‘Star Wars: Episode I – Racer’ Brings Podracing to Nintendo Switch and PS4

Published on Mar 26, 2020

‘Star Wars: Episode I – Racer’ Brings Podracing to Nintendo Switch and PS4

One of the best things to come out of Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace was Qui-Gon Jinn Jar Jar Binks podracing. And what's the best thing to come out of the somewhat random but definitely thrilling and memorable podracing sequence from the prequel? Nintendo's Star Wars: Episode I - Racer. The 1999 release put players in control of a number of podracers that were highly customizable and upgradeable (thanks to delightfully cute pit droids) in order to compete against 20-some opponents in over 20 unique tracks from the many worlds of Star Wars. And now, …

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Author: Dave Trumbore