Star Wars: Jedi Challenges Adds Content from The Last Jedi, Including Porgs

When we reviewed Star Wars: Jedi Challenges last month, we expected that Lenovo and Disney would be pushing out new content for the system over time. They haven’t disappointed us, and have just announced that new content is coming that is inspired by Star Wars Episode 8 The Last Jedi.

Star Wars: Jedi Challenges Adds Content from The Last Jedi, Including Porgs

This update includes a new planet, new film characters, new levels of Strategic Combat, a new assault mode, and even PORGS. The update will be available for free via the Jedi Challenges mobile app come January.

Read on for more details of the update.

  • New Lightsaber Duel – Players can duel two elite Praetorian Guards featured in The Last Jedi. This is the first time Jedi Challenges players will duel two characters at the same time.
  • New Planet for Strategic Combat – Three thrilling new levels of Strategic Combat set on Crait, a brand new planet that debuts in the film, will come with the update. Battle new enemies and vehicles including the formidable First Order AT-M6 walker.
  • New Content in Assault mode – All-new enemies and levels will be introduced, including the First Order Stormtrooper Executioner and Riot Control Stormtrooper.
  • Introduction of Porgs – Players will be rewarded with fan-favorite porgs in augmented reality.

Update 01/29/18: The update is available now for both the iOS and Android versions of the Jedi Challenges app.

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