Star Wars Episode l: Racer Available Now for Switch & PS4

Aspyr announced today that Star Wars Episode l: Racer is now available for digital purchase on the Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4.

“Get ready to start your engines because one of the galaxy’s most dangerous races is on with the launch of Star Wars Episode l: Racer,” Elizabeth Howard, vice president of publishing at Aspyr, said in a press release. “Now on Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 for the first time, we can’t wait to see fans reactions as they experience this Nintendo 64 classic on modern platforms.”

Star Wars Episode l: Racer lets players take control of a podracer, speeding through flaming methane lakes, Tusken Raider assaults, anti-gravity tunnels, and more.

The game includes 25 playable racers including Anakin Skywalker, Sebulba and Ratts Tyerell, Race tracks spanning eight planets including Tatooine, Baroonda, and Malastare, a single-player campaign and split-screen multiplayer. Players will also be able to upgrade podracers with the held of pit droids.