EA has informed us that there is two announcements regarding Star Wars the old republic. The first is called “Scum and Villainy” and is a 2.0 update for the game and the second is the launching of an expansion to the game “Rise of the Hutt cartel”. Below is a trailer for the new 2.0 update.
What is “Scum and Villainy”?
Scum and villainy is a game update for Star Wars the old republic that will bring with it new level 55 content for high level players. This content includes:
- A new operation
- New legacy achievements
- Four hard mode flashpoints
- Players will also be able to earn additional 5% guild XP bonus for all experience gained while in a guild
What is “Rise of the Hutt Cartel”?
Rise of the Hutt Cartel is a digital expansion for Star Wars the old republic where players will battle a ferocious new enemy that has emerged from the shadows to challenge the Galactic Republic and Sith Empire for control. The dangerous Hutt Cartel will unleash never-before-seen Droids and monstrous battle stations that serve as powerful weapons of destruction. All of this, and new weapons, armour, abilities and 5 new levels of progression, raising the game’s level cap to 55.
People who pre-ordered this expansion before January 7 are also granted 5 days early access to the expansion.
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