How do you decide what to do in MMOs? Why do people play online games?How Do You Decide What to Do in MMOs?To anyone who's known me for any number of years, you'll know I've played three MMOs with any consistency - in this order: SWTOR, LOTRO and FFXIV. Although I have always found I can only play two at a...
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SWTOR Jedi Consular Companions - List and Guide of the Consular's Class CompanionsSWTOR Jedi Consular CompanionsJedi Consular in SWTOR encompasses the two arts of Sage and Shadow. You start the Consular class story on Tython in the same place as Jedi Knights. As your story moves on, and you explore more and mor...
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Creating / Making Yourself as a Character in Games - comparison of FFXIV, LOTRO and SWTORMaking Yourself In GamesOne of the joys of playing online games - or computer games in general - is playing characters who are not ourselves. They can be of a different race, body shape, characteristics and gender. This is e...
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The Sickness Conundrum - a SWTOR FanFiction Episode by Fibro JediThe Sickness ConundrumComm terminals beeped quietly but persistently, the occasional astromech whirred through doing their daily tasks and the allies of the Alliance held their usual conversations and exchanged intelligenc...
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I Don't Have Three Hands - What I am Keeping and What I'm DroppingI Don't Have Three HandsA few days ago, I had three drinks I needed to carry up to my office. I took one drink in each hand and told my three-year-old daughter I would be popping down for the last one. Her response to most s...
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SWTOR Beginners Guides by Fibro JediSWTOR Beginners Guides by FJIf you're a new SWTOR player, or returning to the game after a long break, then I have posts to help you. Although my health forced me to have a break for a good chunk of lock-down, I am now planning ...
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SWTOR Personal Conquests - What are they and how do I complete one?Personal Conquest in SWTOR: Get Rewarded Simply by Playing the Game!The last few SWTOR patches (at the time of writing) brought updates to the Conquests System in the game. Importantly, Personal Conquests had a huge overhaul, making them accessible to all players. Y...
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Jedi's Journal - FibroJedi's Newsletter - May 2020May 2020 - Jedi's Journal - FibroJedi's NewsletterWhat a rather insane world we're living in at the moment! And although there are some suggestions of a possible plan to maybe begin to return to "normal" we're not there yet. Hard to believe it's alre...
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Is End-Game in SWTOR Game Over for Solo Players?Is End-Game in SWTOR Game Over for the Solo Player?As many of you are aware, although I play three MMOs, I rarely engage in group content. I love the worlds gaming companies have made for us, the storylines and the characters I create. Playing online ...
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SWTOR Rakghoul Resurgence Event Guide, Missions and RewardsSWTOR Rakghoul Resurgence Event GuideI figured it was time to turn some of my experience in writing event guides and pour that love onto SWTOR. It just happened that the first SWTOR Event that appeared after this decision was Rakghoul Re...
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How to Make Gaming Animated GIFs for FreeHow to Make Gaming Emote Animated GIFs for FreeGaming, especially MMOs, is not simply a beginning to end playthrough. The mere act of playing online gives you the chance to interact with other players and with NPCs in the world your character live...
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SWTOR Makeb GSI Missions - Guide and MapSWTOR Makeb GSI Missions GuideOne of my favourite planets in SWTOR is Makeb. It's sunny, picturesque and the music is relaxing. Although it has a few weekly Heroic Missions, once you've done Rise of the Hutt Cartel, there's little...
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The Possession Obsession - a History of Possession and Mind Control in SWTORThe Possession Obsession
A History of Possession and Mind-Control in SWTOR
When I recently completed the Imperial storyline for Onslaught, I was hit with a dawning realisation; throughout the various stories of Star Wars: The Old Republic, the themes of possession and mind-c...
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SWTOR Gathering Crew Skills Guide - by CelynTheRavenSWTOR Gathering Guide - How & Where to Gather Crafting Materials
by CelynTheRaven
FJ: I am so pleased to welcome @celyntheraven to the FJ blog! She has put together an awesome SWTOR Gathering Crew Skills Guide. So whether you are a beginner to SWTOR, or need a refresher, I hope you...
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SWTOR Onslaught Expansion ReviewSWTOR Onslaught Expansion Review - Galactic War IgnitesAfter having had a huge, prolonged Fibromyalgia crash, I have only recently finished the SWTOR Onslaught expansion. From patch 6.0, the early signs from Jedi Under Siege explode into full space and gr...
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SWTOR Life Day Event Guide 2019. What is Life Day and How Do I Get the Rewards?SWTOR Life Day Event - Your Celebration Guide!Let the Fleet Ships be decorated, festive music play and Dromund Kaas and Coruscant descend into snow-filled anarchy: Life Day is here! The Galaxy may be gearing up for war, or Malgus may be trying hi...
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Making Sense of Nautolan and Twi'lek Skin Colours in SWTORMaking Sense of Nautolan and Twi'lek Skin Colours in SWTORKnots In the Character Creator: Slicing Through a FewAh, the SWTOR character creator - the gateway to altomania. And, of course, the first experience every player has when launching The Old Republic...
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Sage in the Dark - Female Chiss Jedi Consular Outfit for SWTORSage in the Dark - Black and Red Jedi Consular SWTOR OutfitNot all Jedi are do-gooders, at least by the Jedi Code description anyway. This is the case with my Chiss Jedi Sage, core name Khalida, which incidentally means "eternal". She's aggressive, a little a...
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SWTOR Character Panel Guide for BeginnersHow to Make the Most of the SWTOR Character PanelOver the last few months I've been systematically working through various aspects of the SWTOR Character Panel. From this UI element, you can improve your gear, understand your role in combat, create ...
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SWTOR Force Alignment: Are you Dark, Light or Neutral? And why do Non-Forcies have an alignment?Force Alignment in SWTOR: What is it and How Do You Influence it?The Force, along with the powers it gives, has always been a key part in the Star Wars Universe. Through the Force, people can jump unnatural distances, see things before they happen and shoot Force L...
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How to Make Mara Jade Skywalker in SWTORHow to Make Mara Jade Skywalker in SWTORWhile I have only read a tiny fraction of what is called the Expanded Universe in Star Wars literature, the characters that capture my imagination the most are not the 'canon' ones from the movies. Ta...
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SWTOR Beginners Guide to Imperial and Republic Fleet, Services and Vendors. Includes Maps! Updated for Patch 6.0.SWTOR Imperial and Republic Fleet Maps - a Guide for Beginners (and the Forgetful)When your character leaves their starter planets, the first place you come to is the Imperial or Republic Fleet. You may be tempted to run straight for the shuttle to Coruscant or Dromund Kaas, but if...
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SWTOR Security Key Set Up with Authy (No Mobile App)SWTOR Security Key - How to Set It Up With AuthyProtecting your logins and information online is becoming one of the key issues of our generation. It is partly service providers' responsibility (like SWTOR) and partly ours too. With this in mind, h...
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Defender of the Free - SWTOR Jedi Shadow OutfitDefender of the Free - SWTOR Jedi Shadow OutfitThe Jedi are often sent to the front line in the fight against the Empire. Jedi Shadows sneak behind enemy lines to do as much damage as possible. But does the Republic consider what happens once the ...
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SWTOR Character Combat Stats Guide for BeginnersSWTOR Character Combat Stats Guide - What Do All Those Numbers Mean?In my next SWTOR Beginners' Guide, I want to cover the last major part of the Character Panel - that of all those numbers! SWTOR Combat Stats can be confusing simply because there are so many. For the...
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