today announced that Rise of the Rakghouls
, the first update for Star Wars: The Old Republic
, will be released on January 17th, 2012. This update will introduce new, higher level group content, game feature additions and continued balancing and bug fixes, while featuring a new Flashpoint and a new Operation. Rise of the Rakghouls will also bring a number of changes made throughout the entire game, including level 50 bracketing for PvP WarZones, the addition of anti-aliasing and changes to Open World PvP on Ilum. Five fresh screenshots
and a new trailer have been added in our download area.