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Old 11-01-2012, 04:50 PM   #41
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I've given up on the waiting.im going to stop tonight and get another time card. I can't deal with only 2 bars haha




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Old 11-01-2012, 05:21 PM   #42
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if I re-activate my sub now...then cut it off at the end of nov, do i get anything for my trouble?
preferred player status and some cartel coins


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Old 11-02-2012, 10:38 AM   #43
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Enough coins to get me back to 4 bars?




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528) ... and you make her do it half naked, in undies only. o.O ... and you extend this to your female boss
583 - Your female boss agrees
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Old 11-02-2012, 11:05 AM   #44
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No clue...looks like about 200 coins per month right now, but I have no clue how much a bar will cost. I plan on getting to 6 bars even if I have to get out a credit card to buy more coins. I will have around 1750 at launch of F2P.


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Old 11-05-2012, 10:36 AM   #45
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I just checked, and I only have 300

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Old 11-06-2012, 11:27 AM   #46
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how much do new bars cost?




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528) ... and you make her do it half naked, in undies only. o.O ... and you extend this to your female boss
583 - Your female boss agrees
530) Your boss thinks you nuts for trying to wield a lightsaber
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Old 11-06-2012, 12:44 PM   #47
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Subject to change because they are still figuring all this out, but 250 per character or 540 for the entire account.


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Old 11-07-2012, 11:34 AM   #48
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thats per bar correct?




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528) ... and you make her do it half naked, in undies only. o.O ... and you extend this to your female boss
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Old 11-07-2012, 01:06 PM   #49
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thats per bar correct?
No clue


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Old 11-07-2012, 01:31 PM   #50
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Yes, per bar.

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Old 11-08-2012, 01:07 AM   #51
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of course...well, not really worth it to me. if they come out with something like sto's lifetime sub, i think i'll pick that up.




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528) ... and you make her do it half naked, in undies only. o.O ... and you extend this to your female boss
583 - Your female boss agrees
530) Your boss thinks you nuts for trying to wield a lightsaber
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Old 11-08-2012, 12:37 PM   #52
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Cartel Coins

$4.99 - 450 coins
$9.99 - 1000 coins - 100 bonus
$14.99 - 1600 coins - 250 bonus
$19.99 - 2200 coins - 400 bonus
$39.99 - 5500 coins - 1500 bonus

Thanks to Dulfy and LordArtemis http://www.swtor.com/community/showthread.php?t=552743

$9.99 does not sound like too much for the extra bars to me.


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Old 11-12-2012, 01:16 AM   #53
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And thats permanent across all toons on the account? not just one side or the other?

Btw, that list is something they should put up on the website somewhere.




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528) ... and you make her do it half naked, in undies only. o.O ... and you extend this to your female boss
583 - Your female boss agrees
530) Your boss thinks you nuts for trying to wield a lightsaber
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Old 11-12-2012, 06:35 AM   #54
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All this bar talk confused me until I read it was quickslot bars on the previous page.

Didn't seem too bad with one bar in the lvl 15 trial, only going to 2 at the very end of it. Maybe later that may be different though, but with so many useless abilities, I wonder.

Anyways, I definitely wont be paying just to access a quickslot bar, heh. Especially moddable as the HUD is I expect a mod for that anyway if it really becomes bothersome... silly limitations.
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Old 11-12-2012, 12:36 PM   #55
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Well, I ended up subbing yesterday so I can take advantage of the preffered player treatment. Not sure how that's gonna work, but I bet Im gonna end up paying more than if I had just waited and bought the extra stuff when its available lol but oh well


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Old 11-13-2012, 12:31 PM   #56
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How large is the client nowadays? I know the STO client is up to 18 gigs.




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528) ... and you make her do it half naked, in undies only. o.O ... and you extend this to your female boss
583 - Your female boss agrees
530) Your boss thinks you nuts for trying to wield a lightsaber
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Old 11-14-2012, 08:13 AM   #57
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With 1.5 on the test server...It is becoming clearer what is meant by F2P and the difference between free and sub.

http://dulfy.net/2012/10/23/swtor-cartel-market-items/
Am I reading that chart right? Even as as subscriber, I'll have to use Cartel coins, not the normal in-game credits, to unlock any further legacy abilities?

That kind of sucks.


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Old 11-14-2012, 09:36 AM   #58
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Am I reading that chart right? Even as as subscriber, I'll have to use Cartel coins, not the normal in-game credits, to unlock any further legacy abilities?

That kind of sucks.
You can use cartel coins OR regular credits to buy legacy stuff... you have a choice.

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Old 11-14-2012, 10:04 AM   #59
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You can use cartel coins OR regular credits to buy legacy stuff... you have a choice.
*whew* That's a relief! Was thinking I was going to have to do all my dailies AND do a whole lot of slicing tonight to get all my legacy stuff before tomorrow! Thanks, Lynk.


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Old 11-14-2012, 10:29 AM   #60
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The cartel coin option for legacy items makes some things a lot more affordable than before... for example, the rocket boost and its upgrades are all a lot more reachable for a lot of people who use cartel coins to buy them instead of MILLIONS of credits.

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Old 11-14-2012, 11:06 AM   #61
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Do dailies, get Rocket Boost...Simple.

Now find me a simple affordable way to get Skill and Resolve armor for my belt and bracers...26 or higher.


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Old 11-14-2012, 11:14 AM   #62
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You make it sound so simple... do all of the dailies EVERY DAY for a long time... get rocket boost.

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Old 11-14-2012, 12:06 PM   #63
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What's a rocket boost in this context?

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Old 11-14-2012, 12:31 PM   #64
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http://www.torhead.com/ability/9VTJKLW/rocket-boost

It is just some rocket boots that give you a little speed for those areas where you can not use a speeder.

Great for toons that do not have any speed boost abilities like force speed.


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Old 11-14-2012, 01:40 PM   #65
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Ah, cool

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Old 11-15-2012, 12:29 PM   #66
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so...how large is the client nowadays?




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528) ... and you make her do it half naked, in undies only. o.O ... and you extend this to your female boss
583 - Your female boss agrees
530) Your boss thinks you nuts for trying to wield a lightsaber
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Old 11-15-2012, 01:34 PM   #67
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someone the other day installing it mentioned it was 23 gigs, don't know if that is correct or not tho.


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Old 11-15-2012, 03:46 PM   #68
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someone the other day installing it mentioned it was 23 gigs, don't know if that is correct or not tho.
I think mine was closer to 25, but yeah, it's still a bit.


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Old 11-15-2012, 03:47 PM   #69
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Its around 27 GB, pretty large game. Especially since it was in production for about 5 or 6 Years [Don't know exactly].


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