We’ve just had a weekend full of Star Wars celebrations, but the biggest news for us gamers is that EA, Respawn and Lucasfilm Games are getting together to create the next epic chapter in the acclaimed action adventure series. That game is Star Wars Jedi: Survivor.
Coming to Xbox Series X|S, PS5 and PC in 2023, Star Wars Jedi: Survivor will see the return of Cal Kestis, as Respawn Entertainment, Electronic Arts, and Lucasfilm Games deliver the next installment in the story.
Star Wars Jedi: Survivor, will continue the chronicling of the journey of Jedi Cal Kestis, with the game developed by the veteran team at Respawn under the leadership of game director Stig Asmussen. Star Wars Jedi: Survivor will expand upon the iconic Star Wars stories, worlds, characters, and thrilling combat which all first experienced in Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, with Survivor being built for the current generation of gaming hardware to create a deeper and more expansive Star Wars experience. Expect to see it launch in 2023.
Even before completing Jedi: Fallen Order, our team had a vision of how to carry the adventure for Cal, BD, and the crew into the sequel,” said Stig Asmussen, game director, Respawn. “For Jedi: Survivor, we are working in lockstep with Lucasfilm Games to build on the legacy of Jedi: Fallen Order. We’re leveraging advanced technology to create more dynamic Jedi combat and cinematic storytelling to expand on Cal’s story as he matures and survives during the dark times. We can’t wait to share more about the game with the world later this year.”
Star Wars Jedi: Survivor picks up five years after the events of Jedi: Fallen Order. Cal must stay one step ahead of the Empire’s constant pursuit as he begins to feel the weight of being one of the last remaining Jedi in the galaxy. Accompanied by his trusty companion BD-1, Cal will meet and ally himself with an array of unique and interesting characters on his journey. Jedi: Survivor will expand on the series’ dynamic combat in new and innovative ways. In order to survive, Cal must learn new skills and grow his connection with the Force.
“Millions of Star Wars fans have been captivated by the story of Cal Kestis, and we’re thrilled to be working with the world-class developers at Respawn to continue this epic tale,” said Douglas Reilly, vice president, Lucasfilm Games. “We could not be more excited to reveal Star Wars Jedi: Survivor and this next chapter of Cal Kestis’ journey with players around the world.”
Star Wars Jedi: Survivor will be available in 2023 on Xbox Series X|S, PS5 and PC. We’ll keep you in the loop.