Star Wars: Battlefront II now available
The action spans across all three eras, and a single player campaign is included
Electronic Arts has announced the release of Star Wars Battlefront II.
The shooter sequel promises to be nearly three times the size of its predecessor with more heroes, locations and vehicles from every cinematic era, deeper customization, progression, and enhanced space battles.
The game offers six different multiplayer modes: Starfighter Assault, Galactic Assault, Strike, Blast, Heroes vs. Villains, and Arcade. Galactic Assault allows up to 40 players to step into battle as one of four classes with an array of vehicles and customizable weapons in new in-game locations including Yavin 4’s jungle canopies, Kamino's cloning facilities, and Kashyyyk's Wookiee filled forests.
Space combat has been designed by Criterion Games in Starfighter Assault, featuring distinct handling, weapons, and customization options through Star Cards. In Arcade, fans can jump into offline single-player or on consoles, split-screen couch co-op, allowing them to take on AI enemies across a variety of scenarios.
New to Star Wars Battlefront II is a Star Wars story developed by Motive Studios in partnership with Lucasfilm. The campaign helps to tell the story of what happened in the empire after the events of Star Wars: Return of the Jedi from the perspective of an all new hero, Iden Versio, leader of Inferno Squad.
Star Wars Battlefront II is now available worldwide on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and on Origin for PC.