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Andrew’s Top 10 Nerd Moments of 2011

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In no particular order: 1) Dead Space 2 Any game where you can perform major eye surgery as well as dismember xenomorphs is an automatic plus in my book. It’s very rare you find a game that’s every bit as intriguing as it is enjoyable, so much that you find yourself going through it again right after beating the dog ... Read More »

Bats, Gats, and Stats: A Year in Review.


As the end of the year comes to a close, a few major questions pop up in this writer’s mind. Why are there so many damned scorpions in Chandler, Arizona? Why am I not a millionaire? Where did my chicken fried steak go? How did I gain all of this weight? Nobody, not even I,  should even remotely care about ... Read More »

[REVIEW] “Star Wars: The Old Republic.” (PC – Beta Version)


As if a million voices cried out in joy and were suddenly silenced by the hot pockets in their mouths. STAR WARS: THE PREVIEW! On December 20, legions of Star Wars nerds and Massively Multiplayer Online Roleplaying Gamers will log in to play Star Wars: The Old Republic. Originally shrouded in secrecy since its birth in 2006, the game was ... Read More »

[NYCC 2011] “Star Wars: The Old Republic” gets news trailer, global release date.

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At New York Comic Con, EA announced that Star Wars: The Old Republic, would ship worldwide on December 20, 2011.  Previously, the game had been scheduled for a staggered launch, but the publisher decided to launch simultaneously in all territories.  In addition, EA unveiled the latest trailer for the game, which you can see below.   Don’t forget to preorder ... Read More »

Bioware clarifies early access details for “Star Wars: The Old Republic.”

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We all know that preordering Star Wars: The Old Republic will result in early access to the game, but today, senior online community manager Stephen Reid divulged a bit more info, via a post on the SWTOR forums. “Everyone who pre-orders Star Wars: The Old Republic and redeems their pre-order code will get Early Game Access. Those who do this ... Read More »

“Star Wars: The Old Republic” will launch on December 20.

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Finally!  After months of speculation, EA and Bioware have announced the official release date for one of the most anticipated titles of the year.  Star Wars: The Old Republic will launch on December 20, 2011, exclusively on PC.  Here’s the statement, courtesy of the game’s official website: BioWare and LucasArts are pleased to announce that Star Wars™: The Old Republic™ ... Read More »

“The Old Republic” will feature same-sex romance… just not right away.


With same-sex romance options being included in other Bioware titles, it has long been assumed that upcoming MMO Star Wars: The Old Republic would also include this option.  That assumption has now been confirmed, thanks to a statement posted on the official Old Republic forums by Senior Online Community Manager Stephen Reid: Due to the design constraints of a fully ... Read More »

“The Old Republic” shows off badass Smuggler class in latest trailer.


While EA still hasn’t announced an official release date for Star Wars: The Old Republic, they’re doing a tremendous job of building more and more hype for the game.  Check out the Smuggler class in this latest trailer: And here’s an overview of the Smuggler class, courtesy of the Old Republic website: Quick, Clever, Answers to No One Sometimes luck ... Read More »

BioWare unveils Jedi Consular class for “The Old Republic.”


With the release of Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic drawing ever closer, BioWare has revealed more details about the Jedi Consular class.  Check out the trailer below: I would love to be excited about this game, because I have no doubt in my mind that it will be awesome.  But aside from the face that I have so ... Read More »

Pre-order trailer for “Star Wars: The Old Republic.”

Shortly after announcing pre-order details for Star Wars: The Old Republic, Bioware debuted the newest trailer to kick the hype machine into overdrive.  Click the image below to view the trailer.   Star Wars: The Old Republic is scheduled for release this fall. Read More »