Star Wars: The Old Republic’s Latest Story Chapter is Now Live

on April 7, 2016 1:32 PM

While the internet may be abuzz with the latest film teaser trailer that dropped this morning, there is more Star Wars news to be had today. “Visions in the Dark”, the latest story chapter for the ongoing MMO Star Wars: The Old Republic is now live for all players.

Serving as the twelfth chapter of the game’s evolving story, this latest update also includes the following features:

Ranked Warzone Arena Season 7 has started! Get in there and go berserk!

New Warzone: Odessen Proving Grounds! Train with another mixed-faction Alliance team by vying for control of multiple control sectors in this new Odessen-based Warzone! Use power ups to turn the battle in your favor!

New Warzone Arena: Rishi Cove Arena! This new Warzone Arena hosts 4v4 Death matches in both Ranked and Unranked queues.

New Gameplay Option: Focus! Both PvP and PvE instances are now available on any server, allowing friends who prefer any gameplay type to play together on the same server. Players can toggle their focus via the mini-map icon.

Unlock additional Strongholds! You can now activate all 5 Strongholds for use by your Legacy!

More Flagship Decorations! Starting hook count for Republic and Imperial Flagships has been increased to 300 Decorations (+50%).

Set Favorite Mounts and Vehicles! Players can now select their Favorite Mounts and Vehicles by right-clicking it or by going to the Mount or Vehicle tab in the Ability window. The “Summon Random Mount” ability will only use your Favorites once they are selected.

Bounty Contract Week Returns!Hunt wanted criminals in this returning event. The event begins April 19th at 04:00 PST/12:00 GMT and ends April 26th at 04:00 PST/12:00 GMT.

Check out a brief teaser for the update below:

Star Wars: The Old Republic is currently available only on PC.

 

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