A new Star Wars arena multiplayer game is coming to Nintendo Switch

A brand-new Star Wars multiplayer arena video game is pertaining to Nintendo Change. Star Wars: Hunters was exposed throughout the February Nintendo Direct stream, and will be totally free to play when it launches at some point later on this year.

Nintendo’s statement trailer didn’t expose much about the video game besides its name. The trailer appears to be occur on a sandy world — perhaps Tatooine? — in what seemed a hidden-away arena created for some type of illegal offers or battling. As the cam tracks through the corridor we get peeks of a character holding lightsabers, a stormtrooper, and a Wookie. Lastly, the cam stops on a huge door which opens to expose a smoky battleground filled with lightsabers and laser fire.

According to the statement trailer’s YouTube description, Star Wars: Hunters will be a free-to-play squad-based arena battle video game — which is most likely what we saw at the end of the trailer. Based upon the logo design at the end of the trailer, the video game seems established by Zynga, the designer best understood for social video games like Farmville.

Star Wars: Hunters doesn’t have a company release date yet, however is set up to come out at some point later on this year, so we need to get some more info in the future. According to the video game’s site, it will likewise be pertaining to iOS and Android together with Change.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.