Star Wars Episode I: Racer Headed to PS4 and Switch

Star Wars Episode I: Racer Headed to PS4 and Switch - News

by William D'Angelo , posted on 26 March 2020 / 798 Views

Developer Aspyr Media announced Star Wars Episode I: Racer is headed to the PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch. It first launched for the Nintendo 64 and Windows PC in 1999.

Here is an overview of the game:

The ’90s classic Star Wars Episode I: Racer is coming to Switch and PlayStation 4 complete with modernized controls. A beloved racing title based on the podracing sequence from Star Wars: The Phantom MenaceStar 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.

Key Features:

  • 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 (Switch and PlayStation 4) and LAN multiplayer (Switch).

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hunter_alien (on 27 March 2020)

Good game, bu I have it several times already, so I am going to skip this version.