An original post from Bethesda on Twitter includes a video showing the word MachineGames, the Lucasfilm Games logo and the iconic hat and whip. A StarWars.com post explains that the teaser “may contain some clues”
At the time of writing, there is no release date, genre or platform, but one thing is clear – MachineGames will have many ideas on how Indie can send Nazis.
Since Bethesda will soon be owned by Microsoft, it’s unclear whether this will be exclusive to the Xbox (on time or in full), but it looks very likely that the game will launch in Game Pass, with Microsoft looking for Bethesda games to be “first, more well or best “on Xbox platforms.
Lucasfilm Games was announced as a returning brand yesterday, which will ostensibly cover games made by multiple developers “in the Star Wars galaxy and beyond” – this is obviously the “beyond” part. “Lucasfilm Games is now the official identity of all Lucasfilm game titles,” the statement said, “a name that encompasses the company’s rich video game catalog and its outlook for the future.”
Lucasfilm Games (later LucasArts) released a number of Indiana Jones games at the time as a developer, including the classic Indiana Jones adventure game and the Fate of Atlantis – which we called Indiana Jones’ greatest game.
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