[Wall Post] Old Republic release date is definitely tied to the beta

Release date of SWTOR depends on how well the September/October Beta Weekends perform (the article adds in the /October).

Source: www.computerandvideogames.com

We dont want to happen to us what happened to WoW, says EA. EA boss Frank Gibeau told CVG that EA does have a date in mind for the MMO launch (the official stance is "holiday 2011") but fan reaction to the beta - which has so far seen two million sign-ups - will be the deciding factor.