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Star Wars: The Old Republic hosting Double XP weekend until March 17th

If you’ve still got some levelling to do in The Old Republic, this would be the weekend to jump back in. Starting in a few hours, the game will award twice the experience for completing missions, killing things, and… well, … Read the rest of this entry

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Star Wars: The Old Republic adds PvP space battles in free expansion

The second expansion for Star Wars: The Old Republic has a name and a date. Galactic Starfighter, a free expansion will introduce rail-free space combat to the game for the first time, in the form of 12v12 PvP dogfights. How … Read the rest of this entry

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Star Wars: The Old Republic teases upcoming space update

Space, by its nature, is pretty big. Not that you’d realise from The Old Republic, which has up until now struggled to make the best of the giant void that exists around its many planets. At a recent community event … Read the rest of this entry

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Star Wars: The Old Republic adds Ewok companion as part of update 2.3

Hate them or hate them, Ewoks will forever remain part of the Star Wars mythology, in all parallel universes except for the Revenge of the Jedi one from BioShock Infinite. Probably. As part of update 2.3, the cuddly murderous rebels … Read the rest of this entry

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BioWare announces plans to shut down APAC servers for The Old Republic

BioWare has announced plans to shut down its Asia-Pacific servers for Star Wars: The Old Republic. Players on those servers will be migrated to North American servers, in what SW:TOR Community Manager Eric Musco calls a “multistep process“. The move … Read the rest of this entry

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Crusader Kings 2: The Republic review

The large-scale grand strategy of Crusader Kings 2 can feel Game of Thrones-ian in its web of intrigue and plotting. The Republic expansion takes place on a smaller scale. At times, its petty inter-family squabbling feels more like medieval Eastenders. … Read the rest of this entry

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Star Wars: The Old Republic update will add enhanced shader effects

As I trudge across Star Wars: The Old Republic’s planets, my cyborg boots regularly cake themselves with the prismatic mulch of various alien grasses. Despite being a pervasive prop, foliage usually doesn’t get much attention, but that’s not the destiny … Read the rest of this entry

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Star Wars: The Old Republic free-to-play restrictions detailed

Star Wars: The Old Republic is going free to play “later this fall.” As you might expect, there will be considerable restrictions placed on players enjoying the free version. Good news: all story missions for all classes will be free. … Read the rest of this entry

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Republic Wireless announces dual-band Motorola Defy XT, offers incentives to quell coverage woes

Republic Wireless is pretty candid that it’s still learning the ropes of the mobile world, but with its monthly service cost of $ 19 per month, we know more than a few people who’d like to help test the water. … Read the rest of this entry

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