The impossibly-rapid return of heavy forests to Nathema’s surface has ...
Apr 19, 2018
Black Desert Korea is letting players date (and vie for) NPCs
Apr 19, 2018

If yesterday’s Black Desert patch in the west didn’t grab you, maybe a peek into what Korea’s getting will. Daum’s official patch notes over on the Korean site lists some of yesterday’s changes here, including the PvP and crowd control tweaks, but it also has some fun new bits, including “a new system where you can date an NPC.” Wait, [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively - swtor

Together – A Star Wars Fan Film
Apr 19, 2018

Here’s another Star Wars fan film that you need to check out if you haven’t already. It’s called “Together” and it’s by Justin Christie. It was posted just last month, so we’re getting some fresh fan films to keep us busy while we await the next official Star Wars movies. This is a great film, all 3D animated in Cinema 4D with a great story. It’s only 4 minutes long so it’s not going to take a lot of your time to give it a quick watch, but I really enjoyed it. ...SWTORSTRATEGIES

Make a statement with the new Corporate Retreat Decoration Bundle which ...
Apr 18, 2018
Hyperspace Beacon: Five things Star Wars The Old Republic still does well
Apr 18, 2018

I have been harping on so many things that BioWare is doing wrong with Star Wars: The Old Republic that some have wondered why I still play the game. I will admit that I have been playing it less and less. Some of that has to do with the amount of free time I have, but if I’m honest with [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively - swtor

How The Lord Of Hunger DARTH NIHILUS – The Force Draining Sith Lord Came To Be
Apr 18, 2018

Who is your favorite Darth? There’s a conversation we’ve had here a few times before. There are some great Sith to choose from and one popular Darth on many fans’ list is Darth Nihilus. How much do you really know about him? Where was he from? How did he turn to the Dark side and what made him so popular? If you want to learn more about Darth Nihilus, here’s a great video that will break it all down for you. ...SWTORSTRATEGIES

Find out what’s behind the terrifying epidemic spreading across Alderaan ...
Apr 17, 2018
Changes to the Cartel Market — Monday April 17 2018
Apr 17, 2018

Here are the weekly cartel market items on sale for April 17 2018. Remember you can support this blog by buying your cartel coins on Amazon via this link were you also will get a  Exclusive Item [Online Game Code]   New Items Price Helpful links GTN Low GTN High GTN Average CORPORATE RETREAT DECORATION BUNDLE 1855 Information from TOR FASHION No GTN Data Found FORCE-USER PERSONNEL BUNDLE 1100 Information from TOR FASHION No GTN Data Found EMOTE: SHOVEL 125 Information from TOR FASHION 300,000.0 SWTORSTRATEGIES

#SWTOR Cartel Market Specials: Week of April 16, 2018
Apr 17, 2018

Get your hands on some Cartel Coins and Take Advantage of the Cartel Market Specials this Week! GEAR UP Short description:  Elevate your stronghold with the newest bundle additions to the Cartel Market! News and Updates category:  News Article Icon:  Front page icon:  SWTOR.com

SWTOR Cartel Market Update – April 17
Apr 17, 2018

SWTOR Cartel Market Update – April 17 SWTOR Cartel Market Update: New Items Corporate Retreat Decoration Bundle — 1855 CC — History of item Force User Personnel Bundle — 1100 CC — History of item Emote: Shovel — 125 CC — History of item Jungle Manka Lynx — 240 CC — History of item Darth(...) The post SWTOR Cartel Market Update – April 17 appeared first on Dulfy.dulfy.net

SWTOR Bioware Teases Screenshot of Upcoming Nathema Flashpoint
Apr 17, 2018

Bioware has released a teaser image of the upcoming Nathema flashpoint coming with Patch 5.9 on May 1. Ancient temple complexes stretch across much of the planet Nathema, their secrets laid bare as the planet regains its lost life. What do you think you’ll find hidden in these mysterious structures? The post SWTOR Bioware Teases Screenshot of Upcoming Nathema Flashpoint appeared first on Dulfy.dulfy.net

BRB, Eric is AFK
Apr 16, 2018

Quote: Originally Posted by NSStember Congrats Eric! I'm getting married soon as well (July) and I have your game to thank for it. I met my "soon to be" wife right here in the game, when we both teamed up for the Section X heroic. Four years later and we're both still playing and loving this game (and each other) Out best to you and your bride. Congrats right back at you! Love to hear stories like this . -ericDev tracker

Ancient temple complexes stretch across much of the planet Nathema, their ...
Apr 16, 2018
BRB, Eric is AFK
Apr 16, 2018

Quote: Originally Posted by DarthSpuds First off congratulations Eric and Ms Eric. My very, very best wishes for your future. Secondly - and half tongue-in-cheek, half serious Only SIX posts in the last SEVEN days from yourself. And an incredible 37 days since Keith "I promise to be more communicative" Kanneg last posted If things get any quieter from Bioware around here you may as well just delete all the Official Bioware accounts and leave us to it. ...Dev tracker

Every Star Wars Game Ever – 10 Minute Video Compilation
Apr 16, 2018

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to see every Star Wars game ever made in one video compilation? Epic, right? Well, now you can do exactly that! I love Star Wars and I love gaming. No surprise, I love Star Wars games. Never have I seen them all highlighted in one great video like this one from IGN in such a concise, but detailed way. Some of the most popular or notable games are highlighted and given more attention, but nothing is left out. ...SWTORSTRATEGIES

BRB, Eric is AFK
Apr 16, 2018

Hey folks! One of my communication rules for the team is to be cautious in sharing personal details. It usually opens you up to some good ole' internet trolling. I am gonna break that rule today, but you will understand why. Later this week, I am getting married! Next week is my birthday and then in a couple of weeks me and the "soon to be" wife, she and I are going to be heading on our honeymoon. ...Dev tracker

Reylo: Secrets Found in The Last Jedi Novel
Apr 16, 2018

Here’s an interesting video from Michael Jae that talks about what’s happening between Finn and Rey, the rumors of Reylo, and more. What does The Last Jedi novel tell us about these potential relationships? Are you a Reylo fan? If you’re one of the many fanboys (and girls) who saw the movie and fell in the love with the idea of a Rey and Kylo romance, then this video is for you. ...SWTORSTRATEGIES

Conquest Changes in Game Update 5.9
Apr 16, 2018

Hey folks, Just to ease any concerns, we are still reading the thread and we hear your feedback. As we highlighted earlier in the thread, we have a fairly large set of changes coming with 5.9 which look to address your concerns. Once 5.9 is out the door we will continue to look to your feedback, along with Conquest data, to see what additional changes might need to be made. Thanks everyone. -ericDev tracker

RT @Vulkk: First look at the #SWTOR 5.9 Nathema Flashpoint! A lot has ...
Apr 16, 2018
RT @swtorista: Do you have a friend or family member you would like to ...
Apr 16, 2018
Hunter, seeker, or killer for hire, do you have what it takes to join ...
Apr 16, 2018
RT @SWTOR_Central: Going LIVE! Community ops again tonight :D ...
Apr 16, 2018
All #SWTOR servers are currently unavailable as we perform scheduled ...
Apr 16, 2018
All #SWTOR servers are once again available. Thank you for your patience.
Apr 16, 2018
While the Hutts are still away, we’ve put almost every item ever released ...
Apr 16, 2018
Arm yourself with the menacing Primordial Rifle Besh as you head into ...
Apr 16, 2018
Connect with the Force™ from the comfort of your own Watchman’s Meditation ...
Apr 16, 2018
RT @SWTOR_Central: Going LIVE! More community ops tonight :D ...
Apr 16, 2018
New to SWTOR? Get ready, the next Rakghoul Outbreak Event is coming next ...
Apr 16, 2018
Valkorion rose to power after devouring the life force of every creature on ...
Apr 16, 2018
Maintenance: April 10th, 2018
Apr 16, 2018

All SWTOR servers are once again available. Thank you for your patience. -ericDev tracker

Changes to the Cartel Market — Monday April 09 2018
Apr 16, 2018

Here are the weekly cartel market items on sale for April 09 2018. Remember you can support this blog by buying your cartel coins on Amazon via this link were you also will get a  Exclusive Item [Online Game Code] New Items Price Helpful links GTN Low GTN High GTN Average RADAR TABLE 800 Information from TOR FASHION No GTN Data Found VECTRON PREDATOR 1200 Information from TOR FASHION 499,000.0 9,999,999.0 ...SWTORSTRATEGIES

The Future of Star Wars Games
Apr 16, 2018

You know how we love our Star Wars games here. It’s what the entire site is about! Well, let’s talk games for a bit here. I’ve been playing Star Wars games for as long as I can remember and every time a new one is in production or released, I’m excited to try it out. Admittedly, they’re not all for me, but that’s the beauty of the Star Wars universe and the popularity of it all – they just keep making more games. ...SWTORSTRATEGIES

Star Wars: Force Arena – 4-12 Update Details
Apr 16, 2018

An update for Star Wars: Force Arena is ready. This one  features some balance adjustments to hopefully give more exciting experiences in the arena. Other improvements are included here, so check out the details below:   ■ Balance Adjustments A Balance Patch is here to make some changes for some cards in the game. All numbers listed in the Balance Patch are based on the cards at Level 1. Light Side Unit Balance Rey Rey’s Mind Trick is one of the most powerful skills in the game. ...SWTORSTRATEGIES

Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes: Content Update 4-11-2018
Apr 16, 2018

Here are the update notes for todays 4/11/2018 Content Update! RAID REWARDS REBALANCE The Sith Triumvirate Raid rewards have been rebalanced. An outline of the reward rebalance can be found in this post: Dev Blog – Sith Triumvirate Raid Rewards – 4/2/18 NOTE: With the flattening of raid rewards, top ranking players (particularly in the Heroic) may see lower drop rates of fully crafted gear pieces, and (for some ranks) lower aggregate numbers of direct gear salvage drops. ...SWTORSTRATEGIES

Uncovering the Mysteries of Sound in Star Wars: The Last Jedi
Apr 16, 2018

Sound effects are the unheralded heroes of movies. One can never disagree with that, especially or movies like Star Wars where sound effects are created for objects and creatures that we have never seen before. One of the best points of the movie is the sound effects which can be termed as breath-taking. The number of efforts, experience and expertise involved cannot be explicitly put on paper as the results have been showing once The Last Jedi released. ...SWTORSTRATEGIES

Star Wars Battlefront II – Release Notes – Night on Endor Update
Apr 16, 2018

Here is the patch notes for the “Night on Endor” Update. This update finally brings playable Ewoks to the game! In Ewok Hunt players will take on the role of both Stormtroopers and Ewoks as the former try to survive the night on the forest moon. This update also bring more Appearances into the game so you can start to customize your Troopers and Heroes. This is just the beginning when it comes to ways to customize your look in-game, and we’ll continue to add more options as time goes on. ...SWTORSTRATEGIES

THE SITH RELIC – Star Wars Fan Film
Apr 16, 2018

You know how we love Star Wars fan films here, and honestly, there’s no shortage of them out there to choose from. It seems there’s nearly as many Star Wars fan films as there are Star Wars fans. With that in mind, here’s an interesting one we dug up for you. This short film from Scruffy Looking Workshop was posted in Jan of this year and is just under 15 minutes long. It has a solid story, nice costuming and decent acting. It’s not just your typical lightsaber duel (not that there’s anything wrSWTORSTRATEGIES

Don’t add a deserter time out in this meta.
Apr 16, 2018

Keep the feedback coming. Discussions like these are helpful for us so continue to let us know your thoughts. -ericDev tracker

Onetime passwords not coming through?
Apr 16, 2018

Hey folks, We had a few intermittent issues with OTP but they should all be resolved now. Thanks! -ericDev tracker

The Stream Team: Solving SWTOR’s Chapter VI story puzzles
Apr 16, 2018

Last time, Massively OP’s Larry and MJ infiltrated Vaylin’s party and got just as far as the kitchen in the puzzles of KOTET’s Chapter VI. Today, the goal is to figure everything out and move ahead in the story! Can they do it before time runs out? If not, at least they will enjoy the party. Tune in live at [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively - swtor

One Shots: How to go blind in one easy step
Apr 16, 2018

As someone who only has one functioning eye, I find that my vision is paramount to my quality of life and personal enjoyment. Plus, it would make playing MMORPGs slightly more difficult if everything was dark. But I’m not everyone, and I have to allow for the possibility that there are gamers out there who are desperate to lose their [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively - swtor

#SWTOR Cartel Market Specials: Week of April 9, 2018
Apr 16, 2018

Get your hands on some Cartel Coins and Take Advantage of the Cartel Market Specials this Week! GEAR UP Short description:  As the Hutts are nowhere to be found, Spring Sale continues in the Cartel Market! News and Updates category:  News Article Icon:  Front page icon:  SWTOR.com

SWTOR Cartel Market Update – April 9
Apr 16, 2018

SWTOR Cartel Market Update – April 9 New Items Radar Table — 800 CC — History of item Vectron Predator — 1200 CC — History of item New Discounts Enigmatic Hero”s Armor Set — 1080 CC -25% Discount — History of item Post generated by Cartel Information on SWTORData The post SWTOR Cartel Market Update – April 9 appeared first on Dulfy.dulfy.net

SWTOR Display Name Login: How To Find Out Your Display Name
Apr 9, 2018

With the latest update to SWTOR, your ability to log in to the game with your email address is gone. Instead, you need to provide your SWTOR display name. If you can’t remember your display name (in a lot of cases it will be your forum handle), here’s the info BioWare have provided on how […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR Maintenance Downtime For Game Update 2.0
Apr 9, 2018

Game Update 2.0: Scum and Villainy is coming, and there’ll be a 6-hour server downtime before it goes live. Here are the time conversions: AEST: 11am-5pm Tuesday 9th April AWST: 9am-3pm Tuesday 9th April NZST: 1pm-7pm Tuesday 9th April If you get bored, why not give our latest podcast episode a listen? The full info […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR 2.0 Full Patch Notes
Apr 9, 2018

Scum and Villainy has dropped! If you’re stuck at work or somewhere away from your playing rig, console yourself with a browse through the SWTOR 2.0 full patch notes. Enjoy! Rise of the Hutt Cartel and Game Update 2.0: Scum and Villainy 4/9/2013 Rise of the Hutt Cartel The Hutt Cartel has emerged from the […]The Oceanic Gamer

Rise Of The Hutt Cartel: A Targeted Review
Apr 9, 2018

It’s only been a few days since early access started, and it’s still a day until the full launch of SWTOR’s first expansion, Rise of the Hutt Cartel. Being the dedicated chap I am, I’ve already put in a solid block of hours to levelling my Jedi Sage from 50 to nearly 52 (yes, yes, I […]The Oceanic Gamer

Rise Of The Hutt Cartel Launch Server Maintenance
Apr 9, 2018

It’s launch time for Rise Of The Hutt Cartel, so the servers are coming down at what’s a pretty unfortunate time for local players, although if it stays at 2 hours as stated it’s not the end of the world. Here are the time conversions: AEST: 3.30pm – 5.30pm AWST: 1.30pm – 3.30pm NZST: 5.30pm […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR Server Maintenance 23rd April 2013
Apr 9, 2018

A six-hour server downtime to put Patch 2.0.1 live. Time conversions for you: AEST: 7pm-1am AWST: 5pm-11pm NZST: 9pm-3am And if you get bored, why not listen to the very latest episode of our podcast? The original blurb from BioWare:   On April 23rd, all game servers, SWTOR.com, and the launcher will be unavailable as […]The Oceanic Gamer

Paying For Cathar: BioWare Clarify
Apr 9, 2018

Ahhh the long standing promise of Cathar in SWTOR. It’s finally coming, but not in a way a lot of people expected i.e. we’ll all have to pay for it. This has caused quite some angst, to the point that BioWare’s Eric Musco has jumped in to provide a little update: There is clearly some […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR Server Maintenance 7th May: It’s A Quickie!
Apr 9, 2018

A quick, non-patch maintenance this week. Time conversions: AEST: 6pm-7pm AWST: 4pm-5pm NZST: 8pm-9pm And don’t forget, an hour is a perfect time to catch our latest podcast. The BioWare blurb: On Tuesday, May 7th we will be restarting all game servers to maintain and improve stability. After maintenance, there will not be a new […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR Server Maintenance 14th May: Game Update 2.1.0.
Apr 9, 2018

A five hour maintenance tomorrow night for SWTOR services, but it’s for a hell of a good reason – Game Update 2.1.0 goes live. Here’s the local time conversions for your convenience: AEST: 8pm-1am AWST: 6pm-11pm NZST: 10pm-3am The BioWare blurb: On Tuesday May 14th, all game servers, SWTOR.com, and the launcher will be unavailable […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR 2.1.0 Full Patch Notes
Apr 9, 2018

SWTOR Patch 2.1.0 is with us, and what a bundle of goodies it contains. And here are those goodies in full for you to read through. Enjoy:   Game Update 2.1: Customization 5/14/2013 Highlights New Feature! The new Appearance Designer by AestheTech has been added to Dromund Kaas, Coruscant, and the Republic and Imperial Fleets. This […]The Oceanic Gamer

Gree Event Returns To SWTOR
Apr 9, 2018

May 21 to 28 sees  the Relics of the Gree event return to SWTOR for those after some different gear. I’m very tempted to do the reputation grind with the Gree for the Blue Sphere Transport Enclosure Vehicle which is one of the cooler vehicles I’ve seen in-game. For those who have forgotten the background story […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR 2.2 PTS Patch Notes
Apr 9, 2018

Game Update 2.2 has hit the PTS for a couple of weeks stay until it goes live on the 11th June. For those who are happy to test it out, here are the full patch notes as they currently stand: Star Wars™: The Old Republic™ Game Update 2.2 PTS Patch Notes Last Updated: 5/24/2013 The […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR Oceanic Server Free Transfers Announced
Apr 9, 2018

It’s been a while coming, but Eric Musco from BioWare has announced that the free transfer option for Oceanic players who want to get their characters off the three local servers, will be an option from June 4th. Additionally, you’ll be able to transfer to any SWTOR server worldwide rather than solely North American servers: […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR Server Maintenance June 11th 2013
Apr 9, 2018

It’s a 5-hour SWTOR server maintenance this week to get Game Update 2.2 up and running. While you’re waiting you can always listen to our latest podcast which is hot off the tape recorders. Here are thelocal maintenance time conversions: AEST: 8pm-1am AWST: 6pm-11pm NZST: 10pm-3am   And finally, the official blurb from BioWare: On […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR 2.2 Full Patch Notes
Apr 9, 2018

SWTOR Patch 2.2: Operation Nightmare has dropped, so here are the full patch notes to peruse at your leisure! Game Update 2.2: Operation Nightmare 6/12/2013 Highlights Nightmare Mode is now available for Terror from Beyond! New Vehicle! The Helix Hyperpod is now dropped in Nightmare Mode Terror from Beyond. New Rewards! New items have been added to […]The Oceanic Gamer

KOTOR’s 10th Anniversary Commemorated
Apr 9, 2018

BioWare have announced that given it’s 10 years since the launch of Knights Of The Old Republic, they’re going to recognise it within the SWTOR community: We are happy to announce that on July 15th we will be celebrating the 10 year anniversary of Knights of the Old Republic™ from BioWare and LucasArts. To mark this celebration, […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR Maintenance for Game Update 2.2.3
Dec 20, 2017

Game Update 2.2.3 is being put live tomorrow night, so it’s a four-hour server downtime. Local time conversions for you: AWST: 6pm-10pm AEST: 8pm-Midnight NZST: 10pm-2am As it was spoken from the horse: On July 23rd, all game servers, SWTOR.com, and the launcher will be unavailable as we perform scheduled maintenance. Game Update 2.2.3 will […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR 2.3: Full Patch Notes
Apr 9, 2018

As you probably well and truly know by now, Game Update 2.3 Titans of Industry is live (and has in fact been patched once to 2.3.0a). Read on for the full patch notes and we’d love your initial thoughts of 2.3 in comments!   Game Update 2.3: Titans of Industry 8/6/2013 Highlights CZ-198, a new […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR Game Update 2.3.1: Full Patch Notes
Apr 9, 2018

Game Update 2.3.1 Patch Notes 8/21/2013 Highlights The first Packs of Shipment Three are now available for sale on the Cartel Market! Most items in the Contractor’s and Freelancer’s Bounty Packs are not found in the Shipment One Cartel Packs or Shipment Two Contraband Packs. New Galactic Reputation Organization! Players may now gain reputation with the Bounty […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR Game Update 2.3.2: Full Patch Notes
Apr 9, 2018

Patch 2.3.2 hits this evening with the servers going down for 4 hours today, Sept 4 – 3am PDT, (8pm AEST). The patch notes are already live so enjoy: Game Update 2.3.2 Patch Notes 9/4/2013 Highlights New Vehicle! The Desler Nomad is a new rare drop from the final boss of all level 55 Hard Mode […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR 2.3.3: Full Patch Notes
Apr 9, 2018

Apologies for the delay, we’ve been travelling and missed the opportunity to put up the 2.3.3. patch notes when they went live. Anyway, here they are now for those that haven’t checked them out. 9/17/2013 Game Update 2.3.3 Patch Notes General Players can now use mounts and vehicles inside all Republic and Imperial bases on […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR 2.4: Full Patch Notes
Apr 9, 2018

SWTOR 2.4: The Dread War is now live, so if you’re stuck at work or somewhere else where you can’t actually play, then console yourself with the full patch notes for your perusing pleasure:   Game Update 2.4: The Dread War Highlights New Story Mission Area: Oricon! Located in an uncharted system well off the Hydian […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR 2.4: Dread Palace Bug
Apr 9, 2018

It’s been around 12 hours since SWTOR 2.4 went live, and it appears there’s a pretty significant bug in the new content: There’s also some other issues coming to light such as less commendations being received when playing old Warzones and some people finding they are needing to download the full 12GB client to be […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR 2.4.2 Full Patch Notes
Apr 9, 2018

We’re on the eve of being able to shoot the crap out of each other in space, but whilst you’re waiting for that fun to start, have a look through the latest patch notes. SWTOR 2.4.2 throws a bunch of bug fixes into the mix as well as some new Cartel Market items. I also […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR 2.4.3 Full Patch Notes
Apr 9, 2018

The servers aren’t quite back up but the SWTOR 2.4.3 patch notes are available, so have a browse: Game Update 2.4.3 Patch Notes Highlights PvP Season One! Ratings have been reset to mark the beginning of the Ranked PvP Season One. Get in there and go berserk! Ranked PvP Leaderboards! Players can now visit the website to […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR 2.5 Full Patch Notes
Apr 9, 2018

Game Update 2.5: Galactic Starfighter Early Access Highlights Galactic Starfighter Subscriber Early Access is here! Starting today, all subscribers have early access to 12 vs 12, free flight, player vs player dogfighting. Players from level 1-55 will be able to pilot their very own starship and customize it to match their playstyle. With multiple ship roles, […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR 2.5.1 Patch Notes
Apr 9, 2018

Here they are, better late than never! Game Update 2.5.1 Patch Notes Highlights The Relics of the Gree Event will return on December 17th! Be sure to pay a visit to Ilum’s Western Ice shelf, as The Green Enclave will only be around until January 1st. Celebrate Wookiee Life Day starting December 17th. This new […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR 2.6 Full Patch Notes
Apr 9, 2018

SWTOR 2.6 is bedded down a couple of days now, but for the dedicated, here’s the full patch notes: Highlights Galactic Starfighter Now Available For All Players! – Galactic Starfighter is now available for Free-To-Play, Preferred, and Subscription players! Choose your ship role and help your fellow pilots in 12 vs.12 Battles. Click the Hangar icon […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR 2.6.1 Patch Notes
Apr 9, 2018

2.6.1 Patch Notes Highlights New Mount! The Desert Sleen creature mount can now be obtained from the Bounty Brokers Association vendor in exchange for 50 Completed Bounty Contracts. It requires Legend rank with the B.B.A. General The Item Modification Stations in the VIP areas of the Republic and Empire Fleets now work correctly. The achievement “Galactic […]The Oceanic Gamer

Massively: Are They F2P Snobs?
Apr 9, 2018

This post originally appeared over at Simon’s blog – do yourself a favour and check it out. As a serious journalist, such questions are anathema. However since I’m not a journalist or even entirely sane, let me respond to this post’s title by saying “Yes. Yes they are.” So what do I mean by ‘snob’? […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR Player Housing: Like A Boss!
Apr 9, 2018

Most of us need a place to call our own. Whether it’s decorated with works of art or discarded pizza boxes, a personal space is something many people are willing to spend time and money on. Player housing is no exception. SWTOR has been missing such an amenity ever since its launch. For those of […]The Oceanic Gamer

Lucky-77 Swoop: Thoughts?
Apr 9, 2018

Ok, it’s not as ugly as I thought it would be, but it’s still not great: Anyone out there likely to make this their main vehicle? Thought not.The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR 2.6.2 Patch Notes
Apr 9, 2018

2.6.2 Patch Notes General Players who activated the Makeb datacrons prior to 2.6.1 will have the Codex entries retroactively granted. Cartel Market The Charcoal Dewback can now be unlocked through the Collection. Corrected the appearance of the Wastelander’s Gloves so that the metal attachments appear on all body types. The Indomitable Vanquisher’s Saberstaff no longer […]The Oceanic Gamer

Bioware Announce Next SWTOR Expansion: Galactic Strongholds
Apr 9, 2018

Bioware have made an announcement of the details of the next digital expansion for Star Wars The Old Republic. Titled Galactic Strongholds, it’s an interesting expansion in that it is solely about Player housing or guild ships. It’s slated for a release this August, exact date to be confirmed. Player Housing Called a stronghold, your […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR 2.7: Invasion – Full Patch Notes
Apr 9, 2018

  Game Update 2.7: Invasion Highlights New Story Arc: Forged Alliances! Start this story arc by speaking to a droid on the Fleet near the new Outbound Mission Hangar. New Flashpoints! Beginning the next major storyline of Star Wars: The Old Republic, the Korriban Incursion and Assault on Tython Tactical Flashpoints are now available to players at level […]The Oceanic Gamer

Haters Got To Hate
Apr 9, 2018

  The Naked Gamer is a regular opinion column that strips back the superficialities and looks at the flesh underneath. If you’ve got a topic you’d like discussed, drop columnist Kris Green a line! If you like Kristy’s work, don’t forget she’s co-host of our Flash Point podcast.   The funny things about opinions, is that there […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR Galactic Strongholds Delayed
Apr 9, 2018

Bioware’s Senior Producer for SWTOR, Bruce Maclean, has announced that the next SWTOR expansion, Galactic Strongholds, will be delayed close to two months. The reasons given below are well explained and the upside is that some previously unannounced features will be available at the later launch date. Have a read for yourself: For the past […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR 2.7.1 Full Patch Notes
Apr 9, 2018

2.7.1 Patch Notes Highlights Season Two has opened for combatants! Giradda the Hutt summons you to join the Ranked Warzone Arena queue and compete for glorious rewards (to be announced later). Ratings have been reset for this occasion and, in the mighty words of Baron Deathmark, “Get in there and go berserk!” The Ranked Warzone […]The Oceanic Gamer

Seeker Droid Quest on Voss: Still Glitched
Apr 9, 2018

For those SWTOR players trying to complete the Seeker Droid quest line, I’m afraid you may be in for some disappointment. I’ve been slowly working through the quests and had gotten up to ‘Where Madness Takes Root’. Voss is the location and it’s just another case of using your seeker droid to capture a rage […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR 2.7.2 Patch Notes
Apr 9, 2018

2.7.2 Patch Notes General Preferred players no longer have Chat restriction, as intended. Cartel Market Jori Daragon’s Loincloth no longer causes missing textures on the wearer’s legs. Flashpoints + Operations Corrected an issue which unintentionally granted Energy Spheres immunity to Challenging Call and Threatening Scream during the Dread Master Brontes encounter in Dread Fortress. Warzones […]The Oceanic Gamer

Where Is The Curator On The Republic Fleet? Right Here
Apr 9, 2018

If like me you’ve accumulated a bunch of premium or ancient gift fragments in SWTOR, you might be wondering what to do with them. You need to go see the Curator, whose name is Luna on the Republic Fleet. Here’s the location: Hope that helps – the Curator on the Imperial Fleet is in the […]The Oceanic Gamer

Conjecture on Future of SWTOR
Apr 9, 2018

A reproduction of this Reddit post claiming to be inside knowledge of what’s happening over the next couple of years in SWTOR. Fantasy or fact – you decide: Star Wars: Prelude to Darkness A bunch of us ended up being privy to some meetings that were meant to be kept secret from us, so I […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR 2.8 Full Patch Notes
Apr 9, 2018

    Soovada (“Spoils of War” in Huttese) is an annual celebration of total extravagance in Hutt culture, originally celebrated in the summer season of Varl after successful military campaigns. Rival clans compete to prove their superior wealth, attempting to sponsor the most parties, pit fights, bounties, gambling, and every other public display of fortune […]The Oceanic Gamer

Location of Skill Mentor Leuro-Khian on Republic Fleet
Apr 9, 2018

If you’re looking for the location of skill mentor Leuro-Khian on the Republic Fleet, here’s the map location: This is the person you go to reset your skill tree on the Republic Fleet.The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR 2.9: Galactic Strongholds – Full Patch Notes
Apr 9, 2018

Game Update 2.9: Galactic Strongholds Early Access Highlights Galactic Strongholds Early Access! Subscribers can now purchase a Galactic Stronghold on Nar Shaddaa, Tatooine, Dromund Kaas, and Coruscant by visiting the Stronghold Directory on the Fleet or on the Stronghold’s planet. Guild Flagships now available! Guilds can now purchase a Flagship and use it to compete with other […]The Oceanic Gamer

Revan is Back in SWTOR
Apr 9, 2018

If this doesn’t get you interested for a new Old Republic expansion I’m not sure what will: What do you say – will these draw you back to the game?The Oceanic Gamer

Shadows of Revan Expansion Details Announced
Apr 9, 2018

If you’re a SWTOR and WoW player like I am, the last two months of this year are going to be insane. Warlords of Draenor is of course launching in November, and now the next big SWTOR expansion hits less than a month later on December 9th. When I say ‘big expansion’ I mean one […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR 3.0 Shadows of Revan Full Patch Notes
Apr 9, 2018

    Shadow of Revan* *Shadow of Revan content is only available to players who pre-ordered the Shadow of Revan Digital Expansion before November 2nd, 2014. All other players who have purchased the Shadow of Revan Digital Expansion will be able to access the content on December 9th, 2014.  All classes can now reach Level […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR 3.1 Conflict on Rishi – Full Patch Notes
Apr 9, 2018

Highlights Ranked Warzone Arena Season 4 has begun! Get in there and go berserk! Season 3 leaderboards have been archived. New Hard Mode Flashpoints! Hard Mode Blood Hunt and Battle of Rishi are now available through Group Finder in the Hard Mode Flashpoint category at level 60. New Legacy Unlock – Improved Mounting! You can now summon any […]The Oceanic Gamer

SWTOR Knights of The Fallen Empire Details
Apr 9, 2018

You’ve got to love E3 and the lead-up to it. BioWare have not surprisingly been busy behind the scenes working on the next large expansion for SWTOR and they’ve unveiled it in a big way to coincide with E3. First, the trailer: For mine, this is easily the best trailer for the game since Hope […]The Oceanic Gamer

Timeline of AT-AT Takedowns in Video Games (1982-2017)
Apr 8, 2018

Do you love AT-ATs? I’ve always been fascinated with them, since the first time I saw them as a young girl. Now, in the many years that have passed since the first Star Wars film, we’ve seen them come back in a variety of ways, including in a variety of video games. Here we have a really cool mashup of AT-AT takedowns in video games through the years. Not only is it a hilariously fun video to watch, it’s also a great compilation of the different times they have appeared in video games. ...SWTORSTRATEGIES

Maintenance: April 10th, 2018
Apr 7, 2018

Hey everyone! We will be taking the servers offline on Tuesday, April 10th for some back-end maintenance. The website will also be unavailable during this time. Details: DATE: 10 April 2018 TIME: 5:00AM - 9:00AM PDT (1200 - 1600 GMT) VERSION: N/A Thank you for your patience as we maintain Star Wars™: The Old Republic™! -ericDev tracker

SWTOR Marauder - Sentinel Changes in 5.9
Apr 6, 2018

Marauders /Sentinels are the only Classes in 5.9 that are receiving slightly different changes than the other Classes this patch so I wanted to call them out separately. Here are the changes:   Maurader The Ruthless Aggressor utility has been changed so that activating Obfuscate temporarily yields a 75% increase in damage reduction for Force and tech attacks instead of a 75% chance to resist all Force and tech attacks. ...SWTORSTRATEGIES

SWTOR: Tank Balance Changes in Game Update 5.9
Apr 6, 2018

Game update 5.9 will see quite a lot of changes to tanks in the next game update. Here are more info: Let’s talk about the changes coming to Tanks in Game Update 5.9. There are two things that informed the changes you will find below. First, “skank tanks” are greatly overperforming in PvP. This is a player who is using a Tank Discipline but equipping DPS gear. Second, when comparing all tanks (regardless of gear) against the DPS targets we outlined last year, tanks are doing more damage than intSWTORSTRATEGIES

SWTOR Utility Changes in Game Update 5.9
Apr 6, 2018

Following the damage adjustments we made last year, we have been monitoring each Class’s performance to see where additional changes would be needed. Right now, we are quite close (but not perfect) on the overall damage output of each Class. One thing that has come to forefront after these changes is the lack of survivability for some of our Disciplines. Imperial Agent Sniper Virulence In addition to its other effects, Toxic Regulators now increases your damage reduction by 15% for 6 seconds aftSWTORSTRATEGIES

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Apr 6, 2018