The Old Republic's New Space Battles Have So Many Lasers, Y'all

Are we killing each other in space yet? Not yet. Star Wars: The Old Republic's skies don't fill with fire until the subscriber early start of the Galactic Starfighter expansion on December 3, but you can see them now via this handy video dealio. So many lasers. » 11/14/13 5:04pm 11/14/13 5:04pm

EA Admits Games Can Do Better For The LGBT Community

Yesterday in New York City, Electronic Arts held a special event focused on queer issues in gaming. And it happened mostly because the company itself was willing to face its own stumbles in presenting gay characters in its video games. » 3/08/13 5:30pm 3/08/13 5:30pm

Pile Of Industry Awards For Star Wars: The Old Republic a Sad Reminder …

The Game Developers Choice Online awards exist to give folks in the gaming industry a chance to highlight and celebrate the work of their peers in online games. This year's award ceremony took place last night in Austin. The full list of winners includes nods to Diablo III for best audio and League of Legends for… » 10/11/12 9:30pm 10/11/12 9:30pm

A Simple Change To a Star Wars Video Game Helped Me Fight Depression

I am a very flawed individual. I am physically flawed, sure, but mostly when I say I am flawed I am referring to my mental state. In the past 17 months, I have had frequent visits with both a psychiatrist and a therapist, and we have been taking aim at those flaws. We have made great strides, but there are things about … » 10/10/12 12:30pm 10/10/12 12:30pm

Bethesda Snags The Former Executive Producer of Star Wars: The Old…

Rich Vogel, a longtime game designer who most recently served as executive producer on BioWare's online RPG The Old Republic, is joining Bethesda, the publisher behind games like Skyrim and the upcoming Dishonored. » 10/03/12 4:01pm 10/03/12 4:01pm