LucasArts “keeping a close eye” on Kinect, Move for internal development

By Johnny Cullen, Monday, 6 June 2011 09:03 GMT

LucasArts boss Paul Meegan has said the company is watching both Kinect and PlayStation Move closely in regards to using both motion controllers for internal development.

“There are some obvious opportunities. We’re keeping a close eye on the tech,” Meegan told MCV.

LucasArts has licensed out the Star Wars brand to Ghostbusters developers Terminal Reality for a Kinect game that will be published by Microsoft Game Studios. Details of the game emerged overnight, with more to come during Microsoft’s E3 press conference tonight.

Meegan says that its been “working closely” with MGS and Terminal Reality to “create a completely new Star Wars experience for the Kinect audience.”

Get more details on the MS presser here.

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