THE DREAD WAR
Game Update 2.4
Release Date: October 1, 2013
GATHER YOUR ALLIES FOR NEW OPERATIONS, STORY MISSIONS, AND WARZONE ARENAS
CONFRONT THE DREAD MASTERS AND COMPETE IN THE WARZONE ARENAS OF DEATH!
Get ready to team up with allies to confront the powerful and terrifying Dread Masters, and prepare to compete in new arenas of death coming in Game Update 2.4: The Dread War!
- Withstand the fires of Oricon, a new story mission area where the Dread Masters plot to torment the galaxy from their ancient fortress compound.
- Fight your way through Level 55 Operation: The Dread Fortress and face powerful servants as well as one of the Dread Masters in person.
- Continue through Level 55 Operation: The Dread Palace and brace yourself for the epic finale to the Dread Masters’ saga that started on Belsavis.
- Compete for fame and glory in three brand new 4v4 Player-vs-Player Warzone Arenas (ranked and unranked), a new form of gladiatorial entertainment that’s drawing spectators galaxy-wide.
Check back for more details in the coming weeks!
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FOUND: CLUES TO THE MISSING ON ORICON
Having recently discovered the Dread Masters' headquarters on Oricon, both the Republic and the Empire have sent fleets to bombard the moon from orbit. With no word from the assault forces since their initial attack, the worst has been assumed, and reinforcements have been sent to seek out survivors.
While the fates of these forces are as yet uncertain, a newly obtained report on Oricon offers disquieting clues.
Check out excerpts from the report.
JOURNAL ENTRY: MASTER GNOST-DURAL’S ACCOUNTS OF THE
Archivist Master Gnost-Dural’s latest journal entry reveals the recent story of the Dread Masters, six rogue Sith Lords who possess incredible power. They have arranged catastrophes—directly and through their servants—on several planets, and have claimed a small army of followers since their time on Belsavis.
Find out why they are bent on spreading terror and death across the galaxy.
View the journal entry.
VIP TOUR: NEW PLAYER-VS-PLAYER WARZONE ARENAS
Arenas Announcer Baron Deathmark takes HoloNet News on a VIP Tour of Giradda the Hutt’s new Warzone Arenas.
The tour shows off three Arenas of Death that Girrada the Hutt has constructed for his pleasure on Makeb, Tatooine, and in an Orbital Station. The Arenas are small, intimate, and places the focus on skill-based player-versus-player combat. Here, teams of four will battle against each other in a best-of-three deathmatch and compete for glory, credits, and more!
Take the VIP Tour.
EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: BARON DEATHMARK, ARENAS ANNOUNCER
“Who will be the winners? Who will be the corpses? Audience, place your bets!” – Baron Deathmark
Giradda the Hutt, sponsor of the brutal sport of Huttball, has begun expanding his gambling empire with a series of deadly 4v4 Player-vs-Player Warzone Arenas and has appointed Baron Deathmark, Huttball’s renowned announcer and host, to oversee his new developments and to recruit first-class competitors from across the galaxy.
HoloNet News’ exclusive interview with “the Baron” offers a rare insight into his incredible personal story and a peek into the future of gladiatorial entertainment. This is a must-read interview for Arenas competitors and spectators alike!
Check out the exclusive interview and read the Warzone Arenas blog.