Boba Fett Fan Club

Login   Join



News

Boba Fett's "Force Unleashed"

Published (Updated )
Written by
Filed under Games

Updated - Spoiler alert here. According to The Sixth Axis, Boba Fett is not a playable character.

Boba Fett will be in The Force Unleashed II, which is available on all game systems this October. The news was special for the San Diego Comic Con.

USA Today covered the news and spoke with LucasArts' Haden Blackman about the plot:

"Darth Vader is hiring Boba Fett for this top-secret misson. Boba Fett realized that Starkiller has quite a head start on him having escaped from (cloning plant planet) Kamino so he goes after what Starkiller is probably after which is (love interest) Juno (Eclipse)," Blackman says. "It's easier for him to track down Juno than it is to track down Starkiller and use that to lure Starkiller back into Vader's clutches."

...

"Boba Fett is one of those characters that really resonates with fans," he says. "There is obviously a lot of fan favorites and it's a really, really rich universe with tons and tons of characters but Boba Fett is one of those characters that fans just keep asking for more of."

Here is a excerpt of the game's cutscene with Boba Fett and Darth Vader, presented at this year's Comic Con:

The game follows Starkiller, a secret apprentice to Darth Vader. The storyline takes place between Episode III and Episode IV.

Also see IGN for their coverage.

This is (at least) the 22nd video game that involves Boba Fett.


Enjoy this post? Consider posting it on Facebook, Twitter and Reddit or adding a comment.

There are 2 comments

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *



Latest Poll

If Boba Fett returns at all in any Star Wars movie, who should play him?
Total Votes: 456 Started: October 11, 2015 Back to Vote Screen

Saga and Story Film Timeline

  • Star Wars Episode VIII (8): Rian Johnson (writer and director)
  • Star Wars Story Film #2: protagonist is a Young Han Solo, with Christopher Miller and Phil Lord (directors) and Lawrence Kasdan and Jon Kasdan (writers) each confirmed by starwars.com on July 7, 2015
  • Star Wars Episode IX (9): Colin Trevorrow (director)
  • Star Wars Story Film #3: no protagonist and no director (after Josh Trank left the project) and Simon Kinberg (unconfirmed writer)
  • Fett Fact Check

    Is Boba Fett a Mandalorian or Does He Just Wear Mandalorian Armor?

    Is Boba Fett Dead or Alive?

    Star Wars Story Film(s)

    Follow All News

    Looking for all our news coverage? See our news archive since 1996.