I had to look up what Star Wars: Attack Squadrons was again, exactly, despite being the person to cover its announcement here on Destructoid. Ah, right -- the name made it sound cooler than the reality, which is: a free-to-play space combat game developed by Area 52 Games.
The project is no more. Its official website now defaults to the following message: "We want to thank all of the fans who participated in the closed beta of Star Wars: Attack Squadrons. After much consideration, we have decided to cease development so that we can focus on other Star Wars game experiences. We truly appreciate the time you spent engaging in the beta."
Of all the Star Wars game cancellations to be majorly upset about, this isn't one of them.
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12:15 PM on 08.18.2014