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Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes Developer Insights: Omega

The guys over at Capital Games has posted a new developer insight. This time they are talking with the designers of Omega– the member of the bad batch.   Check i out. UNIT NAME: OmegaALIGNMENT: Light SideCATEGORIES: Attacker, Bad Batch, Clone TrooperClever and empathetic attacker who utilizes buffs, debuffs, and the presence of her Bad Batch allies to take out her foes. ABILITIES: Basic: DISARMING SHOT FINAL TEXT: Deal Physical damage to target enemy. If Omega has Evasion Up, inflict Blind and Daze for 1 turn. If Omega has a buff that can be dispelled and it’s her turn, she deals damage again dealing 50% less damage. Special 1: ADAPTIVE LEARNER (Cooldown 3) (ZETA) Deal Physical damage and inflict target enemy with Zeroed In. Dispel Zeroed In from all other enemies and Omega gains a stack of Target Practice. These effects can’t be copied, dispelled, prevented, or resisted and last until the end of the encounter, Zeroed In…

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Games Inspired by Star Wars

Perhaps in a galaxy far far away, hidden underneath the layers of the universe in our reality can one get to actually go through the Jedi Academy like the one seen in the Star Wars franchise. Imagine the sound of a lightsaber as you wield it, trying to maintain the balance throughout the galactic empires without falling into the seductive allure of the dark side. It’s a fantasy that plenty face, regardless of their age or gender. The universe seen in Star Wars is simply one that plenty adores, from the empathetic cast to the unique scenery that Star Wars popularized. There’s no harm in dreaming of the what-ifs in a distant alternate universe, but if you really want to get immersed into it, then here’s a few games we’ve found that are inspired by Star Wars. The Star Wars franchise has been running for decades now, with a huge…

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Why Star Wars is the Best Games Franchise

It is certainly not unusual for online casinos and gaming operators to offer games branded with well-known movies and comics. These games help to bring new players to the site as people are often keener to play a game that seems familiar and games featuring characters they know about certainly ticks this box. However, with so many different movies, comics and characters to choose from – what makes many casinos consider Star Wars the best choice? The History of Star Wars Although the Star Wars game franchise might be a household name now, when it was launched it was released to just 42 cinemas across the USA. Although it did prove popular during its 1977 launch there aren’t many people that would have predicted just how massively popular it would be over 40 years later. In fact, when it was sold by Lucasfilm in 2012 and Walt Disney bought it…

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Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes Developer Insights: Jedi Master Kenobi

The guys over at Capital Games has posted a new developer insight. This time they are talking with the designers of Echo– the member of the bad batch.   Check i out. UNIT NAME: Jedi Master KenobiALIGNMENT: Light SideCATEGORIES: Attacker, Leader, Galactic Legend, Galactic Republic, JediRenowned Jedi Master that provides damage and support through a diverse set of abilities. ABILITIES: Basic: ARDENT BLADEWORK FINAL TEXT: (ZETA) Deal Physical damage to target enemy and, if the target was Dark Side, inflict Ability Block for 1 turn (excludes Galactic Legends). The weakest Light Side ally without Defense Penetration Up gains it for 2 turns. If this ability is used during Jedi Master Kenobi’s turn, he gains 9% Ultimate Charge. Special 1: I WILL DO WHAT I MUST (Cooldown 2) FINAL TEXT: (ZETA) Deal Physical damage to target enemy and inflict Vulnerable and Healing Immunity for 2 turns, which can’t be dispelled or resisted. Call target Light Side ally to assist,…

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Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes Developer Insights: Echo

The guys over at Capital Games has posted a new developer insight. This time they are talking with the designers of Echo– the member of the bad batch.   Check i out. UNIT NAME: EchoALIGNMENT: LightCATEGORIES: Support, Bad Batch, Clone Trooper, Galactic RepublicLoyal Clone Trooper who supports his allies in battle. ABILITIES: Basic: DARING DEFENSE FINAL TEXT: Deal Physical damage to target enemy. Grant Defense Up and Evasion Up for 2 turns to the weakest Clone Trooper ally who doesn’t have them. Special 1: ONE STEP AHEAD (Cooldown 3) FINAL TEXT: Inflict Buff Immunity on target enemy for 2 turns. Inflict Expose on all enemies for 2 turns. Dispel all debuffs on target other Clone Trooper ally and call them to assist. If that ally was Bad Batch, this Buff Immunity can’t be dispelled, and Echo increases the target enemy’s cooldowns by 1 (excludes Galactic Legends). This attack can’t be evaded. Special 2: NEVER ANY DOUBT (Cooldown 3) FINAL…

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Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes Developer Insights: Hunter

The guys over at Capital Games has posted a new developer insight. This time they are talking with the designers of Hunter – the leader of the bad batch.   Check i out. UNIT NAME: HunterALIGNMENT: Light SideCATEGORIES: Attacker, Leader, Bad Batch, Clone Trooper, Galactic RepublicTactical leader of the Bad Batch who subtly destroys his enemies. ABILITIES: Basic: COMBAT PROWESS FINAL TEXT: Deal Physical damage to target enemy and inflict Expose for 2 turns. If target enemy was debuffed, attack again. Special 1: SHROUDED APPROACH (Cooldown 3) FINAL TEXT: Clone Trooper allies gain Evasion Up and Stealth for 2 turns. Then, deal Physical damage to all enemies. If Hunter was already Stealthed, all Bad Batch allies gain Critical Chance Up and Offense Up for 2 turns. Special 2: FINISH WHAT WE STARTED (Cooldown 3) FINAL TEXT: Inflict Expose on target enemy for 2 turns, which can’t be evaded. Swap Turn Meter with target other Clone Trooper ally….

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All You Need to Know About the Upcoming Star Wars: Hunters Game

Star Wars is one of the biggest film franchises on the planet and has sparked many different video games related to the movies. Star Wars: Hunters is the latest to join the ranks, and avid gamers are excitedly waiting for the release date. There are definitely plenty of rumours swirling around concerning the content and what we can expect. A short trailer has been released that gives a little bit of information but not much. So apart from price, what else can we expect when this new game hits the shelves?  In a Galaxy Far Far Away There isn’t much information about the details relating to this new Star Wars game; there are a few bits and pieces being drip-fed from the official Star Wars website but what we do know is that this is an exclusive game for the Nintendo Switch. No one is quite sure why Lucasfilm has…

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Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes Developer Insight: Bo-Katan Kryze

Here is the latest Developer insights from the guys over at Capital Games on Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes. Bo-Katan Kryze, the fierce Nite Owl agent, Death Watch lieutenant, and once-upon-a-time Darksaber wielder, marks her arrival to the holotables by calling on Mandalorians to unite in battle! A firm believer in the martial history of Mandalore, Bo-Katan is usually well-positioned to recruit allies to further her objectives and dispense of her enemies. Bo-Katan stands ready to provide leadership and synergy for the Mandalorian faction by calling them to assist, providing valuable Protection bonuses, dispelling debuffs and granting Critical Damage increases. She also has the ability to inflict Daze and Vulnerable on enemies, increasing the effectiveness of any band of Mandalorians she is leading. Add Bo-Katan to your roster of heroes by completing her all-new Marquee event and help her claim her rightful place in Mandalorian history. Additionally, Canderous Ordo’s Unique ability and…

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50 Star Wars Video Games Ranked from Worst to Best

Star Wars is one of the biggest franchises on the planet, including a colossal gaming sector. If you enjoy playing games, you will want the best online gaming experience, and with the vast amount of Star Wars video games out there, it can be hard to know which to play. So here are 50 Star Wars video games ranked from worst to best by your peers so you can decide which of the ones to play.  50. Masters of Teräs Käsi (PlayStation) A dreadful game that took inspiration from Mortal Kombat and failed. 49. Kinect Star Wars (Xbox 360) A cringe-worthy dance game that does not work. 48. Star Wars: Yoda Stories (Game Boy Colour) A strange level up game, poor animation and graphics.  47. Star Wars: Flight of the Falcon (GBA) Grim graphics, dragging gameplay, totally appalling.  46. Star Wars: Obi-Wan (Xbox) Bland and hard to follow, this game…

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Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes: Developer Insights: Dark Trooper

The guys over at Capital Games has posted a new developer insight. This time they are talking with the designers of The Dark Trooper and how they went about creating this iconic characters from the Star Wars universe.  Check i out. UNIT NAME: Dark TrooperALIGNMENT: Dark SideCATEGORIES: Attacker, Droid, Empire, Imperial Remnant, Imperial TrooperAn Imperial Remnant attacker whose abilities are modified by the amount in Dark Trooper Squad ABILITIES: Basic: PNEUMATIC PUNCH FINAL TEXT: Deal Physical damage to target enemy once for each stack of Dark Trooper Squad. This ability can’t critically hit unless this unit has Advantage. Special 1: BOMBARDING REINFORCEMENTS (Cooldown 3) FINAL TEXT: (ZETA) Deal Physical damage to all enemies. If Dark Trooper has 3 or more stacks of Dark Trooper Squad, Imperial Remnant allies gain Advantage for 2 turns, otherwise Dark Trooper gains 1 stack of Dark Trooper Squad. Special 2: PERFECT SOLDIERS (Cooldown 5) FINAL TEXT: Imperial Trooper allies gain 10% Turn…

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Lucasfilm Games Begins a New Era

As many of you already know, Lucasfilm has a history in gaming that goes back for decades. Now, there will be a dedicated department just for Star Wars games, titled Lucasfilm Games. More info is available from StarWars.com. StarWars.com is thrilled to reveal that Lucasfilm Games is now the official identity for all gaming titles from Lucasfilm, a name that encompasses the company’s rich catalog of video games and its eye toward the future. To mark this new era, Lucasfilm Games has launched social channels on Twitter (@LucasfilmGames) and Facebook (@LucasfilmGames), which will deliver breaking news and more directly to fans. You can watch a special sizzle reel celebrating the history of games from Lucasfilm below; the Lucasfilm Games logo, featured above, will appear in all future Lucasfilm Games titles. We will bring you more info on this development and any upcoming Star Wars games as we learn ourselves.

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Top 10 Star Wars Games of the Decade

As one of the most popular franchises in the world, Star Wars managed to make its way into numerous entertainment industries. From a wide variety of books, some breathtakingly well-executed movies, cartoons and TV shows, the Star Wars franchise even has a rich selection of video games.   Star Wars video games have been on the market for quite some time now, with new titles hitting the market almost yearly. So, it’s safe to say that if you’re a Star Wars fan, there’s no better time to be alive than the present. With that being said, here are top ten Star Wars games you can currently check out and enjoy your favorite franchise some more. LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens If you’re not only a Star Wars fan but you also love LEGOs, then this title should definitely be on your list. The main story follows the events from the…

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The Best and Worst Star Wars Combat Games

A lot of people are talking about Star Wars: Squadrons right now, which brings up another interesting topic: Star Wars combat games throughout history. Zack Zwiezen from Kotaku decided to just that. He has a ranking here of the best to worst Star Wars combat games. As soon as I saw the headline, I knew I needed to check it out and see if I agreed with his ranking. I have played every single one of these games – some of them many times over – so I was interested to see how he ranked them. Keep in mind that this is not a ranking of all Star Wars games, but specifically Star Wars games that feature space combat, Star Destroyers, and other themed combat elements. So, ready to see his ranking? From worst to best, here’s how he lined them up: Star Wars: Rebel Assault (1993) | PC, Sega…

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Betting on Rancor Fights in SWTOR

We’ve talked about betting and gambling in Star Wars before. It was present in the movies and in one way or another, it’s mentioned or referenced in most of the lore. What if you could bet on rancor fights in SWTOR like we see in the Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II trailer? Honestly, it makes sense to think in terms of the Star Wars Universe. As you may recall, Jabba the Hutt kept a rancor in a dark chamber below his throne room. When Skywalker killed it, Jabba was outraged and ordered the Jedi and his friends to be publicly executed. Think of it like a high roller losing his favorite race horse. No one would be happy about that. Rancors or the bull rancor have often been part of many Star Wars games, too, often written into mini bosses or even main bosses. The look sometimes changes but…

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Star Wars Games Coming to PS5 and Xbox Series X

This year has seen the release of the latest incarnations of two of the biggest consoles on the market today. The Xbox and PlayStation rivalry are legendary, so it is no surprise that the two decided to go head-to-head with their latest gaming hardware. Fans have eagerly awaited the release of the favourite console and to prove how popular they are both are currently out of stock in many places. Add to that the new games that will be released in 2021 designed specifically for these new platforms, and you can understand why they are so popular in the gaming console world. One such game that will be appearing on both platforms in the very near future is the latest Star Wars game. Star Wars: Squadron  Prior to this release, the most recent Star Wars game for consoles was Jedi: Fallen Order. Star Wars Squadron Has been long-awaited by gaming…

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Star Wars Gifts for Board Games Lovers

Since Star Wars: Episode IV was released in 1977, the film franchise has been a common household name and fan favourite ever since. If you’re looking for a gift for a Star Wars fan then your options are wide and varied, with a plethora of games, clothes and other merchandise to choose from. If you want to gift them something quirky that they’ll be using for years to come, why not buy them a Star Wars board game? If you don’t know the faintest thing about board games or just can’t be bothered trawling through all the reviews on Amazon, you’ve come to the right place. Read on to find out the best 5 board games for Star Wars fanatics. Monopoly: Star Wars Monopoly has been one of the most popular board games in the world for much of its 85-year history. The game has been translated into nearly 50…

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The Mandalorian Pulls Latest Baddies from Star Wars Video Games

Disney has captured the attention and the hearts of people globally with The Mandalorian. If you’re one of the millions who have been following the show, you may have also noticed that they turned to Star Wars video games for their latest set of bad guys. WARNING: Spoilers Ahead If you are not current on the show, you may want to go do that before you read any further. I really don’t want to ruin anything for you. If you’re up to date, then let’s continue. In Chapter 14, the Evil Empire chief Moff Gideon sends Dark Troopers to planet Tython to kidnap “Baby Yoda”. These Dark Troopers are menacing dark droids with red eyes and they succeed in nabbing The Child. But some of you may find these droids to be familiar. See what they look like here: These Dark Troopers actually originated from the game Star Wars: Dark…

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