Fresh from Gameloft comes LEGO Star Wars: Castaways reports Starwars.com, which has just made the official reveal of this new children’s game that is exclusively available with an Apple Arcade subscription.
Set on a mysterious new planet, players can team up with other players (aka castaways) to solve puzzles, battle enemies and fly Microfighters amongst the ruins of an ancient civilization to help save the community of castaways.
While this French mobile-phone game developer has produced a LEGO title in the past, this is their only Star Wars game to date. On top of this milestone, this children’s game is the very first LEGO Star Wars game of its kind, with players enjoying classic LEGO Star Wars action and hanging out in a safe social space.
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Explore a mysterious new planet and meet new friends along the way in LEGO® Star Wars™: Castaways. By customizing their character, fans can live out their Star Wars fantasies in the first social, action-adventure LEGO Star Wars game, available only on Apple Arcade.
Build your own in-game LEGO minifigure from hundreds of LEGO pieces in a new Star Wars game on Apple Arcade. Discover a secret world, now home to fellow Castaways, and build a life in this new home! Explore a new island, meet new characters, race Microfighters and even throw a dance party on the island! Team up or play solo and immerse yourself in simulations, recorded by the technology of an ancient civilization, spanning moments across the Star Wars universe. Battle foes, solve puzzles, build your skills in battle arenas and learn to pilot your way through flight simulations! Unearth mysteries and discover a growing threat to life on the planet.
Join the ranks of Castaways and write your Star Wars destiny in a new, never-before-seen LEGO Star Wars adventure!
• Explore a new LEGO Star Wars story: Meet a thriving group of Castaways on a long-abandoned secret planet. Discover moments from across the galaxy, recorded by an ancient civilization, and find the key to solving a mysterious threat to life on the planet.
• Create your unique LEGO Star Wars minifigure: Customize your unique LEGO Star Wars character from hundreds of collectible pieces in the game. Mix and match parts from iconic costumes, and show off your creativity and collection.
• Relive Star Wars moments: Play through simulations of key Star Wars moments across iconic locations, mastering skills and defeating enemies!
• Play with friends online: Play with fellow Castaways and participate in fun activities on the Island! Communicate with friends through LEGO Emotes in the Social Hub. Challenge parents, siblings, and friends in the Hippodrome, or join forces to complete quests to earn rewards.
Gamers can play individually or work together, challenge friends and family or just hang out in the social hub where they can use special LEGO emoticons to chat.
Available from November 19th, LEGO Star Wars: Castaways is exclusive to Apple Arcade, a subscription-based video game service that costs $4.99 a month.
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Having enjoyed playing with LEGO from his earliest years, Jeremy started collecting LEGO Star Wars in 1999 when the theme was first released. He has shared his thoughts and opinions on LEGO via a number of websites – including starwars.com, rebelscum.com and brickset.com – contributed to the LEGO Star Wars: The Visual Dictionary series and served the LEGO Ambassador Network as a Recognised LEGO Fan Media representative.