Questions

General Questions

  1. What is The Force Unleashed?
  2. Who is developing the game?
  3. When is the game’s release date?
  4. What systems is the game for?
  5. Will the game be for Wii or PC?
  6. Whats so special about this game?

Gameplay

  1. What kind of game is Force Unleashed?
  2. During what time period is the game set?
  3. Will there be a multiplayer mode?
  4. What planets will be in the game?
  5. What force powers will you be able to use?
  6. Why is the apprentice seen killing Imperial troopers?

Characters

  1. Who is the secret apprentice?
  2. Will we be able to customize our appearance?
  3. What NPCs are there?

Answers

General Questions

  1. What is The Force Unleashed?
    The Force Unleashed is the next chapter in the Star Wars saga. It casts players as Darth Vader’s Secret Apprentice and will unveil new revelations about the Star Wars galaxy.
  2. Who is developing the game?
    This is LucasArts’s first internally developed next-generation title. Krome Studios will develop the Wii, PS2 and PSP versions and n-Space, Inc. will develop the DS version.
  3. When is the game’s release date?
    The game is set for a release on September 16, 2008.
  4. What systems is the game for?
    The announced platforms are Xbox 360, PS3, Wii, PSP, PS2, and DS.
  5. Will the game be for Wii or PC?
    Force Unleashed was recently confirmed to be released for the Wii. As far as we know, no PC version will be developed.
  6. Whats so special about this game?
    Force Unleashed features the debut of two new technologies, euphoria and digital molecular matter. Find out more about them on our Technology page.

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Gameplay

  1. What kind of game is Force Unleashed?
    Force Unleashed is an action / adventure game. Think Episode III: The Game for an example.
  2. During what time period is the game set?
    The game is set in the largely unexplored period between Episodes III and IV.
  3. Will there be a multiplayer mode?
    There will be a multiplayer component to the game. The Wii version will feature a dueling mode and the PSP version will allow you to play with up to 3 other players. No info on the other versions is available yet.
  4. What planets will be in the game?
    Felucia, Kashyyyk, Raxus Prime, as well as a TIE-fighter construction facility are confirmed to be in the game. Exclusive to the PSP are Cloud City, the Jedi Temple, and Nar Shaada.
  5. What force powers will you be able to use?
    Force push/pull, Force Grip, Force Repulse, and Force Lightning will the the main Force Powers in the game.
  6. Why is the apprentice seen killing Imperial troopers?
    The apprentice is secret even to the Emperor, so he must make sure no one knows about him.

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Characters

  1. Who is the secret apprentice?
    Very little is known about the apprentice, but under Darth Vader’s harsh tutelage he has grown to become a strong wielder of the Dark Side, and is preparing to set out on a mission to vanquish the remaining Jedi from the Galaxy.
  2. Will we be able to customize our appearance?
    It is unlikely, as the apprentice’s looks are based on Sam Witwer, the apprentice’s voice actor.
  3. What NPCs are there?
    Known NPCs include Juno Eclipse, Maris Brood, Rahm Kota, PROXY, and Shaak Ti.

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