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Star Wars: The Old Republic going free to play

EA sent word via a press release that The Old Republic will indeed go free to play this November. In addition, the game will cost only $15 starting next week and will come with a free month of gametime. Now as expected, there will still be a subscription service for SWTOR that grants you access to additional content and features of the game. For the free to play model you can level all the way up to 50 and enjoy most of the features of the game. [...]

Atlantica Online Review

The Bad: – Addictive. – Some game functions do require having almost like a subscription because they expire in X amount of days. – You don’t get to directly do stuff with your high level friends until much later in the game when you are all top levels. The game feels like a single player RPG until then. – The servers can’t sometimes handle the load of having many players on it, like on the weekends during special event days (when most people play). – Some common known bugs in the game are not addressed by the developers. [...]