Razer is giving away a custom Star Wars-themed Blade
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Razer is giving away a custom Star Wars-themed Blade

The Razer Blade is one of those products that I'll likely never own, but damn if it isn't fun to daydream about. This custom-made Star Wars: The Old Republic Blade doesn't exactly help the tech envy. One lucky person will win this system... Read More»
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BioWare lays out specific SWTOR free-to-play restrictions
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BioWare lays out specific SWTOR free-to-play restrictions

BioWare and Electronic Arts held off admirably, but implementing a free-to-play model in Star Wars: The Old Republic seemed inevitable to keep the player base from falling off. If you're looking to swoop in without paying a subscription ... Read More»
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Star Wars: The Old Republic Free to Play Restricted Released
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Star Wars: The Old Republic Free to Play Restricted Released

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Star Wars: The Old Republic Free to Play Limitations Detailed
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Star Wars: The Old Republic Free to Play Limitations Detailed

Star Wars: The Old Republic is due to migrate to a free-to-play model sometime next month and to prepare BioWare has revealed the limitations that will be imposed on free-to-play players. Also the developer has offered players a glimpse at how many Cartel Coins–the game’s new currency–subscribers will be getting once the switch is made, ... Read More»
Star Wars: The Old Republic F2P restrictions revealed
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Star Wars: The Old Republic F2P restrictions revealed

Star Wars: The Old Republic has caught up with the rest of the MMO pack, and is integrating free-to-play features into the fold. However, these will restrict what players can experience while playing. Said restrictions have now been revealed into the wild. Get the list below Massively reports that the Star Wars: The Old Republic’s ... Read More»
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Obsidian is free as a bird with its Kickstarter millions
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Obsidian is free as a bird with its Kickstarter millions

Ever since Double Fine enjoyed massive success on Kickstarter, eager game developers from all corners have attempted to replicate the success. Hungry upstarts and old veterans alike have seen "crowdfunding" as a way to pursue passions in... Read More»
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‘LBGT is a non-issue for our investors’: EA talks equality in games
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‘LBGT is a non-issue for our investors’: EA talks equality in games

EA has discussed the treatment of LBGT themes in games, sparked by the controversial Defense of Marriage Act in the States. The publisher – as well as Zynga – has discussed the issue at length in a new interview, stating that as far as investors are concerned, there is no need for concern or debate ... Read More»
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Star Wars: The Old Republic Patch 1.5 now on the PTS, Includes HK-51
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Star Wars: The Old Republic Patch 1.5 now on the PTS, Includes HK-51

BioWare has released patch 1.5 for Star Wars: The Old Republic on the game’s Public Test Server, so be sure to hop on and give it a try. Patch 1.5 includes a brand new companion in the form of HK-51, a new daily area called Sector X, and a Nightmare difficulty option for the Explosive ... Read More»
BioWare Austin Cleans Up GDC Online Competition With Four Awards
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BioWare Austin Cleans Up GDC Online Competition With Four Awards

BioWare may have fallen on a rough patch with both founders retiring and waning subscriptions in their MMO properties, but they’ve nonetheless gotten quite a reception at the GDC Online. Four awards’ worth, in fact. Against stiff competition such as Tera, World of Warcraft, and Diablo III, BioWare Austin has inexplicably won the lion’s share of the Austin, ... Read More»
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SWTOR wins four awards at GDC Online
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SWTOR wins four awards at GDC Online

Star Wars: The Old Republic walked away with four awards this week during GDC Online. The MMO from BioWare Austin won awards for: Best Online Game Design, Best Online Visual Arts, Best Online Technology, and Best New Online Game. Other winners included Blizzard, Riot Games, thatgamecompany, and OMGPoP. Best Online Game Design WINNER: Star Wars: ... Read More»
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Review: Of Orcs and Men
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Review: Of Orcs and Men

You might think we're done with single-player real-time, turn-based RPGs, but you would be very wrong about that, as that's exactly what Of Orcs and Men is. Developers are moving away from that idea (see: Dragon Age 2), but there are still... Read More»
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Game Developers Choice Online Awards results announced
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Game Developers Choice Online Awards results announced

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Bioware Austin win most awards at GDC Online
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Bioware Austin win most awards at GDC Online

Despite having a hard time with employment and keeping membership afloat this year, GDC Online's judges sent Bioware Austin home with four awards for its Star Wars MMO The Old Republic. The developer won four awards in its six nominated ... Read More»
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Star Wars: The Old Republic and League of Legends Win Big at Game Developers Choice Awards
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Star Wars: The Old Republic and League of Legends Win Big at Game Developers Choice Awards

  The MMO, social, mobile and free-to-play genres were up to bat at the Game Developers Online Choice Awards. The awards took place in Austin, Texas on Wednesday night and the winners for each category weren't surprising. The wildly p... Read More»
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Pachter says BioWare Docs Left Due to ME3′s "Whiners"
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Pachter says BioWare Docs Left Due to ME3′s "Whiners"

  The moment the BioWare doctors announced their departure last month, I thought it was because of all the negativity surrounding their last three releases. It's a sentiment that was shared by others and even somewhat confirmed by Baldu... Read More»
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