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Star Wars 1313 trademark abandoned late December

Posted: 20.01.2014 by Technet2k

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Lucasfilm has abandoned the once promising Star Wars 1313 project as ownership of the trademark was relinquished December 23rd, 2013. The trademark is now in the Sarlacc pit of the public domain.

LucasArts closed down last year following purchase by Disney who now controls Star Wars, and Star Wars 1313 was scrapped. It was to feature fan-favourite Boba Fett.

Report: EA Canada recruiting for "next gen open world" Star Wars game

Posted: 28.11.2013 by Technet2k

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According to well-placed Bothan spies, EA Canada is recruiting for a "major new next gen open world action game," with the recruiter confirming it was for a Star Wars project. EA Canada is the third studio on the IP.

EA has confirmed DICE and Visceral working on Star Wars, however the position at EA Canada may in fact be joint as "multi-site development" experience is wanted.

Star Wars 1313 was to have starred Boba Fett after all

Posted: 29.09.2013 by JonahFalcon

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One of the casualties of the fall of LucasArts was an action-adventure game set in the seedy underworld of Coruscant, Star Wars 1313. The protagonist had been announced publicly as a run-of-the-mill bounty hunter, but unbeknownst to the public, George Lucas had mandated that the bounty hunter be Boba Fett himself.

Star Wars 1313 can be saved by another publisher, Disney says

Posted: 03.04.2013 by JonahFalcon

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Star Wars 1313 was cancelled by Disney during its closing of LucasArts, but it can still be revived, according to a rep - provided the new publisher pays them for the license, develops it themselves, and gives Disney a cut in the profits.

Disney shuts down LucasArts, cancels Star Wars 1313, Star Wars: First Assault [UPDATE]

Posted: 03.04.2013 by JonahFalcon

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Shocking news: Disney has shut down LucasArts and has cancelled Star Wars 1313 and Star Wars: First Assault.