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04.26.2012

Expansion into New European and Middle Eastern Countries

We are excited to announce that Star Wars™: The Old Republic™ has officially launched in a wide range of new countries throughout Europe and the Middle East. Fans of the iconic franchise and PC gamers alike can now embark on their very own Star Wars™ saga, and explore a rich and vibrant galaxy with thousands of other players.

Star Wars: The Old Republic is now available for purchase at buy.swtor.com and participating retailers in the following new countries in Europe and the Middle East:

Europe

  • Albania
  • Andorra
  • Belarus (only available at Origin.com)
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Bulgaria
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus
  • Estonia (only available at Origin.com)
  • Gibraltar
  • Iceland
  • Kazakhstan (only available at Origin.com)
  • Latvia (only available at Origin.com)
  • Lithuania (only available at Origin.com)
  • Luxembourg (not available at Origin.com)
  • Macedonia
  • Malta
  • Moldova
  • Romania
  • Serbia
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Turkey
  • Ukraine (only available at Origin.com)

Middle East

  • Afghanistan
  • Algeria (not available at Origin.com)
  • Bahrain
  • Egypt
  • Israel
  • Kuwait
  • Lebanon
  • Libya
  • Morocco
  • Oman
  • Qatar
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Tunisia (not available at Origin.com)
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Yemen

Two versions of Star Wars: The Old Republic will be available: Standard Edition and Digital Deluxe Edition. The Standard Edition of the game will retail from Origin.com for €54.99/$59.99USD/1200RUB, while the Digital Deluxe Edition, which offers you a number of exclusive in-game items, will retail exclusively through Origin.com for €74.99/$79.99USD/1599RUB. Each version of the game will come with thirty (30) days of game time, and after those 30 days, players will be able to continue playing the game by paying a monthly recurring subscription or purchasing a 60-Day Pre-Paid Game Time Code for €26.99/$29.99USD/1099RUB from Origin.com. Visit buy.swtor.com to buy your copy now*!

Star Wars: The Old Republic has three recurring subscription plans:

  • One Month Subscription (automatically billed every 30 days): €12.99/$14.99USD/549RUB per month.
  • Three Month Subscription (automatically billed every 90 days): €11.99/$13.99USD/499.67RUB per month (one-time charge of €35.97/$41.97USD/1499RUB).
  • Six Month Subscription (automatically billed every 180 days): €10.99/$12.99USD/466.50RUB per month (one-time charge of €65.94/$77.94USD/2799RUB).

For more details on our launch in any of these countries, visit our Additional European and Middle Eastern Launch FAQ.

Remember to regularly check back to www.StarWarsTheOldRepublic.com for all the latest news and updates on the game, and don’t forget to follow us on Twitter and ‘like’ our Facebook page.

 

* ACCEPTANCE OF END USER ACCESS AND LICENCE AGREEMENT (“EUALA”), PERSISTENT INTERNET CONNECTION, AND ACCOUNT REGISTRATION WITH ENCLOSED ONE-TIME USE SERIAL CODE REQUIRED TO PLAY. MUST BE 13+ TO REGISTER. SERIAL CODE IS NON-TRANSFERABLE ONCE USED. PAID SUBSCRIPTION AND VALID AND ACCEPTED PAYMENT METHOD OR PAID GAME TIME CARD (IF AVAILABLE) REQUIRED TO PLAY. EUALA AND DISCLOSURES CAN BE FOUND AT WWW.EA.COM/1/PRODUCT-EULAS. PAYMENT METHOD AGE RESTRICTIONS MAY APPLY. SWTOR ONLINE SERVICE MAY BE RETIRED AFTER 30 DAYS NOTICE POSTED ON WWW.SWTOR.COM. SEE EUALA FOR DETAILS. AGREEMENT TO SHARE ACCOUNT INFORMATION WITH LUCASFILM ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY LTD. (“LUCASFILM”) IS REQUIRED TO ACCESS GAMEPLAY. GAME INTENDED FOR PLAY ONLY WITHIN NORTH AMERICA EUROPE AND CERTAIN OTHER TERRITORIES. SEE http://www.swtor.com/INFO/FAQ/GAME#q209655. PRIVACY POLICY AND TERMS OF SERVICE AVAILABLE AT WWW.SWTOR.COM. ALL TERMS AND CONDITIONS TO PLAY THE GAME APPLY AT ALL TIMES. THE FIRST 30 DAYS OF SUBSCRIPTION FEES ARE INCLUDED IN THE PURCHASE PRICE OF THE PRODUCT. SUBSCRIPTIONS MAY BE CANCELLED AT ANY TIME. SEE WWW.SWTOR.COM FOR DETAILS.

WARNING: PEOPLE WHO HAVE PHOTOSENSITIVE SEIZURES (A SEIZURE REPORTEDLY INDUCED BY FLASHING LIGHTS OR PATTERNS), OR OTHER SYMPTOMS FROM BEING PHOTOSENSITIVE, SHOULD NOT PLAY THIS GAME WITHOUT FIRST SEEING A DOCTOR.