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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...

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"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...

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"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...

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"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...

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"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...

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"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...

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"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...

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"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...

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"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...

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"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...

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"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 &...

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"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...

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"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...

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

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LucasArts Might Revamp More Classic Adventures

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 18, 2009 8:59am PDT

The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition could be but the first in a string of classic LucasArts adventure game revivals if the sales figures...

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"It'll only work if: - it's 2D (not 3D like telltales), - story/dialogue is written with care ..."

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Tales of Monkey Island Announced, Secret of Monkey Island to Be Revamped

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 01, 2009 9:12am PDT

LucasArts' classic Monkey Island adventure series is to continue with Tales of Monkey Island, a new episodic series by Telltale Games, the...

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"Nobody's perfect. Put some more tape on your glasses, lift your head high and go get shoved in a ..."

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