You may have noticed that the lightsabers in Star Wars: The Old Republic
are disproportionately large. A vocal minority of fans are crying bloody murder about this, and BioWare
is not unaware of that fact. At a company Halloween party, it would appear that they made a self-deprecating joke of it, with at least one employee showing up with an outrageously huge lightsaber, then staging a recreation of the screenshot
that raised all those eyebrows.
The image was leaked to gaming blog Kotaku
, and here it is. BioWare seems to believe it's good to have a sense of humor about yourself, and we agree!