Thu, Jul 16, 2009 | 17:45 BST
LucasArts to reveal “exclusive Star Wars announcements” at Comic-Con
Comic-Con is seriously looking like the place to be next week, what with LucasArts announcing that it will be there showing off loads of stuff along with “several world exclusive announcements at the Star Wars Spectacular keynote on Friday”.
Those in attendance can expect: Hands-on time with Star Wars The Clone Wars: Republic Heroes and LEGO Indiana Jones 2: The Adventure Continues, an Old Republic mini-comic and The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition signings, trailer showings, and The Old Republic Panel.
We will be covering this from our comfy desk chairs at home, damn it, so be sure check in with us while it’s on-going.
Full thing through the jump.
Comic-Con International is fast approaching and LucasArts has a ton of great things planned for this year’s show. If you’re going to be in San Diego for the show, be sure to check out the following things they have have planned.
Hands-On with Star Wars The Clone Wars: Republic Heroes and LEGO Indiana Jones 2: The Adventure Continues
Get your first ever chance to play both games at the LucasArts booth, all day and every day of the show! Wield the power of the force on the Xbox 360 and Wii for Star Wars The Clone Wars: Republic Heroes and build, battle and brawl your way through some of the most memorable Indiana Jones moments on the Xbox 360 for LEGO Indiana Jones 2: The Adventure Continues. Key members of the development team will also be on-hand to answer your questions, be interviewed and walk you through both titles.
Star Wars: The Old Republic Mini-Comic Signing
Meet Dark Horse artist Alex Sanchez and BioWare writer Rob Chestney as they sign your very own Star Wars: The Old Republic mini-comic from 2-3 PM Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition signing
LucasArts Producer Craig Derrick, Art Director Jeff Sangalli, and Artist Dela Longfish will be on hand to sign some special The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition loot Thursday through Sunday from 11AM to Noon.
Star Wars Day: The Old Republic Panel
Learn first-hand the secrets of making Star Wars: The Old Republic in Room 7AB from 1 to 2 PM on Friday. Panel attendees include the following: Jake Neri — Producer at LucasArts, Hall Hood — Senior Writer at BioWare, Alexander Freed — Managing Editor at BioWare, Dallas Dickinson — Senior Content Producer at BioWare, and Jeff Dobson — Art Director at BioWare
Star Wars: The Old Republic Trailer Showings
Watch the ground-breaking and celebrated video trailer for Star Wars: The Old Republic at the Lucasfilm booth Saturday and Sunday at 11 AM, 1PM, 3PM and 5PM.
Star Wars Spectacular World Exclusive Announcements
There will be several world exclusive announcements at the Star Wars Spectacular keynote on Friday from 5:15 PM to 6:15 PM in Hall H. Game fans, be sure to mark your calendars and be in attendance!