SWTOR Release Date is Near (Star Wars The Old Republic to Most of Us)
SWTOR release date is near & gamers everywhere are getting excited. If you don’t know what ‘Star Wars The Old Republic’ is then read on.
Star Wars The Old Republic or SWTOR as we shall now refer to it (because we are lazy typers) is an online gaming title that is set to replace World of Warcraft (WoW) as the premium online multi-player game.
These types of games are called massively multi-player online role-playing games (MMORPG) and are hugely popular with games fans because of their seemingly endless landscapes, possibilities and interaction with other players.
The SWTOR release date is the 20th December although millions of pre-orders were taken allowing access a week early.
Reputed to have had a development cost of around $130 million it is a serious attempt to capture some of the lucrative MMORPG market by its publisher Electronic Arts.
The storyline uses the familiar Star Wars world but is set 3,500 years before the events of the Star Wars films.
You get to decide whether you play the dark side or the light side of the force through your initial character choice and then though your moral decisions during the game.
SWTOR system requirements
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Operating System: Windows XP/Vista/7
RAM: Windows XP: 1.5GB Windows Vista and Windows 7: 2GB PCs using a built-in graphical chipset are recommended to have 2GB RAM
Graphics Card: ATI X1800 or better* nVidia 7800 or better* Intel 4100 Integrated Graphics or better* *Minimum of 256MB of on-board RAM and Shader 3.0 or better support.
DVD-ROM: 8x or better
SWTOR Leveling Guide (SWTOR Savior)- The Unfair Advantage?
Already other products are springing up around the SWTOR release date.
SWTOR leveling guides such as SWTOR savior allow players to quickly learn the tricks of the trade and level up their character much faster than normal.
SWTOR savior promises to take you to level 50 in 4 days and includes maps and waypoints for the game as well as a members forum.
SWTOR leveling guides can give players a serious edge over opponents as each level jump means a more powerful character and weapons.
Click here to see the SWTOR leveling guide if you want to level up fast.