Battlefront back-and-forth continues

Star Wars: Battlefront III maybe the ultimate in vaporware — never officially announced, it may not even have existed. But a claim last week that it was “99% complete” when scrubbed has sparked a response this week from an anonymous LucasArts developer that alleges all sorts of shenanigans akin to a “Ponzi scheme” involving the juggling […]

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The Old Republic playtest set to expand

From all the awesome nerdiness at PAX comes news that Bioware will open a new round of beta testing slots for its long-awaited MMO Star Wars: The Old Republic. Joystiq reports that invites will go out starting Sept. 2 for people who have signed up to receive announcements. As TheForce.Net points out, you don’t need […]

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It came from Comic-Con: The Force is with Xbox 360

Today at San Diego Comic-Con, the Associated Press reports, Microsoft announced a ‘Star Wars’-themed Xbox 360 console modeled after R2-D2 with a wireless C-3PO controller and a 320G hard drive. The unit will also include droid sound effects, a white Kinect sensor, headset and ‘Kinect Star Wars’ game. The price tag: $449.99.

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