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Star Wars, Monkey Island, and other LucasArts classics getting collector’s editions

Limited Run Games announces slate of physical releases at E3

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Indie publisher Limited Run Games is reviving more than a dozen old-school Star Wars games with physical collector’s edition re-releases, the company announced Monday during its E3 2019 press briefing.

The lineup will kick off June 28 with the release of Star Wars: Bounty Hunter on PlayStation 4. (It has been available digitally on the PlayStation Store for years as a PS2 Classic converted to PS4, but Limited Run, of course, is offering a disc version.)

Limited Run is planning to release some of the collector’s editions on the games’ original platforms. 1991’s Star Wars on the NES and Game Boy will also be available June 28, while 1996’s Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire and 1999’s Star Wars Episode I: Racer are both coming to Windows PC and Nintendo 64. In a blog post, Limited Run said it will release “elaborate Collector’s Edition packages every month” for the games in question, which also include non-Star Wars titles from LucasArts such as Monkey Island.

Here’s the list of LucasArts games that Limited Run is re-releasing:

  • The Curse of Monkey Island (PC)
  • Monkey Island 2 Special Edition: LeChuck’s Revenge (PC)
  • The Secret of Monkey Island (PC)
  • The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition (PC)
  • Star Wars (NES, Game Boy)
  • Star Wars: Bounty Hunter (PS4)
  • Star Wars: Dark Forces (PC)
  • Star Wars Episode I: Racer (PC, N64)
  • Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back (NES, Game Boy)
  • Star Wars: Jedi Knight (PC)
  • Star Wars Jedi Knight 2 - Jedi Outcast (PC)
  • Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy (PC)
  • Star Wars: Racer Revenge (PS4)
  • Star Wars: Rebel Assault (PC)
  • Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire (PC, N64)
  • Star Wars: TIE Fighter (PC)
  • Star Wars: X-Wing (PC)

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