Respawn Entertainment has just relaunched their website (with some teething problems) and in doing so lifted the lid on a collaboration between Respawn, Lucasfilm and Electronic Arts to make a new Star Wars title.
The game will take the form of a “third-person action/adventure game set in the Star Wars universe.”
Game Director Stig Asmussen penned a blog post about the project
Now, I understand on the surface this might sound a bit dry, but developing a game within the ever-expanding Star Wars universe opens up so many paths for us to go down, and an unparalleled playground to design within. We have already planted the seeds by assembling a small, but incredibly talented team, ready for the amazing journey that lies ahead. With this in mind we are looking to expand the dream.
You can read more at www.respawn.com/stig-blog.