This new ‘Star Wars: Squadrons’ short shows the New Republic and Empire in post-’ROTJ’ action
What happened after ‘Return of the Jedi’? Well, we now have our first look.
A new animated short shows a preview of what’s to come in the new “Star Wars: Squadrons” video game, which is set to debut in October.
What’s going on:
Motive Studios teamed up with Lucasfilm and Industrial Light and Magic to produce a new animated CG short called “Hunted,” which takes place before the events of “Star Wars: Squadrons.”
Watch the short below to see a preview of the action.
- “Squadrons” takes place after the events of “Return of the Jedi,” when the New Republic and the Empire continue to wage war.
The video shows the New Republic attacking Imperial forces outside of Var-Shaa.
- TIE pilot Varko Grey heads into the battle field as he is being hunted by a New Republic fighter.
“Squadrons” will launch Oct. 2 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Steam and Epic Games.