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LucasFilm letterhead stationery still gets some use

14 Oct, 2018, 00:26 | Posted by: jp-30
It does not seem that long ago when LucasArts then-president Simon Jeffery was lending quotes to press releases and celebrating their games' fan modifications.

NEW WEB SITE FOR POSTING OF LUCASARTS INSPIRED GAME MODS LAUNCHED BY LFNETWORK.COM FAN SITE

Officially Sanctioned Site, http://www.lucasfiles.com, Offers Fans Location to Create and Post Modifications of LucasArts Titles

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. -- December 11, 2002 -- Fans who create game modifications (mods) based upon characters and elements in titles by LucasArts Entertainment Company LLC can now post their works on the Internet at LucasFiles, which can be found at http://www.lucasfiles.com. The new site, created by Lucas Fan Network (LFN), http://www.lfnetwork.com, an independent collection of web sites dedicated to LucasArts and its games, is an exclusive and sanctioned online location offering a variety of mods inspired by LucasArts titles. The LucasFiles database also hosts unique fan produced content, levels, and an array of other media.

"LucasArts is grateful to the Lucas Fan Network, whose enthusiastic and very dedicated members have created a distinctive online destination for fans of our games to showcase and share their creations with others," says Simon Jeffery, president of LucasArts. "The fan community is incredibly important to LucasArts and this site will provide them with a variety of ways to continue to celebrate their passion for the company and its games."


Flash forward a decade and a half, and while it is lovely to see that the LucasFilm letterhead stationery is still getting some usage, those halcyon days of Lucas sanctioned fan activities are nothing but a distant memory. The following letter was sent last week to the leader of the Aperion team who were remaking Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic in the Unity engine (and, it would seem, even requiring the original game files to run the upgraded engine).


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    Comment by: elTee | Posted 15 Oct, 2018, 19:55 | Quote
    Bloody hell, this is a collector's item
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    Comment by: Jones Jr | Posted 15 Oct, 2018, 11:29 | Quote

    Darth Mouse


    I am altering the deal. Pray I don't alter it any further.

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    Comment by: Rum_Rogers | Posted 14 Oct, 2018, 15:21 | Quote
    Looks like It's 2000 again, where can I download Legends of LeChuck?
    Is Matt Shaw still around within the Mojo universe?

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