Well, there's a GameSpot Obi-Wan feature up, complete with an interview and a few new screenshots here. They cover a lot of things in this article, including the engine, physics model, and the lightsaber control system.I know a lot of people are looking forward to this game, and this article looks as if it's going to reveal a lot of interesting things. So, go check it out by clicking here!
Site updates at Elyas's Domain. There are now over 100 MB of JK files for your entertainment, covering modifications, total conversions, single player levels, and multiplayer levels for both Jedi Knight and Mysteries of the Sith. There is also a new poll, updates to my science fiction novel, AlieNations, and a forum to discuss various things related to Jedi Knight and AlieNations. Go to the site and check out these new features!A very nifty site, so head on over and pay Elyas's Domain a visit!
Deathbane27 has more or less completed a new glowsaber mod, called Flashsabers, that does not require a 3D-accelerator card. All he needs now is some beta testing and feedback. The latest version of Flashsabers is available from Jedi Assassins.Very nifty. This sounds worth checking out, so go pay Jedi Assassins a visit!
We're proud to announce the official opening of New-Legends.Net. New-Legends.Net is a site dedicated to Justin Chin (co-creator of Dark Forces and Jedi Knight) and Inifinite Machine upcoming Unreal Engine-powered game, New Legends. In the game, you will be Sun Soo in a futuristic China, using a wide variety of firearms and melee weapons to put a stop to the rogue army led by Xao Gon.
Over at New-Legends.Net, we've kicked things off with an exclusive screenshot and news about the opening of the official New Legends website. Come on over and check it out!
Lucas Arts is bringing in a new vice president of development. Randy Breen is joining Lucas Arts after fourteen years at Electronic Arts, most recently serving as creative director overseeing the design and direction of EA's upcoming James Bond title The World is Not Enough. Other new appointments at Lucas Arts include Mike Nelson to the position of vice president of finance and Andrea Yelle to director of human resources.
IGN64By the way, expect some non-JK Star Wars gaming coverage in the next couple of weeks - this is because E3 is fast approaching, and they've got a lot of SW games slated for announcement...
Back in November, the Xtreme Network conducted an interview with LucasArts level designers Kevin Schmitt and Ryan Kaufman. The interview was to go up the same week, but strangely enough, it got lost during the "Christmas" rush. Now XN brings back this lost interview with some details about what happened with Rogue Squadron, as well as some of the first mentions of Obi-Wan by LucasArts last year. Consider this a never before viewed "look back on Obi Wan's early development" interview.Take a look, it's an interesting interview.
When the stormtroopers break into the control room, watch very carefully and you will be able to see a storm trooper nearly render himself unconscious by smacking his head off a door frame.