Jul 112012
 

By Geldarion

Briefing

Welcome to the war, comrades. You have been selected to receive the latest training and tactics fresh from the warfront. The tried-and-true strategies you are about to hear are extremely effective and CLASSIFIED. Let’s get to the briefing. Today we are talking about gearing up for battle.

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Jun 222012
 

By Ghoztt

Congratulations on reaching level 50 and beating Star Wars: The Old Republic! Not so fast! For some, reaching level 50 is just the beginning of what is known as the ‘end game’ content. I’m sure you’ve heard those words tossed around or perhaps you haven’t but it is known as ‘raiding’ or, to be more specific, ‘Operations’ in the world of TOR. This is the subject that many people get up in arms over and, while we can go into that subject a great deal, I’ll leave it for another time. Today I’d like to talk about how does one get ready for an Operation in terms of gear.

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Apr 032012
 

 

Photo-Receptor Focus on: TOR – High Fashion?

by Maer

This week, I’d love to talk about the gorgeous fashion designs and how awesome the speeders are.  Only I can’t.  Because those fabulous designs don’t exist in the TOR universe.

How my character looks is important to me.  OK, I know some eyes are rolling, but hey! I’m female, after all.   As beautiful as the graphics are in landscape and building design on some planets, the design of most gear is – lacking.  Seriously, the gear ranges from unimpressive to downright ugly for the most part, especially for my beloved Sorc.

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Oct 292011
 

IGN has updated their beta hub with an article on Dark/Light side choices and how it impacts gear. Nick Kolan discusses how gear can be obtained based on your morality score. Kolan writes:

I noticed that for every Dark side piece in the Commendations store there was a light side piece with equivalent stats. Rather than risk making one side more or less appealing for the hardcore gamer because of a stat imbalance, the difference will be in the way it looks. Republic-side Jedi who follow the dark path will, for instance, be able to obtain Luke Skywalker’s uniform from Return of the Jedi.

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