Media Category Feed http://www.swtor.com/feed/news/%2A en WANTED: DEAD AND DISMANTLED http://www.swtor.com/info/news/blog/20140826 <p>“Your ambush failed.”</p> <p>The droid’s voice almost sent Kern out of his seat. He’d been lost in thought, hadn’t heard it come in. One more lapse he could blame on getting old. Make that two more, if the thing was telling the truth. It got impatient for an answer and continued: “Four dead, seventeen injured. Jakarro and C2-D4 escaped.”</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-label">Short description:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> It&#039;s just business. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-newscategory"> <div class="field-label">News and Updates category:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> News Article </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-icon"> <div class="field-label">Icon:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="/sites/all/files/en/cb/08262014_JakkaroBlog/JakkaroBlog_220x122.jpg" alt="" width="220" height="122" id="imceimage-field_icon-" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-frontpageicon"> <div class="field-label">Front page icon:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="/sites/all/files/en/cb/08262014_JakkaroBlog/JakkaroBlog_220x122.jpg" alt="" width="220" height="122" id="imceimage-field_frontpageicon-" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-pubdate"> <div class="field-label">Publication date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">08.26.2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-vbulletin-url"> <div class="field-label">vbulletin url:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> http://www.swtor.com/community/showthread.php?t=760384 </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Developer Blog Tue, 26 Aug 2014 19:02:02 +0000 TaitWatson 318318 at http://www.swtor.com The Star Wars: The Old Republic Community Cantina Tour Arrives in Seattle, Washington! http://www.swtor.com/info/news/blog/20140819-0 <p><img src="/sites/all/files/en/cb/2012_thumbs/community_events_854x480.jpg" align="center" /></p> <p>We’re happy to announce that the next stop in the Star Wars™: The Old Republic™ Community Cantina Tour will be happening on Sunday, August 31st, 2014!</p> <p>This is your chance to join the <em>Star Wars</em>: The Old Republic community for a development team Q&amp;A as well as complimentary drinks*, food, and giveaways. Every attendee will be receiving a highly coveted M8-3R Astromech code.</p> <p>If you’re in the area, make sure to stop by and hang out with us!</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-label">Short description:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> We’re happy to announce that the next stop in the Star Wars™: The Old Republic™ Community Cantina Tour will be happening on Sunday, August 31st, 2014! </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-newscategory"> <div class="field-label">News and Updates category:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> News Article </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-icon"> <div class="field-label">Icon:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="/sites/all/files/en/cb/2012_thumbs/community_events_220x122.jpg" alt="" width="220" height="122" id="imceimage-field_icon-" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-frontpageicon"> <div class="field-label">Front page icon:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="/sites/all/files/en/cb/2012_thumbs/community_events_220x122.jpg" alt="" width="220" height="122" id="imceimage-field_frontpageicon-" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-pubdate"> <div class="field-label">Publication date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">08.19.2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-vbulletin-url"> <div class="field-label">vbulletin url:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> http://www.swtor.com/community/showthread.php?p=7616528 </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Developer Blog Tue, 19 Aug 2014 20:37:26 +0000 TaitWatson 318307 at http://www.swtor.com Welcome to Galactic Strongholds Early Access http://www.swtor.com/info/news/blog/20140819 <p><img src="/sites/all/files/en/na/WelcomeTo29_08192014/WelcomeTo29_854x480.jpg" align="middle" /></p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-label">Short description:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Producer Jack Wood welcomes SWTOR players to Galactic Strongholds Subscriber Early Access! </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-newscategory"> <div class="field-label">News and Updates category:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> News Article </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-icon"> <div class="field-label">Icon:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="/sites/all/files/en/na/WelcomeTo29_08192014/WelcomeTo29_220x122.jpg" alt="" width="220" height="122" id="imceimage-field_icon-" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-frontpageicon"> <div class="field-label">Front page icon:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="/sites/all/files/en/na/WelcomeTo29_08192014/WelcomeTo29_220x122.jpg" alt="" width="220" height="122" id="imceimage-field_frontpageicon-" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-pubdate"> <div class="field-label">Publication date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">08.19.2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-vbulletin-url"> <div class="field-label">vbulletin url:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> http://www.swtor.com/community/showthread.php?p=7616397 </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Developer Blog Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:08:25 +0000 TaitWatson 318295 at http://www.swtor.com Surface Details http://www.swtor.com/info/news/blog/20140814 <p>“Next.”</p> <p>Varko gave the hydro-dispenser on his desk a quick tap, then rubbed the fluids into the skin of his hands. He’d heard it could take a few weeks to get used to spending so much time out of the water. Adjusting to surface work was tougher than he’d imagined, but Varko was determined to power through.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-label">Short description:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The events of a boring and forgettable day. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-newscategory"> <div class="field-label">News and Updates category:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> News Article </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-icon"> <div class="field-label">Icon:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="/sites/all/files/en/na/TheronShanManaan_08142014/TheronShanManaan_220x122.jpg" alt="" width="220" height="122" id="imceimage-field_icon-" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-frontpageicon"> <div class="field-label">Front page icon:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="/sites/all/files/en/na/TheronShanManaan_08142014/TheronShanManaan_220x122.jpg" alt="" width="220" height="122" id="imceimage-field_frontpageicon-" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-pubdate"> <div class="field-label">Publication date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">08.14.2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-vbulletin-url"> <div class="field-label">vbulletin url:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> http://www.swtor.com/community/showthread.php?p=7607306 </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Developer Blog Thu, 14 Aug 2014 19:50:40 +0000 TaitWatson 318289 at http://www.swtor.com Announcing End Season 2 Rewards http://www.swtor.com/info/news/blog/20140808 <p>Greetings PvPers!</p> <p>With the end of Season 2 fast approaching, we know there is a lot of interest in what will be this season’s rewards. The end of Season 2 will come with Game Update 2.9 and your rating, when the servers come down for the update, will determine which tier you are in and what rewards you receive. The higher your tier the better your rewards!</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-label">Short description:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The bounteous and magnificent Giradda the Hutt announces the rewards for Season Two! </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-newscategory"> <div class="field-label">News and Updates category:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> News Article </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-icon"> <div class="field-label">Icon:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="/sites/all/files/en/na/Season2Rewards_08082014/S2_Rewards_Icon_220x122.jpg" alt="" width="220" height="122" id="imceimage-field_icon-" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-frontpageicon"> <div class="field-label">Front page icon:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="/sites/all/files/en/na/Season2Rewards_08082014/S2_Rewards_Icon_220x122.jpg" alt="" width="220" height="122" id="imceimage-field_frontpageicon-" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-pubdate"> <div class="field-label">Publication date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">08.08.2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-vbulletin-url"> <div class="field-label">vbulletin url:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> http://www.swtor.com/community/showthread.php?p=7595111 </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Developer Blog Fri, 08 Aug 2014 16:56:21 +0000 TaitWatson 318274 at http://www.swtor.com Lana Beniko’s Journal: Darth Arkous http://www.swtor.com/info/news/blog/20140731 <p>Observation of my subject continues. It’s entirely business as usual. Oversight, consultations, strategy discussions. A good deal of his time is spent behind closed doors without my presence. It’s always been that way with us, but it used to be I had no reason to question the reason for his privacy.</p> <p>Working with him from day to day as if nothing’s amiss has not been easy. When I look him in the eye and ask him a question and know that he’s lying to me, it is difficult to believe that this is the same man who recruited me into his world. How far back does the deception go?</p> <p>***</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-label">Short description:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Observation of my subject continues. It’s entirely business as usual. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-newscategory"> <div class="field-label">News and Updates category:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> News Article </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-icon"> <div class="field-label">Icon:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="/sites/all/files/en/na/LanaBenikoBlog_073114/LanaBenikoIcon_220x122.jpg" alt="" width="220" height="122" id="imceimage-field_icon-" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-frontpageicon"> <div class="field-label">Front page icon:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="/sites/all/files/en/na/LanaBenikoBlog_073114/LanaBenikoIcon_220x122.jpg" alt="" width="220" height="122" id="imceimage-field_frontpageicon-" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-pubdate"> <div class="field-label">Publication date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">07.31.2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-vbulletin-url"> <div class="field-label">vbulletin url:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> http://www.swtor.com/community/showthread.php?p=7576704 </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Developer Blog Thu, 31 Jul 2014 20:21:15 +0000 TaitWatson 318268 at http://www.swtor.com The Story of SWTOR, 2014 http://www.swtor.com/info/news/blog/20140723 <p><img src="/sites/all/files/en/na/StoryOfSWTOR2014_07232014/Story2014_1_854x480.jpg" align="middle" /></p> <p>Hi folks! I’m Charles Boyd, Lead Writer for Star Wars™: The Old Republic™. Let’s talk story!</p> <p>The war between the Galactic Republic and the Sith Empire is still raging, the Hutt Cartel’s invasion of Makeb has been stopped in its tracks, the Dread Masters have been defeated… so what’s the next step?</p> <p><img src="/sites/all/files/en/na/StoryOfSWTOR2014_07232014/Story2014_2_854x480.jpg" align="middle" /></p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-label">Short description:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Lead Writer Charles Boyd talks story for SWTOR in 2014! </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-newscategory"> <div class="field-label">News and Updates category:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> News Article </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-icon"> <div class="field-label">Icon:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="/sites/all/files/en/na/StoryOfSWTOR2014_07232014/Story2014_Icon_220x122.jpg" alt="" width="220" height="122" id="imceimage-field_icon-" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-frontpageicon"> <div class="field-label">Front page icon:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="/sites/all/files/en/na/StoryOfSWTOR2014_07232014/Story2014_Icon_220x122.jpg" alt="" width="220" height="122" id="imceimage-field_frontpageicon-" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-pubdate"> <div class="field-label">Publication date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">07.23.2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-vbulletin-url"> <div class="field-label">vbulletin url:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> http://www.swtor.com/community/showthread.php?p=7554102 </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Developer Blog Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:54:00 +0000 TaitWatson 318262 at http://www.swtor.com Since KOTOR: Manaan http://www.swtor.com/info/news/blog/20140718 <p>Shuuru // Personal Datalog</p> <p>It is not a foolish endeavor to try and anticipate one’s future path, or even the path of an entire civilization. But it can be. If we do not first take stock of that which lies in our wake, we can never truly know how to negotiate the currents ahead. It is with this concern in mind that I indulge in this analysis of the ebb and flow of my dear home, Manaan.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-label">Short description:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Shuuru // Personal Datalog </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-newscategory"> <div class="field-label">News and Updates category:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> News Article </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-icon"> <div class="field-label">Icon:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="/sites/all/files/en/na/ManaanLoreBlog_07182014/SelkathHead_220x122.jpg" alt="" width="220" height="122" id="imceimage-field_icon-" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-frontpageicon"> <div class="field-label">Front page icon:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="/sites/all/files/en/na/ManaanLoreBlog_07182014/SelkathHead_220x122.jpg" alt="" width="220" height="122" id="imceimage-field_frontpageicon-" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-pubdate"> <div class="field-label">Publication date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">07.18.2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-vbulletin-url"> <div class="field-label">vbulletin url:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> http://www.swtor.com/community/showthread.php?t=752472 </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Developer Blog Fri, 18 Jul 2014 19:11:56 +0000 TaitWatson 318253 at http://www.swtor.com Customize a Dromund Kaas Apartment with Fansite OotiniCast on Twitch! http://www.swtor.com/info/news/news-article/20140717 <p><img src="/sites/all/files/en/na/OotinicastStream_07172014/OotiniStream_854x480.jpg" align="middle" /></p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-label">Short description:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Join us this Friday, July 18th as we customize a Dromund Kaas Skyrise Apartmet with Ootinicast, one of our fansites, live on Twitch! </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-newscategory"> <div class="field-label">News and Updates category:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> News Article </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-icon"> <div class="field-label">Icon:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="/sites/all/files/en/na/OotinicastStream_07172014/OotiniStreamIcon_220x122.jpg" alt="" width="220" height="122" id="imceimage-field_icon-" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-frontpageicon"> <div class="field-label">Front page icon:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="/sites/all/files/en/na/OotinicastStream_07172014/OotiniStreamIcon_220x122.jpg" alt="" width="220" height="122" id="imceimage-field_frontpageicon-" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-pubdate"> <div class="field-label">Publication date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">07.17.2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-vbulletin-url"> <div class="field-label">vbulletin url:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> http://www.swtor.com/community/showthread.php?t=752308 </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> News Article Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:24:47 +0000 TaitWatson 318250 at http://www.swtor.com The Star Wars: The Old Republic Community Cantina Tour Arrives in Germany! http://www.swtor.com/info/news/blog/20140703 <p><img src="/sites/all/files/en/cb/2012_thumbs/community_events_854x480.jpg" align="center" /></p> <p>We’re happy to announce that the next stop in the <em>Star Wars</em>™: The Old Republic™ Community Cantina Tour will be happening on Friday, August 15th, in Germany!</p> <p>This is your chance to join the <em>Star Wars</em>: The Old Republic community for a development team Q&amp;A as well as complimentary drinks*, food, and giveaways. Every attendee will be receiving a highly coveted M8-3R Astromech code.</p> <p>If you’re in the area, make sure to stop by and hang out with us!</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-label">Short description:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> We’re happy to announce that the next stop in the Star Wars™: The Old Republic™ Community Cantina Tour will be happening on Friday, August 15th, in Germany! </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-newscategory"> <div class="field-label">News and Updates category:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> News Article </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-icon"> <div class="field-label">Icon:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="/sites/all/files/en/cb/2012_thumbs/community_events_220x122.jpg" alt="" width="220" height="122" id="imceimage-field_icon-" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-imceimage field-field-frontpageicon"> <div class="field-label">Front page icon:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="/sites/all/files/en/cb/2012_thumbs/community_events_220x122.jpg" alt="" width="220" height="122" id="imceimage-field_frontpageicon-" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-pubdate"> <div class="field-label">Publication date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">07.03.2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-vbulletin-url"> <div class="field-label">vbulletin url:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> http://www.swtor.com/community/showthread.php?t=750187 </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Developer Blog Thu, 03 Jul 2014 19:19:52 +0000 TaitWatson 318248 at http://www.swtor.com