Jedi Academy released on PS4 and Switch


from Karsten Scholz
Update 2: Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy for PS4 and Nintendo Switch has also been released. Update: Jedi Outcast: Jedi Knight II was released yesterday, September 24th, for PS4 and Nintendo Switch. Original: Via Twitter, those responsible for Playstation announced yesterday that the Star Wars classic Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast will appear on Playstation 4 with a modernized control. When? On September 24th. Oh, and Jedi Academy should come too, but not until 2020. Here all the details!

Update from March 27, 2020:
It took a little while, but finally the classic Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy for Playstation 4 and Nintendo Switch has been released. On the Sony console the fun should cost 23.99 euros, 19.99 euros are due on the switch. The developers promise modernized controls and multiplayer modes for up to 16 players for the newly released version of the game. They also announced that Star Wars Episode I: Racer will soon be released for the current consoles.

Source: Playstation blog

Update from September 25, 2019:
As announced, the Star Wars classic Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast is yesterday for the Playstation 4 appeared. The price is 9.99 euros. In a published in parallel Blog post The developers announced that Jedi Outcast will have trophies. Furthermore, the second part of the Jedi Knight series is also for the Nintendo Switch appeared. Here the price for the download is currently 8.99 euros.

Original message from September 05, 2019:
Star Wars fans, watch out! Two of the best Star Wars titles of all time will soon land on Playstation 4. Via Twitter, the people in charge of Playstation announced yesterday – on September 4th – that the Star Wars classic Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast with a modernized control will appear on Playstation 4. When? On September 24th. However, only the single player campaign with its 24 missions should be available. The multiplayer mode must remain outside.

Jedi Knight II was originally released on PC, Xbox and the Gamecube in 2002. You can find out more details about Jedi Knight 2 in the following two videos:

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Star Wars Jedi Knight 2: Jedi Outcast turns 15! Here is our retro let's play!

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Star Wars Jedi Knight 2: Jedi Outcast – The original 2002 test video

In the course of the subsequent Twitter discussion, the developers of Aspyr also revealed that Jedi Academy should also be released on Playstation 4 in early 2020. The 2003 Star Wars game, also known as Jedi Knight 3, will then be offered with the multiplayer modes at that time. What does it look like: are you in the mood to experience the old classics on the PS4? Let us know in the comments!

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