Free-play universe expands in Star Wars: The Old Republic this fall

Electronic Arts announced Tuesday that the BioWare MMORPG Star Wars: The Old Republic will go free-to-play this November. As Kotaku reports, the game opened all levels through 15 to free access earlier this year, but this fall the free ceiling gets raised to 50. Many new features will require a subscription or individual purchase. Via […]

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‘I sense a great disturbance on the server’

“As if a million page view requests cried out at once, and were suddenly silenced.” Apologies to the great Jedi master Obi-Wan Kenobi for the paraphrasing, but it seems particularly appropriate. Video game company Bioware opened up beta tester applications for their upcoming online role-playing game, “Star Wars: The Old Republic.” Gamers promptly hammered the […]

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