Early Access has begun for the latest expansion for MMORPG Star Wars: The Old Republic is now available. Knights of the Fallen Empire can be accessed now by those who were paying Subscribers to the game between July and early October of this year. The expansion will be released to all on October 27, 2015, with Subscribers getting the expansion pack for free.
Knights of the Fallen Empire sees players take the role of the Outlander, a veteran of the Galactic Civil War who has woken up after years frozen in carbonite, and attempt to thwart the Eternal Empire lead by Emperor Valkorion. Players can choose to create a new character and have them start at level 60 at the beginning of Knights of the Fallen Empire. The expansion will feature nine episodes of content at launch, with a further six confirmed for regular release in the period following. Some new screenshots and a new trailer can be found below.