BioWare Talks TOR Beta and Post-Launch
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on October 3, 2011 under News, Star Wars
In an interview with GamesIndustry.biz, BioWare founders Ray Muzyka and Greg Zeschuk talked a bit about the lessons they learned in The Old Republic's beta and their post launch plans for the game. Anyone who has ever participated in a MMO beta, especially in the early days, probably has stories of funny exploits people come up with; and the BioWare guys have their own as well: Have there been an... more.
No Day/Night Cycle in The Old Republic
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on March 14, 2011 under Gaming, Star Wars
With PAX East going on this weekend, there's lots of news creeping out about Star Wars: The Old Republic. Unfortunately not all of it is good. Take this bit for example. During a Q&A session at the show, BioWare was asked how the day/night cycle works in the game. Their answer was that there isn't one. Their excuse was in order to create unique-looking worlds they needed static lighting with t... more.
5 Things From Star Wars Expanded Universe We’d Love to See Canon
8 CommentsPosted by Chris Wojcek on January 11, 2011 under Featured, Lists, Star Wars
The expanded universe of the Star Wars franchise is chock full of things that would make the canon ‘verse so much cooler. However, it seems Lucas is pretty stubborn about adding things to it (excluding, of course, cartoon-like CGI to forty-year-old movies). Here are a few things I’d love to see on the big screen. Other than Jar Jar dying, of course. Colored Lightsabers more.
E3 2010: New Old Republic trailer kicks your ass
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on June 14, 2010 under Gaming, News, Videos
As part of E3 2010, Bioware has put together another amazing CG trailer for Star Wars: The Old Republic. Check it out to see Republic troops fighting off Sith on Alderaan and keep an eye on this site for hands-on impressions (and maybe more) on Old Republic later in the week! ... more.
New Planet announced for SW:TOR
0 CommentsPosted by DarthTK421 on May 23, 2010 under Gaming, News
[caption id="attachment_409" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Let's just hope the Wampas stay away from those Volcanos!"][/caption] Its the 30th anniversary of The Empire Strikes Back. What better way to celebrate than with some new info about Star Wars: The Old Republic! This icy planet has been announced as playable in Bioware's anticipated MMO. Hoth will be littered with w... more.
Non Human playable race revealed in SW:TOR
1 CommentsPosted by DarthTK421 on May 14, 2010 under Gaming, News
Some new information about Star Wars: The Old Republic (Bioware's upcoming highly anticipated MMO) has risen to the surface. thegalacticstruggle.com got a good amount of play time with the game, playing a level six bounty hunter. They commented on the race of the player, revealing the first non-human playable race in the game. Rat... more.