Get those lightsabers ready, friends, because a classic Star Wars adventure has arrived today! That's right, Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy has officially arrived on Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4, so it's time to get your force on - even on the go!
“Today, we’re thrilled to announce the return of a long-awaited Star Wars classic to new platforms,” said Elizabeth Howard, vice president of publishing at Aspyr. “We know fans have been anxiously awaiting for the game’s arrival, and look forward to seeing the battles ensue online.”
This classic adventure is one that fans can dive right into as a digital download for just $19.99. For those unfamiliar with Jedi Academy, Aspyr describes the game as: "The Star Wars classic returns with online multiplayer gameplay! Players take on the role of a new student eager to learn the ways of the Force from Jedi Master Luke Skywalker."
Play with up to 16 online players in six online multiplayer modes including: Siege, Capture the Flag, and Free for All.
Customize your character by defining both look and gender before entering the Academy to learn the power and dangers of the Force.
Construct your own lightsaber from handle to blade. As you progress, discover the power of wielding two lightsabers or the ultimate double-bladed lightsaber.
Interact with famous Star Wars characters in many classic Star Wars locations as you face the ultimate choice: fight for good and freedom on the light side or follow the path of power and evil to the dark side.
Ready to get crackin'? Good, because Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy is available now on PS4 and Nintendo Switch! Want something a little more high-tech? Check out our Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order game hub here from the folks over at Respawn for even more Star Wars goodness!