New crossover video game to hit shelves this summer.
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games, The LEGO Group and Lucasfilm will release “LEGO: Star Wars: The Force Awakens” this summer as the newest addition to the LEGO video game franchise.
The new video game will introduce new gameplay mechanics including an enhanced “multi-builds” system where players can choose from multiple building options. Additionally, players will be able to experience new Blaster Battles, arena-based battles in space and utilize a multitude of vehicles including the Millennium Flacon.
In addition to the game’s new features, it will also feature new story content that will explore the time between Star Wars: Return of the Jedi and Star Wars: The Force Awakens and provide insight about the new movie and its characters.
“We are thrilled to be bringing back the LEGO Star Wars video game franchise, which kicked off such a beloved series of LEGO titles more than a decade ago,” says Ada Duan, vice president, digital business and franchise management, Lucasfilm. “'LEGO Star 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.”
“LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens is developed by TT Games and published by WBIE. It will be available for PlayStation, Xbox, Wii U, Windows PC and other computer entertainment systems on June 28.