Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and TT Games have announced the next entry in the LEGO Star Wars series, LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
The game allows players to take control of several characters from the movie, including Rey, Finn, Poe Dameron, Han Solo, Chewbacca, Kylo Ren, General Hux and Captain Phasma, and explore a number of locals, such as Jakku and Starkiller Base.
There’s also a number of brand new gameplay features, including the “Multi-Builds” system, which allows players to choose from multiple building options to advance the game.
“We’re extremely proud of the LEGO Star Wars video games, truly an incredible franchise that has sold more than 33 million copies and helped ignite a passion for numerous fun-filled LEGO games enjoyed by countless gamers around the world,” said Tom Stone, Managing Director, TT Games. “LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens will be pushing the series forward with innovative new gameplay mechanics, while also exploring new parts of the universe that are sure to excite and delight both LEGO and Star Wars fans, as well as newcomers to our games.”
“We are thrilled to be bringing back the LEGO Star Wars video game franchise, which kicked off such a beloved series of LEGO titles more than a decade ago,” added Ada Duan, Vice President of Digital Business and Franchise Management at Lucasfilm. “LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens allows players to experience the new film in a unique way that only TT Games can provide, combining signature humor with epic Star Wars action. With exclusive story content exploring new details about the movie and its characters, it’s a perfect fit for fans young and old.”
Warner Bros. also announced that PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 owners will have exclusive access to two pieces of DLC at launch: the Droid Character Pack and the Phantom Limb Level Pack.
LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens launches June 28th, 2016 for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PC, PlayStation Vita, Wii U, and 3DS.