5 Star Wars games to play if you liked Obi-Wan Kenobi

5 Star Wars games to play if you liked Obi-Wan Kenobi

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Lucasfilm’s Obi-Wan Kenobi has yet wrapped connected Disney+, with Andor next successful the pipeline for the Star Wars franchise connected the streamer. However, fans coming disconnected the TV bid tin get their adjacent galactic hole done a fistful of coagulated games.

The Star Wars licence had been astir precocious mishandled and wasted owed to being chained to gaming steadfast EA, but games from some the pre-and post-Disney eras person paved the mode for immoderate memorable and entertaining video games. Classic RPGs similar Knights of the Old Republic are affluent adventures for hardcore fans, but immoderate modern entries person besides earned lukewarm receptions from fans and helped diversify Star Wars’ catalog successful gaming.

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order

 Jedi Fallen Order.

Publisher EA’s in-house developer Respawn Entertainment was the archetypal Star Wars crippled nether the former’s power that stuck the landing astatine launch. Among these games, Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is possibly the astir tonally successful enactment with Disney+’s caller series. The communicative is acceptable successful between Episode III – Revenge of the Sith and Episode IV – A New Hope with an archetypal protagonist, Jedi Padawan Cal Kestis, arsenic helium tries to evade the Empire earlier being inevitably entangled with them.

Cal is somewhat bland, but helium and his supporting formed radiance done arsenic the communicative progresses and the gameplay is simply a coagulated instauration of action-adventure, Metroidvania, and Souls-like elements. Fans should beryllium definite to look retired for next year’s sequel, Jedi: Survivor.

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is disposable present connected PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC.

Star Wars Battlefront II

The classic Battlefront games were often regarded arsenic 1 of the champion Star Wars games that the franchise has spawned. It was initially breathtaking to perceive that developer DICE (Battlefield series) was successful complaint of a reboot, but goodwill was already steadily crumbling by the clip the archetypal crippled launched. EA and DICE’s Battlefront II fared adjacent worse, having 1 of the astir infamous launches successful video crippled history.

However, recognition should spell to the devs astatine DICE for spending the adjacent 1.5-two years adding DLC and polishing (and removing microtransactions) it into a genuinely coagulated game. Single-player gameplay modes for the third-person shooter/action crippled were made much viable and multiplayer was fixed much extent and accessibility, turning it into the bully crippled it should’ve launched as.

Star Wars Battlefront II is disposable present connected PS4, Xbox, and PC.

Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast

 Jedi Outcast.

Though it’s surely dated successful immoderate regards, Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Outcast II is different 1 of the Star Wars games that’s looked backmost connected with nostalgia. In immoderate ways, it adjacent pushed guardant however lightsaber combat and physics successful a real-time enactment mounting would enactment successful these games.

Jedi Outcast‘s communicative follows Kyle Katarn — a quality agelong since acceptable speech successful Lucasfilm’s Legends timeline — successful a post-Return of the Jedi galaxy. Its combat is clunky by today’s standards, but those consenting to dive into gaming generations past should person a blast successful this archetypal communicative and acrobatic combat. Jedi Outcast has since been preserved acknowledgment to Aspyr’s ports to modern hardware.

On modern platforms, Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast is disposable present connected PS4, Xbox, Nintendo Switch, and PC.

Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic/Knights of the Old Republic II

Split representation  of KotOR and KotOR II screen  art.

Often regarded arsenic immoderate of the champion RPGs ever made, fto unsocial Star Wars games, BioWare and Obsidian Entertainment’s Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic games person been wide acclaimed. Similar to the aforementioned Jedi Outcast, some of these games person been pushed distant from mainline canon and into Legends — arsenic good arsenic having gameplay mechanics that admittedly amusement their age.

Even still, the Dungeons & Dragons-style attack to a Star Wars-themed RPG volition beryllium engrossing and sprawling adventures for die-hard fans. They diagnostic immoderate of the astir compelling penning successful immoderate Star Wars game, and the quality to signifier your ain Jedi oregon Sith makes things each the much amusive and immersive. Aspyr erstwhile again helped larboard these games to modern hardware, and the squad is besides astatine the helm of the upcoming Knights of the Old Republic Remake for PS5 and PC.

On modern platforms, Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic and Knights of the Old Republic II – The Sith Lords are disposable present connected Xbox, Switch, PC, and mobile.

Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga

For a overmuch lighter, yet inactive unabashedly Star Wars game, Traveller’s Tale’s caller Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga will surely fulfill for a amusive and casual experience. There’s not overmuch that needs to beryllium said of the premise of the game, with the developer nailing their Lego video crippled look and giving it a caller Star Wars-themed overgarment of paint.

Players tin unlock swathes of characters from astir the franchise and play done levels spanning the entirety of the Skywalker Saga‘s stories. And arsenic is with immoderate Lego game, Star Wars oregon not, the different fractional of the amusive lies successful the addictive co-op multiplayer.

Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga is disposable present connected PS4, PS5, Xbox, XSX|S, Switch, and PC.

All six episodes of Lucasfilm’s Obi-Wan Kenobi are disposable to watercourse present connected Disney+. To find much contented to ticker connected the streamer, instrumentality a look astatine our what’s caller connected Disney+ list.

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