Star Wars: Hunters drops new gameplay trailer for the competitive arena combat title

Star Wars: Hunters drops new gameplay trailer for the competitive arena combat title

Zynga Inc. and Lucasfilm Games have just dropped an exciting new gameplay trailer for Star Wars: Hunters, the upcoming competitive arena combat title set in the hit sci-fi franchise. The game is currently on soft launch on Google Play, and will officially release worldwide in 2022.

Star Wars: Hunters features a wide variety of competitive arenas as well as different Hunters fighting for the ultimate bragging rights in Vespaara. Characters each have their own unique fighting styles, which are showcased in the new gameplay footage.

In particular, Rieve and J-3DI’s lightsaber-wielding skills are highlighted, as well as Zaina and Sentinel’s deadeye blaster accuracy. Players can also take a sneak peek at Imara Vex’s bounty hunting prowess, plus Grozz’s skills and Slingshot’s weaponry.

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Today’s gameplay reveal gives players their first look at the Hunters in action, showcasing eight of the dynamic characters which will be available at launch,” says Bernard Kim, President of Publishing at Zynga. “Our teams at NaturalMotion and Boss Alien are excited for fans to enter the fray and compete for galaxy-wide glory in the Arena next year."

In Star Wars: Hunters, players will go head-to-head in teams of four during real-time battles. It will soon be available to download next year on the iOS App Store and on the Google Play Store for Android devices. It's a free-to-play game with in-app purchases, and will support cross-play for mobile and the Nintendo Switch.

For now, you can pre-register to score exclusive in-game content on the game's official website, or join the community of followers over on the game's official Twitter page to stay updated on all the latest developments.

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Catherine Dellosa
Catherine Dellosa
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