Star Wars Episode I: Racer Celebrates Release with Launch Trailer

Star Wars Episode I: Racer

Game company Aspyr is proud to announce the launch of popular remaster of classic Nintendo 64 racing game Star Wars Episode I: Racer with a new launch trailer.

The game is now available for digital purchase on Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 on its respective online stores for only $14.99.

About Star Wars Episode l: Racer

It’s a race unlike any other! Star Wars Episode l: Racer lets players take control of a podracer, speeding through flaming methane lakes, Tusken Raider assaults, anti-gravity tunnels, and much more in a pulse-pounding, do-or-die fight to the finish line.


• 25 playable racers including Anakin Skywalker, Sebulba, and Ratts Tyerell
• Race tracks spanning eight unique planets including Tatooine, Baroonda, and Malastare
• Players can work with pit droids to upgrade their podracer for higher top speeds and acceleration
• Discover short-cuts and secrets to master lap times
• Play single-player campaigns or multiplayer via split-screen

Aspyr Vice President of Publishing Elizabeth Howard stated:

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. “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.

Source: Press Release

Check out the launch trailer here:

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