May 022011
 

The Fansite Summit was the first time I got to play an origin world.  We were given the choice of playing either a Bounty Hunter or an Imperial Agent.  Since Carla picked the Agent, I went with the BH.

In a nutshell, I really enjoyed the game.  Playing Star Wars: The Old Republic feels like playing a major MMO, but with a much more enjoyable and engaging leveling experience.  It’s hard to convey how much  that does change the whole gameplay experience. Continue reading »

Apr 302011
 
Play

CRR Gals with a Surprisingly Cheery-Looking Stephen Reid

This week Kathy, Carla, and Lethality from Ask A Jedi sit down to rehash their visit to BioWare Austin for the first ever Fan Site Summit.  We talk about what we took away from the Q & A sessions, our personal interviews, and especially how we feel about the game after playing several hours in the origin worlds and the early level Imperial flashpoint.

Check out these participating fansites for #SWTOUR coverage: Darth Hater, TOROCast, Mos Eisley Radio, Ask A Jedi, TOR-Talk, TORWars, TOR Syndicate, Gamona, InGame, SWTOR.EU, Fureur, SWTOR Life, SWTOR UK, SWTOR-FR. Continue reading »

Mar 042011
 

We got a TOR smorgasbord of news for this week’s update.  Surely, no one will be able to complain about this update!

ALL THINGS BOUNTY HUNTER
Yesterday we got the Bounty Hunter class video and IGN interview.  Today BioWare followed up with more details about this Empire class:

 

New Companion
Mako is an orphaned childhood prodigy computer hacking expert from Nar Shaddaa.  Read her Holonet entry here.

 

Continue reading »

Mar 032011
 

 

IGN posted a new class video from BioWare.  Bounty Hunter fans, prepare to fall in love with your class all over again because this mofo has jetpacks, flamethrowers, ice rays, and a bone-crunching kick that sends his opponents falling to their doom.

“The only law in this galaxy,” he intones,  “is the one a man makes for himself.”  ‘Nuff said.  Watch the video at IGN here. Continue reading »

Aug 312010
 
Play

"Lightsabers at dawn, Mr. Wizard!"

It’s Harry Potter time!  Between the Advanced Classes announcement and all the Gamescom coverage, there was tons o’ TOR-related news out there.  We were almost defeated by the many, many interruptions that happened during the recording session (are monitors supposed to flash like lightning and then black out?  Does that dog have to keep barking?  Why is every one of these phone calls actually important?), but we persevered to bring you one of our most information-packed podcasts to date. Continue reading »

Rss Feed Tweeter button Facebook button Technorati button Reddit button Linkedin button Webonews button Delicious button Digg button Flickr button Stumbleupon button Newsvine button Youtube button
Copy Protected by Tech Tips's CopyProtect Wordpress Blogs.