Feel the Force this Summer
TT Games popular LEGO videogame franchise returns after five years, allowing players to relive the epic blockbuster film just released, with some tongue and cheek the LEGO games provide. Exploring the galaxy like never before with story content taking place between Star Wars Return of the Jedi and Star Wars The Force Awakens.
“We’re extremely proud of the LEGO Star Wars videogames, truly an incredible franchise that has sold more than 33 million copies and helped ignite a passion for numerous fun-filled LEGO games enjoyed by countless gamers around the world,” said Tom Stone, Managing Director, TT Games. “LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakenswill be pushing the series forward with innovative new gameplay mechanics, while also exploring new parts of the universe that are sure to excite and delight both LEGO and Star Wars fans, as well as newcomers to our games.”
Fan favourites and newcomers alike will be featured in the game, including Han Solo, Rey, Finn, Poe Dameron, Chewbacca, C-3PO, BB-8, Kylo Ren, Captain Phasma and General Hux for example.
“We are thrilled to be bringing back the LEGO Star Wars videogame franchise, which kicked off such a beloved series of LEGO titles more than a decade ago,” said Ada Duan, Vice President, Digital Business & Franchise Management, Lucasfilm. “LEGOStar Wars: The Force Awakens allows players to experience the new film in a unique way that only TT Games can provide, combining signature humor with epic Star Wars action. With exclusive story content exploring new details about the movie and its characters, it’s a perfect fit for fans young and old.”
This action-packed adventure introduces new gameplay features, including the enhanced “Multi-Builds” system, where players can choose from multiple building options to advance the game. Gamers will be able to engage in intense new Blaster Battles for the first time, utilizing surrounding environments to drive back the First Order. Fans can also experience the thrill of high-speed flight gameplay through arena-based battles and dogfights in space, while utilizing a multitude of vehicles along the way, including the legendary Millennium Falcon.
Expect LEGO Star Wars The Force Awakens to be playable for PS4, PS3, PS Vita, Xbox One, Xbox 360, Wii U, Nintendo 3DS and PC on 28th June 2016. PS4 and PS3 owners get access to exclusive content such as the Droid Character pack and the Phantom Limb Level Pack. More details on this content will be revealed in the coming months.