The popular Xbox 360 video game, Star Wars: The Force Unleashed, is available to download for free for Xbox Live Gold subscribers as part of the monthly Games With Gold promotional campaign. The game is playable on the Xbox 360 and the Xbox One due to the console’s support for backwards compatibility for numerous 360 titles.
Star Wars: The Force Unleashed features an original story set between the third and fourth Star Wars films and stars Sam Witwer as a new apprentice to Darth Vader. Here’s the official game description:
The Star Wars saga continues in Star Wars: The Force Unleashed! Take on the role of Darth Vader’s “Secret Apprentice” in a new chapter of the saga set during the largely unexplored era between Star Wars: Episode III Revenge of the Sith and Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope. Unleash over-the-top Force powers and devastating attack combos on enemies with unique behaviors and reactions every single time you play. Metal bends like metal, wood splinters like wood, and glass shatters like glass as you unleash the Force like never before. Scour the galaxy and defeat Jedi Masters on familiar worlds, including Cloud City, and on strange new worlds, such as the junk planet Raxus Prime. Destroy all who stand in your way in your ultimate quest to do Darth Vader’s bidding. Star Wars: The Force Unleashed allows you to feel the power of the Force like never before in a brand new Star Wars story where your decisions could change the ultimate destiny of the galaxy.
Are you a fan of Star Wars: The Force Unleashed and would you like to see more games made for this series? Let us know in the comments below.