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Apr 8th
2013

Raven Releases Source Code For Star Wars Jedi Knight Games

“A Gift To The Persistently Loyal Fanbase”

Raven Software and its parent company Activision have released the source code for PC games Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast and Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy.

The decision to release the code was made “for people to learn from and play with” following yesterday’s closure of LucasArts.

Raven said in a statement issued to Kotaku: “Raven is sad to hear about the closing of LucasArts, we respected them and enjoyed working with them over the years.

“We wish the best for all the talented people who were let go and hope they find good work in studios in the industry.

“We loved and appreciated the experience of getting to make Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast and Jedi Academy for LucasArts.

“As a gift to the persistently loyal fanbase for our Jedi games and in memory of LucasArts, we are releasing the source code for both games for people to enjoy and play with.”

You can download the code for Jedi Outcast here and Jedi Academy here.

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