The Commando is a very popular Star Wars class and was among the most popular classes in Star Wars: Galaxies. Players are certainly looking forward to getting their hands on this class and its no surprise.
SWTOR Commando Guide – Class Roles
The Star Wars The Old Republic Commando actually has access two different roles: ranged DPS and healing. Yes, the Commando can indeed be a healer through its Combat Medic talent tree.
The Combat Medic can actually heal players, giving the Commando another option for Flashpoints and Operations aside from ranged damage dealing.
Additionally, the Gunnery talent tree focuses in on the Commando’s Assault Cannon, the weapon which it is most known for.
Finally, the Commando can access the Assault Specialist talent tree, which is the shared talents between the Commando and Vanguard, which can be used to access certain abilities like grenades which are intrinsic to the Trooper class.
SWTOR Commando Guide – Abilities and Talents
The Commando has access to tons of abilities and talents given that it is both a ranged DPS and healing class. You can find a full list of abilities and talents for the Commando below:
SWTOR Commando Guide – Builds
You will need good builds for your Commando since there are so many different situations you can find yourself in. For example, you will need a build for Flashpoints and Operations, for leveling up, for farming, and for PvP.
If you want to try out both healing and damage-dealing, you will need two builds for both Flashpoints and PvP, as they all will have different advantages and disadvantages. You can get a full list of builds below:
Star Wars The Old Republic Commando Guide – Leveling
Leveling up in Star Wars The Old Republic is all about the build. You can level up easily just by following the quests and doing a few Flashpoints or PvP matches to fill in the gaps. Since builds don’t really fit into this SWTOR Commando guide, you can check our our leveling builds below:
SWTOR Commando Guide – PvP
The Commando is definitely suited for player-vs-player combat, and that includes both the Gunner and Combat Medic. You can learn more about PvPing as a Commando in our guide below:
SWTOR Commando Guide
By applying the strategies and builds found inside this Star Wars The Old Republic Commando guide, you now have plenty of builds and techniques you can apply to nearly any situation in SWTOR.