New expansion brings space combat to the mix
The MMO game Star Wars: The Old Republic started off strong in and quickly lost a huge number of gamers. The mission of the game went free to play and started to gain popularity again. EA and BioWare have announced a new expansion pack will be coming to the game called Galactic Starfighter.
The expansion pack will bring 12v12 space combat to the mix allowing players to battle it out in customized spaceships. The game expansion will come to subscribers on December 3 with Preferred Status Players receiving the update on January 14.
Players who play the free to play version of the game won't get access until February 4. This spacecraft in the game have customizable paint jobs and the weapons can be customized as well. There are also several spacecraft categories allowing players to pick their favorite type of ship.