It’s official: Star Wars: The Old Republic will be switching to a free-to-play model this fall.
- Free gameplay up to level 50, with additional content and “advanced player options” to be purchasable with “Cartel Coins.”
- Subscription option, which includes a monthly stipend of Cartel Coins.
- Other bonuses, including Cartel Coins, for subscribers prior to the F2P switch, including a fan favorite reward, as detailed here
The announcement also comes with a list of additional content coming to the game over the next few months, including a new operation, Terror From Beyond, new warzone, Ancient Hypergate, new space combat mission, and more. The first of the new updates are expected to hit in August.
We’ll have more on this breaking story as details become available, so stay tuned!