My Top 10 Healing Pet Peeves in SWTOR

For a bit of fun recently, I had my Twitter followers guess which one of my characters was my second highest geared (it’s pretty obvious who is my most geared). Those who guessed the correct class and advanced class got to pick a topic for me to write about. Two people […]

SWTOR’s United Forces Update Explained

The first stage of Star Wars The Old Republic’s United Forces Update was recently deployed with Game Update 5.5. So what is it exactly? Basically, it’s a series of improvements designed to enhance the ‘multiplayer experience’. The primary component of the Update is Server Merges (so yes, it’s basically a fancy name […]

New Game Update 5.5 Quality of Life Changes and Improvements

Star Wars The Old Republic’s Game Update 5.5 introduced quite a few new Quality of Life changes and improvements to the game as part of the greater United Forces Update. Here are some of the new improvements that came in Game Update 5.5: Bolster in Warzones now raises a character’s item […]

SWTOR’s Autumn Road Map Overview

Star Wars The Old Republics Lead Game Producer, Keith Kanneg, has finally published the long-awaited Autumn Road Map! There is a lot to dissect and analyse. So let’s get down to business! For reference, here are the major Game Update dates (I mention them quite a bit): Game Update 5.5 […]

Everything you need to know about SWTOR’s Upcoming Server Merges

Star Wars The Old Republics Lead Game Producer, Keith Kanneg, recently announced in the newly released Fall Road Map that there will Server Merges as part of their United Forces Update. Once the merges are complete there will be a total of five servers. Two US servers (one for each coast) […]

What I’ve been up to in SWTOR Lately

With less time for leisurely activities then I used to have, I’m at the point where I have to choose between creating content or playing games. More often than not lately, I choose to play (hence the lack of content). I’ve also been having an increasingly hard time motivating myself […]

Opinion – The Elusive Second Road Map

Eric Musco, Community Manager for Star Wars The Old Republic recently provided an update on the status of the elusive second Road Map. In it, he indicated that the shuffling around of content getting put into Game Updates 5.5 (currently scheduled for October 10th) and 5.6 is what is causing the […]

Developer Watch – Theron Feelings and Raining CXP

A (not-so) weekly series where I keep track of everything Star Wars The Old Republic’s Game Producer, Keith Kanneg and other SWTOR Developers say. You can read my previous Developer Watch Post here. See all Developer Watch Posts here. To learn more about Keith, see my A New Hope – SWTOR’s New Game Producer Post. Yes, […]

Everything you need to know about Game Update 5.4 Crisis on Umbara

Star Wars The Old Republic’s Game Update 5.4 features new story set in an unprecedented location, along with a new Stronghold and some Class Changes. Maintenance for Game Update 5.4 has been delayed until Thursday the 24th of August and will be happening at: 5 am – 9 am PDT 7 […]