Aspyr announced today that Star Wars Episode l: Racer is now available for digital purchase on Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 for $14.99.
The classic Nintendo 64 racing game, based on the podracing sequence in Star Wars™: The Phantom Menace™, is back with modernized controls.
Now, this is podracing! Check out the new Star Wars Episode l: Racer launch trailer.
“Get ready to start your engines because one of the galaxy’s most dangerous races is on with the launch of Star Wars Episode l: Racer,” said Elizabeth Howard, vice president of publishing at Aspyr. “Now on Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 for the first time, we can’t wait to see fans reactions as they experience this Nintendo 64 classic on modern platforms.”
About Star Wars Episode l: Racer
It’s a race unlike any other! Star Wars Episode l: Racer lets players take control of a podracer, speeding through flaming methane lakes, Tusken Raider assaults, anti-gravity tunnels, and much more in a pulse-pounding, do-or-die fight to the finish line.
25 playable racers including Anakin Skywalker, Sebulba, and Ratts Tyerell
Race tracks spanning eight unique planets including Tatooine, Baroonda, and Malastare
Players can work with pit droids to upgrade their podracer for higher top speeds and acceleration
Discover short-cuts and secrets to master lap times
Play single-player campaigns or multiplayer via split-screen