Saturday, April 16, 2016

SWGOH Game Update - 4/16/2016 Released by EA

EA_Jesse posted about the new update released today.  Some interesting changes here, looking forward to covering this in the next Live Stream.  See his post below:


Here are the update notes for 4/16/2016
Character Updates and Bug Fixes
  • The "+50% Offense" buff the Geonosian Soldier receives after using "Aggressive Advance" basic ability, now expires at the end of an encounter
  • Lando Calrissian is now a “Rebel"
  • Obi-Wan Kenobi’s (Old Ben) Evasion Up effect from “Elegant Form” basic ability no longer persists through phases
  • Leia’s Crit Damage buff is now able to be dispelled
  • Kit Fisto’s Potency Up buff no longer persists through phases
  • Qui-Gon Jinn's Humbling Blow will now correctly grant Offense Up even when defeating its target (Once upgraded to grant Offense Up on Dispel.)
  • Offense up obtained from Qui-Gon Jinn’s Humbling Blow will no longer persist between encounters
  • Qui-Gon Jinn will now only use Humbling Blow to Dispel when driven by AI or Auto-Battle
  • Fixed an issue with Count Dooku and Talia pausing during combat and displaying improper VFX
  • Fixed Darth Vader’s Culling Blade throw from extending beyond the character after the unit has been revived

Other Updates and Bug Fixes
  • Audio added for tapping Daily Activities
  • Reward Crates now have audio when tapped
  • Collecting rewards in Inbox now has audio
  • In Squad Arena, the tiered rewards leaderboard list now has audio when the user taps on a list item
  • The song from the Tatooine Cantina environment will now be stopped when the music is off
  • Fixed an issue with the Find menu displaying issues in locked challenges
  • Fixed an issue with ability materials being transparent in the pack opening sequence for Jedi Master & Apprentice bundle packs


  1. Thanks for All the hard work you guys do! So thankful to be apart of this active and awesome community. I got Number 1 in Squad Arena again and it's because of everything I am learning and sharing from you all!



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