BioWare has delayed imminent release star Wars The Old RepublicThe new Legacy of the Sith expansion, taking it from December 14 to February 15, 2022. According to project director Keith Kneg, the delay has been caused by recent feedback from public test servers.
“Legacy of the Sith is something the team has been working hard on for a long time, but as we get closer to launch, it’s clear that we need a little more time,” said Kanegg. wrote, “We are focusing additional testing on the many areas that we have tweaked throughout the game to deliver the experience we want, and one you deserve.
“Plus, your feedback during our public test server (PTS) visit was invaluable in helping us shape this expansion.”
Despite the delay, “most of the detail” with the exception of its story material will return to PTS later this week, Kanegg said.
Legacy of the Sith is the eighth major expansion for The Old Republic, and was meant to coincide with the game’s 10th anniversary: it will now be a few months late. It will be on contemplation, and as a pair informed of Last month it will see many familiar faces including Tau Idair, Arn Peralun, and Darth Malgus. The expansion will also mark the arrival of a new battle style system, which will make fighting a bit more fun for newcomers, as elimination requires hitting level 10 to unlock cool moves.