Star Wars Archive

  • Star Wars as a Run-and-gun Contra Game, Starring Chewbacca

    Continuing to spread Star Wars fever in the wake of last week’s The Force Awakens trailer and Star Wars: Battlefront announcement, Konami has released a special update for its free-to-play Android and iOS card battle game Star Wars: Force Collection. This free update adds in […]

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  • Star Wars: Battlefront Returns This November

    Already geeking out over the new The Force Awakens trailer, Star Wars fanboys and fangirls may go into total nerd meltdown over today’s Star Wars: Battlefront reveal from EA, DICE, and Lucasfilm. Star Wars Battlefront will allow fans to live out a wide range of […]

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  • Star Wars Rebels Table Coming Soon to Star Wars Pinball

    For its next Pinball FX2 / Zen Pinball 2 release, Zen Studios is returning to a galaxy far, far away with a new licensed table for the Star Wars Pinball collection. The new table, set to release across PC, consoles, and mobile devices on April […]

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  • Star Wars: Battle Pod Blasts Off to an Arcade Galaxy Near You

    Who said arcade gaming is dead? Well to be perfectly honest it sort of is, but if more games like Star Wars: Battle Pod come along we might just see a resurgence of the arcade as a popular gaming destination and geek hangout. I sure […]

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  • Review: Star Wars Pinball: Heroes Within

    Review: Star Wars Pinball: Heroes Within

    When a new game comes in to review at the end of a long day my typical routine is to enter the code, download the game overnight and start playing the next day. I’ve learned from past experience that when a game is good and I […]

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  • Review: Star Wars Pinball: Balance of the Force

    Review: Star Wars Pinball: Balance of the Force

    As sure as arcade cabinets squashed the growth and fascination of pinball, home video game consoles just as easily squashed arcades. Fortunately, there has been a grand resurgence of virtual pinball in the last several years with games like Pinball Arcade and, predominantly, the various tables […]

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  • Disney Announces Free-to-Play Space Combat Game Star Wars: Attack Squadrons

    Disney Announces Free-to-Play Space Combat Game Star Wars: Attack Squadrons

    Come in Red Leader.  Did I hear you correctly?  We have the go ahead to attack? Now that Disney owns the Star Wars license, it is no surprise that we would eventually hear about new gaming projects. What is a surprise is the fact that Star […]

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  • Darth Vader Lures Star Wars Pinball to the Dark Side

    Darth Vader Lures Star Wars Pinball to the Dark Side

    Next week, the Balance of the Force pack will bring three brand new tables to Star Wars Pinball on about 10 different platforms. One of those tables–the table that will undoubtedly draw the most play time from intergalactic pinball wizards–is dedicated entirely to the Dark […]

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  • Star Wars Pinball Balances the Force with Three New Tables

    Star Wars Pinball Balances the Force with Three New Tables

    The initial set of Star Wars Pinball tables was a galaxy smashing success. But those came out six months ago — when the heck are we going to get some new tables from a galaxy far, far away? Fortunately, the wait won’t be too much […]

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  • Review: Kinect Star Wars

    Review: Kinect Star Wars

    A long time ago—okay, it was last year—in a galaxy, far, far away (or our own living rooms. Whatever.) Star Wars fans began to clamor for a motion-controlled videogame that would fulfill the fantastical wish we’d had since the first time we laid dewy eyes […]

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