Aspyr Media Lead Producer Ryan Treadwell in publication on the official PlayStation blog shared the first details of the Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic remake announced last night.
According to Treadwell, the Aspyr Media team is rebuilding the iconic BioWare RPG from scratch in a new format (“With modern technologies, functions, graphics”), while trying to keep “The integrity of the plot and characters”…
In particular, Treadwell calls the upcoming remake of Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic “A massive rethinking, covering almost every aspect” the original Knights of the Old Republic.
“Although it has been almost 20 years since its debut, KOTOR is still one of the most adored games of all time. And now that new horizons have opened up for the Star Wars universe, the fan community is even more eager to return to the legendary era of captivating stories and drive. “– explained Treadwell.
The producer added that the Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic remake is still in the early stages of production, which is likely to explain the austere teaser trailer.
It is also reported that the Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic reimagining team consists of “True industry veterans” along with several contributors to the development of the original version.
A remake of Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic announced for PC and PlayStation 5. The game is being created in partnership with Lucasfilm Games and Sony Interactive Entertainment, and therefore is a temporary console exclusive for the Japanese console.