Dark Brotherhood and Thieves Guild Celebration Event Tips

Calling all Thieves and Assassins! The Dark Brotherhood and Thieves Guild Celebration Event has returned! Head to Hew’s Bane and the Gold Coast for double or increased rewards for a variety of unscrupulous activities! Double reward drops for defeating World Bosses Double reward drops for defeating Delve bosses Double Defiled Whiskers drops from Maw of Lorkhaj bosses Increased rewards for completing Heists Increased rewards for completing Sacraments Double harvesting resources from regular crafting nodes (not nodes from Survey Reports) Note that the Thieves Guild and Dark Brotherhood repeatable quests do not have bonus rewards during the event period. The Event starts Thursday 1st March and …

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Conquest Changes Coming in Game Update 5.8 Explained

The Conquest System in Star Wars the Old Republic is getting quite a large overhaul. Eric Musco, the Community Manager, posted a detailed rundown of the changes coming in Game Update 5.8 (March 13th) on the Forums. Conquest is a system that allows individuals to earn points for doing various content in the game (objectives) in turn contributing to their Guilds overall score and compete with other Guilds to conquer various planets. Rewards are granted to individuals and Guilds who earn enough points each week. Intentions They originally intended to just resolve the reward delivery issues they’ve been having but decided to …

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New Crown Store Items – March 2018

Here is a look at all the new items coming to the Crown Store in Elder Scrolls Online throughout March! Expand your wardrobe with new Elsweyr-themed cultural garb, acquire your very-own underground lair, and prepare for frivolity with some seriously silly items. All of this (and more!) is coming to the in-game Crown Store in March. Keep an eye out for future Crown Store Showcase articles – there’s always something new each and every month! New Items Here is a list of upcoming items. All items listed will be available on all platforms unless otherwise stated: Costumes Budi-Shirt and Galligaskins – available March 22nd. Moon-Sugar …

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Bad Feeling Podcast’s SX SWTOR Meetup

Bad Feeling Podcast is hosting another Star Wars The Old Republic Meetup! This time, in Austin, Texas aptly named SX SWTOR! When: Saturday 10th March Where: The Brass Tap, The Domain Start Time: 6 pm It will be an informal gathering, featuring beer and nibbles, to geek out about the game that takes up every second of our waking lives! And yes, I will be in attendance with my other half. Twitch Streamer TankMikeGolf and Podcaster/Streamer Sechari will also be there! Eric Musco, the Community Manager for SWTOR, confirmed on Bad Feeling Podcast Episode 190 that he will be in attendance (with swag!). Charles Boyd, Creative …

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Share the Love Promotion Final Days

If you haven’t been unsubscribed to Star Wars The Old Republic for over 90 days, now might be a good time to come back! If you resubscribe to SWTOR and use the code ‘SWTORSHARETHELOVE’ by the 27th of February, you will get 30 days of sub time for free! You must be logged into your SWTOR account and redeem the code at www.SWTOR.com/redeem-code. (Codes must be redeemed and you must resubscribe by February 27, 2018, at 12:01 AM PDT // 8:01 AM GMT). Existing Subscribers get some rewards too! We will automatically be rewarded with the Chiss Talon Interceptor Airspeeder and …

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Commentary on the Spring 2018 Road Map and State of the Game

Keith Kanneg, Game Producer for Star Wars The Old Republic, finally revealed a Road Map for just the next couple of months. I’ve written an overview that cuts out the fluff and gets straight to the good stuff. Instead of getting Road Maps that give us information for the next few months, they’re just going to be trickling out information when it’s ready. I’m not too sure how I feel about that. As long as they’re consistent with the flow of information and communication it should be good. But we know from past experience that they haven’t always been able …

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Spring 2018 Road Map Overview

Keith has finally given us a Road Map (of sorts). It is different from the previous Road Maps by Keith. It focuses on the content we’ll be getting over the next couple of months. If you want to know more about specifics types of content mentioned in the Road Map, you can jump the gun and read the content summaries: Operations Companions Conquest New Flashpoint (Story) Or if you prefer to know more about the upcoming Game Updates, you can skip ahead to these summaries: Game Update 5.8 – Command Authority – 13th March Game Update 5.9 – The Nathema Conspiracy …

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Spring 2018 Road Map Predictions and Wishlist

The next Road Map for Star Wars The Old Republic is due to be published within the next couple of weeks. Keith Kanneg, SWTOR’s Game Producer, confirmed last month that they were actively working on the Road Map and revealed roughly when to expect it. Eric Musco, SWTOR’s Community Manager, also recently gave an update on what was happening with the Road Map and what the Developers are up to. As for what is going to be in the Road Map, the Developers are understandably remaining tight-lipped. But we can surmise a few things based on the previous Road Map …

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Coldharbour Surreal Estate Preview

The Coldharbour Surreal Estate is one of the new homes coming to Elder Scrolls Online. Basic Information Coldharbour/Daedric Theme. Notable Home. Available Unfurnished only. Requires ‘The God of Schemes’ Achievement. Costs: 1,000,000 Gold 5,600 Crowns. Location Coldharbour – The Hollow City The house itself is a Plateau above Coldharbour north of The Hollow City. The entrance portal to get to the Plateau is located on the outskirts of The Hollow City. House Entrance Portal Screenshot Map House location in Coldharbour. House Map This house doesn’t have its own map. Entrance The entrance to the Estate is a Daedric portal. Plateau The large flat …

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The Erstwhile Sanctuary Preview

The Erstwhile Sanctuary is sadly now going to be made available for a limited time on the Crown Store from March 8 to March 12 at 10 am EDT. Basic Information Dark Brotherhood Theme. Notable Home. Available Unfurnished and Furnished. Gold and Crown costs are currently unknown. Location Gold Coast – Kvatch House Entrance Screenshot  House Map Entrance  Side Room Opposite the entrance is a small room with built in Bookshelves (click on smaller images to enlarge them). Cavern A spacious Cavern complete with waterfalls and a stained glass window. Bookshelf Room A large room with pillars and some built-in bookshelves which overlooks the ravine. Pillar Room …

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