The best Star Wars games in history
Star wars It is, in addition to one of the best licenses in cinema, created by director and producer George Lucas, one of the most interesting video game franchises. At the cinematographic level, it is getting bigger and bigger thanks to all the films and series that Disney recently launched, which is also happening in its collection of video games, which is already very popular around the world.
Although over time there will be a lot more video games the Star Wars license it will turn out, for the moment and the collection being so large that we can already make a list of the best games of the saga. In October, Star Wars Squadrons went on sale with a very good reception from the public, but there are many more better games of this license that we can mention.
10. Rogue Squadron III: Rebel Strike
The third episode of this license was also the last and the most complete. Launched in GameCube, the game sported for the time spectacular graphics, which are still quite solvent today – it has not aged badly. The good thing about this third part is that for the first time phases that were not just space battles were included: phases on foot, phases of speeder motorcycles, a phase with AT-ST, etc. In addition, all the missions of Rogue Squadron II to defeat in cooperative mode.
9. Star Wars: The Power of the Force
Also known as Force unleashedThis adventure license with hack and slash touches has seen several episodes where the use of force powers has centered the gameplay. In video games we control a character much loved by fans, Starkiller, a young apprentice of Darth Vader little by little this uncovers the whole truth about his past and his mentor. Vader uses his disciple to accomplish the Great Jedi Purge, until something changes his mind and he becomes a young Padawan.
8. Star Wars: Empire at War
Once again we are faced with a case which, due to its gender, might go unnoticed and be little appreciated by the mass of fans, but we are faced with a great quality title. Star Wars: Empire At War is a real-time strategy video game, unlike most titles in the saga where adventure and shooting games are the most common genre. Released in 2006 and developed by the creators of Command & Conquer, the player faces intense strategy battles between Galactic Empire and the Rebel Alliance with all kinds of units, from clone troopers to big AT-ATs, in a time slot between Episode III and Episode IV.
7. Star Wars: The Old Republic
Again, we’re talking about BioWare and KOTOR, since Star Wars: the Old Republic is kind of a spiritual successor of those classic role-playing video games. In the case of SWTOR, we’re talking about an MMO, a massively multiplayer online game that connects players around the world with the same story and a huge license-based world. The game’s plot is set in the days of the Old Republic, roughly 3,600 years before the events of the film series. Prepare to visit planets like Alderaan, Tatooine, Coruscant u Hoth
6. Star Wars Squadrons
Star Wars Squadrons is the most recent game under this license and there are already many that have given it a very high rating. this game multi platform allows us to engage in first-person space battles in a universe where the Galactic Empire is coming to an end.
5. Star Wars Episode I: Racer
While this is a title steeped in the futuristic speed genre, the truth is, the quality of this should not be underestimated. Star Wars Racer seen on consoles like Nintendo 64, Dreamcast, PC or arcade machines. At the time, it was a success, showing a quality that equated it with great representatives of the genre such as F-Zero. Too bad this spinoff hasn’t had more deliveries over the years, as there’s a lot of juice coming out of pod races. There are already users who create their versions of the game with Unreal Engine 4.
4. Star Wars: Battlefront II
Star Wars: Battlefront is another of the great historical sagas of the license, being probably the best game in the saga and one of the least criticized. Star Wars: Battlefront II, but the 2005 version. It was an FPS developed by Pandemic studios
3. Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order
This Star Wars action-adventure game arrived in 2019, being one of the most sought-after games at the time. Unlike the Battlefront games of this saga, this one dives directly into the world of Star Wars and allows us to put ourselves in the shoes of Cal Kestis, a surviving Padawan who must complete his training before the Empire finally puts an end to the control of the universe.
2. Rogue Squadron II: Rogue Leader
Rogue Squadron is a license that will appear on our list multiple times. There have been three main episodes released in this sub-series – some more if you count some spin-offs – and three are the titles we’ll be adding to the best Star Wars video games. For many Rogue Squadron II: Rogue Leader is the best in the whole series, especially for its variety of missions. They were all focused on space missions where the spaceship battles were amazing.
1. Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic I and II
Caballeros de la Antigua República o Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic, also known as KOTOR, is a subset of the Space License which has seen two episodes of excellent quality. For many, these are the best Star Wars games of all time, being RPGs that not only revolutionized the license, but the genre as well. Both parts were created by the best RPG studios of the time and even today: KOTOR I was developed by BioWare and KOTOR II was developed by Obsidian Entertainment.