Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy out on Switch today

The classic Star Wars hit Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy is out on the Nintendo Switch today.


Grab your lightsaber and take a trip to a galaxy far, far away with Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy. The classic Star Wars action epic is now available on the Nintendo Switch, giving users yet another reason to replay this fan favorite. You can download the game via the eShop right now, so be sure to check it out.

Originally released in 2003, Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy has long stood as one of the best Star Wars games available – featuring an overwhelmingly positive review score on Steam, and even several high critical review scores. Now, you can take the fun and frantic lightsaber battles that made this game so iconic with you on the go. Available on the eShop, Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy will allow you to forge your own path in the Jedi Order.

The Steam page reads:

Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy offers a deep RPG setting for players to get lost in, and the Nintendo Switch will allow you to enjoy the story whether you’re stuck inside or sitting out in your backyard for a little bit of fresh air. Customize your character, construct your lightsaber, and get to building your story any way that you want.

The game features updated HD graphics and modernized controls, must like Jedi Knight 2: Jedi Outcast which released on the Switch last year. For more info on today’s Nintendo Direct, be sure to head over to our roundup of all the new announcements and news.

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