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Phil Spencer Likes the Idea of a KotOR Anniversary Edition, Says He’ll “Put a Vote In”

by on February 26, 2014 5:38 AM 7

Corporate Vice President of Microsoft Phil Spencer has promised to suggest a Knights of the Old Republic Anniversary Edition to Microsoft, speaking today on Twitter.

In a conversation regarding his favourite RPGs of all time, Spencer first noted that Knights of the Old Republic could be listed as one of his top 5.

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Another user then suggested the idea of a Knights of the Old Republic Anniversary Edition, something Spencer responded positively to.

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From the sound of things there would be legal issues regarding the IP though; currently owned by Bioware and by extension publisher EA. However, with EA currently holding the license to create Star Wars games, a HD remake of Knights of the Old Republic is a possibility.

Knights of the Old Republic was first released in 2003, to strong critical acclaim.

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  • XXX

    I hope it gets released for the PC too :)

  • choujij

    It’s going to take more than anniversary editions to convince me to buy an Xbone.

  • Robbie Yarber

    Or, you know, play it on PC. You can buy it on Steam for 10 bucks.

    • shinitaru

      yeah, if you have a WinXP rig that will run it. Unplayable on modern OS’

      • K4K71

        plays fine on windows 7

        • shinitaru

          It just plays for a while then crashes in the same spot. There’s a few documented fixes but I’ve never gotten them to work

          • Robbie Yarber

            Unfortunately, KotOR was an Xbox and PC exclusive, so that’s the only way to play it. :/

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