In a surprising turn of events, EA and Lucasfilm recently announced that their latest mobile game collaboration dubbed Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes has been released onto the App Store. The game challenges players to collect iconic characters from every corner of the Star Wars universe, build powerful teams, and craft strategies to battle through iconic locations. In Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes, players become the legendary Holotable masters as they collect characters from the original trilogy and prequels to Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
From Luke Skywalker and Darth Maul to Ahsoka Tano and Count Dooku, each character has upgradeable attacks and abilities. Gamers can also build powerful teams of their favorite characters as they take part in strategic turn-based combat. Missions take place across a variety of worlds including Hoth, Bespin, Tatooine, Coruscant, and more. There’s also a 60 characters to collect, while word has it more will be added in future updates.
“We’ve created a game for Star Wars and RPG fans where you can mix and match your favorite characters from across all the films and TV shows, creating squads with heroes from both the light and dark sides,” said John Salera, Executive Producer on Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes at Capital Games.
“The game is simple to control but has incredible depth and breadth. You can strategize on which characters complement each other most, then make your custom teams more powerful with new gear and loot you win from battles, on all the planets and epic locations that you love, anytime, anywhere.”
Interested? Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes is available for free on the App Store by clicking here, however, there are in-app purchases.