Rumor: Mandalorian Game Is In The Works For Xbox By Doom Developer

Id Software could be bringing the Star Wars character exclusively to Xbox.

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  • Id Software is reportedly working on a Mandalorian game for Xbox according to an insider.
  • This title will be exclusive to the Microsoft console and is rumored to target a 2024 or 2025 launch.
  • Id Software is known for working on FPS titles and shooting games, with Doom Eternal being its last effort.

According to leaker eXtas1s, Doom developer id Software is working on a Mandalorian video game exclusively for Xbox consoles. The insider expanded on this rumor, saying that the developer is targeting a 2024 or 2025 release date for this licensed Star Wars project. However, do keep in mind, that this news should be taken with a grain of salt.

As a lot of you already know, id Software is widely known for its FPS title Doom, the latest entry of which came out in 2020. The developer has also worked on many other popular First-person shooter games like Quake and Wolfenstein. Doom Eternal, the last title from id Software, made $450 million in revenue and got several Game of the Year nominations.

Hence, the developer is probably the best candidate to handle a Mandalorian Star Wars game both due to its successful track record and experience with FPS titles. Furthermore, as the report states, the game will also be an Xbox exclusive, giving the brand a slight edge over PlayStation and Sony.


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Just recently, the Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic remake, which was going to be exclusive to PlayStation 5, was canceled by the Japanese company to the dismay of fans. The remake was highly anticipated due to how acclaimed the original title was and as it belonged to the Star Wars IP, PlayStation 5 was certainly going to sell some consoles off its back.

Now, Microsoft has a licensed Star Wars game lined up as an Xbox Series X|S exclusive, while Sony does not. Furthermore, The Mandalorian TV series on Disney+ has also made a lot of the general audience a fan of the character and has been a critical and commercial success. Hence, if this Star Wars game is developed well, it will certainly bring success to Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S.

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