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|Video Games| Star Wars Episode I: Racer

Coming To PlayStation 4 And Nintendo Switch May 12th

Photo courtesy of StarWarsblog.StarWars.com

Developer Aspyr and Lucasfilm are currently hatching a special rerelease of the classic game for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch, featuring some upgrades that would impress Anakin himself, including modernized controls. StarWars.com is excited to reveal that the game will arrive May 12.

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Photo courtesy of StarWarsblog.StarWars.com

Now This Is Podracing

The ’90s classic Star Wars Episode I: Racer is coming to Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 complete with modernized controls. A beloved racing title based on the podracing sequence from Star Wars: The Phantom Menace, Star Wars Episode I: Racer puts you behind the controls of your favorite podracers as you speed through flaming methane lakes, Tusken Raider assaults, anti-gravity tunnels, and much more in a pulse-pounding, do-or-die fight to the finish line. Features include:

  • 25 playable racers including: Anakin Skywalker, Sebulba, and Ratts Tyerell
  • Race tracks spanning 8 unique worlds including: Tatooine, Baroonda, and Malastare
  • Work with pit droids to upgrade your podracer for higher top speeds and acceleration
  • Discover short-cuts and secrets to master your lap times
  • Split-screen multiplayer (Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4) and LAN multiplayer (Nintendo Switch)
Photo courtesy of StarWarsblog.StarWars.com
Photo courtesy of StarWarsblog.StarWars.com
Photo courtesy of StarWarsblog.StarWars.com

Read the interview with the game’s producer HERE

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