Posts Tagged ‘Free to Play’

Bioware Announce: Star Wars The Old Republic Going Free To Play

Bioware have just announced that their critically acclaimed MMORPG, Star Wars: The Old Republic, will be changing to a free to play model this fall. Its not really come as any big surprise as the game has struggled to maintain a large playerbase since the release last Christmas. Rumored to cost between $150 million and $200 million during development, Star Wars: The Old Republic was one of the biggest projects under the Bioware label to date, and to see it fall so quickly, is a little disheartening. (more…)