Electronic Arts and Lucasfilm Games have announced through a statement on their official blog who work on new video games of the franchise Star Wars among which is the rumored sequel from Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, which was already practically confirmed. Respawn Entertainment will be the company that will be in charge of developing the next installment of this series, although the official title of the video game has not been confirmed yet. We also do not know platforms or release date, although certain insiders have pointed to the possibility of seeing it this year.
Respawn Entertainment itself will also be the one to develop one of the two other projects that have been announced today, a first-person shooter set in this universe, while the third development, that of a strategy game of Star Wars, be in charge of the new studio Bit Reactor, although Respawn will also be in the role of producer. The first of these two projects development has just started, while for the second we have no information about what phase of production it is in.
Douglas Reilly, vicepresidente de Lucasfilm Games, wanted to make clear the support that his company provides to this developer: “We are excited to continue working with the highly talented developers at Respawn. They have demonstrated excellence by having epic stories of Star Wars along with best-in-class gameplay across different genres and we look forward to bringing more amazing experiences to the galaxy far, far away.”
“At Respawn we are big fans of Star Wars“
From Respawn Interactive they have also wanted to celebrate the announcement of this collaboration agreement, specifically it has been Vince Zampella, studio founder, who has spoken about his position towards the franchise Star Wars: “We are big fans of Star WarI know here at Respawn and we’re thrilled to be working with Lucasfilm Games on new titles we’ve wanted to do for years“.
The article also includes declarations of Peter Hirschman, who will be in charge of directing the Star Wars FPS that Respawn Entertainment is preparing: “Working with Lucasfilm Games on a new FPS in the galaxy of Star Wars It’s a dream come true for me, as this is a story I’ve always wanted to tell.” Hirschmann had previously worked at LucasArts and specifically on the original franchise. Star Wars Battlefront.