EA is still making Star Wars games. While it’s clear the writer’s license for triple-A titles set within the galaxy far, distant is not unique now that Ubisoft Massive is working on an open-world Star Wars game, EA has confirmed it’s still working with Lucasfilm Games on a number of upcoming titles set within the Star Wars universe.
“We’re really proud of the games we have created with EA,” Lucasfilm Games VP Douglas Reilly says in a StarWars.com interview. “We will continue working with them and our relationship has never been stronger. While we may not have a lot of details to share at the moment, we’ve got a number of projects underway with the talented teams at EA.”
“EA are proud of our long-standing collaboration with Lucasfilm Games, which will continue for years to come,” a consultant tells us through electronic mail. “Our talented teams have created some of the most successful games in the history of the Star Wars franchise, including Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, Star Wars: Battlefront and Battlefront II, Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes and Star Wars: Squadrons. We love Star Wars, and we look forward to creating more exciting experiences for players to enjoy.”
The firm had related issues to say on to followers on Twitter.
✅ We love Star Wars.
✅ We stay up for persevering with our partnership with Lucasfilm Games.
✅ We’re making extra Star Wars games.
✅ BD-1 is still the cutest.
— Electronic Arts (@EA) January 13, 2021
All this information comes as Disney seems to be refocusing its videogame efforts underneath the newly-rebranded LucasFilm Games label. The new label will assist guarantee “Star Wars authenticity to story connectivity within the larger saga.” It’s not only for Star Wars, both, as a new Indiana Jones title from Bethesda and Wolfenstein developer Machine Games was introduced yesterday.
While the kerfuffle over Battlefront 2’s launch left the EA Star Wars connection feeling bitter for a lot of followers, the writer has rotated Battlefront 2, and put out a number of wonderful new titles for the franchise, together with Jedi: Fallen Order and Squadrons.
A Fallen Order sequel is all however confirmed after the primary sport’s success, and it will be a disgrace if Respawn didn’t have the chance to observe up on that story.