Star Wars: The Old Republic is a massively multiplayer role playing game developed by BioWare for the PC. The game was released on December 20, 2011.
Previews and Features
Ok... So Star Wars.
Here is my initial impression of Star Wars The Old Republic. I can sum up how I feel so far in just a few words. "It's like playing Knights of the Old Republic but with an online community and other people running around." Read More.
Long long ago, in a development period far far away, Bioware announced it was embarking on an ambitious MMO that would be the continuing adventures in the Star Wars universe, the more-than-spiritual sequel to Knights of the Old Republic 1 & 2. Read More.
When BioWare announced that they were making a Star Wars MMORPG instead of Knights of the Old Republic 3, there was a bit of a mixed response. On the one hand, people were excited for a proper, AAA Star Wars MMO. On the other hand, fans of the original KOTOR were upset that their beloved series would turn into a pointless grind fest and time sink. Read More.
BioWare announced today that coming this fall, Star Wars: The Old Republic will be adding a free-to-play model for players.
A subscription model will still be available for players that still wish to pay for premium service, which will include a monthly allotment of Cartel Coins, a new virtual currency also being introduced this fall that will be used to purchase in-game items and features that will "enhance the game play experience. Read More.
Star Wars: The Old Republic has officially been given a release date.
The game will ship December 20th in North America and December 22 in Europe. So, now would be a good time to update your Christmas list with this exciting news. Read More.