It’s claimed that Patty Jenkins’ Star Wars: Rogue Squadron movie may be pushed back and that instead, an Old Republic film will take its release date. The rumor first came about when Twitter user Big Screen Leaks tweeted a new Star Wars movie is planning to film next year and it’s not the Patty Jenkin …
PREPARE FOR THE EPIC SHOWDOWN AGAINST ARCANN IN THE BATTLE OF ODESSEN
– COMING AUGUST 11 TO STAR WARS: THE OLD REPUBLIC – KNIGHTS OF THE FALLEN EMPIRE
Get a first look at The Battle of Odessen
BioWare™ and Lucasfilm today announced details of its climactic chapter in the storyline of Star Wars™: The Old Republic™ – Knights of the Fallen Empire. Early Access to The Battle of Odessen will be available for qualified Star Wars: The Old Republic subscribers on August 9* and to all active Star Wars: The Old Republic subscribers starting August 11.
In The Battle of Odessen, Arcann launches a full-scale assault against the Outlander’s base. Still recovering from a shattering betrayal of the now-renegade droid, SCORPIO, the Outlander’s Alliance must rally to defeat Arcann’s forces in a desperate battle to determine the fate of the galaxy. Play and be a part of the crowning chapter that sets the stage for a brand new adventure in the recently announced digital expansion, Knights of the Eternal Throne, coming this fall.
Star Wars: The Old Republic puts you at the center of your own personal Star Wars™ story:
– All players of Star Wars: The Old Republic can now play Knights of the Fallen Empire Chapter 1: The Hunt for free**
– Subscribers can play beyond Chapter 1 through the final chapter The Battle of Odessen for free**
– All summer, players can join the Dark vs. Light Event to complete exciting challenges, earn epic new rewards, and make dark or light side choices that ultimately impact the fate of the galaxy. Those who complete the Eternal Level will earn a unique dark or light side companion to join in future battles***!
There’s never been a better time to play Star Wars: The Old Republic.
*SUBSCRIBERS AS OF JULY 1, 2016 RECEIVE EARLY ACCESS TO CHAPTER 16: THE BATTLE OF ODESSEN ON AUGUST 9, 2016. CONDITIONS AND RESTRICTIONS APPLY. SEE http://www.swtor.com/fallen-empire/rewards FOR DETAILS.
***CONDITIONS AND RESTRICTIONS APPLY. SEE http://www.swtor.com/dark-vs-light FOR DETAILS.
PLAY NOW: STAR WARS: THE OLD REPUBLIC – KNIGHTS OF THE FALLEN EMPIRE, THE GEMINI DECEPTION
BioWare™ and Lucasfilm today released the next chapter in the episodic storyline of Star Wars™: The Old Republic™ – Knights of the Fallen Empire. The GEMINI Deception is available now to all Star Wars: The Old Republic players and raises the stakes as the Outlander prepares for the ultimate showdown.
Lead your Alliance in the epic assault against the Eternal Empire. Alongside the mysterious and deadly Droid SCORPIO, the Outlander’s team must infiltrate a Zakuulan warship and face Arcann’s formidable force of elite soldiers. When the mission goes awry, the Outlander must find a way out of a deadly trap – only to be faced with a shattering betrayal.
Players can also check out additional gameplay experiences starting this week:
– New GEMINI Cartel Pack: Inspired by the latest Chapter, the new ‘GEMINI’ Cartel Pack offers players the opportunity to get a stunning new GEMINI Pulse Weapon effect plus rare vehicles and armor sets.
– Dark vs. Light Event: Battle for control in this new summer event! Earn galactic rewards as your side fights to dominate and change the fate of the galaxy. Are you up for the challenge? Visit www.swtor.com/dark-vs-light to find out more.
Subscribers of Star Wars: The Old Republic can play Knights of the Fallen Empire from Chapter 1 through the current chapter, The GEMINI Deception, for free. Additionally, as part of the Subscriber Rewards Program, those subscribed by July 1 will receive an in-game HK-55 Victory Stronghold Decoration, inspired by the legendary Assassin Droid.
Find out more about the ongoing story of Star Wars: The Old Republic – Knights of the Fallen Empire: www.StarWarsTheOldRepublic.com/Fallen-Empire .
Join the Dark vs. Light Event: www.swtor.com/dark-vs-light .
DARK VS. LIGHT TAKES OVER THE STAR WARS: THE OLD REPUBLIC GALAXY
The battle between the dark side and light side of the Force™ grows stronger in Star Wars™: The Old Republic™. Today, BioWare and Lucasfilm reveal details of a new in-game event where players take on exciting challenges in the fight for control of the galaxy. The summer-long event begins June 28 and is open to Star Wars: The Old Republic players* interested in earning legendary rewards and changing the fate of the galaxy:
– Start a new character, choose a side and join the battle!
– Earn epic new rewards including the formidable Victor’s Titan Turret Tank, Victorious
Pioneer’s Armor Set which gives +50% XP Boost and Force-Bound Dark vs. Light Packs stocked with dark and light side themed items
– Your choices make the dark or light side grow stronger and determines which Companion reward is unlocked for players who complete the Eternal Level – either the merciless Darth Hexid Companion (dark side) or the valiant Master Ranos Companion (light side)
The outcome of everyone’s dark and light side decisions will determine the state of the galaxy as the future of Star Wars: The Old Republic evolves this Autumn. So be sure to check here to see which side is dominating and stay tuned for more details!
There’s never been a better time to jump in and play Star Wars: The Old Republic. From heroic missions that force you, as the Outlander, to make life and death decisions in the latest Knights of the Fallen Empire story expansion, to intense Force™ battles across the galaxy, now is the time to experience the deep storyline and exciting gameplay that puts you at the center of your own personal Star Wars™ story.
Choose your path to Legendary now.
Check out the amazing rewards you can earn with your heroic efforts: www.swtor.com/blog.
Join the Dark vs. Light Event: www.swtor.com/dark-vs-light .
Play Knights of the Fallen Empire: www.swtor.com/fallen-empire.
TURN THE TIDE OF WAR IN THE NEW CHAPTER OF STAR WARS: THE OLD REPUBLIC – KNIGHTS OF THE FALLEN EMPIRE
Take the Fight to the Eternal Empire in the Newest Episodic Chapter: Profit and Plunder! BioWare and Lucasfilm released the latest episodic chapter of Star Wars: The Old Republic – Knights of the Fallen Empire. Take the fight to the Eternal Empire in a clandestine heist to plunder Arcann’s secret vault. In a daring mission to recover the Eternal Empire’s vast riches, players will lead the adventure partnered with the galaxy’s most legendary thieves: the suave con artist, Gault Rennow, and the infamous Twi’lek rogue, Vette. Prepare to risk everything as you embark on a covert mission against all odds to take back the Empire’s stolen wealth!
Players can embark on the Knights of the Fallen Empire storyline beginning with Chapter 1 through Chapter 13: Visions in the Dark for free as a Subscriber. Plus, to celebrate May the Fourth, players can activate their Free Trial by May 30 to receive a Level 60 Character and instant access to Chapter One: The Hunt. Star Wars: The Old Republic is introducing additional new gameplay experiences with this chapter:
· New Game Mode: Become the Eternal Champion as you take part in a new gladiatorial challenge and take on the most notorious and skilled warriors in Zakuul. Earn unique rewards as you fight your way through ten deadly bosses in the Eternal Championship, each of which are progressively more difficult to defeat. · New Alliance Mission: Join forces with the loyal Wookiee Bowdaar, as he plans to end the brutal blood sport with citizens of Zakuul. If he’s going to be successful however, Bowdaar needs a brave gladiator to enter the Eternal Championship and gain the respect of his fellow fighters. · New Plunderer Cartel Pack: Inspired by the latest Chapter, the new ‘Plunderer’ Cartel Market Pack offers players the opportunity to get rare heist-themed items, including Gault’s Triumphant Predator’s Armor Set, Vette’s Shadow Corsair Armor Set, and much more!
Find out more about the ongoing story of Star Wars: The Old Republic – Knights of the Fallen Empire at www.StarWarsTheOldRepublic.com/Fallen-Empire.
Get all the inside scoop on May’s action-packed Star Wars Day activities: www.swtor.com/may-the-fourth.
BIOWARE ANNOUNCES VISIONS IN THE DARK – AVAILABLE APRIL 7, 2016
Confront Emperor Valkorion in the Latest Chapter of Star Wars: The Old Republic – Knights of the Fallen Empire
BioWare and Lucasfilm today announced details of the next chapter in the episodic adventure, Star Wars: The Old Republic – Knights of the Fallen Empire.
In Visions in the Dark, releasing April 7, players will venture deep into the savage wilderness of the planet Odessen to face the immortal Emperor Valkorion for the first time since becoming the Outlander. As part of the confrontation, you will uncover dangerous secrets about your destiny that bind you to your dark enemy. For those that can master the challenge, there is a great reward waiting – a powerful new weapon inspired by some of the greatest Force users in the galaxy. Meanwhile, your Alliance will risk everything in a life-and-death mission to strike at the very heart of the Eternal Empire – this intense battle offers the chance to shatter Arcann’s forces forever.
Subscribers of Star Wars: The Old Republic can play the Knights of the Fallen Empire story and unravel the truth of their destiny in Visions in the Dark for free* during their subscription period. Players subscribed by April 1 will receive added firepower with the bold new HK-55-inspired Weapon Set that includes in-game items such as HK-55’s Sniper Rifle, Blaster Pistol and Vibrosword.
It’s a great time to jump into Star Wars: The Old Republic to experience the entire Knights of the Fallen Empire story from the beginning of Chapter 1 and continuing your saga as new chapters release monthly. As the Outlander in Knights of the Fallen Empire, players are able to start a new Level 60 character to get right into the game and begin building their Alliance.
To learn more, visit www.StarWarsTheOldRepublic.com/Fallen-Empire .
BIOWARE ANNOUNCES DISAVOWED – COMING MARCH 10, 2016
The Battle Intensifies in the Next Chapter of Star Wars: The Old Republic – Knights of the Fallen Empire
BioWare and Lucasfilm today announced the release date of the next chapter in the episodic expansion story, Star Wars: The Old Republic – Knights of the Fallen Empire. Disavowed follows the Outlander’s story beyond Anarchy in Paradise and re-introduces a familiar face, Major Jorgan, the commander of the elite soldiers of Havoc Squad. Starting March 10, Jorgan joins the Alliance and battles alongside the Outlander in a deadly mission deep behind enemy lines. It’s up to the Outlander to determine how far Jorgan and his soldiers are allowed to go in the war against the Eternal Empire.
Subscribers of Star Wars: The Old Republic can join and play at the center of their own Knights of the Fallen Empire story for free during their subscription period. Players who subscribe by March 1 will receive 2-Day Early Access to Disavowed and the HK-55-inspired in-game Helmet which gives players a likeness to the iconic Assassin Droid.
New players can jump right into the Knights of the Fallen Empire story as the Outlander, creating a new Level 60 character. Joining at Level 60 offers an accessible story-driven starting point where players can begin building their Alliance in the action-filled Star Wars universe.
During its first 2 months, fans of the Knights of the Fallen Empire expansion logged more than 900 million minutes fighting the Eternal Empire and made more than 27 million player-driven Light and Dark side choices that shaped their story. The rich storyline will continue to expand this year with the introduction of intriguing new characters and difficult choices as players lead the fight to save the galaxy.
To learn more, visit www.StarWarsTheOldRepublic.com/Fallen-Empire
BioWare Unveils Star Wars: The Old Republic – Knights of the Fallen Empire, Anarchy in Paradise, coming February 11, 2016
BioWare and Lucasfilm today announced the release of the next chapter in the episodic expansion story, Star Wars: The Old Republic – Knights of the Fallen Empire. This chapter, “Anarchy in Paradise,” will be available February 11, 2016 and is the first in a series of seven new chapters that build on the personal story of the Outlander. Best of all, Subscribers of Star Wars: The Old Republic receive all existing and future chapters of Knights of the Fallen Empire for free* for the duration of their subscription. New players can jump immediately into the evolving story of Knights of the Fallen Empire at Level 60 and experience BioWare storytelling in the rich Star Wars universe.
“Anarchy in Paradise” introduces a new ally, an infamous mercenary known as Firebrand. Her mission is to destroy the Eternal Empire by attacking Zakuul and crushing the seat of power, the Eternal Throne, by any means necessary. It will be up to the Outlander to decide just how far he or she is willing to go to beat the Eternal Emperor. Players will experience the grim consequences of their past decisions and feel the grip of the hand of fate on their dangerous journey.
BioWare also announced a new Subscriber Rewards program offering players a series of unique monthly in-game reward items themed to the HK-55 Assassin Droid:
· Players who are Subscribers on January 11, 2016 will receive HK-55 as a permanent personal Companion.
· Those who are Subscribers on the first of each month, from February through August 2016, will receive an in-game reward item themed to HK-55’s gear and weapons along with two-day Early Access to the chapter releasing that month.
· Subscribers as of February 1, 2016 will receive the HK-55-inspired Jetpack Mount, built to withstand the harshest of conditions as players hover their way through the galaxy.
· Players who stay subscribed through the period of January 11 to August 1, 2016 will be invited to play a bonus chapter in which they can play as HK-55!
Conditions and restrictions apply, for more information on the Subscriber Rewards program, visit www.StarWarsTheOldRepublic.com/fallen-empire/rewards .
The Knights of the Fallen Empire expansion pack launched in the fall, adding an epic, player-driven storyline that will continue to expand this year. For those who haven’t played, there has never been a better time to jump in as the storyline expands its cast of characters alongside unexpected twists and turns that will keep players engaged as they build their Alliance and prepare to confront the Emperor.
To find out more, visit www.StarWarsTheOldRepublic.com/Fallen-Empire.
Joining the launch trailer for Star Wars: Battlefront is the launch trailer for Star Wars: The Old Republic: Knights of the Fallen Empire.
Check out the new “Face Your Destiny” launch trailer and become the Outlander at the center of an evolving story in STAR WARS: The Old Republic – Knights of the Fallen Empire – now live!”
Jump straight into a deep and personal BioWare-style story where you’ll travel to the Outer Rim of the galaxy to come face-to-face with a new threat, Emperor Valkorion and his Eternal Empire. Your character will start its journey to becoming the Outlander, a veteran of the Great Galactic War, as you discover that the Eternal Emperor’s dark destiny is tied to your own.
Choose your path, recruit Companions into your Alliance, and make choices that have power to change destinies, all at the center of your own personal STAR WARS saga!
Best of all, Knights of the Fallen Empire is free to all Subscribers and every Subscriber also receives a free Level 60 character.
Play now: Visit http://www.StarWarsTheOldRepublic.com.
BioWare and Lucasfilm today debuted “Alliance”, the new trailer for the upcoming Digital Expansion for Star Wars: The Old Republic – Knights of the Fallen Empire. Featuring a return to an emphasis on the interactive storytelling BioWare is renowned for, Knights of the Fallen Empire features new companions, new enemies and nine new chapters of an evolving, player-driven storyline where the choices you make will have consequences.
In Star Wars: The Old Republic – Knights of the Fallen Empire, you will become the Outlander, a veteran of the Great Galactic War, travelling to the outer rim of the galaxy. There you will come face-to-face with a new threat, Emperor Valkorion and his Eternal Empire, only to discover that his dark destiny is tied to your own. You will lead the fight to save the galaxy but it is clear from your first encounter with the Eternal Empire that you will need help; you must recruit a powerful team of Companions – and build an Alliance.
Star Wars: The Old Republic – Knights of the Fallen Empire is available for Early Access today for Subscribers who were active between July and early October. The digital expansion will launch on October 27, 2015 and is free for all Subscribers.
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Check out the cinematic trailer for the Star Wars: The Old Republic video game.
In this prequel trailer to the STAR WARS: The Old Republic – Knights of the Fallen Empire Digital Expansion we introduce you to the tragic destiny of twin heirs caught in a web of evil and manipulation spun for them by the darkest and most powerful Emperor yet to threaten the galaxy. Conquest comes at a price, only accessible for those willing to sacrifice….everything.
SWTOR: Knights of the Fallen Empire is coming to PC on October 27, 2015.