Star Wars: The Old Republic update 1.3: Allies will be released June 26, BioWare has announced.
The update will introduce new Legacy Perks, Ranked Warzones, Adaptive Gear, the new Group Finder and more.
BioWare also confirmed in a new Q&A session that "there will definitely be more [character] slots appearing in the near future. Stay tuned for details."
Expect a few hours downtime tomorrow in preparation of the 1.3 patch - BioWare says the servers will likely be offline from 8am BST until around midday.