Respawn Entertainment is Recruiting for a New Star Wars Jedi Game
Respawn Entertainment, the EA studio behind the popular Star Wars Jedi game series, is currently looking for new team members to work on their upcoming game.
- Principal Game Writer
- Senior VFX Artist
For the VFX Artist position, experience with Unreal Engine 5 is listed as “a big plus”.
Series director Stig Asmussen expressed his intention to create a trilogy of games. He mentioned that it’s highly likely that the third game will be developed using Unreal Engine 5.
About Star Wars Jedi Survivor
Star Wars Jedi Survivor continues the story of Cal Kestis, one of the last surviving Jedi Knights. It takes place five years after the events of the previous game, Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order.
Asmussen stated his desire to explore new locations and challenges for Cal and the crew in this game. He also hinted at potential ideas for future games beyond the trilogy.
Game Release and Updates
Despite some bugs and performance issues upon release, Survivor received positive reviews and has performed well commercially. Respawn has been actively addressing these issues through updates in recent months.
Other Star Wars Games
Respawn is also working on at least two other Star Wars games:
- An internally developed first-person shooter led by industry veteran Peter Hirschmann.
- A strategy game developed in collaboration with Bit Reactor, a new studio formed by experienced developers from XCOM and Civilization maker Firaxis Games.