Celebration V: Force Unleashed 2 Panel Report

UPDATED!tfucover

The following is a report from the The Force Unleashed 2 panel from Star Wars Celebration V. Information was reported by EUCantina staff from the panel, via Twitter or email. Be ready for more updates as the week continues!

  • Packed room for TFU II. Some exclusives coming.
  • Again, sound at Digital Stage is amazing. Great as they reshow TFU II trailer.
  • Going over story basics, including all known clone info. Starkiller still has memories of TFU I.
  • Spoiler – Starkiller starts off fighting proxy like droids to test him. One turns into Juno, and he can’t kill her. He then escapes Kamino.
  • SpoilerStarkiller steals Vader’s TIE Advanced to escape Kamino.
  • Spoiler – Cato Neimodia battle arena, where Kota has been stuck fighting for 7 days.
  • Spoiler – Starkiller and Kota fight the Garog in a freefall. Starkiller smashes through its body.
  • Clip of Yoda in TFU II showed. Same clip that surfaced online yesterday.
  • Starkiller has visions in the cave on Dagobah of other Starkillers and bad things happening to Juno.
  • Clip of Boba and Vader being shown.
  • Starting up the Xbox for gameplay. Looks good. Many graphics improvements.
  • Starkiller is not just cutting the stormtroopers. Arms and leg removal and decapitation included.
  • LucasArts is showing off the peripherals for #TFU2… is that a PS Move controller?
  • Vader has trouble letting go of things… including Starkiller.
  • You get to steal Darth Vader’s TIE Advanced X-1.
  • Decapitated Kowakian Monkey Lizard confirmed for #TFU2.
  • The Gorog eats Rancors for breakfast.
  • The Rogue Shadow has been revamped.
  • As recently announced, Yoda and Dagobah will be in #TFU2. They look amazingly good!
  • In #TFU2, Starkiller doesn’t know who Yoda is. It’s very similar to ESB.
  • Vader wants his clone and TIE fighter back. Boba Fett is brought in to help.
  • It’s time for a gameplay demo. Cato Neimoidia.
  • #TFU2 looks amazing! Challenge mode looks cool.
  • Better multiplayer in the Wii version of #TFU2. No multiplayer on Xbox 360 and PS3.
  • No DLC announcements at this time.
  • Moral choices are back in #TFU2.
  • #TFU2 game length will be similar to the first game… challenge modes will extend the length even more.
  • Stay tuned for more!

Source: @eucantina.net

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