Entries in 'the old republic' (22)

SWTOR's Asia Pacific servers closing; Rise of the Hutt expansion dated

SWTOR's Asia Pacific servers closing; Rise of the Hutt expansion dated

BioWare is to close down Star Wars: The Old Republic’s Asia Pacific servers and merge them with the North American servers.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 26th 2013 at 9:16AM in News
Star Wars: The Old Republic promises that gay relationships are coming

Star Wars: The Old Republic promises that gay relationships are coming

BioWare is to continue its fine work in the area of same sex relationships by bringing them to MMO title Star wars: The Old Republic.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 3rd 2013 at 11:01AM in News
First Star Wars: The Old Republic expansion skips retail

First Star Wars: The Old Republic expansion skips retail

BioWare is working on the first major add-on or its Star Wars MMO, The Old Republic – but it won't be coming to the High Street.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Dec 18th 2012 at 5:27PM in News
Star Wars: The Old Republic is now, officially, free-to-play

Star Wars: The Old Republic is now, officially, free-to-play

After what can rightly be described as a mixed first year, EA and BioWare’s Star Wars: The Old Republic is now a free-to-play title.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 16th 2012 at 9:29AM in News

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Star Wars: The Old Republic's free-to-play switch dated

Star Wars: The Old Republic's free-to-play switch dated

EA has announced that BioWare’s MMO Star Wars: The Old Republic will become free-to-play in all territories on November 15th.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 8th 2012 at 3:49PM in News
IN PICTURES: LEGO Old Republic toys land this summer

IN PICTURES: LEGO Old Republic toys land this summer

The LEGO Group is building on its range of Star Wars products with the first toysets based on The Old Republic.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Mar 16th 2012 at 11:10AM in News
BioWare looking into Old Republic patch 1.1 'issues'

BioWare looking into Old Republic patch 1.1 'issues'

The latest update in MMO Star Wars: The Old Republic has angered a number of players, and BioWare is investigating.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jan 19th 2012 at 10:32AM in News
UK CHARTS: FIFA takes last No.1 of 2011

UK CHARTS: FIFA takes last No.1 of 2011

FIFA 12 has topped the UK games retail charts for the second week in a row ahead of Modern Warfare 3.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jan 3rd 2012 at 10:42AM in News

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Indies furious over Old Republic collector's edition

Indies furious over Old Republic collector's edition

Independent games retailers are in uproar having missed out on stocking the GAME-exclusive £130 edition of Star Wars: The Old Republic.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jan 2nd 2012 at 1:00PM in News
Old Republic has 'up to 1.5m' players

Old Republic has 'up to 1.5m' players

It’s been live less than a week but Star Wars: The Old Republic could have as many as 1.5m users signed up already.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Dec 20th 2011 at 12:18PM in News
GAME invites fans to Old Republic launch event

GAME invites fans to Old Republic launch event

Star Wars enthusiasts have been invited to GAME's flagship Oxford Street branch for a special launch event.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Dec 13th 2011 at 1:37PM in News
Star Wars: The Old Republic goes live

Star Wars: The Old Republic goes live

EA has switched on its servers for PC MMO Star Wars: The Old Republic two days ahead of its retail release.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Dec 13th 2011 at 12:33PM in News

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Analyst: "Little risk of failure" for Old Republic

Analyst: "Little risk of failure" for Old Republic

Bobby Kotick may have his doubts, but analysts are confident that Star Wars: The Old Republic is on course to attract millions of subscribers.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Dec 1st 2011 at 10:15AM in News
Early access to Old Republic outlined

Early access to Old Republic outlined

BioWare has explained how gamers will be able to play Star Wars: The Old Republic before its release date.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Sep 29th 2011 at 11:25AM in News
Battlefield 3 tops 1.25m pre-orders

Battlefield 3 tops 1.25m pre-orders

Around 1.25m consumers have put down pre-orders for EA’s upcoming FPS Battlefield 3, says CFO Eric Brown.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Sep 8th 2011 at 9:31AM in News

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BF3 named best of Gamescom 2011

BF3 named best of Gamescom 2011

GAMESCOM: Battlefield 3 has picked up the 'Best of Gamescom' award in Cologne as voted for by a panel of industry professionals and members of the media.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Aug 17th 2011 at 8:00PM in News
Old Republic gets first live demo

Old Republic gets first live demo

GAMESCOM: Attendees at Gamescom 2011 were treated to the first live gameplay demo of Star Wars: The Old Republic.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Aug 16th 2011 at 4:29PM in News
SWTOR removed from EA release schedule

SWTOR removed from EA release schedule

As of last night, Star Wars: The Old Republic no longer appears in EA's release schedule.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 5th 2011 at 10:02AM in News
WoW bosses hopeful SWTOR will be a hit

WoW bosses hopeful SWTOR will be a hit

Blizzard believes the eagerly anticipated EA/LucasArts MMO, Star Wars: The Old Republic, could be the biggest shot in the arm for the genre since World of Warcraft.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 18th 2011 at 8:02AM in News
EA: Old Republic will have ten-year lifespan

EA: Old Republic will have ten-year lifespan

Star Wars: The Old Republic has the potential to keep running for at least ten years.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Dec 8th 2010 at 11:01AM in News
SWTOR breaks EA funding records

SWTOR breaks EA funding records

It’s one of the most bankable franchises in the world of entertainment, and such is EA’s faith in BioWare’s upcoming MMO Star Wars: the Old Republic that it has spent ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 27th 2010 at 12:37PM in News