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  • Blog Post: Nintendo Meets Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back In New Animated Short

    YouTube animator James Farr has delivered the second and third parts in their animated Nintendo and Star Wars mash-up series. You can check out the first part by heading here , which covers Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope . Each video is about five minutes long, and hits all the major story beats... More
  • Blog Post: Disney Dumps Star Wars 1313 Trademark

    Last April, Disney closed down the LucasArts game studio, and it looks like Disney is finally giving up on the developer's last big project by not renewing the Star Wars 1313 trademark. Even after Disney laid off most of the LucasArts staff, it looked like there was a chance that Star War 1313 project... More
  • Blog Post: Star Wars 1313 Director Returns To Sony

    IGN tracked down the news today of Robilliard’s return to Sony via an update to the developer’s LinkedIn profile. Prior to working at LucasArts on titles like Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II and more recently as creative director on the canceled Star Wars 1313, Dominic Robilliard worked... More
  • Blog Post: New Star Wars: The Old Republic - Galactic Starfighter Screens, Art, And Trailer

    BioWare has released a flood of new information, screens, concept art, and a trailer for Galactic Starfighter, the upcoming DLC for it's Free-to-Play MMORPG, Star Wars: The Old Republic. Galactic Starfighter pits players against one another in 12v12, free-flight dogfights between the Empire and the... More
  • Blog Post: NimbleBit’s Tiny Death Star Available Now

    Building on the success of Tiny Tower and Tiny Planes, Nimblebit has teamed up with LucasArts and Disney to create the adorable sim game, Tiny Death Star. The title is free and it’s available now. Tiny Death Star puts players in charge of building their own massive battle station with floors named... More
  • Blog Post: Star Wars Attack Squadrons Domain Names Registered By Disney

    Disney has gone on a registration spree grabbing a collection of domain names for something called Star Wars Attack Squadrons. Fusible reports that yesterday Disney registered 24 domain names that were all some version of the name Star Wars Attack Squadron. Outside of the name, there is no indication... More
  • Blog Post: Rovio Teases Angry Birds Star Wars Prequels

    A recent tweet from the official Angry Birds Twitter account seems to indicate that we can expect more Star Wars-themed Angry Birds, and we'll learn more very soon. The image that was shared shows an Angry Birds parody of one of Star Wars: Episode 1's movie posters , along with the date July... More
  • Blog Post: LucasFilm Registers A Number Of Star Wars Websites

    The first hints of Disney's plans for its part of the interactive Star Wars universe could be coming soon. The company has registered a number of website domains that might be video game related. Per the company's agreement with EA , Disney retains control of publishing Star Wars titles in the... More
  • Blog Post: Star Wars: Battlefront III Live Stream Appears Online

    Twitch user PtoPOnline just ended a livestream of Star Wars: Battlefront III gameplay. The live stream has already ended, but you can head here and here to see the archived videos. The Twitch channel, and its corresponding website, ptoponline.com, specializes in the coverage and streaming of pre-release... More
  • Blog Post: Former LucasArts Composer Jesse Harlin Eulogizes The Publisher

    In a touching post on Facebook and with a photo gallery on Imgur , former LucasArts composer Jesse Harlin has eulogized the company and its now former employees. It's a very sweet post that humanizes the workforce of LucasArts in a way carefully worded press releases would never be able to. "LucasArts... More
  • Blog Post: Raven's LucasArts Tribute Is The Jedi Knight II And Jedi Academy Source Code

    Today has been filled with touching LucasArts memories in the wake of the publisher's almost complete elimination. We've shared with you the heartfelt thoughts of Ron Gilbert and Tim Schafer , and our own editors compiled their fondest memories . Raven, developer of Star Wars titles Jedi Knight... More
  • Blog Post: Tim Schafer Waxes Poetic On LucasArts, Dumpster Diving

    Following the warm thoughts offered by Monkey Island creator Ron Gilbert , Tim Schafer has passed along a note to Game Informer about today's LucasArts layoffs. While most recently known for bringing video games and Kickstarter together, Schafer's storied career includes the Monkey Island series... More
  • Blog Post: Ron Gilbert Shares His Thoughts On The End Of A LucasArts Era

    [Update] Ron Gilbert has posted a more in-depth note on his own blog that details more about his experiences at Lucasfilm Games.Additionally, Tim Schafer has offered his thoughts to Game Informer here . [Original Story] Today has been filled with sorrow and touching memories in the wake of LucasArts'... More
  • Blog Post: Lucas Rep Says Star Wars 1313 Might Be Saved

    Game Informer recently interviewed a representative from LucasFilm, who shed some light on the events leading to the closing of LucasArts. They also revealed that some of the company's projects in development, including Star Wars 1313, might have a future after all. The representative we spoke to... More
  • Blog Post: Disney Closes Game Publisher LucasArts

    Game Informer has learned that Disney is closing its LucasArts game publishing subsidiary. We received an email from a LucasArts representative confirming the news. The official statement from Disney (which recently acquired LucasFilm and LucasArts) reads as follows: "After evaluating our position... More
  • Blog Post: Rumor: Images And Information On New Star Wars Game Leak

    The website Kotaku has reported on a new Star Wars game with ties to the Battlefront series entitled Star Wars: First Assault. Kotaku's Jason Schreier has published a story on the game, which is purported to be a downloadable online multiplayer game. According to Kotaku, the game was conceived as... More
  • Blog Post: Rumor: LucasArts' Star Wars 1313 On Hold

    Website Kotaku has run a story that, citing anonymous sources, claims that LucasArts has put the Star War 1313 project on hold. In the Kotaku article, which is based on information from three separate sources, the game - which made a splash at last year's E3 - has lost momentum following Disney's... More
  • Blog Post: See The First Trailer And Screens For Star Wars Pinball

    Zen Studios is teaming up with LucasArts to take pinball to a galaxy far, far away, and we've got the first screens and trailer. You can get the full scoop on Star Wars Pinball in issue 239 of Game Informer, which provides details on how Zen Studios struck the landmark deal and hands-on impressions... More
  • Blog Post: Star Wars Battlefront: Online Concept Art Leaks Online

    It seems like every other week there is some kind of new Star Wars Battlefront rumor floating around online. This one has concept art. Siliconera has posted a handful of concept images from Star Wars Battlefront: Online. Battlefront: Online was a game in development by Slant Six Games, the developer... More
  • Blog Post: Darth Vader Cuts Loose At Disneyland

    Following the recent news that Disney has acquired LucasFilm to the tune of a cool $4 billion, Darth Vader decided it was time for a little vacation. This video, posted today on the official Disney Parks YouTube channel, shows the Sith Lord enjoying himself with some stormtroopers at Disneyland. It's... More
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