OotiniCast Episode 230

Chill regales us with his adventures at NYCC and the Community Cantina. We then discuss the rest of what’s coming in Game Update 4.0, including the Inquisitor/Consular class changes, the updated leveling experience and the streamlined combat system.

1. Introduction

The Season 2 teaser trailer for Star Wars Rebels that Chill saw at NYCC can be seen here.

The photos that Chill took at the NYC Community Cantina can be seen in the gallery below.

2. Tip of the week

Congratulations to this week’s winner, Mykehl of the Harbingers of War guild on The Shadowlands! Thanks to Knite and Mariachi 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 launcher for the game has had a minor update to fix a few defects.
  • The help article which incorrectly stated that Preferred players would have a maximum of 14 character slots per server once Game Update 4.0 goes live has been corrected to 16 character slots.
  • The issue that led to the planned disabling of Planetary Conquests once Game Update 4.0 goes live will be fixed with the deployment of Game Update 4.0, which means that they will continue uninterrupted.
  • The class changes for Sith Inquisitors and Jedi Consulars coming in Knights of the Fallen Empire have been published.
  • Rob Hinkle (Lead Systems Designer) has written up the combat changes coming in Game Update 4.0.
  • Brian Audette (Senior Content Designer) has documented the changes to the core worlds and the leveling experience in Game Update 4.0.

4. Community

Thanks to Kodo for his donation, and to Devin for becoming our latest patron on Patreon!

Extra Life Blog

5. Force Feedback

Ah, Star Wars humour. It actually doesn’t get any better than this:


6. Outro

On the show this week were Chill (@BrandonLStarr, twitch.tv/chillswtor), Teo (@jasonetheridge), Alex (@MixUpPixels, geek-podcast.com) and Kuze (@kuze_roh, YouTube).

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

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OotiniCast Episode 230 — 2 Comments

  1. Pingback: OotiniCast Episode 229 - OotiniCast | A Star Wars: The Old Republic (SWTOR) podcast

  2. Swtor jokes
    Yo mama is soo hugly! Shes the reason why the colicoids hide underground.
    Yo mama is so hugly the tatoine bartender said , we don’t serve her kind here.

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