Some Details on The Old Republic's New Planet 17 Jan, 2013 / 1 comment

It seems that BioWare has finally taken Mojo's jokes excellent coverage to heart. In the new expansion pack named Rise of the Hutt Cartel, which we already covered briefly, BioWare has created a new planet named "Makeb" for players to visit. At the same time, BioWare is also going to be adding same-gender relationships to the game, but they will (for now) be confined to just this planet.

There has been some negative reaction to restricting same-gender relationships to one planet. Kotaku has referred to this as "pay-to-gay". They also posted about a response to BioWare's announcement: (Warning: NSFW) The Hunt for the Gay Planet. (Double Warning: May be more fun than The Old Republic, or at least less repetitive)

Oh, and BioWare revealed some details about the upcoming 1.7 update.

Source: Ars Technica


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    Call me Squinky on 20 Jan, 2013, 22:12…
    I started downloading the free version even tho it's a whopper. Same-sex relationships I'm all for, but don't limit it to one planet you loonies!

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