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Rumor: Star Wars– The High Republic VR Game Currently In Development

Rumor: Star Wars– The High Republic VR Game Currently In Development

Lucasfilm’s new publishing project will allegedly include a VR tie-in collection about 200 years prior to The Phantom Menace.

This previous February, Lucasfilm introduced the launch of an enthusiastic new posting campaign that assures to pull back the shroud on a formerly untouched duration of the Star Wars world. Starting later on this year with a collection of adult and also young adult novels, children’s books, and comics from major players like Disney, Del Rey, and Marvel, Star Wars: The High Republic takes place 200 years prior to the occasions of Star Wars: The Phantom Menace.

During this moment, the Galactic Republic finds itself in a “Golden Age” of sorts as it continues its expansion throughout the Outer Rim, revealing brand-new enigmas together with means. The Jedi, presently at the height of their power, act as stellar peacekeepers, taking a trip amongst the celebrities to give justice as well as help those in demand as a global feeling of hope causes the exploration of brand-new systems.

“Star Wars: The High Republic features the Jedi as we’ve constantly wanted to see them– as real guardians of peace as well as justice,” claims Lucasfilm Publishing Creative Director Michael Siglain in a main launch. “This is a hopeful, hopeful time when the Jedi as well as the Galactic Republic are at their height. But certainly, into this marvelous brand-new period something worthless by doing this comes. This campaign will certainly provide viewers young and also old a new edge of the galaxy to discover with abundant, purposeful tales. Plus, visitors will learn what scares the Jedi.”

According to a report by Cinelinx, several “independent resources” have confirmed that this upcoming collection of Star Wars media will certainly include a new VR video game set during The High Republic era:

(Image Credit: Lucasfilm )”In the lead approximately the expose occasion, there would certainly been a variety of rumors pointing to Project Luminous being even more of a multi-media venture with other tie-ins beyond the publications as well as comics,” specifies Jordan Maison of Cinelinx. “One of the important things stated, as well as something I had listened to too ahead of time, was that a feasible computer game linkup.”

“There was no word on what kind of computer game it would certainly be, nor who would be establishing it. Since The High Republic expose occasion the various other week, there’s been no mention of a video game, however I DID manage to listen to a bit of new details about it. I’ve spoken with a pair independent sources there is, actually, a High Republic video game in the works which it’s a VR task.”

(Image Credit: Lucasfilm) Obviously, the official High Republic news release makes no mention of a prospective video game tie-in, but it would not be at all surprising to discover that Disney is hiding a something additional up its sleeve. With the launches of both Trials on Tatooine and also Vader Immortal: A Star Wars Virtual Reality Series, developers like ILMxLAB have actually confirmed the historical sci-fi franchises stability within the VR layout, whether it be wielding an imperial blaster or utilizing the power of a lightsaber.Star Wars: The High Republic will certainly start with Star Wars: The High Republic: Light of the Jedi, introducing later this August at Star WarsEvent Anaheim. This adult unique epic will kick-start what Lucasfilm describes as “a massive interconnected story that’s told across various styles by different publishers.”Feature Image Credit: Lucasfilm