LucasArts News


Monkey Island 2 Special Edition Coming in Summer, Packing Audio Commentary

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 11, 2010 5:40am PST

LucasArts' hallowed adventure game Monkey Island 2 will be revamped this summer in Monkey Island 2 Special Edition: LeChuck's Revenge, the...


"The reason you play Monkey Island is for the humorous script. The mechanics are largely ..."

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LEGO Star Wars III: The Clone Wars Announced

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 08, 2010 7:04am PST

Traveller's Tales and LucasArts today announced the latest fruit of their long-running plastic platonic relationship, the cartoon-inspired LEGO...


"It would be nice to see some of the expanded universe, but not in lego style. Lego style is ..."

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LucasArts Developers Talk Star Wars Game Development Strategy

By Jeff Mattas, Jan 04, 2010 6:00pm PST

Will Freeman of industry news site Develop recently interviewed several LucasArts employees about the process of developing games set in the Star...


"I played through all of Wing Commander on the 3DO. The controls worked quite well for most ..."

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Star Wars: The Force Unleashed 2 Revealed

By Alice O'Connor and Chris Faylor, Dec 13, 2009 8:57am PST

The first Force Unleashed (2008)A sequel to LucasArts' Jedi-tastic action game Star Wars: The Force Unleashed was just unveiled on the Spike Video...


"I noticed that as well. It happened so precisely and consistently that I have often wondered ..."

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Star Wars Jedi Knight Games Arrive on Steam, LucasArts Bundles Now Available

By Chris Faylor, Sep 16, 2009 12:37pm PDT

As promised, LucasArts today re-released the entirety of its Star Wars-based shooting and saber-swinging Jedi Knight series through digital...


"I remember playing this as a kid and never actually getting past that stupid sewer level :( haha"

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Dark Forces Pack Hitting Steam, D2D on Wednesday

By Nick Breckon, Sep 14, 2009 4:02pm PDT

LucasArts' catalog of Dark Forces/Jedi Knight action titles will be available to buy on Steam and Direct2Drive starting this Wednesday, the company...


"That's true, Harrison Bergeron. Hopefully they disable fast computers and larger monitors and ..."

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LucasArts Planning Many More Retro Remakes, Re-releasing Jedi Knight Next Week

By Chris Faylor, Sep 11, 2009 9:30am PDT

With LucasArts' recent remake of Monkey Island having "surpassed all of our expectations," studio president Darrell Rodriguez has now confirmed...


"Both XFire and Windows Messenger can support making lobbies for the game."

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New LucasArts Game 'Lucidity' Revealed (Updated)

By Chris Faylor, Sep 11, 2009 7:38am PDT

Update: More details and the first screenshots of Lucidity have arrived, with LucasArts specifying that the downloadable game will hit PC and Xbox...


"Tie Fighter was an exceptional game, that's why people harp on it, not because it's the SWars ..."

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LucasArts Announcing New Game This Friday

By Nick Breckon, Sep 09, 2009 3:00pm PDT

A new game by developer LucasArts will be announced this Friday, according to GTTV's Geoff Keighley. Keighley says the "brand-new original...


"I agree with you, but on the rehash part, they really have to do a better job than what they ..."

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Rumor: Sony Prepping Casual Star Wars MMO

By Chris Faylor, Sep 04, 2009 12:25pm PDT

Star Wars Galaxies maker Sony Online Entertainment may be crafting another MMO set in the popular sci-fi universe, provided that Ten Ton Hammer is...


"Sony: Yes Gamer, I will be producing the new SW MMO! Gamer: Nooooooooooo!!!!!! Sony: ..."

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More LucasArts Classics Headed to Wii

By Chris Faylor, Aug 10, 2009 11:00am PDT

Today's Virtual Console re-release of Super Star Wars (SNES) was only the beginning, as publisher LucasArts today vowed that it will be bringing...


"I think it's a recent trend as of late. Fresh blood in the right places can change the world."

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Vintage LucasArts Titles Now Available on Steam, Classic Adventure Games Priced at $5

By Chris Faylor, Jul 08, 2009 10:25am PDT

As promised, several vintage LucasArts PC games are now available through Valve's digital distribution service Steam, with more titles said to be...


"i played it not long ago, still looks great, technically its limited but their was way more ..."

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LucasArts Teases iPhone Ports of Classics

By Chris Faylor, Jul 06, 2009 11:25am PDT

With LucasArts beginning to embrace digital distribution and its library of beloved classics, the studio once known for Day of the Tentacle, Sam &...


"I don't mind playing with ScummVM at all. And I already have FT"

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LucasArts Bringing Classics to Steam

By Chris Faylor, Jul 06, 2009 10:34am PDT

LucasArts has partnered with digital distributor Steam to bring "digital adventurey goodness" to the masses, with the first batch arriving...


"no, you might be retarded, and the OP might be right. X-Wing/Tie Fighter remake + original ..."

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Telltale Talks Possible Day of the Tentacle Revival

By Chris Faylor, Jun 19, 2009 2:20pm PDT

With LucasArts recently noting a desire to revisit more of its classic franchises, Telltale Games--the studio behind the recent revivals of...


"I agree, if they price it right it could sell quite well too."

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