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    Disney shuts down LucasArts

    Man, they made some great games in the past. X-Wing and Tie Fighter are some of my all time favorite PC games, and I used to love some of their point and click adventure games.

    Disney Shuts Down LucasArts, Cancels Star Wars 1313 And Star Wars: First Assault



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    Re: Disney shuts down LucasArts

    Lucas Rep Says Star Wars 1313 Might Be Saved - News - www.GameInformer.com

    Sounds like there is some hope 1313 will still see the light of day via another publisher. With as much buzz as it created at E3 I'd be surprised if someone can't make a licensing deal for it.


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    Re: Disney shuts down LucasArts

    1313 should get picked up. Seems like they were really close to being done with it. The concept was very cool.



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    Re: Disney shuts down LucasArts

    I felt the same way when Cap Kirk was cancelled from TV.

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    Re: Disney shuts down LucasArts

    Darn. To think, LucasArts brought us X-Wing way back in the day. Spent way too many hours flying missions in that game.



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    Re: Disney shuts down LucasArts

    Are Star Wars games still good? I don't think I've played one frequently since Rogue Squadron on N64.



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    Re: Disney shuts down LucasArts

    Loom was by far the best game they made.



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    Re: Disney shuts down LucasArts

    PHM Pegasus was awesome. Boom.



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    Re: Disney shuts down LucasArts

    Dang, I've played a ton of LucasArts gamin in my day...



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    Re: Disney shuts down LucasArts

    Quote Originally Posted by klamath632 View Post
    Darn. To think, LucasArts brought us X-Wing way back in the day. Spent way too many hours flying missions in that game.
    TIE fighter for me but yah defiantly agree bummer. I was really thinking disney would be good for the Saga. Hope they fire up some star wars games for future gens.


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    Quote Originally Posted by kilroy View Post
    TIE fighter for me but yah defiantly agree bummer. I was really thinking disney would be good for the Saga. Hope they fire up some star wars games for future gens.
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    Re: Disney shuts down LucasArts

    I have an internship there this summer. I'll ask the boss man why this happened....



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    Re: Disney shuts down LucasArts

    Quote Originally Posted by MNCyGuy View Post
    Are Star Wars games still good? I don't think I've played one frequently since Rogue Squadron on N64.
    Last good ones were Knights of the Old Republic and Battlefront series' IMO. That was before XBOX 360 and PS3.



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    Re: Disney shuts down LucasArts

    Easier to license out and let others take the risk, the better SW games were coming from outside producers anyways in recent memory.


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    Re: Disney shuts down LucasArts

    Quote Originally Posted by simply1 View Post
    Easier to license out and let others take the risk, the better SW games were coming from outside producers anyways in recent memory.
    Yeah. Rhoadhoused mentioned the KOTOR series, which was really developed by Bioware and Obsidian. There will still be plenty of good (and bad) Star Wars games.



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