LucasArts News


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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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...


"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...


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

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LEGO Indiana Jones 2 Arriving This Fall

By Chris Faylor, May 29, 2009 9:28am PDT

Following the accidential revelation of both LEGO Harry Potter and LEGO Indiana Jones 2 earlier this year, developer Traveller's Tales and...


"I'd be interested in knowing how they plan to make Indy 2 different from Indy 1. I love these ..."

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New Star Wars Battlefront Heads to Nintendo DS, PSP

By Chris Faylor, May 26, 2009 10:03am PDT

While the fate of Star Wars Battlefront III remains unclear, publisher LucasArts today announced a new entry in the third-person shooter series for...


"Yeah. Whenever Lucasarts wants to raise the bar in terms of gameplay/experience against all ..."

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