certain Achievements to randomly reset after patch 5.9. Achievements that were previously affected by this have now been restored. The objective “Crafting: Invasion Force” no longer automatically completes when the player receives an Invasion Force item. Fixed an issue with completed Daily Conquest Objectives resetting when logging onto another character. Completed Daily Objectives can now only be completed once per day for each Legacy. The Gravestone should no longer be visible after completing The Nathema Conspiracy in solo-story mode. Timezone(s) Start Time End Time UTC Offset Wellington May 10, 2018 08:00 pm May 10, 2018 11:00 pm +12:00 Australia/Brisbane, Australia/Sydney May 10, 2018 06:00 pm May 10, 2018 09:00 pm +10:00 Australia/Adelaide May 10, 2018 05:30 pm May 10, 2018 08:30 pm +09:30 Tokyo May 10,…

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SWTOR: Patch Notes for Game Update 5.9

Here are the patch notes for SWTOR game update 5.9. Highlights Flashpoint: The Nathema Conspiracy – The traitor saga reaches its dramatic conclusion on the planet Nathema as you face a deadly enemy determined to obliterate your entire Alliance. There will also be a Double Rewards Event running from during this time! Returning Companion: Felix Iresso – Consulars will learn the tragic circumstances that have kept their longtime ally from fighting at their side as he always had before. Returning Companions: Akaavi Spar & Mako – Bounty Hunter ally Mako and Smuggler crew member Akaavi have joined forces to become a dangerous duo of bounty hunters in their own right! General The following changes are being made to Conquest Objectives: Increasing point gains for Repeatable and Daily Repeatable Objectives. Low Repeatable increased by about 41.2%, now 120, up from 85 Medium Repeatable increased by about 38.5%, now 180, up from…

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