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Star Wars ™: The Force Unleashed™ Out Now on Nintendo Switch™

Aspyr and Lucasfilm Games bring you an epic action-adventure classic with intense multiplayer Duels and immersive Joy-Con™ motion controls
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AUSTIN, Texas April 20, 2022 — Aspyr and Lucasfilm Games have announced that the Nintendo Wii™ edition of the classic action-adventure game Star Wars™: The Force Unleashed™ is available today on Nintendo Switch™ for $19.99. Become Starkiller, Darth Vader’s secret apprentice, and set out on a dangerous mission to hunt down and destroy the Jedi.

Star Wars: The Force Unleashed is a riveting untold story set in the time between Star Wars™ Episode III: Revenge of the Sith and Star Wars™ Episode IV: A New Hope. Join the dark side and dive into a thrilling saga with devastating lightsaber combos, fierce multiplayer Duels, and support for Nintendo Switch Joy-Con™ motion controls.

Key Features:

  • Play as Darth Vader's secret apprentice and destroy all who stand in your way on your quest to serve Lord Vader.
  • Unleash epic Force powers and lightsaber combos with optional Nintendo Switch Joy-Con motion controls.
  • Battle your friends in local multiplayer Duel Mode to determine the galaxy’s most powerful Jedi, with 27 characters to choose from!
  • Travel the Star Wars galaxy and defeat powerful Jedi Masters across a variety of iconic locations, including Cloud City, the Wookiee homeworld Kashyyyk, the floral planet Felucia, and the junk world of Raxus Prime.

Aspyr and Lucasfilm Games have also partnered with Limited Run Games to release physical Standard, Premium and Master editions of Star Wars: The Force Unleashed for Nintendo Switch. Both the Premium and Master editions include a number of exclusive items for fans and collectors. For more information on these products, available to pre-order now for a limited time, visit

Star Wars: The Force Unleashed is rated T (Teen) by the ESRB. For the latest news, follow us on Facebook and Twitter @AspyrMedia.

About Aspyr
Aspyr is a leading video game publishing and development partner focused on maximizing the potential of games across all platforms for all players. Today the company supports a growing network of partners that includes many of the industry’s leading entertainment IP holders, publishers, developers, and technology providers. Aspyr is a standalone entity under Saber Interactive, an Embracer Group company. Aspyr is based in Austin, Texas. For more information, visit

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Media Contact
Dan Ketterer
Sandbox Strategies for Aspyr
[email protected]

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