Star Wars: Hunters was first announced for Change throughout a Nintendo Direct in February, however it’s additionally coming to Android and iOS. Right now’s Apple Occasion offered an sudden stage to premiere the primary have a look at gameplay for the free-to-play aggressive motion title. We additionally bought a have a look at a brand new cinematic trailer that gives a good setup for Hunters’ premise.
Let’s begin with the flowery trailer, which depicts a chaotic free-for-all between a sith warrior, a bounty hunter, a Wookie, a robotic Jedi, Jawas, amongst others. These hunters compete in workforce battles inside The Area, situated on planet Vespaara. We do not know something about these characters individually, however Hunters’ narrative happens after the Empire’s fall in Return of the Jedi and earlier than The Pressure Awakens.
Whereas the cinematic is sharp, at the moment’s Apple Occasion offered a quick have a look at precise gameplay. The brief clip, which you’ll be able to watch within the embedded tweet under, confirmed the pink lightsaber-wielding character participating in third-person, over-the-shoulder melee fight. This avatar slices by way of the Wookie opponent (presumably one other human participant), together with throwing her lightsaber. It undoubtedly seems to suit the invoice of what you would possibly anticipate from a free-to-play motion recreation, however we nonetheless don’t know a lot about Hunters’ multiplayer when it comes to modes and development.
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Star Wars: Hunters is being developed by Zynga and nonetheless doesn’t have a launch date, however it’s now scheduled to launch someday in 2022 after initially being introduced for this yr. You’ll be able to pre-register for the sport now to unlock unique (and unspecified) in-game content material.
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