The Star Wars gaming universe is set to expand once again, as actor Cameron Monaghan, known for his portrayal of Cal Kestis, confirms the development of a third installment in the Star Wars: Jedi series.
A Surprise Revelation at Ocala Comic Con
During last week’s Ocala Comic Con, Monaghan surprised fans with the announcement that he is currently “working on a third” Jedi Fallen Order game. Speaking at a panel, the actor revealed, “We’re in the process of [making a third game] right now.” He further expressed his enthusiasm for the project, stating, “That’s a big undertaking and there have been some conversations so far, but hopefully when all things are said and done, we’ll be able to go in and make something really cool.”
Directorial Changes in the Horizon
The revelation of a new game comes on the heels of another significant announcement. Stig Asmussen, the acclaimed director behind “Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order” and “Star Wars Jedi: Survivor,” is parting ways with Respawn Entertainment and EA to “pursue other adventures.” While the reasons for his departure remain undisclosed, an EA spokesperson commented, “After careful thought and consideration, Stig Asmussen has decided to leave Respawn to pursue other adventures, and we wish him the best of luck.” In light of this, veteran leaders from Respawn will be taking the helm to guide the team as they continue their work on “Star Wars Jedi: Survivor.
Expanding the Star Wars Gaming Universe
EA’s commitment to the Star Wars gaming franchise remains evident. The recent announcement that “Star Wars Jedi: Survivor,” initially launched for Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 5, and PC in April, will soon be available on previous-gen platforms, Xbox One and PlayStation 4, further underscores their dedication to reaching a broader audience.
The Star Wars: Jedi series has garnered a dedicated fanbase since its inception, with its engaging storyline and immersive gameplay. With the confirmation of a third installment and the potential for new creative directions, the future looks promising for Star Wars gaming enthusiasts. As the galaxy far, far away continues to expand in the gaming realm, fans eagerly await the next chapter in Cal Kestis’s journey.
FAQ: Star Wars: Jedi 3 Game Announcement
Q1: What is the Star Wars: Jedi series? A1: The Star Wars: Jedi series is a set of action-adventure games set in the Star Wars universe, focusing on the character Cal Kestis and his journey as a young Jedi.
Q2: Who is Cameron Monaghan? A2: Cameron Monaghan is an actor and voice artist known for portraying the lead character, Cal Kestis, in the Star Wars: Jedi game series.
Q3: Where was the announcement for the third installment made? A3: The announcement was made by Cameron Monaghan during a panel at the Ocala Comic Con.
Q4: Is Stig Asmussen still directing the series? A4: No, Stig Asmussen, the director behind the previous games in the series, has left Respawn Entertainment and EA. Veteran leaders from Respawn will be guiding the team for future projects.
Q5: When is the release date for Star Wars: Jedi 3? A5: As of now, there hasn’t been an official release date announced for the third installment.
Q6: Will the new game be available on all gaming platforms? A6: Specific platform availability has not been confirmed yet. However, the previous game, “Star Wars Jedi: Survivor,” was launched on Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 5, PC, and is set to be available on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 in the future.
Q7: What can players expect from the third installment? A7: While specific details about the game’s storyline and features haven’t been disclosed, given the series’ track record, players can expect an engaging storyline, immersive gameplay, and stunning graphics.
Q8: Are there any trailers or teasers available for Star Wars: Jedi 3? A8: As of the current announcement, no trailers or teasers have been released. Fans should keep an eye on official channels for updates.
Q9: Will the game continue the story of Cal Kestis? A9: While it’s expected that the game will continue Cal Kestis’s journey, specific plot details have not been revealed yet.
Q10: Where can I get updates about the game’s development and release? A10: For the latest updates, fans should follow official Star Wars gaming channels, Respawn Entertainment’s website, and EA’s announcements.