Not long ago, in the same galaxy we all live in, Respawn Entertainment went back to its first-person shooter roots to create Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order. This third-person action game is the studio’s first stab at winning the coveted Star Wars license, creating an original adventure set five years later. Sith’s Revenge. It stars Cal Kestis, an Apparition turned junker (do Shameless star Cameron Monaghan) attempted to evade Jedi purge under Order 66. After being defeated by the Sith, he embarks on a quest to recover an artifact capable of locating weapon-sensitive children while avoiding the capture of the hunter by the Inquisitors, the elite Jedi.
The game features a mix of lightsaber combat and a set of Force skills. Borrowing inspiration from FromSoftware’s Soul series, the encounters are challenging, requiring a strategic combination of blocks and sections to overcome opponents. Meanwhile, the various planets take on a Metroid-inspired process with players unlocking abilities to travel back to previously inaccessible areas.
Fallen Order was released on November 15, 2019 and was a critical financial success. It also serves as a savings gift for single-player fans, providing evidence for an increasingly multiplayer-focused EA that linear story-driven experiences can still make a lot of money. . With a sequel said to be in the works, we’re revisiting this gem of the Star Wars video game.
Join Marcus Stewart, Andrew Reiner and John Carson on Twitch today at 2pm Central as we go through the whole adventure of Cal Kestis. Expect plenty of laughter, death, and general anxiety about all things Star Wars. We encourage you to chat with us. Just as a reminder, subscribe Game informant official access Twitch rewards Game informant Discord channel where you can interact with our lovely community as well as editors. See you in the chat!