January 20th, 2011 by Vera Cannon
Fans of online gaming and also of the movie saga Star Wars will be ecstatic to know that one of the available classes to play will the Trooper. The SWTOR trooper has made his appearance in all Star Wars movies, cartoons, and novels. Known as the military defense of the Republic these fighters are a worthy opponent.
The SWTOR Troopers have the will to fight and the courage to be brave when others falter. They do not have any Lightsabers or special Force abilities; they have the cognitive mind for strategy and combat. For decades they have protected the Republic and fought against the power Sith Empire. These troopers never back down until they are ordered to do so and lay their lives on the line to protect and defend their civilization. The Republic Trooper is a class that embodies all of the Republic’s military’s most highest aspirations. They are the most advanced fight force in the galaxy. Besides their powerful gear and deadly arsenal of equipment, the Trooper’s greatest asset and weapon is their spirit. They have an unwavering sense of duty and undying loyalty to their Republic and also to each other. These ordinary men become extraordinary on the battlefield.
These courageous SWTOR Troopers also have an ally to fight beside. These elite Troopers have partnered with the Jedi to defend and protect the Republic. This is a powerful force that should not be taken lightly by the enemy! Not that that the SWTOR Troopers are guided by the Jedi Knight, but they work together against the Sith Empire.
In this online game the SWTOR Trooper can unleash an unrivaled source of firepower against their enemies. Players will be able to use the Troopers infamous blaster rifle and will wield protective battle gear. He will also have grenades and a rocket launcher for use. This will make him both a great ranged and area of effect class. Players will have fun running into the middle of the battle to blast their enemies or have a more stealth like approach by taking cover to defend oneself before firing. There are a ton of skills and abilities that players can choose from if they are in a bind making this class a fun and challenging one to master.
Star Wars The Old Republic is not just an ordinary MMORPG. Players will have the ability to develop their Trooper’s own story line. Perhaps a player will want their hero Trooper to fall to the wayside and go the way of the Sith or perhaps will always want to fight along side the Jedi and protect their beloved Republic. The choice is theirs to take in this exciting new game.
Looking for more advanced content? Check out this SWTOR Trooper Guide which comes highly recommended.