To celebrate the release of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker and the long-awaited conclusion to the saga, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has shared the first LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga trailer. The upcoming game from TT Games arrives in 2020 (pre-order here) and will feature all nine Skywalker saga films reimagined with iconic and irreverent LEGO gameplay and humor.
Developed by TT Games in collaboration with the Lucasfilm Games team and published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga will be available for the Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and PC.
Friends and family can dive right into their favorite saga film and play through memorable Star Wars moments, reimagined with LEGO fun and humor. Players can start at the beginning with The Phantom Menace, begin the original trilogy with A New Hope, or launch right into The Last Jedi or The Rise of Skywalker, both of which are making their Star Wars game debut. From the desert of Geonosis, to the swamps of Dagobah, to the snowfields of Starkiller Base – players will have the power to revisit any planet, at any time, in any order they wish. The entire galaxy is available to discover and play in.
LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga features the biggest roster of playable characters in the LEGO Star Wars series including the greatest legends from every era of the Skywalker saga. Players can fight against the forces of evil as favorite characters such as Luke Skywalker, Rey, Obi-Wan Kenobi, Finn, BB-8 and a legion of other heroes, or turn to the dark side as Darth Vader, Emperor Palpatine, Kylo Ren, and more. The greatest vehicles from across the galaxy are also available to command. Players can jump to lightspeed in the Millennium Falcon to outrun Imperial starships, battle First Order TIE fighters in Resistance X-Wings, or podrace on Tatooine.
In related Star Wars video game news (and in addition to the launch trailer), EA DICE has debuted a new video which gives you a look at the Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker content that is now available in Star Wars Battlefront II (buy at Amazon.com). Deploy with four new reinforcements — including the ruthless Sith trooper — on the lush planet of Ajan Kloss and don new Appearances for Finn, Rey, and Kylo Ren, all inspired by the epic finale of the Skywalker saga. The video also gives you a first glimpse of what’s coming in January 2020, including sequel era Capital Supremacy and a new hero character in BB-8.
You can learn much more about the Star Wars: Battlefront II content update by clicking here.
Lucasfilm and director J.J. Abrams join forces once again to take viewers on an epic journey to a galaxy far, far away with Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, the riveting conclusion of the seminal Skywalker saga, where new legends will be born and the final battle for freedom is yet to come.
Abrams co-wrote the screenplay with Chris Terrio. The film stars Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Anthony Daniels, Naomi Ackie, Domhnall Gleeson, Richard E. Grant, Lupita Nyong’o, Keri Russell, Joonas Suotamo, Kelly Marie Tran, and Billy Dee Williams, who will reprise his role as Lando Calrissian.
Composer John Williams, who has scored every chapter in the Star Wars saga since 1977’s A New Hope, returns to a galaxy far, far away with The Rise of Skywalker. The movie is produced by Kathleen Kennedy, J.J. Abrams, and Michelle Rejwan, and executive produced by Callum Greene and Jason McGatlin.