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A New Old Life

NEW YORK—Everyone loves a good story, and the saga of Victor Estrella Burgos is about as good as it gets in the persistently upscale world of tennis. It’s the tale of a poor boy from the Dominican Republic, which qualifies as one ofShow More Summary

The Daily Grind: Who is your favorite in-game companion?

While not every MMO features companions, there are enough out there that I wager you've played a title or two with a strapping NPC at your side. One of my absolute favorite features of Star Wars: The Old Republic is its companion system. Show More Summary

Hyperspace Beacon: SWTOR conquests are good but not there yet

I'm writing this late on Sunday night, and I have some disappointing news: My Star Wars: The Old Republic guild did not make the top 10 on the planet we were attempting to conquer. It's partly my fault; I happened to choose the planet that would be the most hotly contested. Show More Summary

Tweet Hints at Islamic State Threat Against Chicago

On August 9 a tweet sent with the hashtag #AMessagefromISIStoUS shows someone holding a piece of paper with Arabic writing in front of the Old Republic Building in Chicago. The Old Republic Building is located "at the corner of Michigan...Show More Summary

Deus Ex writer teams with BioWare designer for Sienna Storm

Sheldon Pacotti, lead writer of Deus Ex, has joined forces with Tony Evans, designer on games like Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic 2, to create an ambitious sci-fi adventure dubbed Sienna Storm. Described as a "non-linear thriller," Sienna...

The Stream Team: A SWTOR housing tour

Strongholds have opened in Star Wars: The Old Republic, and you know what that means: it's tour time! Massively's MJ hasn't met housing she could resist, so she's hopping in to show off this new system. Want to get a peek inside the Nar Shaddaa Sky Palace and check out decorating? Then join us live at 3:00 p.m. Show More Summary

SWTOR's Galactic Strongholds expansion is live

Early access to Star Wars: The Old Republic's Galactic Strongholds expansion is now live for subscribers. BioWare Producer Jack Wood welcomed players to SWTOR's third expansion with a lengthy developer blog about the studio's goals in...Show More Summary

An Old Dog in a Used Bookstore

This weekend I snagged three books: Spook Country by William Gibson Archangel by Gerald Seymour Socialism by Ludwig von Mises Very promising. They are now in the stack. A couple of weeks ago I bought The Fall of The Third Republic. Glanced in the front and saw a familiar signature: Michael Wade. Show More Summary

Galactic Expansion

Since it's launch Star Wars: The Old Republic has been expanding it's universe. Get a glimpse at what you could be missing and what's to come.

Next Star Wars: The Old Republic update will let you build homes

EA revealed the next update for Star Wars: The Old Republic at their gamescom press conference. The Galactic Strongholds downloadable content will let you build a home in the game. Yup, SWTOR is now Sims. You can show off your cribs to friends in the game. The update will also include Guild flagships, used to go around space and conquer planets.

Hyperspace Beacon: SWTOR guild ships and Rakghouls

This weekend was full of space zombies and capital ships in Star Wars: The Old Republic. I ended up dividing my time between the live servers hosting the Rakghoul event on Tatooine and attempting to make the most out of having a guild...Show More Summary

The Daily Grind: Do you adjust your in-game routine for events?

I coughed my way through a couple hours of Star Wars: The Old Republic gameplay this weekend. When I say gameplay, what I mean is standing at the AH and playing the market while waiting for my companions to finish crafting. And since...Show More Summary

The Daily Grind: What's the best MMO housing system of all time?

WildStar's floating palaces, Star Wars: The Old Republic's strongholds, World of Warcraft's garrisons, and Landmark's... well, everything... are getting a lot of press lately, maybe because the MMO industry has been starved for such content for so long. Show More Summary

Mass Effect executive producer Casey Hudson leaves BioWare

Mass Effect series executive producer Casey Hudson has parted ways with his long-time employer BioWare. He's been at the company for nearly 16 years and previously worked on Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic as project director....Show More Summary

Mass Effect Director Leaves Bioware

Casey Hudson, project director on games like Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic and the whole friggin' Mass Effect series, has left BioWare. Damn. Read more...

SWTOR's Rakghoul Resurgence event is back

Star Wars: The Old Republic's Rakghoul Resurgence event is back, and as of this morning it's live on Tatooine. Dulfy reports that it will likely run through August 12, and she also has an extensive guide for navigating the event's mess of dailies, rewards, and rare spawns. Show More Summary

Massive Collection of Ancient Amber Finally Gives Up Its Secrets

4 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

In the late 1950s, an entomologist named Milton Sanderson collected some 160 pounds of 20 million year old amber in the Dominican Republic. Now, 50 years later, that amber is finally giving up its secrets, including a fascinating insect named for David Attenborough. Read more...

Hyperspace Beacon: First impressions of SWTOR's Galactic Strongholds expansion

It's been an exciting weekend: I've spent many hours just absorbing the contents of the new expansion for Star Wars: The Old Republic. Of course, the largest part of Update 2.9 is Galactic Strongholds. I'll come right out to say that the SWTOR livestreams do not do it justice. Show More Summary

Old Republic International's (ORI) CEO Al Zucaro on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Old Republic International Corporation (NYSE:ORI) Q2 2014 Earnings Conference Call July 24, 2014 3:00 PM ET Executives Scott Eckstein – IR Al Zucaro – Chairman and CEO Scott Rager – President and COO; President, Old Republic GeneralShow More Summary

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