I didn't make it!
From the game loading screen to actual gameplay, swkotor.exe slams my CPU to 100% usage. Why does that happen? The game does not appear to be that demanding. A few other games show the same behaivor. Most games do not - - even games that have higher minimum system requirements.
AMD 3800 Athlon 64 ( single core ) @ 2400 ATI AGP 1650 Pro 2gb ram