This release is simultaneous across all of the territories and countries where The Old Republic is available
BioWare announced that the new Free-to-Play option has been added to its story-driven, massively multiplayer online game Star Wars: The Old Republic. Now players can experience the complete storylines of all eight Star Wars classes, all the way to level 50 for free. This new option complements the existing subscription offering, providing players with maximum flexibility in how they choose to experience the game.
In related news, BioWare released Game Update 1.5: HK-51 Activated, which adds new areas to explore, a new Companion character and more.