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Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes Developer Insights: 50R-T

The guys over at Capital Games has posted a new developer insight.  This time they talk about 50R-T (pronounced “Sortie”)! A tactical droid with murky origins somewhere deep within the Old Republic, she was recovered for scrap on a battlefield but has been repurposed into a croupier droid. Her new owners have taken to adapting her tactical acumen to best suit a gaming environment.The Basics: Droid Leader who synergizes well with other non-Separatist droids 50R-T brings the first Conquest Omicron to SWGoH – showcasing her ability to overcome difficult situations Introduces three new buffs to the game: Spare Parts, VIP, and Instant Defeat Immunity This Marquee character can be earned in the “Playing the Odds” event that opens this Thursday! Unique Attributes: New Buff: Spare Parts – +30% Critical Chance and +30% Offense; if this character is defeated, they are revived with at full Health, gain Foresight and Protection Up, and dispel this buff from…

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Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes: Developer Insights- Darth Malgus

The guys over at Capital Games has posted a new developer insight.  This time they talk about Darth Malgus, the scourge of The Old Republic. To help celebrate the 10th anniversary of Star Wars The Old Republic, we’ve collaborated with Bioware Austin to bring you this brand new Leader for the Sith Empire. UNIT NAME: Darth MalgusALIGNMENT: Dark SideCATEGORIES: Tank, Leader, Sith, Sith EmpireLegendary Sith Lord who causes doubt among his foes and heralds the return of the Sith Empire ABILITIES: BASIC: Unfettered Rage (Zeta) Final Text: Deal Physical damage to target enemy with a 50% chance to attack again, doubled if the target is a Jedi. On the second attack, Darth Malgus gains 20% Max Health (stacking, max 100%) until the end of the encounter. These attacks can’t be countered or evaded. Sith Empire allies gain Critical Damage Up for 2 turns. SPECIAL 1: Deprive Senses (Omicron) (Cooldown 3) Final Text: Deal Physical damage to target enemy and inflict…

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Ranking the Best Star Wars Games From the Last 10 Years

The Star Wars franchise has captivated gamers for decades. At this point, there are over a hundred Star Wars games to choose from, many of which are considered classics at this point. Star Wars mobile games have been a bit of a hit and miss, but some of the more recent releases on other platforms have received high praise from critics and gamers alike. From space-themed slots and virtual pinball to action RPGs and space combat sims, the latest Star Wars games provide a wide variety of space fantasy experiences. If you want to know which of those games have been rated far higher than the rest, take a look at the six most popular, universally praised Star Wars games of the last decade. 6. Star Wars Battlefront 2 Despite middling reviews upon its release, Star Wars Battlefront 2 eventually turned out to be a really good game, after months…

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Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes Developer Insights: Outrider

The guys over at Capital Games has posted a new developer insight.  This time they talk about the Outrider, Dash Rendar’s YT-2400 freighter, will soon be coming to the holotables and will lift Home One fleets. For those of you who are unfamiliar with this ship, it was originally introduced in Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire on Nintendo 64 on December 3, 1996, and later for Windows on September 17, 1997.The introduction of this ship brings a few new mechanics to Galaxy of Heroes which we think are exciting: Data Transmission “Download” and new buff “Suprosa Supercomputer”.Below, we take a dive into the developers’ motivations and inspirations while creating the kit for this new ship. UNIT NAME: OutriderALIGNMENT: LightCATEGORIES: Support, Cargo Ship, Rebel, Scoundrel, SmugglerA daring Rebel Support that increases the Download of allied ships. ABILITIES: BASIC: Illegal Laser Cannons FINAL TEXT: Deal Physical damage 3 times to target enemy and inflict Critical Damage Down for…

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Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes Developer Insights: Eighth Brother

The guys over at Capital Games has posted a new developer insight. This time they are talking with the designers of Eighth Brother, a Terrelian Jango Jumper who once served the Jedi Order only to become a member of the Inquisitorius, is coming to the holotables! Eighth Brother tussled with Kanan Jarrus and hunted down enemies of the Empire before meeting his ultimate fate at the hands of Maul. Staying on theme for the Inquisitorius faction, Eighth Brother makes use of the Purge debuff. It is worth noting that he can consume stacks of Purge to do extra damage and inflict Jedi enemies with a variety of debuffs. Eighth Brother has a plethora of ways to give him an edge in battle, be it by consuming Stealth to give himself buffs or inflicting foes with Accuracy Down, Blind, or Burning.His Omicron Leader ability gives the Inquisitorius a boost in Territory Wars, where he causes all enemies to lose…

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A Glimpse of What Star Wars Games Could Be

Whilst there have been a huge number of Star Wars games released over the years, they tend to be of a singular focus – either games that are land based with blaster and saber combat, or the more aerial focused games with space squadrons instead. It has become a favored theme for games of chance and more casual gaming options, particularly as this space is growing shown by this review about bet365 in Canada for example showing how public sentiment has changed for these sites. As Star Wars has managed to hit its stride and returned perhaps to the peak of its popularity, other games have shown how a combined effort could create what would be an ideal Star Wars game.  Games like Battlefront II have shown a great approach for games that focus on more of a first or third person shooting styled title as many felt the gun…

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Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes: Developer Insights: Seventh Sister

The guys over at Capital Games has posted a new developer insight. This time they are talking with the designers of Seventh Sister. Seventh Sister was born on the planet Mirial and like most Inquisitors, she originally served the Jedi Order and somehow survived Order 66. Below, we take a dive into the developers’ motivations and inspirations while creating the kit for this new character. UNIT NAME: Seventh SisterALIGNMENT: Dark SideCATEGORIES: Empire, Leader, Inquisitorius, Healer, Unaligned Force UserInquisitorius Healer that helps her squad eliminate the Jedi. ABILITIES: BASIC: There You Are FINAL TEXT: Deal Physical damage to target enemy. Inflict Offense Down for 2 turns and 1 stack of Purge (max 6) until the end of the encounter if the target doesn’t have any. These debuffs can’t be resisted if enemy is Jedi. Deal +5% more damage, increased to +10% if enemy is Jedi, for each stack of Purge on the enemy. SPECIAL: ID9 Electro Shock-Prod (Cooldown 3) FINAL TEXT: Deal Physical…

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Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes: Road Ahead: March 2022

Here is the Road a head for Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes march 2022 Welcome to the March 2022 Road Ahead for Galaxy of Heroes! We have a packed schedule for today starting with details on the next Title Update which contains a number of big quality of life changes for Grand Arena Championships. We’ve got the details on the Razor Crests final farm location, a very special rework, a new legendary character and more! Check out the video above or read on below! So let’s get this party started…. TITLE UPDATE – GRAND ARENA QUALITY OF LIFEWe have a huge Title Update for Grand Arena Championships at the end of this month. We looked at some of the most common complaints players had about the Grand Arenas experience and hope to address many of those concerns in this Title Update. The first major change focuses on deploying Defenses with the…

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The Success of Star Wars-Based Video Games

Star Wars video games have earned popularity due to their excellent action, thrilling graphic visuals and fun. Some might argue that these games have even more variations than the game themes of slots online, but this time we’ll give the focus on only a select few examples.George Lucas has given importance to the star wars video games and established many star wars video games that achieve huge success. Star Wars video games have been developed in three phases:  The initial licensed stage of the Star Wars video game was established from 1979 to 1993.  The era of Lucas arts later George Lucas put up with concern in reducing the complexities and enhancing the characteristics of the visual games so he decided to expand his video game company Luca arts.   Star Wars Games after a deal with Disney in 2013 Disney acquired the rights to video games from George Lucas. Many…

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Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes – Developer Insights: Ninth Sister

The guys over at Capital Games has posted a new developer insight. This time they are talking with the designers of The Ninth Sister, formerly a Jedi known as Masana Tide, is coming to the holotables to reinforce the Inquisitorius! Below, we take a dive into the developers’ motivations and inspirations while creating the kit for this fan-favorite Jedi: Fallen Order character. UNIT NAME: Ninth SisterALIGNMENT: Dark SideCATEGORIES: Tank, Leader, Inquisitorius, Empire, Unaligned Force UserrA ruthless member of the feared Inquisitorius who will stop at nothing in her hunt for the Jedi. ABILITIES: Basic: TOO EASY FINAL TEXT: Deal Physical damage to target enemy. Then, deal Physical damage again, dealing 40% more damage. Inflict 1 stack of Purge (max: 6) on target enemy for the rest of the encounter. If the target is a Jedi, this inflicts a second stack of Purge and can’t be resisted. Special 1: NOT WORTH MY TIME (Cooldown 4) FINAL TEXT: Deal Physical damage and consume all…

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Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes Developer Insights: Iden Versio

The guys over at Capital Games has posted a new developer insight. This time they are talking with the designers of Iden Versio. After the attack on the Death Star, the Empire responded by assembling Inferno Squad – an Imperial Special Forces commando unit – and appointed Iden Versio as its leader. Now, Iden’s intelligence and relentlessness will be put to use as the newest Imperial Trooper leader to hit the holotables. UNIT NAME: Iden VersioALIGNMENT: Dark SideCATEGORIES: Dark Side, Attacker, Leader, Empire, Imperial TrooperTenacious Empire Attacker who expertly takes out foes while supporting her squad. ABILITIES: Basic: TAKE THEM DOWN FINAL TEXT: Deal Physical damage to target enemy. If no other allies have the Leader tag, Iden deals damage two more times. For each critical hit, Iden recovers 5% Health and Protection. Special 1: PUSH FORWARD (Cooldown 2) FINAL TEXT: Deal Physical damage to all enemies and inflict Vulnerable for 2 turns. Dispel all buffs on target enemy…

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Starter Guide on Getting Started and Understanding Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes

Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes is a mobile collectible role-playing game developed by Capital Games and adored by millions of Star Wars fans across the globe, the mobile game was released by Electronic Arts in November 2015 and the game has come a very long way since release. The free-to-play mobile game lets you assemble your own four-person team from the galaxy far, far away, composed of your favourite Star Wars heroes and villains. With the right strategy and planning, you can beat your opponents. With an average of 4 million daily logins, Electronic Arts continues to provide support for the game with regular updates like as bug fixes and new content. Millions of people play games like Clash of Clans, Fortnite and even Call of Duty on their smartphones and tablets. While there are numerous reasons why mobile gaming is growing if you didn’t realise but online casino games are taking full…

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Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes Developer Insights: Starkiller

The guys over at Capital Games has posted a new developer insight. This time they are talking with the designers of The final unit of our Lucasfilm 50th Anniversary character – Starkiller. He has landed on the holotables with the force of a Star Destroyer being yanked from the sky! Below, we take a dive into the motivations and inspirations our developers drew from while creating the kit for this fan-favorite Star Wars: The Force Unleashed character. For more info and insights from the devs on this character, check out this interview with CubsFan Han: UNIT NAME: StarkillerALIGNMENT: Dark SideCATEGORIES: Dark Side, Attacker, Unaligned Force UserA powerful Dark Side Force User whose inner conflict lifts up other Force Users. ABILITIES: Basic: IMBUED LIGHTSABER STRIKE FINAL TEXT (ZETA): Deal Physical damage to target enemy twice. If it’s Starkiller’s turn, inflict Shock for 1 turn to target enemy and deal Physical damage to all other enemies, which can’t be countered. Unleashed: Reduce Special ability cooldowns by 1…

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Great Star Wars Games That You Can Play for Free

If you think for a second about the Star Wars franchise, you will agree that it has been at the entertainment forefront. The franchise has also brought forth major developments and creations. From it, movieshave been recreated, highly favored merchandise has been bought and sold, and new stories have been made,set in the Skywalker Saga.  Star Wars video games have been around for a long time. From the popularity they bear, they have let gamers go on a journey in a galaxy far away. There is a wide variety to choose from, free and paid. However, we have whittled down a list of the best and free ones you can play.  Star Wars: Assault Team Imagine a card game but in the Star Wars universe. This is what this game is like. Star Wars: Assault Team combines role-playing and strategy. The players fight battles in turns by taking over combat…

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Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes Developer Insights: Mara Jade, The Emperor’s Hand

The guys over at Capital Games has posted a new developer insight. This time they are talking with the designers of Mara Jade, The Emperor’s Hand. According to legend, she served as the true hand of the Emperor at the height of the Empire, going after his foes, be they remnants of the Jedi or duplicitous Imperials. Below, we take a dive into the developers’ motivations and inspirations while creating the kit for this fan-favorite character. UNIT NAME: Mara Jade, The Emperor’s HandALIGNMENT: Dark SideCATEGORIES: Dark Side, Attacker, Empire, Unaligned Force UserDark Side force user Attacker who uses her allies to boost her own power and supports Emperor Palpatine. ABILITIES: Basic: CALCULATED SHOT FINAL TEXT: Deal Special damage to target enemy twice and inflict Daze for 2 turns. If Emperor Palpatine is the Leader, he assists if it’s Mara Jade’s turn; otherwise, a random ally with Useful Pawn assists dealing 50% less damage. Special 1: ULTIMATE PREDATOR (Cooldown…

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Remembering Old Star Wars Games

If ever there were a movie franchise to get the video game treatment, it was Star Wars. The first film in the saga revolutionised the sci-fi genre when it came out and also defied audiences’ expectations in the process. It was fitting that video games would eventually be released that gave players control of some of these beloved characters they had seen on the screen for so many years and allowed players to experiment with some of their powers. To kids growing up at the time, this was one of the coolest things ever as they could essentially be a Jedi or a Sith, depending on what games were played. While Star Wars games used to be massive in the 2000s, they have recently seen a resurgence in the last decade, most likely due to the ‘rebirth’ the universe is experiencing right now. Those who are fans of the franchise…

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