SWTOR Over 200 Hours of Gameplay Per Class

June 29th, 2011 by Lavi Lee

Ready your lightsabers for the most amazing and still highly anticipated game of the year, Star Wars the Old Republic. Electronic Arts and Bioware are still silent as the the SWTOR release date but details to the game are slowly being revealed, quenching the game-hungry gamers thirst for this grand mmorpg.

SWTOR Beta participants has shot over the roof, the sheer numbers of applicants have blown this game away and numerous amounts of gamers finally have had hands on experience of the game at E3.

Frank Gibeau, EA Games head had a chat with Industrygamers recently to discuss events regarding their developments costs of the game SWTOR and the content that gamers will be enjoying soon enough. While the figures for development costs were not revealed by Gibeau, estimates of the costs have been massive. Gibeau states clearly that this investment in time and especially money has been worth it as the game contains over 200 hours of gameplay for each class. This 200 hours is only for one of the each six available classes and not including the crafting, raids and multiplayer. Be prepared to be immersed in this gigantic game.

Gibeau also confidently expects that Star Wars the Old Republic will do what no other mmorpg has done, and that is to ‘transport fans to another galaxy’, providing the best experience possible even though the game had been so expensive to produce.

With Origin being the online service EA has selected to deliver SWTOR and help on the launch of a new digital storefront, Gibeau tipped gamers off that there will be in the future special and exclusive content. Gibeau hopes that Origin has the potential of covering a wider and new range of audience which will help return some of the huge investments they have made in the game – mainly investments in the expansive class-system and amazing cinematics. Over thousands of hours worth of playtime, it seems like SWTOR will have what it takes to be the mmo of the next century.

SWTOR Release date: expected to released sometime next year only on the PC

Looking for more advanced content? Check out this SWTOR Guide which comes highly recommended.

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SWTOR E3 Highlights

June 27th, 2011 by admin

If you were one of those who missed out on all the Star Wars: the Old Republic E3 action, worry no more. Lucas Arts and Bioware has made a highlight video recapturing all the excitement at the SWTOR E3 Expo! SWTOR was a massive success, drawing in crowds from all over the exhibition hall. Players had a chance to get hands-on game experience even though the lines got pretty long. Nevertheless, this video is a great chance for those who didn’t attend to see what went down at the SWTOR E3.

For more advanced content such as strategies and gaming hints, please refer to this SWTOR Complete Guides Bundle.

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SWTOR Alderaan Higlights Trailer

June 26th, 2011 by Marcus

This article is a good starting point to learn about SWTOR. Check out this SWTOR Guide for more advanced details, insights and gameplay tactics.

As if SWTOR at E3 wasnt enough, Bioware’s just released yet another Star Wars The Old Republic gameplay video revealing all the highlights. Featured in the SWTOR latest video showcases the missions and stories that take place on the battered planet of Alderaan. Watch and enjoy…

More information on the Planet of Alderaan

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SWTOR Release Date in September

June 23rd, 2011 by Marcus

Rumors of SWTOR being released in September are being tossed around everywhere, getting everyones immediate attention. Whether it is true or false, the hype has never been greater. EA has been reluctant to give the public a release date just yet with many claims but ShopTo has no fear, even going so far as to list in their website that the game will be released this September 9th. The listing has since mysteriously changed back to TBC.

SWTOR beta has been ope for quite some time already and you can sign up at their official SWTOR website.

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SWTOR Writing Complete and onto the Art Work

June 19th, 2011 by admin

The writing team has completed the last bit of SWTOR writing and it’s now off for recording! One of the Star Wars the Old Republic writers, Ian Ryan shares what the writers are up to next once all the writing work is complete over at SWTOR.com, which is mostly onto helping with the art and graphics. Check out the end result of the Nar Shaddaa Promenade!



How about the Blastfield Shipyards?



Read the full account by Ian Ryan on completion of the post-writing process.

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SWTOR Guild: Pre-launch guild program

June 19th, 2011 by Lavi Lee

Here’s an introductory guide to SWTOR Guild, for more in-dept information and gaming insights, check out this SWTOR Complete Guides Bundle.

Form your alliance now before the launch of one of the most awarded games at the E3 Expo. Star Wars the Old Republic introduces a new three-phased pre-launch guild program where you will get the chance to find your own select group of players whom you wish to venture into the galaxy with. Reserve your SWTOR guild name now and start recruiting. Upon launch of the SWTOR game, you can transfer the guild directly into the game, thats only if your guild meets the SWTOR criteria.

Click the link below for more information about what a guild is, why you should join forces at SWTOR Guilds Games Systems.

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SWTOR Game Features: PvP, Companion characters, Space battles and more

June 12th, 2011 by Jack Matthews

Released in E3 comes the new SWTOR video showing all the different game features for this highly anticipated game created by BioWare & LucasArts. Become the hero of your own Star Wars Saga and all it has to offer. Video depicts a story-driven experienced with a fully voiced storyline and amazine game features. Check out this latest SWTOR Game Features video.

For more advanced content such as strategies and gaming hints, please refer to this SWTOR Complete Guides Bundle.

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SWTOR Tatooine Developer Walkthrough

June 9th, 2011 by admin

Below is an overview to SWTOR. More detailed content and coverage of the topic could be found in this SWTOR Guide.

The new official released video of SWTOR gameplay on Tatooine. Gameplay walkthrough is described by Dallas Dickinson, Director of Production. This released Tatooine Developer video is similar to what Daniel Erickson and Stephen Reid showed us on the first day of the amazing E3 . Watch and drool over this video. Official video can be found at Swtor.com

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SWTOR Eternity Vault

June 8th, 2011 by Marcus

A newly released video featuring the first raid for Star Wars: The Old Republic or “operation” as some call it, Eternity Vault. More news and developments coming out at E3.

The new trailer depicts a terrible threat that is found lingering on the world of Belsavis. A danger so terrifying that the long battle between the Republic and the Empire a minute detail. Venture into the ancient and deadly place they call the ‘Eternity Vault‘, where enemies older than the Republic and Empire has been contained…. until now.

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SWTOR Return Trailer

June 6th, 2011 by admin

Thousands of years have passed, and quietly lurking in the shadows and thought to have been extinct after being defeated in an ancient war, the Sith lurk in the shadows and wait for their revenge on the Republic. The surviving Sith have moved to unknown regions to rebuild their Empire and make their day come true and reclaim what belonged to them. That day has finally arrived. Watch this new Star Wars: The Old Republic Return release with eyes wide open as you never know when they will pounce.

For a more in-depth insight into SWTOR, please refer to this SWTOR Complete Guides Bundle.

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SWTOR: What kind of Star Wars fan are you

June 5th, 2011 by Marcus

Star Wars: The Old Republic

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Find out what kind of Star Wars fan you are by visiting their community poll. Whether your a Generation 1 fan, described as someone who was old enough to have seen the Original Trilogy in theaters its first original theatrical release or a Generation 2 fan, described as someone that was old enough to have sen the Prequel Trilogy in the theater during its first original theatrical release, but not old enough to have seen the Original Trilogy during its original theatrical release.

Quickly find out what Kind of Fan you are by voting on the official Star Wars: The Old Republic community site.

Looking for more advanced content? Check out this SWTOR Guidecom which comes highly recommended.

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