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Ingame Lingo

This page is here to talk to you about the lingo you will specifically be seeing with Swtor. Every game will have different words and acronyms in it so this page here will go over the exact ones that you will be seeing in Swtor. If you're new to MMORPGs as a whole and you just started with Swtor because you're ethier a Star Wars fan or just because then you will want to go over the MMORPG Lingo guide first. To view the MMORPG Lingo guide click here.

Hearth - Hearth is a generalized term from WoW which is used when the player is returning to their bind point or a main hub using an ability such as Quick Travel.

Auction House - The Auction House in Swtor is called the Galactic Trade Market. This is where players will be able to sell their items to other players by putting them up onto the Auction House so other players can buy them.

Swtor (or Tor) - Stands for Star Wars: The Old Republic or (The Old Republic) either one works as an appropriate acronym for the game.

Flashpoint - A Flashpoint in Swtor is their form of an instance.

Operation - This is what a raid in Swtor is called. Operations consist of anymore than a single group of players (so if you have a group of more than 4 people it is an operation).

Warzone - What they call Battlegrounds in Swtor.

Speeder - What mounts are called in Swtor.

Heroic - A hard instance or quest that requires more than one person