After being under the reign of the owners of the happiest place on Earth, things aren’t looking so happy for game publisher LucasArts. Barely 6 months after acquiring the company, Disney announced the closure of LucasArts today with “layoffs across the organization”, according to an official statement released by Disney to GameInformer. LucasArts was obtained as part of the purchase of Lucasfilm Ltd back in October 2012 for a sum of $4 billion.
Star Wars 1313 hub
Star Wars 1313 is a third person action and adventure video game announced at the 2012 E3 video game convention, and it sounds like it may be set for a 2013 release. This is according to a post, which has since been taken down, by PlayStation Germany on Facebook which read “Star Wars 1313 will arrive in 2013 for PlayStation 3”.