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News: Star Wars: The Force Unleashed and Sequel Now On Sale and Backwards Compatible

Star Wars: The Force Unleashed and Sequel Now On Sale and Backwards Compatible

May the...hang on, we've done this bit today

Following on from the announcement that Respawn are working on a Star Wars game, fans of the franchise can continue to celebrate, as it's been confirmed that the Xbox 360 titles Star Wars: The Force Unleashed and Star Wars: The Force Unleashed 2 are now backwards compatible on Xbox One. Not only that,...

News: Titanfall Developer Respawn Set to Make Star Wars Title

Titanfall Developer Respawn Set to Make Star Wars Title

May the...oh, hush

It's Star Wars Day and as such, what better time to make such an announcement? Titanfall developer Respawn are of the same mind, as they've confirmed that they're partnering with EA and Lucasfilm to deliver a new game based on the franchise. Respawn's Stig Asmussen made the announcement via Respawn's blog (which instantly...

News: Well, This Is One Way of Getting Round an Exclusive Advertising Deal...

Well, This Is One Way of Getting Round an Exclusive Advertising Deal...

Clever

Microsoft may have lost the battle to Sony over picking up exclusive marketing deals for EA's Star Wars: Battlefront, which launched yesterday in the UK, but they seem to have found a way around it in one UK newspaper. This morning's Metro contains a three-eighths feature on the game and on the facing page...well...you can see it below...

News: Microsoft Sending Out Free 1-Month EA Access Codes to Select Users

Microsoft Sending Out Free 1-Month EA Access Codes to Select Users

Well, that's nice of 'em!

Microsoft are sending out free 1-month EA Access subscription codes to select users, according to a few Reddit posters who have received messages from the Redmond giant this morning. The message that people are receiving, states: "To celebrate the greatest games line up in Xbox history, we are giving you a code for 1 month...

News: Star Wars Battlefront Season Pass Announced and "Detailed"

Star Wars Battlefront Season Pass Announced and "Detailed"

Stay far, far away

Just as fans are currently getting their fill of the beta, EA and DICE have confirmed the existence of a Season Pass for the anticipated Star Wars: Battlefront. It will be released alongside the game on November 17th and will cost a staggering $50! That's nearly the same cost as the retail release. For our Canadian readers, the...

News: Star Wars: Battlefront Supremacy Mode Announced

Star Wars: Battlefront Supremacy Mode Announced

Blast incoming too

EA have lifted the lid on one of the game modes that will be featured in DICE's incoming space saga installment Star Wars: Battlefront. In the mode, ominously named Supremacy, players will battle it out for control points over some of the biggest maps available in the game. The goal is to hold all or the majority of the points...

Gamescom 2015: EA Shows Off Star Wars Battlefront's New Air-Based Combat Mode

EA Shows Off Star Wars Battlefront's New Air-Based Combat Mode

Lock S-foils in attack position

EA officially revealed DICE's Star Wars: Battlefront with a stunning gameplay trailer of the ground combat at E3 2015. Since then, the publisher has kept the information faucet on drip-feed mode regarding additional modes and features, despite fans worries that the game would be ground based with limited access to air...

News: Officially Licensed Xbox One Star Wars Controllers Go Up For Preorder

Officially Licensed Xbox One Star Wars Controllers Go Up For Preorder

These might not be the controllers you're looking for

PowerA has announced that on April 30th, they'll release three officially licensed Star Wars-themed controllers for Xbox One in the US. We'd imagine that they'll reach the UK and Europe in due course. R2D2, Stormtrooper, and Darth Vader designs are available, but the (wireless) force is weak...

News: Star Wars Classic Skin Pack Now Available For Minecraft

Star Wars Classic Skin Pack Now Available For Minecraft

Bossk is included although no word on his segway

Disney, Lucasfilm and Microsoft have teamed up to bring Star Wars to Xbox One and Xbox 360 owners of Minecraft. Publisher Microsoft announced today that Star Wars DLC would be coming exclusively to both the Xbox One and Xbox 360 versions of Minecraft. The first of several DLC packs is out today in...

Guide: The Best Pinball FX2 Tables Money Can Buy

The Best Pinball FX2 Tables Money Can Buy

Are you ready to have a ball?

Are you interested in buying Pinball FX2 but aren’t sure which tables to download first? Well, considering some of us at pX are massive pinball junkies, we’ve compiled a little guide of sorts to help you get started. These are the tables that we find the most enjoyable to play, and ones we believe would be great...

E3 2013: New Star Wars Battlefront in Development

New Star Wars Battlefront in Development

A Luke-warm reception, this was not

Not too long ago, EA acquired the exclusive rights to develop games based on the Star Wars franchise, and as you can imagine, some fans immediately began speculating whether or not we'd see the return of the long dormant Star Wars: Battlefront series. Well, wonder no longer. During this afternoon's EA press...

News: Disney Shuts Down LucasArts

Disney Shuts Down LucasArts

All current projects terminated...

It seems like Disney doesn't have much interest in video game endeavours, both Epic Mickey games flopped spectacularly, and now the mouse-fronted corporation have closed the established LucasArts studio and laid-off 150 employees in the process. While the future of Star Wars: 1313 was already in question, this...