Metascore
77

Generally favorable reviews - based on 26 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 21 out of 26
  2. Negative: 1 out of 26
Buy On
  1. The sheer simplicity of the game is likely to affect the duration of the game, but while it lasts LEGO Star Wars is enjoyable and has an understanding of the Star Wars brand above many others.
  2. Edge Magazine
    70
    Kids are often underestimated, but that doesn’t mean their games should be. Lego Star Wars has an appeal that goes beyond age, even if it’s one that rarely goes beyond 20 minutes at a time. [May 2005, p.84]
  3. Play Magazine
    60
    This game is also one of the easiest the galaxy has ever seen. [May 2005, p.52]
  4. Computer Gaming World
    70
    For kids, it's great. For adults, eh, not so much. [Aug 2005, p.78]
User Score
6.8

Mixed or average reviews- based on 126 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 77 out of 126
  2. Negative: 28 out of 126
  1. Apr 27, 2014
    9
    LEGO Star Wars the video game was a game that was part of my childhood, while it's based on the terrible prequel trilogy, this game is 100LEGO Star Wars the video game was a game that was part of my childhood, while it's based on the terrible prequel trilogy, this game is 100 times better than those films, It may not be the best LEGO game by today's standards but it is alot of fun playing as Jedi or clonetroopers, the secret level was pretty cool and the chapters (most of them) are awesome. 9/10 Full Review »
  2. Oct 9, 2017
    8
    Great game that was pretty much the basis for the success of the "LEGO" series of video games. The formula has become overused now, but whenGreat game that was pretty much the basis for the success of the "LEGO" series of video games. The formula has become overused now, but when this first came out it was super fresh and very satisfying to play in co-op mode especially. Full Review »
  3. Apr 26, 2016
    10
    This game is worth it.
    You'll get lots of hours with the amount of content available in the game.
    You get the Prequel trilogy levels and
    This game is worth it.
    You'll get lots of hours with the amount of content available in the game.
    You get the Prequel trilogy levels and characters and also come with special missions.
    You also get the original trilogy levels and character that also come with special missions that are fun to play.
    If you only want to play a certain level or chapter just play the first mission in Episode 1 and you will unlock all 6 movies!
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