Star Wars: Hunters was first announced for Switch during a Nintendo Direct successful February, but it’s besides coming to Android and iOS. Today’s Apple Event provided an unexpected signifier to premiere the archetypal look astatine gameplay for the free-to-play competitory enactment title. We besides got a look astatine a caller cinematic trailer that provides a decent setup for Hunters' premise.
Let's commencement with the fancy trailer, which depicts a chaotic free-for-all betwixt a sith warrior, a bounty hunter, a Wookie, a robotic Jedi, Jawas, among others. These hunters vie successful squad battles within The Arena, located connected planet Vespaara. We don't cognize thing astir these characters individually, but Hunters' communicative occurs aft the Empire’s autumn successful Return of the Jedi and earlier The Force Awakens.
While the cinematic is sharp, today's Apple Event provided a little look astatine existent gameplay. The abbreviated clip, which you tin ticker successful the embedded tweet below, showed the red lightsaber-wielding quality engaging successful third-person, over-the-shoulder melee combat. This avatar slices done the Wookie hostile (presumably different quality player), including throwing her lightsaber. It decidedly looks to acceptable the measure of what you mightiness expect from a free-to-play enactment game, but we still don’t cognize overmuch astir Hunters' multiplayer successful presumption of modes and progression.
Star Wars: Hunters is being developed by Zynga and inactive doesn’t person a merchandise date, but it’s now scheduled to motorboat sometime successful 2022 aft primitively being announced for this year. You tin pre-register for the crippled present to unlock exclusive (and unspecified) in-game content.
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