Star Wars: Battlefront
Star Wars: Battlefront is a large-scale action game set in the Star Wars universe, where the Rebel Alliance and Imperial Stormtroopers clash for control of the galaxy. Use weapons, equipment, vehicles and play as notable characters from the film series to conquer planets such as Tatooine and Hoth.
|Publisher: Electronic Arts
Type: Sci-Fi Shooter
Release Date: Novemeber 17, 2015
Pros: +Star Wars universe. +Up to 40 player matches. +Co-Op gameplay. +Multiple vehicles.
Cons: -No space combat. -No single-player mode.
Star Wars: Battlefront Overview
Star Wars: Battlefront is a large-scale arena shooter set in the Star Wars universe, where players fight for domination of the galaxy. At the start of each match choose between the Rebel Alliance or Imperial Army, and battle on 12 iconic multiplayer maps such as Endor and Hoth. Play in one of several multiplayer modes, from classic team deathmatch to a brawl between X-Wing and Tie Fighters in Fighter Squadron. Or fight for control of five objective points scattered across the map in Supremacy. Fit yourself for battle by customizing your character, gear, and abilities. Join up with a friend and complete cooperative missions. And play as iconic characterters from the Star Wars universe, from Boba Fett to Darth Vader.
Star Wars: Battlefront Key Features:
- Play as Iconic Characters - play as characters from the Star Wars films such as Darth Vader, Boba Fett, or Luke Skywalker.
- Multiple Camera Angles - fight in either a third or first person camera angle, utilizing each depending on the situation.
- Vehicles - jump in a Tie fighter and wreak havoc on ground forces or sit in the hulking AT-AT and call down aerial strikes on unsuspecting Rebels.
- Multiple Gameplay Modes - secure objectives in Supremacy or pilot a Rebel X-Wing in the Fighter Squadron game mode, and many more.
- Large Battles - play in up to 40 player matches across 12 multiplayer maps.
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Star Wars: Battlefront System Requirements
Operating System: Windows 7 64 bit
Processor: Core i3-3210 3.2GHz or Athlon II X4 638
Graphics Card: GeForce GTX 650 Ti or Radeon R7 260
Ram: 6 GB
DirectX: Version 11
Hard Drive: 30 GB available space
Operating System: Windows 10 64 bit
Processor: Core i5-6600 3.3GHz or FX-8370
Graphics Card: GeForce GTX 970 4GB or Radeon R9 290
Ram: 16 GB
DirectX: Version 11.1
Hard Drive: 40 GB available space
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Star Wars: Battlefront Additional Information
Developer(s): EA Digital Illusions CE
Engine: Frostbite 3
General Manager: Karl Magnus Troedsson
Studio Head: Patrick Söderlund
Art Director: Ken Brown
Audio Director: Ben Minto
Community Manager: Matthe Everett
Announcement Date: June 10, 2013
Alpha Release Date: July 02, 2015
Open Beta Release Date: October 08, 2015
Release Date: November 17, 2015
Development History / Background:
Star Wars: Battlefront is developed by Swedish development studio EA Digitial Illusions Creative Entertainment (EA DICE or DICE). It was announced at E3 2013 and in October 2014 the development team announced that the game would release during the 2015 holiday season. A DLC was released soon after the game fully released on Novemeber 17, 2015, titled Battle of Jakku. It features two maps set on the planet Jakku, and ties into the film Star Wars: The Force Awakens.