Today, Aspyr Media announced they are bringing back some fan-favorite, classic Star Wars games to stores near you later this year. Two exciting bundles will be available on PlayStation4 and Nintendo Switch. The first bundle, Star Wars Jedi Knight Collection, marks the return of Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast and Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy. The second one, Star Wars Racer and Commando Combo, is a perfect fit for all prequel fans and includes Star Wars Republic Commando and Star Wars Episode I: Racer.
Each bundle will be available in North America and Europe for PlayStation4 on October 26, as well as for Nintendo Switch on November 16. Pre-order today at a store not far, far away from you. The SRP for each bundle is $29.99 / €29.99 / £25.99.
About the Star Wars Jedi Knight Collection
Get two classic Star Wars games with the Star Wars Jedi Knight Collection, which includes Star WarsJedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast and Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy.
Meet iconic Star Wars characters such as Lando Calrissian and Luke Skywalker in Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast, where you play as the Jedi Kyle Katarn, employing a unique mix of weapons, Force powers, and your lightsaber in single-player first- and third-person action. Follow an ancient tradition and learn the powers – and dangers – of the Force in Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy, a single- and multiplayer action combat game.
Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast:
Kyle Katarn’s classic adventure lands on Nintendo Switch and PlayStation4! A Jedi outcast struggles with his past, his enemies, and his destiny. Experience the legendary single-player epic with modernized controls.
As Kyle Katarn, agent of the New Republic, use your lightsaber and the full power of the Force to combat a new evil plaguing the galaxy.
Choose wisely from an arsenal of 13 weapons, including the disruptor rifle, thermal detonators, trip mines, and Wookiee bowcaster.
Test your skills in 24 single-player missions, four epic boss fights, and one unforgettable cantina.
Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy:
Forge your weapon and follow the path of the Jedi. The online multiplayer classic comes to Nintendo Switch and PlayStation4 with modernized controls. 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 made famous by Darth Maul.
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.
About the Star Wars Racer and Commando Combo
Get two classic Star Wars games with the Star Wars Racer and Commando Combo, which includes Star Wars: Episode I Racer and Star Wars Republic Commando.
Climb on, strap in, and experience the pure adrenaline-pumping excitement of the Podracing sequence from Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace in Star Wars: Episode I Racer. In Star Wars Republic Commando, you are the leader of your elite squad of Republic Commandos. Your mission is to infiltrate, dominate, and ultimately annihilate the enemy.
Star Wars Episode I Racer:
The fan-favorite racer is back! Two engines. One champion. No limits. Take control of a podracer speeding 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.
Choose from 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 shortcuts and secrets to master your lap times.
Star Wars Republic Commando:
The squad is your weapon. Boss, Fixer, Scorch, and Sev, better known as Delta Squad, are back on Nintendo Switch and PlayStation4! Relive the legendary campaign.
Welcome to the Clone Wars: Chaos has erupted throughout the galaxy. As the leader of an elite squad of Republic Commandos, your mission is to infiltrate, dominate, and ultimately annihilate the enemy.
Battle Relentless Enemies: Battle a variety of highly intelligent and deadly enemies—from brutal Trandoshan mercenaries to the flying insectoid warriors of Geonosis.
The Squad Is Your Weapon: Your squad will follow your orders, performing complex commands and strategic maneuvers. You are their leader. They are your weapon.
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