The Old Republic has been receiving a steady influx of new players since the FTP launch, many of whom have trouble keeping up with established players that have been around since launch day. This is on top of having limitations such as the reduction in XP and removal of many of the everyday conveniences for those who stick with FTP. Below we’ve compiled a few tips that the veterans (and now you) use to make life a little more efficient in the Old Republic.
· When you kill an enemy, you can tell what kind of loot they have by the color of the glowing beam coming out of their corpse. The color will correspond to the highest quality item there (i.e. Blue, purple or orange).
· To make looting a lot easier and faster turn on auto-loot and area-loot in options. You will now automatically pick up everything from downed enemies inventory, and any other corpses in the area.
· Field Revives are now limited to 5 per character, and you’ll have to buy more from the Cartel Market or GTN when you run out. Try to group up for quests and don’t take on too much to avoid running out of Revives and having to spawn all the way at the medical center.
· If your companion dies in combat don’t...