Disney announced yesterday that it has shut down Lucasfilm’s long-running video game division, LucasArts. Sad as this news is, it’s not the end of games based on Lucasfilm properties.
We’ve been bemoaning the demise of Star Wars Battlefront III here at ForeverGeek for a long time. If you’re tired of waiting and want to play Battlefront III, then the time to act is right now.
Star Wars 1313 is a very dark game. Like, mega-dark. Dark, dark, darkity darkness. LucasArts works hard to hammer that home in this short but interesting online documentary.
LucasArts teased us at E3 with some big-screen-worthy gameplay footage from Star Wars 1313. Today at Gamescom, they dropped a new trailer that finally gives us a glimpse of Level 1313 itself.
Okay, maybe “shock” is a little strong. Going free-to-play is, after all, what all the cool kids are doing. But it speaks to the future of MMOs if a big-budget, high-profile game like Star Wars: The Old Republic can’t sustain paying subscribers.
http://youtu.be/VJfc4bAiByM?hd=1 Remember the game that almost was, Star Wars: Battlefront III? For somewhat murky reasons, LucasArts pulled the plug on it. But here’s a full hour of in-game play to get you angry all over again.
Among the most buzzed-about games announced at E3 2012 (going on now) is LucasArts’ “mature” new take on everyone’s favorite galaxy far, far away: Star Wars 1313. Here’s everything we know, plus screens and video clips of the game in action.
SWEET LORD, WHY??? This gameplay video contains possibly the most disturbing thing I’ve ever seen: Princess Leia, slave outfit and all, swinging her hips and cavorting Dance Central-style in Jabba’s Palace.
The buzz for LucasArts’ Kinect Star Wars is decidedly negative. But the Force is strong with this new live-action promotional trailer.
BioWare and Lucasarts have sent out a press release today announcing that their upcoming MMO, Star Wars: The Old Republic, is being translated into the Wookie language of Shyriiwook for the benefit of “our furry friends.” By the way, did you happen to notice what today’s date is?