In the First Two Weeks, EA Achieves Fastest-Selling Digital Launch for a Star Wars Game Ever, Becomes EA's Top-Selling Star Wars Title on PC in its Initial Launch Window
REDWOOD CITY, Calif .– (BUSINESS WIRE) –Today Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA), Respawn Entertainment and Lucasfilm announced that the critically acclaimed Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order ™ is the fastest-selling digital launch for a Star Wars game in its first two weeks. The game is also now EA's top-selling Star Wars title on PC in its initial launch window.
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is a critical success as well as being the highest rated Star Wars game of this console generation. Business Insider exclaims that Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is "the best Star Wars game ever made," while GameSpot calls it "one of the most compelling game additions to the Star Wars franchise in years. ”GQ notes that the game“ lives up to the hype, ”while IGN
"On behalf of Respawn and EA, thank you for their support in the study and the team throughout the development and launch of Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order. Telling a story in the Star Wars said galaxy is a dream and true reception from the fans, "said Vince Zampella, Head of Respawn. "With the launch of the game, the debut of The Mandalorian and the upcoming release of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, it's a great time to be a Star Wars fan! "
"Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order demonstrates the amazing potential for original storytelling in Star Wars games, ”said Sean Shoptaw, SVP, Games and Interactive Experiences, Disney Parks, Experiences and Products. "The close collaboration between Respawn and Lucasfilm With the fantastic reception and launch so far, Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order has come to be the must-play game this Holiday. "
In Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, players take the role of Cal Kestis, a former Padawan hiding in plain sight after the Jedi were all but wiped out after Order 66 was executed by The Emperor. Cere Junda, a larger Jedi Knight played by Debra Wilson and Greez, the larger-than-life Latero pilot voiced by Daniel Roebuck, who flies the crew's ship known as the Stinger Mantis. BD-1, Cal's faithful droid is as charming as he is useful, will help players navigate and explore different planets including the Wookiee homeworld, Kashyyyk, and the never-before-seen planet Zeffo. His companions are trying to stay one step ahead of the Empire's new enemy.
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is now available both digitally and in stores on the Xbox One, PlayStation®4 and PC via Origin ™, Steam and the Epic Games Store. Origin Access Premier subscribers will get full access to Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order Deluxe Edition on PC for long as they are subscribed. For more information on Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, please visit: https://www.ea.com/games/starwars/jedi-fallen-order.
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