OotiniCast Episode 287

We discuss the latest KotET livestream, Storytime with Charles Boyd. Returning guest Daniel, now officially Dr SWTOR, gives us more details on his psychological study of why we play the game.

1. Introduction

Congratulations to Daniel for completing his PhD!

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2. Tip of the week

Congratulations to this week’s winner, Devodar! Thanks to Jason, DR2000 and Javadoggy for entering.

Please send your tips to ootinicast@gmail.com by next Tuesday for a chance to win a Taunfawn or M8-3R droid code, courtesy of BioWare, and an OotiniCast-provided Cartel Market pack from the latest shipment.

3. Holofeed

  • The Rakghoul Plauge is back once again. BioWare shared this Rakghoul concept art on Twitter:rakghoul-concept-art
  • KotET has a new trailer: “Rule the Galaxy”.
  • This week’s livestream, Storytime with Charles, features Eric Musco and Charles Body discussing KotFE’s story and how it leads into KotET. Charles also answers story-related questions.
  • At the end of the livestream, Drew Karpyshyn’s new short story, A Mother’s Hope, was released.
  • Star Wars Little Golden Books offer another way to introduce your Padawans to our favourite galaxy far, far away.

4. Community

Thanks to Ahnog for his generous monthly contribution! Also thanks to Jesenko69 for their kind iTunes review.

Hawke is hoping to find other players to form a core group doing group content while he streams during the week (7pm to 10pm Central), ideally after our live show on Thursday. If you’re interested, contact Hawke via Discord, Twitter, Facebook or Twitch.

5. The Academy

This week Swtorista will tell us about the Collections interface!

6. Force Feedback

Deathrow gives us a look at his spreadsheet containing all 84 of his SWTOR characters across multiple servers.

7. Outro

On the show this week were Chill (@BrandonLStarr, twitch.tv/chillswtor), Teo (@jasonetheridge) and Daniel (@Infinite0utcome).

Information about our guilds on The Harbinger, Ootini Knights (Republic) and Ootini Rage (Empire), can be found here.

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OotiniCast Episode 287 — 1 Comment

  1. I loved the discussion of Daniel’s dissertation! Fascinating. As an INTJ (and having taken the Myers-Briggs six times and every time scoring as an INTJ) I would be interested in learning more about how other INTJs scored. I would be interested in reading the dissertation . I am contemplating starting a D.Min (I have an M.Div currently and work in chaplaincy) program and have thought about doing research on the spiritual and “meaning making” elements associated within the SWTOR community. Thanks for doing the research Daniel, and thanks for sharing!

    I’m also a big fan of the podcast. Keep up the great work guys!

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