The Star Was: The Old Republic alleged box art and Collector's Edition information have been leaked. According to a Polish website, the pre-order for SW:TOR, the new massively multiplayer online role playing game from Electronic Arts and BioWare will begin Thursday, July 21. Keep in mind that none of this has been confirmed, but according to the leaked image, the Collector's Edition will include:
- Exclusive Gentle Giant Darth Malgus statue
- Star Wars: The Old Republic game discs in collectible metal case
- The Journal of Master Gnost-Dural annotated by Satele Shan
- Old Republic galaxy map
- Custom Security Authentication Key (i.e. Authenticator)
- Exclusive Music of Star Wars: The Old Republic CD
- High-Quality Collector's Edition Box
The Collector's Edition will also include seven digital items:
- Flare Gun: Fire flares into the air
- Training Droid: Hovers at your side for combat assistance
- HoloDancer: Project your own holographic dancer
- HoloCam: Keep visual records of in-game adventures
- STAP: Sleek and unique in-game vehicle
- Exclusive Mouse Droid: Spun-ky droid to join your adventures
- Exclusive Collector's Edition Store: Unique in-game vendor with a dynamic assortment of items
The Collector's Edition is currently priced at 150 Euros, which would be about $220 USD. For more information on the Star Wars: The Old Republic Collector's Edition bonuses, and to check out the cover art for the game, check after the break.
It's also been stated that there will be a head start period for those who pre-order SW:TOR. Standard pre-orders will get a three day head start, while those who pre-order the Collector's Edition will get a six day head start.
We've reached out to EA for confirmation about the legitimacy of the images, and as soon as we hear back we'll give you an update. If the images prove to be legit, would you be willing to pony up over $200 for the Collector's Edition of SW:TOR?