Author: Soeren Kamper

Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes: New Territory Battle – Rise of the Empire Details

Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes: New Territory Battle - Rise of the Empire Details

The new Territory Battle: Rise of the Empire has arrived in Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes, and players are excited to take on the challenges it brings. For those unfamiliar with Territory Battles, they are large-scale, multiplayer battles that allow players to earn rewards by participating in the fight. This new Territory Battle is themed around the rise of the Empire, and includes new gameplay mechanics and rewards. One of the most notable changes in this Territory Battle is the introduction of the Galactic Empire faction. This faction includes iconic characters like Darth Vader, Emperor Palpatine, and Boba Fett, who have been added to the game for the first time. Players can recruit these characters by completing special missions in the battle, and they will be able to use them in future battles. Another new addition is the introduction of Capital Ship attacks. In this Territory Battle, players will be…

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Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes: Doctor Aphra Legacy Event – Available Dec 14th!

Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes: Doctor Aphra Legacy Event - Available Dec 14th!

““Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes” fans, get ready for the upcoming Doctor Aphra Legacy Event! Beginning on December 14th, players will have the chance to add the infamous rogue archaeologist to their collection. Doctor Aphra, first introduced in the Marvel Comics “Star Wars” series, is a cunning and ruthless character who is not afraid to get her hands dirty in pursuit of ancient artifacts. She has teamed up with both Darth Vader and the Rebel Alliance, making her a wild card in the “Star Wars” universe. In the game, players will be able to unlock Doctor Aphra by completing event challenges and collecting shards. Once she is added to their collection, players can use her in their squad to take on powerful enemies. Doctor Aphra is a versatile character, with abilities that allow her to deal damage to multiple targets, as well as protect herself and her allies from harm….

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SWTOR Game Update 7.2: Showdown on Ruhnuk will be released on Tuesday, December 13th!

Star Wars: The Old Republic fans, get ready for the highly anticipated Game Update 7.2: Showdown on Ruhnuk! Scheduled for release on Tuesday, December 13th, this update brings a host of new content and features to the game, including a brand new story-driven Flashpoint, new world events, and exciting new challenges for both solo players and groups. One of the most highly anticipated features of Game Update 7.2 is the new Flashpoint: Showdown on Ruhnuk. This story-driven mission takes players to the planet of Ruhnuk, where they must face off against the forces of the Galactic Republic and the Sith Empire in a fierce battle for control of the planet. With a mix of solo and group content, Showdown on Ruhnuk offers players the chance to experience intense combat and challenging gameplay, all while uncovering the secrets of Ruhnuk and its inhabitants. In addition to the new Flashpoint, Game Update…

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Star Wars “Andor” is the best show of the year, according to Empire.

Star Wars "Andor" is the best show of the year, according to Empire.

As fans of the Star Wars franchise eagerly awaited the release of the latest television series, “Andor,” many were skeptical about whether it would live up to the high standards set by its predecessors. However, it seems that the show has exceeded all expectations, with Empire naming it the best show of the year. “Andor” follows the adventures of Rebel Alliance hero Cassian Andor, played by Diego Luna, during the early years of the Galactic Civil War. One of the standout aspects of “Andor” is its focus on character development. Unlike many other Star Wars productions, which tend to prioritize action and special effects, “Andor” takes its time to explore the motivations and relationships of its characters. This allows viewers to truly connect with the characters and become invested in their stories. Additionally, the show is praised for its incredible production values. The attention to detail in the sets and…

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Star Wars: The Bad Batch Season 2 – Official Trailer

Star Wars: The Bad Batch Season 2 - Official Trailer

Star Wars fans around the world are eagerly anticipating the release of season 2 of The Bad Batch, the highly popular animated series that follows the adventures of a group of elite and genetically enhanced clone troopers. The trailer for the upcoming season was recently released, and it has fans buzzing with excitement. For those who are not familiar with the series, The Bad Batch follows the story of a group of clone troopers who were genetically enhanced to have unique abilities. After the fall of the Republic and the rise of the Empire, these clones must navigate their way through a rapidly changing galaxy and find their place in the new order. The trailer for season 2 picks up where the first season left off, with the Bad Batch struggling to adapt to their new lives as mercenaries. The group is seen taking on various missions and facing off…

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Star Wars: Jedi Survivor Official Gameplay Trailer

Star Wars Jedi Survivor

Star Wars fans, brace yourselves for the ultimate test of survival: the Star Wars Jedi Survivor official gameplay trailer has just been released, and it’s everything we’ve been waiting for. In this epic adventure game, players will be transported to the iconic Star Wars universe and will have to use their wits, strength, and Jedi training to survive against all odds. The trailer opens with a group of players standing on a desolate planet, with the harsh wind howling around them. They are clearly in a tough spot, and they know that they will have to rely on their skills and each other if they hope to make it out alive. The gameplay footage shows players engaging in thrilling battles with Stormtroopers and other enemies, using their lightsabers and other Jedi powers to fight back. The combat looks intense and action-packed, with players using a variety of different moves and…

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SWTOR Galactic Season Objectives: December 6th – January 10th

As we mention back in october, Galactic Seasons 3: “Luck of the Draw” has started. . Similar to the previous season, the Daily and Weekly Season Objectives will be communicated on a month-to-month basis. Here is the list of the Season Objectives from December 6th – January 10th. Week 8 (December 6th – December 13th) Daily Influencing the Galaxy Earn 25,000 Personal Conquest Points across your Legacy. Weekly Complete any 7/10 March Across the Galaxy Earn 200,000 Personal Conquest Points across your Legacy. True Purpose Defeat enemies across the Galaxy with PH4-LNX as your active Companion. Playing the G.A.M.E. Turn in G.A.M.E. Analysis Modules to PH4-LNX in your personal ship to earn Reputationwith the Gambling Authority and Management Entity. Liabilities of Quesh Track down and defeat the following high profile targets on Quesh: DS-224 Colossus(Adrenal Valley – Republic), Foreman Telleon (Imperial Mining Control – Empire), Lord Rhexa(Broga’s Palace – Republic), Yanu…

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Star Wars: Squadrons is currently available for free

Electronic Arts doesn’t enjoy the greatest of reputations among Star Wars fans, and there are good reasons for that. When the games developer and publisher gets things right, it gets them very right indeed, but when it gets them wrong, they’re frequently awful. As a fandom, we’ve had some dreadful Star Wars products from EA over the years, but their form has been better thus far in the 2020s. When they released Star Wars: Squadrons at the end of 2020, it was late, but it was fantastic. It was well worth anybody’s money when it was brand new, and it’s still a great game now.  We appreciate that not everybody has a limitless budget for video games. There are a few people who won’t have picked up Star Wars: Squadrons when it first came out – partially because they didn’t have the cash and partially because they didn’t trust Electronic…

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SWTOR In-Game Events for December 2022

SWTOR In-Game Events for December 2022

Here are the ingame events for Star Wars: The old republic for the month of December 2022 Pirate IncursionDate: November 29th – December 6th, 2022 (BEGINS AND ENDS AT 12:00PM GMT)Requirement: Level 20+ The remote planet Dantooine has been thrust into the center of escalating hostilities between the Galactic Republic and the Sith Empire. Spurred on in secret by covert Imperial forces, the Nova Blade pirates have staged an all-out attack on the pastoral Republic world. As the Republic scrambles to defend this key territory at the edge of Imperial space, the Empire plans to capitalize on the chaos and deal a major blow to the longtime Republic bastion. FEATURED REWARDS: Bounty Contract WeekDate: December 13th – December 20th, 2022 (BEGINS AND ENDS AT 5:00AM PST/12:00PM GMT)Requirement: Level 15+ For a limited time, the Bounty Brokers Association has opened its doors to anyone willing to take on their dangerous contracts, offering an opportunity for both seasoned…

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SWTOR: Game Update 7.2 “Showdown on Ruhnuk” Livestream Recap

Showdown on Ruhnuk

We are late on the latest Star Wars: The old republic Livestream, but here is the recap on “Showdown on Ruhnuk” that runs on the SWTOR public test servers right now If you were unable to watch–or if you want a recap of everything we showed during our Game Update 7.2 Livestream–we’ve got you covered! Below is a breakdown of what we showed, including timestamps for the different segments of our livestream. Timestamp 03:16 To celebrate the upcoming launch of Game Update 7.2, “Showdown on Ruhnuk,” use the code LotSGallore on this page to get your own Colonel Gallo Stronghold decoration. Don’t wait too long, as this code will only be available until November 16th, 2022! Timestamp 05:12 Narrative Director, Ashley Ruhl, and Senior Environment Artist, Robby Lamb, introduced the new planet, Ruhnuk, and shared a teaser of the Story Update, “Showdown on Ruhnuk.” Timestamp 09:19 Senior Game Writer, Jay Watamaniuk, gives…

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SWTOR: Game Update 7.2 Content is now on PTS!

Game Update 7.2 Content is now on PTS

The guys over at BioWare Austine has made Game Update 7.2 accessible on the public test servers. Players can now test 7.2 content and provide initial feedback in our PTS sub-forums. Note that players will be blocked from experiencing any story content in this upcoming game update to prevent spoilers. The following content is now available on Public Test Server: Feedback threads for all of the above content can be found on the Star Wars: The Old Republic Forums. Please note that PTS is provided in English only.

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Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes Road Ahead: November 2022

Here is the November Road Ahead! Below you will find all that you could wish for in regards to Capital Games Seventh (!) Anniversary Celebration, an update on the new Territory Battle, a sneak peek at a Gear economy update and Doctor Aphra! Now without further ado – grab a snack, kick back, and put on your reading glasses. Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes 7th Anniversary! It’s celebration time! We have a lot in store for you from FREE things to great deals! Here is just a snippet of what you can look forward to: Inbox Gift Contents: New Territory Battle UpdateThe new Territory Battle draws near! Following the exciting-yet-ominous rise of the Empire in the period between STAR WARS™: Revenge of the Sith and STAR WARS™: A New Hope, this event has more zones than previous Territory Battles and will evolve over time with new Bonus Zones. More information…

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Star Wars: The old Republic: Game Update 7.2 “Showdown on Ruhnuk” Livestream Recap

If you were unable to watch–or if you want a recap of everything we showed during BioWare Austines Game Update 7.2 Livestream, The guys was so nice to record it! Below is a breakdown of what was showed, including timestamps for the different segments of our livestream. Timestamp 03:16 To celebrate the upcoming launch of Game Update 7.2, “Showdown on Ruhnuk,” use the code LotSGallore on this page to get your own Colonel Gallo Stronghold decoration. Don’t wait too long, as this code will only be available until November 16th, 2022! Timestamp 05:12 Narrative Director, Ashley Ruhl, and Senior Environment Artist, Robby Lamb, introduced the new planet, Ruhnuk, and shared a teaser of the Story Update, “Showdown on Ruhnuk.” Timestamp 09:19 Senior Game Writer, Jay Watamaniuk, gives an overview of all the characters–both enemies and allies–players will meet in “Showdown on Ruhnuk,” including some familiar faces. Timestamp 14:18 Lead Writer, Caitlin Sullivan…

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Star Wars: The old Republic: Game Update 7.2 Content is now on PTS!

Game Update 7.2 Content is now on PTS

The guys over at BioWare Austiene has made it possible for players to now test 7.2 content and provide initial feedback in the PTS sub-forums. Note that players will be blocked from experiencing any story content in this upcoming game update to prevent spoilers. The following content is now available on Public Test Server: Feedback threads for all of the above content can be found on the Star Wars: The Old Republic Forums. Please note that PTS is provided in English only.

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SWTOR Galactic Season Objectives: November 8th – December 6th

SWTOR Galactic Season Objectives: November 8th - December 6th

Here is the newest update on Galactic Seasons 3: “Luck of the Draw”  that started a few weeks ago. Similar to the previous season, the Daily and Weekly Season Objectives will be communicated on a month-to-month basis. Here is the list of the Season Objectives from November 8th – December 6th. 2022 Week 4 (November 8th – November 15th) Daily Influencing the Galaxy Earn 25,000 Personal Conquest Points across your Legacy. Weekly Complete any 7/10 March Across the Galaxy Earn 200,000 Personal Conquest Points across your Legacy. Better Analytics Obtain G.A.M.E. Analysis Modules by completing Daily Objectives, Season Objectives, Season Reward Track,Flashpoints, Uprisings, Operations, or defeating enemies across the Galaxy.– Daily Objectives grant 2 G.A.M.E. Analysis Modules– Season Objectives grant 10-15 G.A.M.E. Analysis Modules– Some Reward Track levels grant 10 G.A.M.E. Analysis Modules– Flashpoints grant 2-4 G.A.M.E. Analysis Modules– Uprisings grant 3-5 G.A.M.E. Analysis Modules– 8 Player Operations grant 12-18…

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Top 5 sites gamers will love

Playing video games is one of the most common hobbies in the world. Even people who wouldn’t necessarily describe themselves as gamers enjoy spending time playing mobile games or playing a few hands of solitaire on the computer. Gaming software and technology have reached the point where dedicated gamers don’t have to have all of the latest consoles or the highest spec computer system – even though they obviously want to have them! Games can be enjoyed on any platform and by players of any skill level, thanks to the rise of indie gaming studios and mobile gaming, and the success of creative world-building games. For some gamers, just playing the games is enough. For most, however, there is a lot more involved than just playing. Gamers like to talk about their favorite games with others, share tips and tricks, get help, watch gaming content and more.  This article will…

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A Complete Guide to Game Art and Animation

The aesthetics of a video game are the elements that players notice initially. They are the primary selling point for a great number of games. One may argue that they are just as significant as the games. If there is no art in a game, it will wind up appearing like an old-school DOS game or a text-based game, yet even those have an aesthetic of their own. The four primary types of game art used by a game art studio are: Pixel Art The style named Pixel art is a style of digital art in which pictures are made and changed at the pixel level using a graphics editing programs. This process is referred to as “pixel editing.” Pixel art may be identified by its distinctive look and style, which is characterized by the use of individual pixels as the fundamental elements in the creation of an image. Vector…

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SWTOR In-Game Events for November 2022

Here are the ingame events for Star Wars: The old republic for the month of November 2022 Feast of ProsperityDate: November 1st – November 29th, 2022 (BEGINS AND ENDS AT 5:00AM PST/12:00PM GMT)Requirement: Level 20+ Over the years, the Hutt Cartel’s reputation has taken a hit. The once powerful organization no longer instills respect and fear. To restore the Cartel’s influence, two up-and-coming Hutts, Gaboorga the Abundant and Duuba the Magnanimous, are throwing the most lavish “charitable banquet” in history for the galaxy’s underprivileged. And if the Cartel happens to advance their business interests during the Feast, everyone wins! If Gaboorga and Duuba can cooperate, they could rocket the Cartel back into the upper echelons of the galactic underworld. But the Hutts’ conflicting priorities means they’re constantly undermining each other. Each week a new Story Mission will unlock to progress this storyline, leading to the climatic choice during the third and final week: Gaboorga…

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SWTOR: Game Update 7.1.1 is live!

As we mentioned the other day, Star Wars: The old republic game update 7.1.1. is now live. With that players can look forward to new rewards for the Feast of Prosperity event and Galactic Seasons 3, “Luck of the Draw,” introducing a new companion, reputation track, and rewards.  Feast of Prosperity 2022 – The Feast of Prosperity event is back, beginning November 1st at 12:00 PM UTC and lasting until November 29th at 12:00 PM UTC. To allow players to complete the event Missions, the last week of the event has been extended to two weeks instead of one. This new edition comes with new rewards: Gourmand’s Favorite Weapon Set Duuba and Gaboorga Transport Skiffs Feast Holo-Toy Jump into the game to get the chance to earn these new rewards! (Gourmand’s Favorite Weapon Set (from left to right): Blaster Pistol / Blaster Rifle / Assault Cannon / Sniper Rifle / Lightsaber…

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SWTOR: Cartel Market Additions: Game Update 7.1.1

swtor cartel maket sale

With a new game update comes new gear on the galatic cartel market… Get your hands on some Cartel Coins and check out new items live in the Cartel Market this week! Sa’har Kateen’s Armor SetAvailable Now! (Weapon not included.)Reforged Mandalorian Hunter’s Armor SetAvailable Now! (Weapon not included.)Sa’har Kateen’s LightsaberAvailable Now! /Retired Gladiator Blaster PistolAvailable Now! /Retired Gladiator Blaster RifleAvailable Now! /Retired Gladiator Sniper RifleAvailable Now! /Retired Gladiator Asssault CannonAvailable Now! /Collector’s Edition Vendor AccessAvailable Now! Oriconian HssissAvailable Now! Advanced Magenta-White CrystalsAvailable Now! Hunter’s Blue and White and White and Blue Dye ModulesAvailable Now! (Default color, Blue / White, then White / Blue as shown on the Dark Marauder’s Armor Set.)Nar Shaddaa Holo Signs Decoration BundleAvailable Now!

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SWTOR Game Update 7.11 Patch Notes

Here are the latest patchnotes for Star Wars The old republic. Patch 7.1.1 was released today 18-10-2022. Check them out below: Game Update 7.1.1 Highlight Galactic Season 3 ‘Luck of the Draw’ – The new Galactic Season 3 is starting with Game Update 7.1.1. During this new season, PH4-LNX, the new Croupier Droid, will help players progress through the new reputation track, the Gambling Authority and Management Entity and earn new rewards. Feast of Prosperity 2022 – Starting November 1st at 12:00 PM UTC until November 29th at 12:00 PM UTC. This new edition of the Feast of Prosperity event comes with new rewards such as the Gourmand’s Favorite Weapon Set, Duuba and Gaboorga Transport Skiffs, and Feast Holo-Toy! Outfitter Improvements – The number of slots in Outfitter has been doubled. Players can now unlock 32 slots instead of 16. They can also name and favorite their outfits. Balance changes – The following changes have been implemented:…

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SWTOR: Planned Balance Changes for 7.1.1

Gameplay designer for SWTOR, Shabir Dhillon took to the forums to explain some of the balance changes coming with game update 7.1.1 in Star Wars: the old Republic. This includes those for Lightning / Telekinetics, Madness / Balance, and Advanced Prototype / Tactics. Check it out: Shabir here and I am a Gameplay Designer on SWTOR. I wanted to start by saying we appreciate everyone for taking the time and effort to give feedback on the changes. I wanted to explain some of the changes we are making in the upcoming patch:  Lightning/Telekinetics: Patch Notes:   Convection/Clamoring Force – Critical hit damage bonus goes to 12% (down from 15%). Thundering Blast/Turbulence – Second arc of damage deals 20% of Turbulence’s damage (down from 25%).   Storm watch damage decreased by 4% Halted Offensive/Power of the Force cast time increased to 3.0 seconds (up from 2.5 seconds). Alacrity still affects cast time.  Decrease Halted Offensive’s/Power…

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