This week in games: Lego Star Wars returns, Ubisoft gives away Assassin's Creed: Unity after Notre Dame fire

I’ve said for years that Assassin’s Creed is more impressive for its art nowadays than the games themselves, but still, who would’ve guessed that one day Assassin’s Creed would be used to restore a priceless piece of architectural history? That news, plus a new Lego Star Wars, an Old Republic expansion and potential film adaptation, details for Netflix’s Witcher series, a remake […]

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Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order’s teaser poster leaks

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order’s teaser poster was mistakenly teased ahead of time in an Amazon listing for a commemorative t-shirt. The product listing (since taken down) repeated some details already known about the story behind the game — namely that this concerns another Padawan who survived Palpatine’s finger-tenting Order 66 in Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith. The poster […]

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Star Citizen’s next update adds a new planet and playable female avatars

Star Citizen’s next update, alpha 3.5, will deliver the game’s newest world — ArcCorp, a sprawling, overbuilt planet that makes Coruscant look like a model of urban planning. That won’t be the only feature the game delivers. Female avatars may be chosen for player characters for the first time, among several other choices in an overhauled character creation suite. There’s […]

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