The Old Republic playtest set to expand

Gaming, PC, Sci-Fi & Fantasy

Star Wars: The Old RepublicFrom all the awesome nerdiness at PAX comes news that Bioware will open a new round of beta testing slots for its long-awaited MMO Star Wars: The Old Republic.

Joystiq reports that invites will go out starting Sept. 2 for people who have signed up to receive announcements. As TheForce.Net points out, you don’t need to pre-order the game to be eligible for beta testing.

SWTOR doesn’t have a specific release date yet, though it’s expected in the fourth quarter of this year.

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