Back in February, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games, The LEGO Group and Lucasfilm unveiled the first trailer for LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens, marking the triumphant return of the No. 1 LEGO videogame franchise, allowing players to relive the epic action from the blockbuster film in a fun-filled, humorous way that only a LEGO game can offer. With the June 28, 2016 release getting closer and closer, a new gameplay trailer has arrived, which unveils brand new gameplay mechanics to build, battle and fly through the galaxy like never before. The trailer also introduces new story content exploring the time between Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi and Star Wars: The Force Awakens, providing additional insight about the new movie and its characters.
This new video game immerses fans in the new Star Wars adventure like never before. Players can relive the epic action from the blockbuster film in a way that only LEGO can offer, featuring all of the storylines from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, retold through the clever and witty LEGO lens. The game will also feature exclusive playable content that takes players on adventures set in the time leading up to Star Wars: The Force Awakens, providing additional insight about the new movie and its characters.
Users will be able to play as all of the heroic characters from the movie, including Rey, Finn, Poe Dameron, Han Solo, Chewbacca, C-3PO and BB-8, as well as Kylo Ren, General Hux and Captain Phasma, while exploring iconic Star Wars locales, such as Jakku and Starkiller Base, and utilizing a multitude of vehicles along the way. Through the enhanced Multi-Builds system, players must choose from multiple building options - to puzzle solve, or just for fun - all advancing the game in different ways.
The game will also feature new Blaster Battles, where fans can use their surroundings as cover and drive back the relentless First Order. Users will also get to experience the thrill of high-speed, action-packed flight gameplay like never before, including arena-based battles and dogfights in space. Enemy fighters can now build using LEGO bricks to support their fellow Stormtroopers, calling in air support, reinforcements or heavy artillery - taking the fight to the Resistance with the power of LEGO.
LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens, developed by TT Games and published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, will be available for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 computer entertainment systems, PlayStation Vita handheld entertainment system, Xbox One, Xbox 360, the Wii U system from Nintendo, the Nintendo 3DS family of systems and Windows PC. PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 players will have access to exclusive downloadable content, the Droid Character Pack and the Phantom Limb Level Pack. Take a look at this new gameplay trailer, and stay tuned for more from LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens, as we begin the countdown towards its June 28 release.