Bioware has released a blog stating the upcoming events for this holiday season, while there is no mention of the Rakghoul event (sad face) we can except many other things to occur, below is a quick summary of whats coming up:
29th October - Game update 2.4.2
Start of Season 1 for PVP with a web-based leaders board. Also includes bug fixes and minor tweaks.
Bounty hunter event returns! Bioware are implementing a new system by where old character names that have been inactive for a long time and below level 30 become available for people to use. Note, current subscribers will not have any characters renamed, regardless of activity or level on that character.
27th November to 2nd December
Bioware celebrates thanksgiving by giving us a double xp weekend.
Game update 2.5 arrives! The Galactic Starfigher update will be available for subscribers. There will be a new pvp arena, Makeb Mesa arena. 2.5 Class balance changes will also be released and STILL NO MERC CHANGES!
Sometime in December
The Gree event returns! Get ready to blow people up with the gree orbs again.