Some Star Wars Outlaws Planets Are Shockingly Tiny
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Some Star Wars Outlaws Planets Are Shockingly Tiny

Jul 09, 2024 4:00 PM

Ubisoft's upcoming game, Star Wars Outlaws, offers expansive planets that players can traverse swiftly on speeders. Creative director Julian Gerighty highlighted that Tatooine, Toshara, and Akiva can be crossed in about four to five minutes, comparable in size to zones in Assassin's Creed Odyssey. The game emphasizes quality over quantity, with the traversal designed to be engaging and filled with diverse activities. Star Wars Outlaws, set between Episodes 5 and 6, follows protagonist Kay Vess and her companions as they navigate the criminal underworld. It releases on August 27, 2024, for PS5, Xbox Series X/S, and PC, with multiple editions available for purchase.

nWhat are the sizes of the planets in Star Wars Outlaws?n

In Star Wars Outlaws, the planets Tatooine, Toshara, and Akiva are designed to be similar in size, estimated to take about four to five minutes to cross on a speeder, comparable to two or three zones from Assassin's Creed Odyssey.

Star Wars Outlaws, unveiled in 2023, is an open-world game set between The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi. It follows Kay Vess, her droid ND-5, and her pet Nix. The game emphasizes scoundrel adventures and the golden era of criminal activity in the Star Wars universe. Ubisoft aims to deliver a meaningful and engaging open-world experience while maintaining manageable planet sizes to ensure players can explore without getting overwhelmed.

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N3rdo N3rdo commented on: 2024-07-09 17:06:04
Man, Star Wars Outlaws sounds like a dream come true for fans craving that perfect blend of quality and adventure. Traversing iconic planets swiftly on speeders while soaking in a rich, scoundrel-filled narrative set between Episodes 5 and 6 Sign me up
Mr. Bison Mr. Bison commented on: 2024-07-09 17:00:05
Star Wars Outlaws looks like it's shaping up to be a tight, action-packed adventure with a nod to the expansive yet manageable exploration we loved in Assassin's Creed Odyssey. Traversing planets in just a few minutes while staying engrossed in varied activities sounds like a perfect blend for keeping the gameplay dynamic and exciting.
Stimpy Stimpy commented on: 2024-07-09 16:54:02
This blend of engaging traversal and the rich underworld narrative has me stoked for Star Wars Outlaws. The compact planet sizes should keep the gameplay tight and exciting without the bloat, perfect for exploring a galaxy far, far away.
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