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SWTOR Escape Pod Cast 62 – Combat Logs, Meters and Parsing!

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast-ArtworkThis week @AIESema, @MaxTheGrey and Astromech EPC-62 discuss the good, the bad and the ugly of combat logging, meters and parsing. We cover how to set it up and how to get value out of it without falling into traps. We also cover news for the week from SWTOR in general and from our guild, Alea Iacta Est.

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On Jedi Covenant, find Max playing as: Imperial (Max’z, Mhax, Mhaxs, Mhaxz) Republic (Maxz, Maxxz, M’axz) and Sema playing as: Imperial (Maurienne, Enne) Republic (Semaperdu). AIE guild information can be found at http://aie-guild.info/swtor

Podcast theme music by Dan-O at DanoSongs.com

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast 61 – Tips for Starting Fresh!

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast-ArtworkThis week @AIESema, @MaxTheGrey and Astromech EPC-61 talk about tips, tricks and what it’s like to start fresh on a new server. The 12x XP bonus is a great opportunity to roll up an alt on another server, giving you a foothold to visit other friends and guilds. We also cover news for the week from SWTOR in general and from our guild, Alea Iacta Est.

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On Jedi Covenant, find Max playing as: Imperial (Max’z, Mhax, Mhaxs, Mhaxz) Republic (Maxz, Maxxz, M’axz) and Sema playing as: Imperial (Maurienne, Enne) Republic (Semaperdu). AIE guild information can be found at http://aie-guild.info/swtor

Podcast theme music by Dan-O at DanoSongs.com

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast 60 – Conquest is a Harsh Mistress!

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast-ArtworkThis week @AIESema, @MaxTheGrey and Astromech EPC-60 talk about Conquest now that 8 weeks have passed. We look back on how guild seem to be attacking Conquest, what we have found tends to work and what doesn’t and some variations on getting points and other Conquest related rewards. We also cover news for the week from SWTOR in general and from our guild, Alea Iacta Est.

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On Jedi Covenant, find Max playing as: Imperial (Max’z, Mhax, Mhaxs, Mhaxz) Republic (Maxz, Maxxz, M’axz) and Sema playing as: Imperial (Maurienne, Enne) Republic (Semaperdu). AIE guild information can be found at http://aie-guild.info/swtor

Podcast theme music by Dan-O at DanoSongs.com

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast 59 – 3.0 Expansion Details!

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast-ArtworkThis week @AIESema, @MaxTheGrey and Astromech EPC-59 spend plenty of time unpacking the 3.0 expansion announcement, trailer, press release and dev blog post on new features like the discipline system. We cover the details we know, the forum and twitter clarifications and Q&A and then speculate a bit on what it all means and what we expect. We also cover news for the week from SWTOR in general and from our guild, Alea Iacta Est.

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3.0 Expansion News Related Links:
SWTOR 3.0 Official Trailer: http://www.swtor.com/shadow-of-revan?intcmp=sor_bwa-mkt-t-us-hp-156
Official Press Release: http://www.swtor.com/info/news/press-release/20141006
Developer Update: Introduction to Disciplines: http://www.swtor.com/blog/developer-update-introduction-disciplines

On Jedi Covenant, find Max playing as: Imperial (Max’z, Mhax, Mhaxs, Mhaxz) Republic (Maxz, Maxxz, M’axz) and Sema playing as: Imperial (Maurienne, Enne) Republic (Semaperdu). AIE guild information can be found at http://aie-guild.info/swtor

Podcast theme music by Dan-O at DanoSongs.com

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast 58 – Emergency DPS, Heal, Tank!

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast-ArtworkThis week @AIESema, @MaxTheGrey and Astromech EPC-58 follow up on the discussion in episode 57 about changing specs. In this case we talk about taking on those emergency roles on occasion while performing your main group role. Healers throwing out some DPS, DPS helping with some emergency healing, and DPS jumping in with some emergency tanking. We also cover news for the week from SWTOR in general and from our guild, Alea Iacta Est.

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On Jedi Covenant, find Max playing as: Imperial (Max’z, Mhax, Mhaxs, Mhaxz) Republic (Maxz, Maxxz, M’axz) and Sema playing as: Imperial (Maurienne, Enne) Republic (Semaperdu). AIE guild information can be found at http://aie-guild.info/swtor

Podcast theme music by Dan-O at DanoSongs.com

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast 57 – Healers Trying DPS!

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast-ArtworkThis week @AIESema, @MaxTheGrey and Astromech EPC-57 talk about the differences in spec, rotation and gear involved in switching or dual spec from Healer to DPS. Sema is a main healer for our operations team but would like to offer DPS skills for when they might be needed on occasion. This drilldown covers most of what we think is important when setting up to have a DPS off-spec and gear set. We also cover news for the week from SWTOR in general and from our guild, Alea Iacta Est.

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On Jedi Covenant, find Max playing as: Imperial (Max’z, Mhax, Mhaxs, Mhaxz) Republic (Maxz, Maxxz, M’axz) and Sema playing as: Imperial (Maurienne, Enne) Republic (Semaperdu). AIE guild information can be found at http://aie-guild.info/swtor

Podcast theme music by Dan-O at DanoSongs.com

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast 56 – Legacy of the Rakata!

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast-ArtworkThis week @AIESema, @MaxTheGrey and Astromech EPC-56 talk about the Legacy of the Rakata flashpoint and some of the major plot points that have been introduced in this conclusion to the Forged Alliances story line, the precursor to the coming 3.0 expansion. We also cover news for the week from SWTOR in general and from our guild, Alea Iacta Est.

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On Jedi Covenant, find Max playing as: Imperial (Max’z, Mhax, Mhaxs, Mhaxz) Republic (Maxz, Maxxz, M’axz) and Sema playing as: Imperial (Maurienne, Enne) Republic (Semaperdu). AIE guild information can be found at http://aie-guild.info/swtor

Podcast theme music by Dan-O at DanoSongs.com

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast 55 – Crew Skill Bonus Review!

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast-ArtworkThis week @AIESema, @MaxTheGrey and Astromech EPC-55 talk about crew skill bonuses. With the resurgence of crafting associated with Strongholds and Conquest, we decided to take this opportunity to review Crew Skill and Crafting bonuses, all the places they come from, why they are important and how we’ve optimized our legacy to take advantage of them. We also cover news for the week from SWTOR in general and from our guild, Alea Iacta Est.

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On Jedi Covenant, find Max playing as: Imperial (Max’z, Mhax, Mhaxs, Mhaxz) Republic (Maxz, Maxxz, M’axz) and Sema playing as: Imperial (Maurienne, Enne) Republic (Semaperdu). AIE guild information can be found at http://aie-guild.info/swtor

Podcast theme music by Dan-O at DanoSongs.com

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast 54 – The Secrets of Manaan!

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast-ArtworkThis week @AIESema, @MaxTheGrey and Astromech EPC-54 talk about Manaan and the new Flashpoint that came with Patch 2.9 (the game changing patch!) It’s easy to rush through Flashpoints like this so we walk through some of the story elements and extra bits you may be missing. We also cover news for the week from SWTOR in general and from our guild, Alea Iacta Est.

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On Jedi Covenant, find Max playing as: Imperial (Max’z, Mhax, Mhaxs, Mhaxz) Republic (Maxz, Maxxz, M’axz) and Sema playing as: Imperial (Maurienne, Enne) Republic (Semaperdu). AIE guild information can be found at http://aie-guild.info/swtor

Podcast theme music by Dan-O at DanoSongs.com

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast 53 – Patch 2.9 – The Game Changer!

SWTOR Escape Pod Cast-ArtworkThis week @AIESema, @MaxTheGrey and Astromech EPC-53 talk about our first week with Patch 2.9 and Strongholds, Flagships and Conquest. After initially being overwhelmed by the new content, crafting and challenges we found our way and had fun with all aspects of the new content. We also cover news for the week from SWTOR in general and from our guild, Alea Iacta Est in SWTOR.

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On Jedi Covenant, find Max playing as: Imperial (Max’z, Mhax, Mhaxs, Mhaxz) Republic (Maxz, Maxxz, M’axz) and Sema playing as: Imperial (Maurienne, Enne) Republic (Semaperdu). AIE guild information can be found at http://aie-guild.info/swtor

Podcast theme music by Dan-O at DanoSongs.com