During the PlayStation Showcase today, developer Aspyr announced a remake for Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic. The received a short trailer, which showed Darth Revan.
Aspyr has already made several modern-day ports of popular Star Wars games, like Star Wars: Episode 1 Racer, Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast, and Star Wars: Republic Commando. Knights of the Old Republic Remake will be the first big remake being developed by the studio.
The trailer doesn’t reveal a comparison between the original and the remake, but that will likely happen when the game comes closer to the soft release date.
The original Knights of the Old Republic–which was first developed by BioWare–is considered to be one of the Star Wars games of all time. The game takes place long before the events of The Phantom Menace, and you explore the galaxy where a Sith armada is attempting to destroy the Republic.
Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic is scheduled to launch for PS5. There was no mention of a PS4 release.