By Brittany Vincent   //   January 27, 2015 11:00 AM

5 LucasArts Classics Ripe for Remakes

With the launch of Grim Fandango Remastered and the upcoming release of Day of the Tentacle Special Edition, the time has come for classic LucasArts games to make a big comeback. Here are five games that should be updated for a new generation of gamers to enjoy.

By Steve Watts   //   April 9, 2014 10:30 AM

LucasArts canceled game starring Darth Maul

Developer Red Fly (TMNT: Out of the Shadows) was at work on a game starring Darth Maul in 2010, but a failed buyout had LucasArts shutter the project.
By Alice O'Connor   //   February 24, 2014 6:00 AM

Grim Fandango mod adds point-and-click mouse controls

Even if you could wrench a copy of Grim Fandango away from those who fiercely guard the remaining few, and get over potential technical difficulties, the awful controls might stop you from playing. No more! A new mod adds traditional point-and-click controls to LucasArts' adventure game swansong, making it far more palatable.
By Ozzie Mejia   //   January 18, 2014 1:00 PM

Disney abandons Star Wars 1313 trademark

The trademark for Star Wars 1313 has officially expired, perhaps spelling an end to the final LucasArts-helmed Star Wars game, once and for all.
By Steve Watts   //   September 23, 2013 11:45 AM

Star Wars 1313 motion-capture tech to live on in movies

Lucasfilm chief technology strategy officer Kim Libreri says that the video game technology developed for Star Wars 1313 can be used for movie production, taking much of the processing work out of motion capture effects.
By John Keefer   //   May 6, 2013 8:00 AM

More Star Wars: Battlefront 3 gameplay footage emerges

Footage from Free Radical's cancelled game Star Wars: Battlefront 3 continues to show up, this time in more pre-alpha gameplay livestreamed on Twitch over the weekend in a "May the Fourth be with you" celebration.