Star Wars: The Old Republic

PC / RPG / Release: Dec 20, 2011 / ESRB: RP

Report: Average Old Republic server has less than 350 players online

By Andrew Yoon, May 24, 2012 12:00pm PDT

How many players are playing The Old Republic at any given time? The numbers are shockingly low.

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Marvel Heroes, The Old Republic - Shacknews Daily: May 22, 2012

By Garnett Lee, May 22, 2012 3:00pm PDT

Join Garnett Lee on this episode of Shacknews Daily. Today’s stories: Forza gets Porsches, The Old Republic team faces layoffs, and Marvel Heroes is formally announced.

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Star Wars: The Old Republic team hit with layoffs

By Andrew Yoon, May 22, 2012 10:30am PDT

BioWare is laying off members of the Star Wars: Old Republic team. "Sadly, we are bidding farewell to some talented, passionate and exceptionally hard-working people who helped make SWTOR a reality."

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Another Star Wars: The Old Republic free weekend announced

By Jeff Mattas, May 16, 2012 1:30pm PDT

Yet another free weekend has been announced for Star Wars: The Old Republic.

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The Old Republic, PixelJunk - Shacknews Daily: May 8, 2012

By Garnett Lee, May 08, 2012 3:45pm PDT

Join Garnett Lee on this episode of Shacknews Daily. Today’s stories: Star Wars: The Old Republic subscribers drop, PixelJunk gets a dollar sale, and a demo for Spec Ops: The Line.

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Star Wars: The Old Republic 'not a top 5 game' for Electronic Arts

By John Keefer, May 07, 2012 3:45pm PDT

Star Wars the Old Republic has lost more than 400,000 subscribers, and while EA maintains the game's 1.3 million subscriber base is within it expectations, the company said it is not considered in it's top five franchises.

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Star Wars: The Old Republic 'Allies' update announced

By Andrew Yoon, May 07, 2012 1:30pm PDT

While the SWTOR 1.2 update ("Legacy") launched only a month ago, Electronic Arts and BioWare have announced plans for the next content update, titled "Allies."

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The Old Republic subscriptions stable; logins in decline

By Jeff Mattas, Apr 24, 2012 12:00pm PDT

Subscriptions for Star Wars: The Old Republic may be holding steady, but user logins have fallen and BioWare is trying "anything and everything" to increase engagement.

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Star Wars: The Old Republic expanding free time offer

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 16, 2012 8:45am PDT

Looking increasingly desperate, or perhaps considerate, EA has expanded its offer of 30 days free game time for Star Wars: The Old Republic so players needn't have necessarily hit level 50 to get it.

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Star Wars: The Old Republic update rewards level 50 players

By Steve Watts, Apr 13, 2012 9:00am PDT

Star Wars: The Old Republic has released the "Legacy" update, with some perks that seem aimed at attracting new players, bringing back old ones, and rewarding the most loyal with free game time.

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Old Republic Legacy 1.2 update hits tomorrow

By John Keefer, Apr 11, 2012 8:15am PDT

A new content update is coming tomorrow for Star Wars: The Old Republic that will, among other things, allow players to "relate" all their alts in a family tree system.

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Star Wars: The Old Republic gives players 25 friend invites

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 04, 2012 6:45am PDT

Electronic Arts is awfully keen for you to try Star Wars: The Old Republic. After holding several free trial weekends, BioWare's midichlorian-powered MMORPG has now doled out heaps more friend trial invites, giving every player a total of 25 to share.

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Star Wars: The Old Republic hosting another free weekend

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 21, 2012 6:15am PDT

If you missed Star Wars: The Old Republic's free trial last weekend and fancy giving it a go, then good news! Another trial weekend is kicking off tonight

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Shacknews Daily: Mar 14, 2012 - Diablo 3 PVP Launch Plans

By Garnett Lee, Mar 14, 2012 4:00pm PDT

Join Garnett Lee on this episode of Shacknews Daily. Today’s stories: PvP arenas being cut from Diablo 3 for release, Star Wars: the Old Republic offering a free trial this weekend, and a look at the Close Quarters DLC coming to Battlefield 3 in June.

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Star Wars: The Old Republic free weekend begins March 15

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 13, 2012 8:15am PDT

This Thursday, The Old Republic will have its very first "Weekend Pass Free Trial." This promotion will give newcomers to the game a chance to play for up to four days for free.

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