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Star Wars: The Old Republic launches Digital Expansion, Shadow of Revan DLC

SWTOR is kicking off the game’s latest digital expansion this morning, following a short timed-exclusive for everyone that pre-ordered. BioWare has now made the content available online featuring five new levels of story-driven Star Wars adventure, in which players go head-to-head with Revan, one of the galaxy’s most powerful characters in The Old Republic universe. A threat to both the Sith Empire and Galactic Republic, Revan has forged an army of “Revanites” with a deadly plan that will change the galaxy forever. Players must face their destiny and lead the fight against Revan. The battle against Revan begins now!

“Revan’s storyline is filled with the intense cinematic action and BioWare storytelling that fans have come to expect from Star Wars: The Old Republic,” said Jeff Hickman, General Manager of BioWare Austin. “With Shadow of Revan, we’re delivering our most ambitious story-driven expansion yet.”

Players who purchase Shadow of Revan will be able to access new gameplay content, including (Epic New Storyline) that includes a fight to stop Revan’s deadly plan, playable as either solo or multiplayer missions, with full voiceover and cinematic moments as you face one of the most powerful characters in The Old Republic era. You can (Power up with Five New Levels) to continue your Star Wars saga with an increased Level Cap of 60 and obtain powerful new abilities and gear as you advance to new heights of power.

There is a new world in the expansion as well, Rishi, a dangerous pirate haven at the edge of the galaxy, and then continue your story on Yavin 4, home of the fearsome Massassi warriors. Players will also be able to battle in new high-level Flashpoints and Operations to face the most deadly foes in the galaxy with two new role-neutral Flashpoints, four Hard Mode Flashpoints and ten new powerful bosses across two Level 60 Operations. Players will also get to choose from an expanded set of new abilities and utilities, and customize your combat experience to fit your play style with the new discipline system. Of course you can also earn powerful new Revanite gear, new mounts (including armored vehicle transports) and crafting schematics.

Shadow of Revan is available online for $19.99 at participating online retailers like Amazon.com