The gaming Force is going strong with the LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens now on its 5th week, especially when the recent release of its first wave of add-ons or character packs. This time, the second batch of downloadable content (DLC) is now made available for purchase across mainstream gaming platforms which were initially bundled as a pre-order exclusive for all Season Pass holders.
The Jabba’s Palace and The Empire Strikes Back Character Packs are now available as announced via the game’s official Facebook page.
Retailing at $1.99 each, the Character Packs add more colorful characters from the original Star Wars trilogy to the main LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens game. Read on for some of the details and cool features of each of these Character Packs. If you’ve purchased the Season Pass already, then these add-ons are free for download.
Jabba’s Palace Character Pack
The dregs of the galaxy’s criminal underworld come to LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens with Jabba’s Palace Character Pack. This character pack includes the mighty Jabba the Hutt and his loyal retainers Bib Fortuna, Malakili and Gamorrean Guards, plus the bounty hunter Boushh, dancer Oola, and Princess Leia in her Jabba’s prisoner costume.
The Empire Strikes Back Character Pack
Bring your favorite Bounty Hunters and Hoth-equipped Rebels to LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens with The Empire Strikes Back Character Pack! This epic character pack includes Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and Princess Leia in cold weather gear, the cybernetic Lobot and the Ugnaughts of Cloud City, as well as the deadly bounty hunters Bossk, Dengar, and Boba Fett in his original concept art white armor.
The LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens Season Pass is still available for $9.99 on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, Xbox 360 and Steam (Windows PC). Players can also purchase each DLC Pack individually as mentioned, which includes two more Character Packs to be released (the Star Wars Rebels and Clone Wars Character Packs), and three Level Packs (Poe’s Quest for Survival, First Order Siege of Takodana, and Escape from Starkiller Base). For the timing and release of all other DLC content, keep an eye on the LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and YouTube channels, and official website for details.