[Wall Post] The Old Republic blamed for Star War Galaxies closure

SOE indicates that BioWare's upcoming Star Wars: The Old Republic mmo is one of the major reasons they are shutting down Star Wars Galaxies.

Source: www.computerandvideogames.com

Sony Online Entertainment has said that while expiring licenses for Star Wars Galaxies could possibly have been renegotiated, the impending launch of is what pushed the firm to announce the MMO's closure.