The side of the Star Wars: The Old Republic Galactic Republic has more than just the Jedi fighting hard for the cause as we learn in the latest class unveiling! Meet the Trooper! Heavily armored and prepared to battle side by side with the mystical Jedi, the Trooper use skill and an arsenal of impressive weaponry to fight against the Empire.
In the wake of the Treaty of Coruscant, the Republic military has begun recruiting from within its own ranks, creating cutting-edge Special Forces squads for the inevitable day when the war with the Sith Empire begins anew. These advanced strike teams are comprised of only the most talented and disciplined soldiersÂa new breed of elite Republic Troopers.
These Troopers are the embodiment of the Republic militaryÂs highest aspirationsÂthe most advanced fighting force in the galaxy. They are equipped to face any foe in any environment, but itÂs not their gear that makes them toughÂitÂs their guts. The TroopersÂ greatest weapons are their indomitable spirit, their unwavering sense of duty and their undying loyalty to each other and to the ideals that the Republic represents. In this age, the stakes have never been higher. The Republic must win or face extinction. The fate of the galaxy rests upon ordinary men becoming extraordinary heroes. This is the path of the Republic Trooper.
Read the full preview of the Trooper class by following this link and have a peek at the new Trooper screenshots just below!