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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: 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 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 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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SWTOR In-Game Events for October 2022

Here are the ingame events for Star Wars: The old republic for the month of October 2022 Bounty Contract WeekDate: October 4th – October 11th, 2022 (BEGINS AND ENDS AT 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 and rookie hunters to prove their skills and bring crime syndicates and violent gangs to justice! Each day, you can sign up for one standard Henchman contract and one high profile Kingpin Contract, and each may take you to a separate planet. Complete five standard contracts to unlock Kingpin missions with bigger loot! Head to the fleet now, invite your friends and visit representatives of the Association to get started on your contracts! FEATURED REWARDS: Reputation with the Bounty Brokers Association Bounty Tracker’s Armor Set and Contract Hunter’s Armor Set Assassin’s Bowcaster and…

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SWTOR In-Game Events for September 2022

Here are the ingame events for Star Wars: The old republic for the month of September 2022 Nar Shaddaa NightlifeDate: August 2nd – September 13th, 2022 (BEGINS AND ENDS AT 12:00PM GMT)Requirement: None! Test your luck at the exotic Star Cluster and Club Vertica Casinos with the return of the Nar Shaddaa Nightlife event! Rare and extravagant rewards await high-rollers or those touched by Lady Luck. For those of you wanting a change in scenery, the event has broadened its horizons and is also happening on Mek-Sha. New Daily Missions and a rewards await all those flushed with credits. FEATURED REWARDS: Kingpin’s and Nightlife Socialite Armor Sets Phrojo Nuray and Gammorean Bodyguard Companions Vectron Magnus and Kingpin’s Rancor Mounts Kingpin’s Predator Mount Taxidermy Stronghold Decorations Cartel Market Certificates High Roller Shades Replica C1-4W Mini-pet Kingpin’s Grigna Mount Blast Pad Floor Trap and Frost Floor Trap Stronghold Decorations New High Roller Weapons New…

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SWTOR: “All That’s Left” Short Story

It has been a whille, but finally the good guys and girls over at BioWare Austine is releasing new story content for Star Wars the old Republic. Here is the latest short story named “All that’s left”. Enjoy: “Sa’har?” That voice–so familiar, despite the years since she last heard it. It sounded impossibly far away, yet close enough that she swiveled her head in search of its owner. “Sa’har–is that you?” The voice, its edges rippling with echoes, was louder. Closer. She ran toward the sound, but her feet were heavy… like stone. “Sa’har! I always knew you would find me. I’m… so happy to see you.” And there he was. Sa’har reached a trembling hand toward the brother she had not seen since she was taken to be trained by the Jedi. As her fingers inched closer, she could see her brother’s gaunt face was marred by fear, by…

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Star Wars: The Old Republic Game update – Charles Boyd leaving BIoware

Here is a new game update for Star Wars: The old Republic. Bioware assures fans that they still have big plans for SWTOR despite Charles Boyd’s departure. As many of you know, Star Wars™: The Old Republic recently celebrated its 10-year anniversary this past December, which is an incredible milestone for a game. On the heels of that anniversary, we released our seventh expansion, Legacy of the Sith, in February. Our next content update for that expansion, Game Update 7.1, is slated to be released on August 2nd. This update will incorporate a host of new content and fixes, including: New daily mission arcs for Republic and Imperial players on the planet Manaan. A challenging new Operation for 8-player teams. Improvements to our Weapons in Outfitter system. Key revelations about Darth Malgus and the Sith lord whose relics he has been pursuing. We’re excited for you to experience all of this…

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SWTOR In-Game Events for July 2022

Here are the ingame events for Star Wars: The old republic for the month of July 2022 Relics of the GreeDate: June 28th – July 5th, 2022 (BEGINS AND ENDS AT 12:00PM GMT)Requirement: Level 50+ Explore Ilum’s contested area in the Western Ice Shelf to uncover the mysterious purpose of the Gray Secant, an enormous ancient Gree starship. Get ready to face a powerful opponent that awaits you at the center of this ancient vessel. Visit the in-game News Terminal located on Carrick Station in the Republic fleet or Vaiken Spacedock in the Imperial fleet to get started on your adventure! FEATURED REWARDS: Reputation with the Gree Enclave Gree Digitization Cube White, Red, and Blue Scalene Armor Gray Helix Weapons L1-L Defender, L1-L Scout, and Miniature Gray Secant Mini-pets Cyan Sphere, Blue Sphere and Red Sphere Vehicles …and more! Pirate IncursionDate: July 12th – July 19th, 2022 (BEGINS AND ENDS AT 12:00PM GMT)Requirement: Level 20+ The…

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SWTOR: New R-4 Anomaly Operation boss and Manaan Daily Area now on PTS

The guys over at BioWare Austin has added the new R-4 Anomaly operation boss and Manaan Daily area to the public test servers. So now is the time to check it out, and let the developers know about any bugs. Below are the official news: In a previous phase of PTS, players were able to test three of the R-4 Anomaly Operation bosses. As we head into the last phase for 7.1, players can now test out the next boss, Lady Dominique, on Story Mode. In order to access this content on the PTS, follow the steps below: Copy your level 80 character over to the Public Test Server Head to Mek-Sha’s Slugfall Harbor area The northernmost ship dock will have a PTS Gear Vendor to get you equipped for the Operation. The entrance to which will be located at the end of the same pier In addition to these…

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SWTOR In-Game Events for June 2022

Here are the ingame events for Star Wars: The old republic for the month of June 2022 The All Worlds Ultimate Swoop Rallyrong>Date: May 31st – June 7th (BEGINS AND ENDS AT 12:00PM GMT)Requirement: Levels 20+ In the growing shadow of war, swoop fans across the galaxy descend on Dantooine, Tatooine, and even Onderon for the sport’s biggest spectacle—The All Worlds Ultimate Swoop Rally! They’re packing the stands, eager to take their minds off their troubles and cheer their favorite swoop gangs. The bikers are here to take on dangerous challenge courses, show off their piloting skills, and flaunt their souped-up swoop bikes. The thunder of the engines, the deafening applause from the fans, the wind battering their helmets… there’s no bigger rush for these thrill seekers. Despite their reputation as wild rebels whose makeshift courses disregard local districting restrictions, swoop gangs aren’t a serious threat to anyone–something all true swoop fans know! They…

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Celebrate May the 4th in Star Wars: The Old Republic

In honor Nay the 4th, also known as Star Wars Day, and to show our appreciation for all of othe players in a galaxy far, far away, The developers over at BioWare Asutine is giving away the orange P1-XL droid! This droid’s boxy chassis and high-visibility paint ensures that you’ll never lose sight of him as he follows along in your many adventures! Simply log in to Star Wars: The Old Republic anytime between May 3rd and May 10th and your very own mini-pet will be waiting for you in your in-game mailbox. Promotion period runs 5/3/22 (1200 GMT) – 5/10/22 (1200 GMT). In addition to your P1-XL minipet, players will also receive two additional benefits. First, we will be running a 50% off collection unlock sale alongside the Double XP event! Both of these will run for the same duration as the minipet login promotion. Join us in celebrating May the…

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SWTOR In-Game Events for May 2022

Here are the ingame events for Star Wars: The old republic for the month of May 2022 Double XP EventDate: May 3rd – May 10th, 2022 (BEGINS AND ENDS AT 12:00PM GMT)Requirement: None! Starting May 3rd and lasting until May 10th, there will be a Double XP event! Enjoy a full week of Double XP, Valor, and more. Pirate IncursionDate: May 3rd – May 10th, 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: Nova Blade and Dantooine…

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SWTOR Patch notes – Game update 7.0.2

Here are the latest patchnotes for Star Wars The old republic. Patch 7.0.2 was released today 26-04-2022. Check them out below: Highlight Weapons in Outfitter – The new customization functionality is now live! You can now have one weapon (or weapons for dual-wielding combat styles) equipped which will determine the stats applied to your character, and stamp the appearance of another weapon of the same type via Outfitter. More information here. Double XP Event – Starting May 3rd (12:00 UTC) and lasting until May 10th (12:00 UTC) there will be a week-long Double XP Event! Enjoy a full week of Double XP and Valor. General The following currencies have been renamed to clarify what content the currencies are related to: Medal of Commendation is now Conquest Commendation Aquatic Resource Matrix is now Daily Resource Matrix Hazardous Matter Catalyst is now OP-1 Catalyst Thyrsian Production Accelerant is now WZ-1 Accelerant Decurion Isotope Stabilizer is…

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SWTOR Game Update 7.0.2 brings Weapons in Outfitter!

With the new Game Update 7.0.2, BioWare Austin vill introduce a new functionality to the Outfit Designer: Weapons in Outfitter!  Outfit Designer is a feature we introduced with Game Update 3.2: Rise of the Emperor. This feature allows players to change the appearance of their characters by creating up to 16 outfits using their favorite Armors and switching between them at any time. Since its introduction, several improvements have been made to Outfit Designer, such as preview window updates and, more recently, an improved user interface (UI).  Similar to Armors in Outfitter, Weapons in Outfitter allows players to equip one weapon in the Gear window, which determines the stats applied to their character, and stamp the appearance of another weapon of the same type via the Outfitter window. For example, it is now possible for a player to benefit from the stats of the Stronghold Defender’s Lightsaber but enjoy the…

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