Star Wars Assault Team debuts on Windows 8.1, battle enemies and other players across the galaxy

A new turn-based Star Wars-themed combat game has made its debut in the Windows Store, thanks to a partnership between LucasArts and Disney Mobile. This game lets you embark on epic missions which require you to escape from enemy ships, and battle enemies and other players across the galaxy.

“Strategize to give your team the winning edge in this unique, turn-based combat game from Disney Mobile in partnership with LucasArts! Infiltrate enemy fleets and outsmart your opponents in exciting, face-to-face combat. Embark on epic missions to escape from enemy ships, find the Wookiee resistance, survive ambushes on the streets of Mos Espa, and much more! Fight for ultimate control of the galaxy in this strategic combat game, where every move counts!” the app description reads.

You can play as your favorite Star Wars character, such as Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Boba Fett, Tusken Raiders, and more. Each character has its own unique skills, stats, and attacks to help you increase your team’s overall strength. You can also take your assault team into battle and defeat galactic enemies as well as other players. The game allows you to strategically choose your squad, and deploy your team members’ special tactics. Crush your opponents to earn valuable rewards and new characters! Sounds fun, right?

The app features high-quality graphics, including character and background animations during combat. If you are a big fan of the Star War’s franchise, this game is a must have.

Hit the download link below to snag the app. Its available on Windows 8.1 and Windows RT for free. You can also snag the game for Windows Phone 8.

Thanks for the tip, Steveo!