New Starship Pet from Amazon Cartel Coin Cards


As of today, there is now a new pet being issued with you buy Cartel Coin Cards. It’s confirmed with Amazon card purchases to US customers and some players are reporting the same thing from Best Buy cards but I have not tested this yet.

11/12/2013 UPDATE: The SWTOR Cartel Coins bundle now features an Imperial Scout “S-12 Blackbolt Starship mini-ship.

All redemptions on made after 11/12/2013 at 10AM PST will get the new mini-ship rather than the old pet.

You can see this yourself at Amazon:


  • The Amazon 2400 Cartel Coins Card comes with a unique rotating in-game item. 
  • Key Redemptions after 11/12/2013 receive an Amazon exclusive in-game mini-ship, Imperial Scout “S-12 Blackbolt Starship
  • To activate your 2400 Cartel Coins Card, follow these instructions:
    • Go to and follow the instructions to activate your Cartel Coins Card.
    • Log in to play Star Wars: The Old Republic.
    • Open your in-game email and right-click on your pet to move it to your character’s inventory.
  • Purchase of Cartel Coins online or at a participating retailer gives you Preferred Status offering enhanced movement, chat, trading, and item storage in-game. More info available at
  • Cartel Coins cannot be used to purchase subscription time. Choose from a variety of subscription plans online at or purchase a 60-day Pre-Paid Game Time Card at participating retailers.
  • Cartel Coins Cards also make a wonderful gift for Star Wars: The Old Republic players!
  • Previous exclusive items: Key Redemptions prior to 11/12/2013 received in-game pet, Umbral Blurrg

Lisa Clark

Lisa has been an avid gamer since she was old enough to hold her first controller and a game writer for more than a decade. A child of the Nintendo generation, she believes they just don’t make games like they used to but sometimes, they make them even better! While consoles will always be her first love, Lisa spends most of her gaming time on the PC these days- on MMOs and first-person shooters in particular.