It is always refreshing to fans when developers sit down with them to answer their questions. In recent months -- specifically, when the community team added David Bass
-- many Star Wars: The Old Republic
fan podcasts, websites, and the official forums have received more traffic from developers. Corellian Run Radio
aired an interview
with Senior Community Coordinator Joanne Laroche
; TOR-Talk spoke
to Senior Community Manager Stephen Reid
; the TOR Syndicate
also had a guest appearance
from Stephen Reid. This week is no exception.
fan site AskAJedi.com
was able to sit down
with Lead Systems Designer Damion Schubert
to talk about Crew Skills
asks some very specific question regarding how a player earns different types of crew skills, what effect Crew Skills have on companions, and how player hubs will survive with so much activity happening on individual ships. Schubert shies away from none
of those questions.
On the official forums
, Lead Writer Daniel Erickson
confronts the are-Sith-evil question head on. "We can get into endless philosophical discussions about whether anything is actually evil or actually good but if we are speaking from our modern, western view on the concept of evil then the Sith clearly qualify,
" Erickson explains, further clarifying that this does not limit the path of your character.
Check out the full Crew Skills Q&A on AskAJedi
and Erickson's complete explanation
on the official SWOTR