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EA new home for Star Wars games

EA new home for Star Wars games

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Electronic Arts is the new publisher for Star Wars PC and console games. Although Disney will itself publish mobile, social, tablet and online games based on the franchise it acquired from George Lucas, all other titles will be developed and released... >>

Lucasarts to focus on mobile and social gaming rather than console

Lucasarts to focus on mobile and social gaming rather than console

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Disney has revealed that once its acquisition of George Lucas's Lucasfilm and all subsidary companies is complete, games arm Lucasarts will focus on mobile and social gaming rather than console or PC action titles. Instead, Star Wars games for Xbox 360,... >>

Star Wars 1313 gameplay footage demoed at E3 (video)

Star Wars 1313 gameplay footage demoed at E3 (video)

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Lucas Arts confirmed before gaming conference E3 that it was working on a new Star Wars video game - called Star Wars 1313 - that would be for the mature video-gamer rather than just another under-10s fest. Now at E3 the developers have shown off their... >>

Kinect Star Wars detailed, coming in April

Kinect Star Wars detailed, coming in April

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We played Kinect Star Wars back at E3 in 2011 and now LucasArts and Microsoft have given us a launch date and lined up what you can expect from the latest Star Wars game. Launching on 3 April 2012, Kinect Star Wars will cost you £39.99 and give you five... >>

Kinect Star Wars delayed until 2012

Kinect Star Wars delayed until 2012

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Bad news Star Wars fans; you're gonna have to wait until 2012 to get your lightsaber living room action on the go with the Star Wars Kinect game. "Microsoft and LucasArts have elected to move the launch of Kinect Star Wars beyond holiday 2011 to ensure... >>

Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II
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Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II

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Say what you will about Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II, but it’s far from the worst Star Wars game ever made. Is it as wretched as the licensed game of Episode III? Not on your nelly. As rotten as The Clone Wars or Super Bombad Racing? How on Earth... >>

First Look: Star Wars - The Force Unleashed II

First Look: Star Wars - The Force Unleashed II

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While the success of Star Wars: The Force Unleashed made a sequel inevitable, its storyline made it anything but. The fastest-selling Star Wars game of all time finished with its hero dead, the empire still ascendant and the seeds of the Rebellion sown;... >>

Monkey Island 2 gets swish makeover

Monkey Island 2 gets swish makeover

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Tarting up its Secret of Monkey Island for noughties consumption turned out to be a rather profitable move for LucasArts, after all, the gameplay and quality of writing on the original adventure game made it a good fit for several new platforms. Now the... >>

Activision whips up Lego Indiana Jones for second installment

Activision whips up Lego Indiana Jones for second installment

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Everyone's favourite archaeologist Indiana Jones is to make a comeback on the Wii, DS, PS3, PSP and Xbox 360 console later this year Activision has announced. Traveller’s Tales, the developer that created the first instalment, LEGO Indiana Jones: The... >>

Dutch teenagers get convicted for "virtual theft"

Dutch teenagers get convicted for "virtual theft"

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Two teenagers from Holland have been convicted of stealing virtual items in the children's MMO, RuneScape. Yes, its seems gone are the days where bullies would steal your lunch money - the 14 and 15-year-old culprits instead pressured a 13-year-old boy... >>