Reality: Lightsabers are cool. Know what’s cooler? Lightsabers swung at a crisp 4K. That’s precisely what you’ll see in next-gen variations of Respawn’s metroidvania-ish Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, upgraded now for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Sequence X/S. EA quietly launched the replace this morning.
Fallen Order’s official next-gen improve has been within the wings for a while, first introduced by Lucasfilm Video games in April. Sure, a January title replace for the sport buffed the framerate (from 45fps to 60fps) on next-gen consoles. However that was simply an optimization, and one which didn’t even supply the bog-standard 4K decision that’s offered by many spruced-up variations of last-gen video games. That is the actual deal.
The improve is free to those that already personal Fallen Order on PS4 or Xbox One, as long as you stick inside a console household (so, PS4 to PS5 or Xbox One to Xbox Sequence X/S). It’s price noting that Fallen Order is at the moment a part of the EA Play library, which makes it playable to Xbox house owners who subscribe to Xbox Sport Move Final.
Fallen Order, launched in 2019, forged gamers as Cal Kestis, a younger Jedi padawan who survived Order 66, which noticed the downfall of the Jedi Order. Final yr, an replace launched on Star Wars Day added an enviornment mode, by which gamers may undertake a collection of progressively tough fight challenges. Additionally, you will get an orange lightsaber. Hell yeah.
Final yr, Kotaku reported that Respawn has a Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order sequel within the works. Nonetheless no phrase a couple of potential sequel or spinoff. Put one other approach, anybody aching for a Star Wars Jedi: Adventures Of Luminara Unduli would possibly need to chug a pleasant heat glass of blue milk and wait a bit. Writer EA is holding a not-E3 press convention on July 22.