The universe created by George Lucas inspires, not just the side of the series (see our article on the upcoming Star Wars 2022 celebration). Electronics Arts announced a few months ago to launch the development of three sealed games Star Wars. A sequel to Order droppeda strategy game and FPS developed under the leadership of Respawn Entertainment.
On the other hand, the excitement surrounding the recent release Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga (the best start in the history of LEGO games) is here to confirm that the distant galaxy is still very profitable.
Especially since now more and more studios, such as Quantic Dream, Ubisoft and Skydance, have the opportunity to create their own stories in the science fiction universe of George Lucas from EA’s exclusive deal with franchise, which lasted almost ten years, finished.
De Kotor a Star Wars: Eclipse going through Amy Henning’s project, here are the upcoming games Star Wars arriving.
# 1 Star Wars Untitled FPS (Respawn / EA)
We told you about it last February, the future FPS of which EA should be the successor Star Wars: Battlefront II (2017). Especially because we know that the director of the project is none other than Peter Hirschmann, the man who had worked in the first two battle front in the 2000s.
However, we know very little about this currently untitled FPS.. Anyway, at least I didn’t go down without explaining myself first.
# 2 Untitled Star Wars Strategy Game (Respawn / Bit Reactor / EA)
We also mentioned the development of a Star Wars strategy game, still under EA’s leadership, and developed by the new Bit Reactor studio. Created by the artistic director of new games XCOM, Greg Foertsch, who also founded Bit Reactor, this next game will therefore be the result of a collaboration between Respawn and EA. As with FPS, we know very little about it and no release date has been revealed.
# 3 Star Wars Jedi Sequel: Fallen Order (Respawn / EA)
The latest game under the EA banner, a sequel to Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is also on its way. Order dropped, released in 2017, had been very well received by players and the press, for its versatility, demanding action, platform and RPG.
If we imagine that there will be several characters from the first opus, little information has yet been leaked about this sequel. But according to former Kotaku journalist Jason Schreier, the game could be released as soon as the end of the year.
# 4 Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic Remake (Aspyr / Sony)
Considered by many to be the best Star Wars game, Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic (this is due to its original setting and quite revolutionary gameplay.), or more commonly known as Kotor will undergo a major upgrade as it will be the subject of a Sony remake via Aspyr.
A trailer released in September 2021 revived the ardor of fans of the iconic role-playing game, which will be released exclusively on Playstation 5 and PC. In the info menu, it mentions that Aspyr on the Playstation blog that theThe game brought together a team of industry veterans, but also former teams present in the original title :
We’re rebuilding one of the best role-playing games of all time for a new generation, with modern technology, features, and graphics, while maintaining the integrity of the story and characters we once loved. “
Words that testify to the ambition of Aspyr, a studio accustomed to carrying games related to the Star Wars franchise.
So it will be a matter of completely rebuilding the universe of KOTOR, under a new face, while retaining its basic features and history. Recently, some rumors were talking about a close game God of War, released in 2018 as well niohin 2017. As for its release date, nothing has been specified.
# 5 Star Wars: Eclipse (quantum dream)
With an amazing trailer, this one Star Wars: Eclipse it seems daunting. If we know very little about him, apart from this trailer whose story should take us to the edge of the galaxy, the events will take place during the High Republic,
For its part, the study evoked a mixture of narrative and action, which would deviate a bit from this new game of the usual productions, very narrative. Some internal issues related to recruitment as well as an engine that would eventually not suit the ambitions of the game. All this could delay the launch of the game until 2028. Other rumors estimate a window to 2025, for a development that would have begun at the beginning. of 2021. We cannot wait.
# 6 Star Wars Project by Amy Hennig (Skydance New Media)
another game Star Wars It was announced a few days ago by Skydance and Luscafilm Games, which will sign on this occasion the great return of Amy Henning, best known for being the originator of the first Uncharted games, which had already worked for Electronic Arts (EA) in the Star Wars franchise.
The Skydance studio then describes its Star Wars project, still unofficial, as if it were a “action – packed action – packed movie with an original story “, without giving further details. In any case, here’s a new opportunity for Hennig to direct a Star Wars game after the cancellation of the Ragtag project on EA.
# 7 in Star Wars in the Open World (Massive / Ubisoft)
Ubisoft Massive, the studio behind loot shooter The Division and its sequel, lead the development of a new open world Star Wars game. According to Massive and Ubisoft, this upcoming and currently untitled game will represent something different from anything the studio has done before. No release date has been announced at this time.
In any case, the coming years promise to be a good omen for fans of the franchise.