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#4428157 - 06/29/18 02:15 AM New Star Wars: Empire at War coming?  
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The Star Wars page on facebook posted something about the old game yesterday and today I see there’s a patch on Steam to improve load times on the old one.
Last Fall I think it got a patch to get MP going again.
I love the game, so I hope we get a new one...that doesn’t screw it all up.
Seems like I read somewhere a while back that one of the unannounced SW games will be a strategy game.


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#4428713 - 07/03/18 01:02 PM Re: New Star Wars: Empire at War coming? [Re: Raw Kryptonite]  
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Loved this game! The graphics are getting a little tired. I'd love to see a redo.
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#4429116 - 07/06/18 10:44 AM Re: New Star Wars: Empire at War coming? [Re: Raw Kryptonite]  
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Heck, I would pay 50 bucks or more for simply a re-done EAW with current day DX 11 graphics and some more multiplayer options.

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#4429166 - 07/06/18 05:43 PM Re: New Star Wars: Empire at War coming? [Re: Raw Kryptonite]  
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I could do without the Pirate component, though. Straight galactic struggle.

#4429198 - 07/06/18 09:45 PM Re: New Star Wars: Empire at War coming? [Re: Raw Kryptonite]  
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I prefer the original game over the expansion. Lots of people still playing this thing.
I read that the patch last year may have been to stir interest when the original dev pitched a new version to EA. Supposedly it was turned down.
Don’t know about recent developments.


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#4429249 - 07/07/18 05:24 AM Re: New Star Wars: Empire at War coming? [Re: Raw Kryptonite]  
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According to the Steam page there was a bug fix released on June 28, so still some recent development going on.


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#4429550 - 07/09/18 12:06 PM Re: New Star Wars: Empire at War coming? [Re: Raw Kryptonite]  
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Originally Posted by Raw Kryptonite

I read that the patch last year may have been to stir interest when the original dev pitched a new version to EA. Supposedly it was turned down.
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I think Disney is re-evaluating its entire SW game venture after the very disappointing sales of both SW Battlefront games.


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#4430278 - 07/14/18 05:29 AM Re: New Star Wars: Empire at War coming? [Re: PanzerMeyer]  
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Originally Posted by PanzerMeyer
Originally Posted by Raw Kryptonite

I read that the patch last year may have been to stir interest when the original dev pitched a new version to EA. Supposedly it was turned down.
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I think Disney is re-evaluating its entire SW game venture after the very disappointing sales of both SW Battlefront games.


I think Disney is re-evaluating the SW venture, period. For various reasons which are probably best left to other forums, a lot of Star Wars products, particularly some products heavily themed to the sequel trilogy, have not sold as well as expected.

#4430298 - 07/14/18 12:33 PM Re: New Star Wars: Empire at War coming? [Re: Raw Kryptonite]  
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They certainly are trying their very best to kill the goose that laid the golden egg.


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#4430397 - 07/15/18 06:08 AM Re: New Star Wars: Empire at War coming? [Re: Raw Kryptonite]  
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Looks like there’s a Ewan McGregor Obi Wan movie in the works. That has a lot of potential. I hope it’s more like Rogue One than Solo. Ewan deserves a good SW movie to himself. He was the best part of the prequels.


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