Although the first movie in the Star Wars franchise aired in 1977, now is a beautiful time to be alive for a Star Wars fan. Along with developing the Star Wars storyline over the years, the sheer number of Star Wars games that have developed over the years brings you closer than ever before to your favorite characters. Board Games like Star Wars Legion is perfect for all the board game aficionados. But if PC gaming is your thing, here is a list of 10 amazing games you can play right now.
Star Wars Knights Of The Old Republic 2: The Sith Lords
Unlike its predecessor, this new and improved version of the game has a much more ambitious and riveting narrative. You can choose between the light and dark side as you battle it out with your lightsabers and recruit more and more companions to join you on your journey. This action-adventure game lets you dive headfirst into the exotic alien worlds and the philosophical narrative of Star Wars, all from within the comfort of your home.
Star Wars: Republic Commando
Ever wanted to experience life as a special ops clone trooper and serve the Galactic Empire? Here’s your chance! This highly underrated game has no Jedis; it has a mix of tactical and ground combat, all surrounded by your clone trooper. Play the game now and guide Special Ops Clone trooper RC-1138 through epic ground battles.
Star Wars: X-Wing vs. Tie Fighter
This simulation game puts you right in the pilot seat of some of the most powerful intergalactic fighter crafts. It is a purely multiplayer game consisting of epic battles in the vast darkness of space, replicating some of the most thrilling battles from the Star Wars franchise. It takes some time to get used to the complex and intricate maneuvers the game demands, but very soon, you can zip across the battlefield and crush your enemies.
Star Wars: Battlefront 2
Battlefront 2 is a top-rated multiplayer first-person shooter game that puts you right in the thick of things. The game focuses on frontline combat and has a wide variety of vehicles to operate and distinct combat roles for each player. All of this is set within the most riveting battles of the Clone Wars and the Galactic Civil War.
Star Wars Episode 1 Racer
Episode 1 introduced the world of racing in a galaxy far, far away. Now you have a chance to hone your skills in this blockbuster racing game. Don the role of Star pod racer and explore racetracks on planets along the way, all while unlocking some of your favorite characters along the way. Winnings from each race can be used to upgrade your pod racer and purchase Pit Droids to make your craft the meanest and fastest on the racetrack.
Star Wars Jedi Knight: Dark Forces 2
Fill the shoes of Rebel Mercenary Kyle Katarn on his revenge mission against the Sith who killed his father. This game sees Katarn become a powerful Jedi with high-intensity FPS action against the Empire.
Star Wars: Rogue Squadron
This game is another flight simulator that puts you in the cockpit of some iconic Star Wars vessels. You can fly over the battlefield and rain hell on enemy ground troops or engage in intense air combat in the nothingness of space.
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order
Set in a timeline immediately after Episode III, this game has one of the most satisfying combat sequences among all the Star Wars Games out there. It revolves around trainee Jedi Cal Kestis and is a single-player game with an engaging storyline. It allows you to explore the galaxy along with a robot side-kick and use your force powers to do good.
Lego Star Wars: The Complete Saga
A unique game best played in local co-op format, Lego Star Wars encompasses Episodes I to VI of the Star Wars Franchise. The game has some engaging good-natured humor and requires you to solve puzzles on the way to defeating the empire. The custom character creator feature makes the gameplay that much more exciting.
Star Wars: Empire at War
This game is easily one of the best strategy games out there. It has a campaign map with numerous planets, allowing you to research new technologies and create planetary defenses in an epic strategy game. Battles take place both on the ground and in the air, culminating in an assault on the Death Star, all while exploring the numerous personal relationships that form the crux of the Star Wars Universe.