Jedi: Fallen Order Swaps Cal For John Wick In Keanu Reeves Mod
Not glad with simply conquering Night City, Keanu Reeves is now able to tackle the Star Wars universe due to a brand new Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order mod. EA’s single-player Star Wars success story is simply over a yr previous, however the sport is much more recent to most PC gamers due to its profitable launch on Steam late final yr. Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is extra proof that Titanfall and Apex Legends developer Respawn Leisure is aware of its method round a great story, which can hopefully feed into its next project’s potential new universe.
As for writer EA, Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order’s launch appeared to mark a turning level for its fortune as the only proprietor of Star Wars video games. Star Wars Battlefront II is well liked by those that nonetheless play it (which extra gamers can do without spending a dime quickly due to the Epic Retailer). Star Wars: Squadrons was a distinct segment title in a number of methods, but it surely definitely discovered its viewers, and there are few who did not benefit from the Souls-lite gameplay of Jedi: Fallen Order. In actual fact, contemplating the state of Disney’s slate of Star Wars media, the video video games would possibly lastly be forward of the movies when it comes to delivering experiences gamers truly take pleasure in from the galaxy far far-off.
Whereas Disney hasn’t publicly reached out to Keanu Reeves to seem in certainly one of its numerous deliberate Star Wars tasks, NexusMods creator XOGAMERMARK69 determined to see what that may appear to be in Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order. As seen in a showcase video by YouTuber Bombastic, the alteration is a straightforward mannequin swap that removes the roguish beauty of predominant character Cal and subs within the breathtaking mug of Keanu Reeves. The mod additionally appears to sub within the robes and armor of Darth Vader over Cal’s regular apparel, though it is unclear if gamers can change that after they’re in-game.
Jedi: Fallen Order modders have been very busy because the sport’s launch, so gamers on PC have much more than simply including the galaxy far far-off equal of John Wick to stay up for. From the anticipated full unlock saves and pace boosts to Star Wars fan service like much more lightsaber colours, there are pages of tweaks gamers can undergo to make their second or third playthrough distinctive. There’s even one mod that gives the choice to take away BD-1 from Cal’s shoulder throughout gameplay, though it is laborious to think about anybody being so cold-hearted as to obtain it.
Whether or not traipsing by means of the galaxy, avenging a beloved pet, or venturing by means of time and house, the varied Hollywood characters of Keanu Reeves makes him an ideal match for the lead function of Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order. Whether or not the mod goes as far to incorporate voice traces or different mannequin swaps or simply stops right here, YouTubers and curious gamers have already got a goofy option to undergo Respawn’s tackle the Star Wars universe. Though the developer appears to be transferring onto a brand new IP within the close to future, this is hoping that Cal’s adventures proceed sooner slightly than later. Even when Cal’s face can change on PC, he is nonetheless a personality value following up on.
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is available for PS4, Xbox One, and PC.