Star Wars: Uprising, which is being created by Kabam and in collaboration with Disney and Lucasfilm, is a new game coming to your mobile devices - the first set to take place after the events of Return of the Jedi and before The Force Awakens. Star Wars Uprising will be a Role Playing Game set for iOS and Android devices in the near future, is available for pre-registration with the beta to be rolled out in the coming weeks.
Story Update: What happened to Star Wars: Uprising?
Update: Unfortunatley, Star Wars: Uprising was Shut down on November 17, 2016. This left many of the plot points with little-to-no ending for players.
Original Story is below:
The setting for Star Wars: Uprising falls in the Anoat Sector, which includes Hoth and Cloud City, and will set place following the events of the Battle of Endor and the death of Emperor Palpatine.
Players will have a wide range (hundreds we're told) of abilities as well as collect iconic Start Wars great to create their own heroes, with the ability to play as a Smuggler, Bounty Hunter, Rebel Guerilla, Diplomat, Gambler, or create a class all their own!
Players will be able to create their own unique character to go on missions and build up their gear and skills, and put together a crew and cartel in order to join in on the sector-wide battles that will dictate the future of Star Wars: Uprising's in-game Universe.
On top of that, if you want to play with friends, you'll also be able to play real-time co-op with them in the fight against the Empire.
“Star Wars: Uprising is a deep role playing game (RPG) experience that will immerse players in the Star Wars universe during a unique time following the fall of Darth Vader and Emperor Palpatine,” says Kabam Vice President Aaron Loeb about the game.
“The Kabam RPG Studio has taken its collective experience and passion for role playing games to focus on creating a unique and immersive gameplay experience for Star Wars fans and RPG gamers around the world.”
The Star Wars: Uprising official website can be found at PlayStarWarsUprising.com where you can find more information about the locations, characters, and factions. Should you pre-register, you'll have the ability to vote on changes and additions to the game, which will be added to your account after the game is live! On top of that, you can even win exclusive prizes, such as a Storm Trooper helmet!