Bioware delivering next patch earlier than i expected. Happy Holidays for us. You still have time to test out the patch on the Public Test Server, but only for the next few days. BioWare will launch the update during the Scheduled Maintenance window on Tuesday, December 11, so time to speed up my fleet commendations and WZ commendations grind!
Check out the announcement below:
Scheduled Maintenance for Game Update 1.6: December 11th, 2012
Hello everyone, we wanted to let you know that we will be performing scheduled maintenance for six hours on Tuesday, December 11th, 2012 from 2AM CST (12AM PST/3AM EST/8AM GMT/9AM CET/7PM AEDT) until 8AM CST (6AM PST/9AM EST/2PM GMT/3PM CET/1AM AEDT). All game servers will be offline during this period. This maintenance is expected to take no more than six hours, but could be extended.
Game Update 1.6 introduces a new Warzone, Ancient Hypergate, where you can team up with other players to fight for control of powerful energy pylons to unleash the power of the ancient Gree hypergate against your enemies. Six new Heroic Space Missions are also available for each faction. These missions will be a challenge even for the greatest pilots in the galaxy!
Please Note: PvP Warzones and Space Missions are available to Subscribers at no additional cost. Players without a subscription havelimited free access per week and may purchase additional access in the Cartel Market.
After this maintenance is over, restart the game launcher to patch to Game Update 1.6: Ancient Hypergate.
Date: Tuesday, December 11th, 2012
Time: 2AM CST (12AM PST/3AM EST/8AM GMT/9AM CET/7PM AEDT) until 8AM CST (6AM PST/9AM EST/2PM GMT/3PM CET/1AM AEDT)
All game servers will be offline during this period. This maintenance is expected to take no more than six hours.
Thank you for your patience as we maintain service for Star Wars™: The Old Republic™.