Media Category Feed http://www.swtor.com/feed/news/%2A en Producer Letter – Galactic Strongholds http://www.swtor.com/info/news/article/20140423 <p>Hi everyone!</p> <p>For the past year, we've made it our goal to share updates and information on what’s happening in the studio and our upcoming plans for the game. We got the message that you appreciate transparency and want to know what we are working on. With that in mind, we wanted to share a change in plans to our most recently announced digital expansion, Galactic Strongholds.</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"> Read Bruce Maclean&#039;s Producer Letter on Galactic Strongholds. </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/coruscant/news_thumbs_updated/malgus_220x122.png" 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/coruscant/news_thumbs_updated/malgus_220x122.png" 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">04.23.2014</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?t=737151 </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Article Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0000 TaitWatson 318130 at http://www.swtor.com What's New in Season Two http://www.swtor.com/info/news/blog/20140415 <p><img src="/sites/all/files/en/na/Season2_20140415/s2blog_1_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"> Changes coming to Ranked PvP in Season Two! Shorter seasons, quicker rewards, and more brutal action! </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/Season2_20140415/s2blog_naicon_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/Season2_20140415/s2blog_naicon_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">04.15.2014</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=735769 </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Developer Blog Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:55:20 +0000 TaitWatson 318127 at http://www.swtor.com The Star Wars: The Old Republic Community Cantina Tour Arrives in Los Angeles, California! http://www.swtor.com/info/news/blog/20140408-0 <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 Thursday, June 12th, in Los Angeles!</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 Thursday, June 12th, in Los Angeles! </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">04.08.2014</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?t=734416 </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Developer Blog community cantina tour Tue, 08 Apr 2014 18:14:44 +0000 TaitWatson 318118 at http://www.swtor.com Welcome to Game Update 2.7: Invasion http://www.swtor.com/info/news/blog/20140408 <p>Hi there!</p> <p>We are very excited to release Game Update 2.7: Invasion today. We believe this game update captures some of the key elements that make Star Wars™ special: the struggle between galactic factions; engaging in dangerous and difficult trials that push you to the limits of your abilities; and being part of an epic storyline. Read on for highlights from this major update!</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"> Game Update 2.7 is now live! Fight for Tython and Korriban in Part 1 of the new storyline &quot;Forged Alliances.&quot; </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/Welcome_To_GU27/WelcomeGU27_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/Welcome_To_GU27/WelcomeGU27_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">04.08.2014</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?t=734297 </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Developer Blog Tue, 08 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0000 TaitWatson 318100 at http://www.swtor.com State of the Galaxy http://www.swtor.com/info/news/blog/20140407 <p>FROM: The Shroud<br /> TO: All Assets (Level 25 Encoding Active)<br /> SUBJECT: State of the Galaxy</p> <p>The information gathered here should be studied thoroughly by all assets. Knowledge of our current landscape is essential in exploiting all possible opportunities.<br /> <br /></p> <h3>POLITICAL PROSPECTUS</h3> <p><strong>Sith Empire</strong><br /> The Empire’s position has subtly but significantly improved in recent months. This can be traced primarily to two key factors: collection and utilization of isotope-5, and the overall leadership of Darth Marr.</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 information gathered here should be studied thoroughly by all assets. </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/coruscant/news_thumbs_updated/galaxy_map_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/coruscant/news_thumbs_updated/galaxy_map_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">04.07.2014</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=734074 </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Developer Blog galactic republic hutt cartel the shroud Mon, 07 Apr 2014 14:04:14 +0000 TaitWatson 318103 at http://www.swtor.com The Star Wars: The Old Republic Community Cantina Tour Arrives in Vancouver, British Columbia! http://www.swtor.com/info/news/blog/20140403 <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 Friday, May 16th, in Vancouver!</p> <p>This is your chance to join the Star Wars: 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. Space is limited so be sure to come early.</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, May 16th, in Vancouver! </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">04.03.2014</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=733429 </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Developer Blog community cantina tour Thu, 03 Apr 2014 18:30:38 +0000 TaitWatson 318096 at http://www.swtor.com Be the Weapon! Be the Asteroid! http://www.swtor.com/info/news/news-article/20140401 <p><img src="/sites/all/files/en/na/AsteroidGSF_03312014/Asteroid1_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"> Disguise yourself as part of the battlefield with Galactic Starfighter’s newest ship role: The Asteroid! </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/AsteroidGSF_03312014/AsteroidGSF_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/AsteroidGSF_03312014/AsteroidGSF_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">04.01.2014</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=732916 </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> News Article Tue, 01 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0000 TaitWatson 318086 at http://www.swtor.com Watch New Galactic Strongholds Announcement Trailer http://www.swtor.com/info/news/news-article/20140319 <p>Watch the official Galactic Strongholds announcement trailer and get ready to customize your personal Strongholds and launch your Guild Flagship in the new Free-to-Play Digital Expansion, Galactic Strongholds, coming this summer!</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <div class="swtor-video" data-m4v="/sites/all/files/en/vc/20140319_StrongholdsReveal/gt_stronghold_reveal_trailer_UPD2_US.mp4" data-poster="/sites/all/files/en/vc/20140319_StrongholdsReveal/GalacticStrongholdsVideoImage_854x480.jpg"></div> <p>&nbsp;</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"> Get ready to customize your personal Strongholds in the new Digital Expansion, Galactic Strongholds – Early Access Opens June 24th! </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/vc/20140319_StrongholdsReveal/GalacticStrongholdsVideoIcon_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/vc/20140319_StrongholdsReveal/GalacticStrongholdsVideoIcon_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">03.19.2014</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?t=730086 </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> News Article Wed, 19 Mar 2014 14:05:40 +0000 TaitWatson 318071 at http://www.swtor.com STAR WARS™: THE OLD REPUBLIC™ REVEALS BRAND-NEW DIGITAL EXPANSION, GALACTIC STRONGHOLDS http://www.swtor.com/info/news/press-release/20140319 <p><br /></p> <p class="center"><em>Get Ready to Customize Your Personal Strongholds and Launch Your Guild Flagships!</em></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"> Get Ready to Customize Your Personal Strongholds and Launch Your Guild Flagships! </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"> Press Release </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/GalacticStrongholds_20140319/StrongholdsPRIcon_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/GalacticStrongholds_20140319/StrongholdsPRIcon_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">03.19.2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Press Release galactic strongholds Wed, 19 Mar 2014 13:03:26 +0000 TaitWatson 318065 at http://www.swtor.com The Star Wars: The Old Republic Community Cantina Tour Arrives in Boston, Massachusetts! http://www.swtor.com/info/news/blog/20140317 <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 Friday, April 11th, in Boston!</p> <p>This is your chance to join the Star Wars: 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. Space is limited so be sure to come early.</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 Community Cantina Tour will be headed to Boston on April 11th, 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"> Developer Blog </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">03.17.2014</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=729660 </div> </div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Developer Blog Cantina Tour Mon, 17 Mar 2014 16:19:12 +0000 TaitWatson 318064 at http://www.swtor.com