The Future of Star Wars

Earlier this week, Lucasfilm Games was announced as the overall new identity for all gaming titles from Lucasfilm, and they followed it up with the big announcement of a new Indiana Jones video game. But Lucasfilm Games will also help expand the roster of Star Wars titles with the announcement of a new story-driven, open-world game from Massive Entertainment, the Sweden-based game studio that falls under Ubisoft, creators of video game franchises such as Assassin’s Creed, Watch Dogs, Far CryGhost Recon, and The Division. Read More »

LEGO Star Wars Holiday Special Trailer

In this edition of Star Wars Bits:

  • Hyper Toy Drive 2020
  • Star Wars: Squadrons Updates
  • Star Wars Podcast & YouTube Round-Up
  • Star Wars: Guardians of the Whills – The Manga
  • John Boyega’s “Transparent, Honest” Conversation with Kathleen Kennedy
  • And more!

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The Mandalorian Season 2

In this edition of Star Wars Bits:

  • Star Wars: Squadrons CG short “Hunted” Ushers in New Era of Star Wars Storytelling
  • The Star Wars Archives 1977–1983 Gets Re-Release
  • Liam Neeson Praises The Phantom Menace
  • Babu Frik Is Now a Talking Plush Toy
  • Podcast & YouTube Round-Up

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Star Wars Squadrons short film

It’s been nearly nine months since the latest Star Wars movie hit theaters, four months since Star Wars: The Clone Wars came to an end, and we still have over a month to go until The Mandalorian season 2 hits Disney+. Star Wars fans who have gotten used to a constant diet of content from a galaxy far, far away may be desperate for more stories set in that universe. Now a story has arrived to fill that gap – albeit from an unexpected source.

Electronic Arts, the video game company behind the upcoming game Star Wars: Squadrons, has released a seven-minute short film called Hunters, which tracks what happens to an Imperial pilot in the aftermath of a gigantic space battle. Check it out below. Read More »

New Star Wars Video Games Trailers

There may not be a new Star Wars movie this year, but fans will easily be able to get back into a galaxy far, far away with three new and very different video game offerings arriving soon.

Star Wars: Squadrons will put players in the cockpit of starfighters of the New Republic and the Galactic Empire, while LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga allows them to experience all nine main chapters of the primary film franchise in building brick form. And finally, in what is one of the weirdest Star Wars video game offerings, there’s a Galaxy’s Edge-themed game pack for The Sims 4. Get a glimpse at all of the new Star Wars video games below. Read More »

Star Wars Squadrons Gameplay Footage

Earlier this week, we saw the first trailer for a new Star Wars space combat video game called Star Wars Squadrons. Players will throw on a flight suit and hop into the cockpits of signature starfighters from both the Rebel Alliance (now the New Republic) and the Galactic Empire. Now some Star Wars Squadrons gameplay footage has arrived online to break down the various game modes, show off the ships you’ll be able to fly and customize, and introduce the characters you’ll be controlling and interacting with. Read More »

Star Wars: Squadrons Video Game Trailer

Even though Star Wars Battlefront and Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order have been satisfying extensions of the Star Wars saga, there has been a distinct lack of modern video games that let players hop in the cockpit of their favorite starfighters. But that’s about to change with a new video game called Star Wars: Squadrons, and the first trailer has arrived for the game that sounds a lot like a space combat version of Call of Duty. Watch it below. Read More »