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BioWare Senior Producer Bruce Maclean took to the forums today to give an updated plan for the "Summer of SWTOR" that's coming to an MMO near you and to a galaxy far, far away. The updated schedule for the next few months of the game are as follows: June 10th: Game Update 2.8 arrives with a play...

May 7th 2014 at 5:00pm 0 Comments
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The public test notes are out for Star Wars: The Old Republic's Patch 2.7, and if one thing's for certain, this update is going to be a meaty one indeed. On the Galactic Starfighter front, BioWare is adding two new scout ships and two new strike fighters to the roster. There will also be an additi...

March 4th 2014 at 4:30pm 0 Comments
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With all of the other ship classes in Star Wars: The Old Republic's latest addition, you can be forgiven for thinking that Galactic Starfighter kind of gives the eponymous fighters short shrift. After all, gunships can snipe with railguns, scouts are darting and disabling beasts, and bombers are ta...

February 6th 2014 at 12:30pm 0 Comments
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Space is not the final frontier in Star Wars: The Old Republic. Frankly, space is pretty mundane. There's plenty of it, and both the Republic and the Empire have spent a lot of time flying around in it with machines meant to blow the snot out of other machines. The Gunship is the target of the late...

February 5th 2014 at 2:00pm 0 Comments
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Today, Galactic Starfighter officially launches in conjunction with Star Wars: The Old Republic Update 2.6. Free-to-play players as well as preferred and subscribed players can now jump into 12v12 freeform space battles. All players can choose to pilot one of four Starfighter archetypes: scout, str...

February 4th 2014 at 9:00am 0 Comments
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Star Wars: The Old Republic Senior Producer Bruce Maclean delivered a roadmap today for 2014 in the game including a promise of two more digital expansions before the year is out. "Expect to see two digital expansions in 2014 just like you did last year," Maclean said, "with one similar to Galacti...

February 3rd 2014 at 4:30pm 0 Comments
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Here's a new Star Wars: The Old Republic Galactic Starfighter video designed to get your space PvP juices flowing. Space PvP juices? Yeah, I guess that's the best I can do on this one, sorry. Anyway, the gunship is the star of this particular show. The one-minute clip shows it in action and it als...

January 15th 2014 at 5:30pm 0 Comments
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You all remember the very first scene from Star Wars. A tiny ship carrying very important cargo was fleeing an imposing mammoth of a battle cruiser. The gigantic ship eventually swallows up the smaller one. We eventually learn that the Empire owns fleets of these Star Destroyers, but we never learn...

January 14th 2014 at 2:00pm 0 Comments