Star Wars Outlaws will finally be released on August 30

Ubisoft's Star Wars action-adventure game finally has an official release date!

ONE Store Beta Now Available

After revealing its launch window, Ubisoft finally announced the official August 30 release date of Star Wars Outlaws, the upcoming Star Wars action-adventure game.

To go along with the game’s official release date announcement, Ubisoft shared a new story trailer that gives fans a better taste of what to expect in this upcoming Star Wars game.

Check out the new trailer here:

Star Wars Outlaws is shaping up to be a must-play for Star Wars fans as it’s a singleplayer experience that features third-person gameplay, an open-world, and branching dialogue.

As for its setting, the game’s story takes place between The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi. Specifically, it follows the scoundrel Kay Vess along with her companion Nix as they attempt a massive heist.

The game’s premise is described as:

During this era, the Empire’s rule is distracted by the rebellion that won’t quit, leading to a golden age for the underworld. As a skilled thief, Kay’s antics catch the attention of Sliro, the leader of a new, foreboding criminal syndicate Zerek Besh. After Sliro places a bounty on Kay’s head, Kay and Nix are offered their one shot at freedom – pull off one of the greatest heists of all time. Kay and Nix will need to navigate the underworld across the galaxy, building their reputation with legendary criminal organizations including the Pyke Syndicate, the Hutt Cartel, the Ashiga Clan** and Crimson Dawn to earn the support they need to finish the job.

Along with the trailer, Ubisoft also revealed the contents of the game’s Standard, Gold, and Ultimate Editions. They include:

  • Standard Edition
    • Base game
  • Gold Edition
    • Base game
    • Season Pass (Includes 2 DLCs, the “Jabba’s Gambit” exclusive mission at launch and the “Kessel Runner Character Pack” cosmetic pack)
    • Up to 3 days early access*
  • Ultimate Edition:
    • Base game
    • Season Pass (Includes 2 DLCs, the “Jabba’s Gambit” exclusive mission at launch and the “Kessel Runner Character Pack” cosmetic pack)
    • Sabacc Shark Bundle: includes cosmetics for Kay, her blaster, Nix, Kay’s Speeder and the “Trailblazer” spaceship
    • Rogue Infiltrator Bundle: includes cosmetics for Kay, Nix, Kay’s speeder and the “Trailblazer
    • Digital art book: A selection of the game’s concept art and visuals, including unique cinematic storyboards
    • Up to 3 days early access

Star Wars Outlaws is coming to PS5, Xbox Series X|S, and PC on August 30, 2024.