Star Wars: The Old Republic will make it out in 2011, come hell or high water. It'll be arriving to the US on December 20th and will hit European shores on December 22nd. If that wasn't enough for you, lots of details on Skyrim's skills and perks have been revealed, Zynga's profits sank, and we've got the releases of the week for you.
Star Wars: The Old Republic will make it out in 2011, come hell or high water. It'll be arriving to the US on December 20th and will hit European shores on December 22nd. If that wasn't enough for you, lots of details on Skyrim's skills and perks have been revealed, Zynga's profits sank, and we've got the releases of the week for you.Episode 205 of the Destructoid Show:
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"You know those holiday plans you had? Cancel 'em" -- BioWare and Electronic Art have announced that its long-awaited MMO, Star Wars: The Old Republic will launch in North America on December 20. It will hit Europe two days later on December 22. (Nick Chester)
This new iteration will be "modified and enhanced" from the original computer version, which I can only hope means that they've removed all helicopters from the game entirely, because screw every single helicopter that was in that game. Helicopters are douchebags. (Jim Sterling)
A new Sony video has popped up on Youtube and sparked an avalanche of rudderless speculation from rabid fans. The live-action trailer contains elements of various videogames, including LittleBigPlanet, Metal Gear Solid and Twisted Metal. (Jim Sterling)
Whether it be due to lack of fresh and hip new IPs during it's first quarter of the year or spending too much on that fancy swivel chair, Zynga's year-on-year profits have taken a huge hit. From a recent SEC filing, Zynga shows that it's profits declined 95%, from $27.2 million to $1.3 million. (Jason Cabral)
It seems that Sony isn't the only corporation hopping aboard the "don't sue us" bandwagon. Electronic Arts has also been inspired by AT&T's recent shenanigans, quietly adding a clause that forbids Origin users from joining class action suits. (Jim Sterling)