Ubisoft has unveiled the first gameplay trailer for its upcoming open-world game Star Wars Outlaws, set in the iconic galaxy far, far away. The trailer, which debuted at the Ubisoft Forward 2023 event, showcases the game’s stunning visuals, dynamic combat, branching choices, and diverse environments.
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Meet Kay Vess, the Scoundrel
Star Wars Outlaws puts players in the role of Kay Vess, a smuggler and bounty hunter who is looking for freedom and a new life. Along with her alien companion Nix, Kay will take on various contracts and missions across different planets, while avoiding the Empire’s attention.
The game features a choice system that allows players to shape Kay’s personality and reputation. Depending on how they interact with other characters and factions, Kay can become more or less infamous, which will affect how the Empire and other groups react to her.
Explore a Galaxy of Possibilities
Star Wars Outlaws boasts a vast and immersive open world that spans multiple planets, each with its own unique culture, landscape, and challenges. Players can explore Tatooine, the desert planet where Luke Skywalker grew up; Hoth, the frozen world where the Rebel Alliance faced a devastating attack; Bespin, the gas giant where Han Solo was betrayed by Lando Calrissian; and more.
The game also offers a variety of vehicles and modes of transportation, from speeders and landspeeders to starfighters and starships. Players can engage in thrilling chases, dogfights, and battles on land and in space, using Kay’s customizable blaster and Nix’s abilities to gain an edge.
Experience an Original Story
Star Wars Outlaws is set between the events of Star Wars: Return of the Jedi and Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back, a period of turmoil and uncertainty for the galaxy. The game will feature an original story that will introduce new characters and locations, as well as familiar faces from the Star Wars saga.
The game will also feature voice acting and motion capture from talented actors, as well as an original score that blends classic Star Wars themes with new compositions. The game aims to deliver a cinematic and immersive experience that will make players feel like they are part of the Star Wars universe.
Star Wars Outlaws is Coming in 2024
Star Wars Outlaws is scheduled to launch in 2024 for PC, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, and Nintendo Switch. The game is developed by Massive Entertainment, the studio behind Tom Clancy’s The Division series, in collaboration with Lucasfilm Games.
Fans can watch the full gameplay trailer for Star Wars Outlaws on Ubisoft’s official website or YouTube channel, as well as read more about the game on various news outlets.
Star Wars Outlaws is expected to launch in 2024 for PC, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, and Nintendo Switch.
Star Wars Outlaws is an open-world game that lets you play as a smuggler and bounty hunter named Kay Vess. You can explore different planets, take on various contracts and missions, interact with other characters and factions, and fight against the Empire and other enemies. You can also customize your blaster, pilot various vehicles and starships, and use your alien companion Nix to assist you.