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Update Released September 9, 2021

It’s Official! Knights of the Old Republic – Remade has been announced!

Hello everyone I’m so incredibly excited to announce that the very old game, Knights of the Old Republic from 2003, which is the precursor game to Star Wars: The Old Republic and sets up much of the lower in the old Republic era is getting a full remake. Trailer Watch Video Info Starwars.com Article Playstation […]

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News Shared September 7, 2021

Rakghoul Event now live on Alderaan in SWTOR! September 7 – 14, 2021

IMPORTANT NOTE FOR LEVEL 70+ PLAYERS WHO WANT TO PLAY THE RAKGHOUL OPERATION BOSS ON STAR FORGE SERVER! I will be running a “Rakghoul Eyeless Operation boss” group open to all on the STAR FORGE server at 8:15 AM PDT, switching around factions, on these days: Tuesday (Sept 7), Wednesday (Sept 8), Thursday (Sept 9), […]

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News Shared September 2, 2021

SWTOR Events Calendar: September 7 – 14, 2021 Rakghoul Event — September 21 – 28, 2021 Gree Event

The next batch of events has been announced! Rakghoul Resurgence on Alderaan Date: September 7 – September 14, 2021 (BEGINS AND ENDS AT 5:00AM PST/12:00PM GMT) Requirement: Levels 25+ The Hyland Organization for Rakghoul Neutralization (T.H.O.R.N.) has issued an official level-2 emergency alert concerning an outbreak of the Rakghoul plague on Alderaan. Quarantines have been put in […]

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Update 6.3.2 Released August 31, 2021

New SWTOR Items! Steadfast Master Obi-Wan Kenobi Armor Set, Frontline Scourge Trooper Armor, Blue-Gray and Red-Gray crystals, Ceremonial Beskar Spear

Patch 6.3.2 brought us some new cosmetic items on the Cartel Market! Steadfast Master Obi-Wan Kenobi Armor Set Watch Video Frontline Scourge Trooper Armor Watch Video This video also features the new rifle! Blue-Gray and Red-Gray Crystals Here's the two new color crystals in #SWTOR, Blue-Gray and Red-Gray. pic.twitter.com/usnCf4wtw9 — Swtorista (@swtorista) September 1, 2021 […]

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SWTOR Datacrons Guide

Datacrons are hidden objects in Star Wars: The Old Republic that you can find to earn a permanent boost for your characters. Datacrons are hidden across almost every planet, are availble to free-to-play, preferred and subscribed players, and are some of my favorite secrets to hunt down in the entire game. In this video, I’ll […]

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Update Released August 4, 2021

SWTOR Swoop Event! August 24 – 31, 2021

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 […]

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Update 7.0 Released August 24, 2021

Operative and Sniper now Available for 7.0 on the PTS

Hello everyone! The Sniper and Operative are now available for testing on the Public Test Server! “We are identifying key aspects of the Sniper and Operative, and understanding how players both perceive and utilize the classes’ abilities. Our focus is to equip the player with knowledge and understanding of these abilities so they can make […]

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SWTOR All Worlds Ultimate Swoop Rally Event Guide

The All Worlds Ultimate Swoop Rally, better known as the “Swoop Event”, is a limited-time event running in Star Wars: The Old Republic based on swoop racing, a mini-game that was first introduced in the Knights of the Old Republic game. Players have been asking for swoop racing to be in the Old Republic for […]

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News Shared August 20, 2021

New Combat Styles information from interview by The Escape Pod Cast and SWTOR’s Game Design Director!

The Escape Pod Cast has interviewed the Game Design Director for Star Wars: The Old Republic, Chris Schmidt, and has gotten us some great information about combat styles! Watch Video Here’s my biggest takeaways and new points from the interview: Subscribers are going to have two combat styles at any time, and you can switch […]

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Update 7.0 Released August 6, 2021

SWTOR 7.0 Expansion Combat Styles Confirmed! Separating Story From Gameplay

We were first teased about Combat Styles on a developer live stream that announced the upcoming expansion for Star Wars: The Old Republic (due Holidays 2021). We finally have some confirmation from the developers about how it works in a new article posted by Bioware!   Article Coming soon in Legacy of the Sith, you’ll […]

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News Shared August 4, 2021

SWTOR Bounty Event! August 10 – 17, 2021

The Bounty Hunters Association has returned! Catch bounties and turn them in for rewards. If you’re a veteran player don’t forget to check out the Ambassador vendor or Achievements for a challenge! The new #SWTOR Event schedule is up! • ends Aug 10 – Nightlife Event• Aug 10 – 17 – Bounty Event• Aug 24 […]

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How to Play SWTOR on a Controller

Although Star Wars: The Old Republic does not support controllers by default, many clever players have figured out that there are ways to set up the game to be playable on controllers of all types. Below is a list of resources related to playing SWTOR on a controller from various consoles! While I only have […]

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Dromund Kaas – Quest by Quest Story Guide (Class & Planet)

Dromund Kaas, the Seat of the Empire, is the second planet for all Imperial players in Star Wars: The Old Republic. Read about all of the story and quests available on  Dromund Kaas in the summaries below written by Locke.

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Update 6.3 Released July 30, 2021

SWTOR Short Story – Intelligence Report: Historical Analysis of Manaan

The Developers have posted a brand new short story – or rather an Intelligence Report – on the current state and history of the planet Manaan, the focus of the upcoming expansion! This short story was written by Caitlin Sullivan Kelly, who shared a little bit about writing the story below! This was fun to […]

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How to Turn Off Ground Shake in SWTOR

‘Ground Shake’ is a term for the camera shaking while playing out in the open world of Star Wars: The Old Republic. While the animated effect is meant to give a more immersive feel, often triggering when a player blows something up nearby, the animation can give some players a headache or make others nauseous […]

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How to play SWTOR with an XBOX Controller with Xpadder / without Steam

Although Star Wars: The Old Republic does not support controllers by default, many clever players have figured out that there are ways to set up the game to be playable on a controller. In this video, we’ll be going over how to map your controls for The Old Republic to an XBOX  controller, if you […]

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How to play SWTOR with an XBOX Controller on Steam

Although Star Wars: The Old Republic does not support controllers by default, many clever players have figured out that there are ways to set up the game to be playable on a controller. In this video, we’ll be going over how to map your controls for The Old Republic to an XBOX  controller, if you […]

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How to play SWTOR with a PS4 Controller on Steam

Although Star Wars: The Old Republic does not support controllers by default, many clever players have figured out that there are ways to set up the game to be playable on a controller. In this video, we’ll be going over how to map your controls for The Old Republic to a Playstation 4 controller, if […]

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News Shared July 28, 2021

The Dantooine Pirate Incursion Event is now live in SWTOR! July 27 – August 3, 2021

It’s time to head back to Dantooine! Last day will be Monday August 2. Guide: SWTOR Dantooine Pirate Incursion Event Guide Video: Watch Video  

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SWTOR Dantooine Pirate Incursion Event Guide

The Pirate Incursion Event, better known as the “Dantooine Event”, is a limited-time event in Star Wars: The Old Republic. The event happens sporadically, and lasts for about a week on the normally peaceful planet of Dantooine. The event focuses on the Nova Blade Pirates hostile takeover of the area, as they are spurred on […]

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How to play SWTOR with a PS4 Controller without Steam / with DS4Windows

Although Star Wars: The Old Republic does not support controllers by default, many clever players have figured out that there are ways to set up the game to be playable on a controller. In this video, we’ll be going over how to map your controls for The Old Republic to a Playstation 4 controller. Let’s […]

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Eternal Championship Guide

The Eternal Championship is a tournament where you face off against some of Zakuul’s finest contenders. The fights are pretty fun as they focus on different mechanics, and can help you practice playing your class solo and are a great way to prepare to enter end-game group content. Watch Video Update 2021: I have added […]

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Toborro’s Courtyard Through the Groupfinder Guide

Toborro’s Courtyard Through the Groupfinder is the fastest way to earn Tech Fragments in Star Wars: The Old Republic, the end-game currency in Star Wars: The Old Republic. In this video we’ll be going over the full information about running Toborro’s Courtyard using the groupfinder, the tricks to getting it to work, and all the […]

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How to Get Tech Fragments in SWTOR

Tech Fragments are the currency players use to buy high-level gear in Star Wars: The Old Republic. In this video, I’ll be showing off some of the fastest ways to earn them in the game. Watch Video Tech Fragments are mainly used to buy set bonus gear from the vendors in a corner room of […]

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How to Get Master Ranos as a Companion in SWTOR

Jedi Master Dazh Ranos was originally a retired companion who was only available to players who had earned her through the limited-time Dark vs Light event in Star Wars: The Old Republic. With the addition of the Galactic Seasons system to the game, all players now have a chance to earn her over time, and […]

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SWTOR Escape Pod Cast 396: 7.0 Prep Part 1 - Winter is coming and we need to prepare. For more episodes check newoverlords.com, aie-guild.org and follow @MaxTheGrey View here!

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast 395: Manaan Legends -Brushing up on Manaan legends and canon before 7.0. For more episodes check newoverlords.com, aie-guild.org and follow @MaxTheGrey View here!

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast 394: The PTS Teleports Behind You - This week Operatives (and Snipers) are on the PTS and ready to shiv you in the back. Nothing personal, kid. For more episodes check newoverlords.com, aie-guild.org and follow @MaxTheGrey View here!

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast 393: Chris Schmidt Interview! -We broadcast and comment on our Combat Styles interview this week with Chris, the Bioware SWTOR Game Design Director. For more episodes check newoverlords.com, aie-guild.org and follow @MaxTheGrey View here!

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast 392: Who's the Boss? - This week we talk about some of the lesser known world bosses and how to fight them. For more episodes check newoverlords.com, aie-guild.org and follow @MaxTheGrey View here!

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast 391: The Rising Storm - Extended edition episode on the book plot summary and our review with a SWTOR reference or two. For more episodes check newoverlords.com, aie-guild.org and follow @MaxTheGrey View here!

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast 390: GSF Top Gun - Our guild has been trading GSF tips so we revisit GSF for fun and Conquest. For more episodes check newoverlords.com, aie-guild.org and follow @MaxTheGrey View here!

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast 389: Guardian Lite - A slimmed down Guardian is on the PTS. We take a look. For more episodes check newoverlords.com, aie-guild.org and follow @MaxTheGrey View here!

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast 388: High Republic Wave 2 - We execute order 420 and talk High Republic updates and The Rising Storm. For more episodes check newoverlords.com, aie-guild.org and follow @MaxTheGrey View here!

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast 387: LOTSofSWTOR - Hot takes on the 10th anniversary announcements. LOTS of good stuff on the roadmap. For more episodes check newoverlords.com, aie-guild.org and follow @MaxTheGrey View here!