Posts Tagged ‘Tie-Fighter’

Might Be TIE Fightin: Lucasarts Hiring

By Adam Smith on September 15th, 2011.

They must realise this fellow is capable of printing money?

Lucasarts made many of my favourite games of the ‘90s, a time when I was a very happy gamer indeed. There were all the classic adventure games and then there were the space sims, X-Wing and TIE Fighter. I sometimes forget just how good they were and then I get confused about the fact that I’m not playing a brand spanking new version right now. It really has been a while, hasn’t it? But perhaps the wait is over. The eagle eyes of Gamespot have noticed that Lucasarts are looking to hire developers to work on three new titles, one of which is an aerial combat game. Speculation, ho!

Read the rest of this entry »

, , , , .

136 Comments »

It’s a Trap? Lucasarts Tease X-Wing Special Edition.

By Kieron Gillen on August 5th, 2009.

Lucasart's headquarters. Yesterday.

Yeah, this is the sort of semi-rumour which we don’t usually touch. But because it’s for one of Those Iconic PC Games and It’s Kinda Obvious They May Do This One, The Feed at G4 are reporting Lucasart’s Darrell Rodriguez’s response to being quizzed on whether they’ll be doing X-Wing or Tie-Fighter in the wake of the success of the Monkey Island Special Edition…

“We don’t have any announcements now, but stay tuned,” said Rodriguez. “We will soon…..”

Which could, of course, mean anything, but sounds like as good excuse as any for another orgy of what-Lucasarts-classics-we’d-like-to-see. Me? Rescue on Fractalus! The Eidolon! Ballblazer!

, , .

98 Comments »

No, Not Yet

By RPS on January 1st, 1999.

We rather puzzlingly haven’t written anything else about that game yet. Sorry! But we will, one day. Probably.

, , , , , , , , , .

16 Comments »