The developers at Bioware announce via the official Star Wars: The Old Republic Twitter account that the servers will be shut down on August 11, 2022 for Game Update 7.1a. The SWTOR servers are then unavailable between 3:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. It is not yet known which bug fixes will be applied to the servers.
In a galaxy far, far away… eh, in our galaxy there will be maintenance for SWTOR Game Update 7.1a on August 11th, 2022. This means that the servers will then be unavailable between 3:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. our time; so you have been forewarned. It is not yet known what changes will ultimately come to the game worlds of the online role-playing game Star Wars: The Old Republic with Update 7.1a.
Announcing the maintenance on the evening of August 9th, 2022, the people at Bioware tweeted that the full list of patch notes for Game Update 7.1a will be made available on the MMO’s official website during August 10th – but they are currently (as of 4:00 p.m.) not there yet. keep those SWTOR patch notes overview page best to keep an eye on yourself.
Known bugs from Game Update 7.1
In the Overview of the known bugs of SWTOR Update 7.1 lists all sorts of problems that could possibly be addressed with 7.1a; these include bugs as serious as players being stuck on the ground after interacting with artifacts from Dig Deeper. There are some group finder display glitches when you change loadouts, problems with enemies falling under the map and being unkillable in the R-4 anomaly, and interface buttons not working properly. If it is known what Game Update 7.1a for SWTOR (buy now ) will bring to you and your friends, we will announce it here.