Star Wars: The Old Republic to get a 2.0 update of 'Scum and Villainy'

Game Update 2.0 to bring level cap up to 55 and introduce new skills for advanced classes.


BioWare and EA have announced that the massively multiplayer online game Star Wars: The Old Republic will soon launch a new patch. Game Update 2.0 is already live on the game's public test servers.

The patch’s main features include a level cap raise to 55, a new operation called "Scum and Villainy," new abilities and skill trees for all 16 advanced classes, and new level 55 hard mode flashpoints like Hammer Station, Athiss, and Mandalorian Raiders. High-level players can also get access to new gear during raids in this new patch.

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There is no set date for when the update will be available for all players. For more notes and information, visit the official site for the game.

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