Exciting news for Star Wars fans, Ubisoft has rolled into the scene to develop a new Star Wars game. Publisher and Disney’s Lucasfilm Games reported recently that an Open-world Star Wars game is in development with a new story and game plot. All over social media, fans of the hit franchise Star Wars are eagerly waiting for the new installment to come, and expectations are high. Ubisoft’s Swedish studio Massive Entertainment is tasked with developing the game currently. Let’s see what more we can expect from the latest installment before it arrives.
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Collaboration With Ubisoft And Future With EA
It is a new era of sorts for Star Wars game, and the fans as EA will no longer hold the exclusive rights to the game’s development. Julian Gerighty will assist as the new Star Wars game’s creative director. The game’s development is expected to employ the Snowdrop engine. What seems to a long-term collaboration between Ubisoft and Disney’s Lucasfilms will mark the partnership deal between Disney and EA. EA’s contract to develop the Star Wars game will end in 2023 expectantly.
— Ubisoft (@Ubisoft) January 13, 2021
EA has been and will continue to be a very strategic and important partner for us now, and going forward,” Disney games executive Sean Shoptaw statements about EA “But we did feel like there’s room for others.
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.” Statements from Lucasfilm Games VP Douglas Reilly of the Star Wars website. “We’re really proud of the games we have created with EA.
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What Is EA’s Response And What Can We Expect From Ubisoft?
EA has been behind the development of many Star Wars popular, fan-favorite installment of games such as Jedi: Fallen Order and Squadrons. Seeing the reassurance statements from Disney and Lucasfilms, we can only hope that the partnership doesn’t end here. This was Electronic Arts, also known as EA’s statement to multiple news websites when asked about their opinion on the latest developments;
We are proud of our long-standing collaboration with Lucasfilm Games, which will continue for years to come. 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.
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The future of Disney and Ubisoft is looking big as of now. Ubisoft is credited with the responsibility of developing a new Open-world Star Wars game and Avatar Games. It is a bone of contention among fans of the Lucasfilms game on social media on whether Ubisoft was the right choice or not. Only time will tell when the game release surfaces. Until now, little is known about the Open-world Star World’s game. We’ll update you on more when details and information come into the light.
✅ We love Star Wars.
✅ We look forward to continuing our partnership with Lucasfilm Games.
✅ We’re making more Star Wars games.
✅ BD-1 is still the cutest.
— Electronic Arts (@EA) January 13, 2021
If you’d like you to see video reference to the Star Wars games recent developments, here’s one you can watch;
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