Today, EA and Lucasfilm have released the console video game, Star Wars: Battlefront. Battlefront is the first Star Wars console game that Disney has released since its 2012 acquisition of Lucasfilm. The game is also the first of an exclusive 10-year licensing deal between EA and Lucasfilm that sees EA developing games based on all upcoming Star Wars films.
Star Wars: Battlefront is based on Episodes IV-VI and takes place on four different planets in the galaxy. EA worked very closely with Lucasfilm to keep the look and feel of the entire game authentic to the original trilogy. In addition to exploring the four planets included at launch, you will be able to play as your favorite characters such as Luke, Darth Vader, Boba Fett, Princess Leia, and more. There are also a variety of weapons and vehicles you will be able to use while playing Star Wars: Battlefront. So whether you are having a lightsaber duel, shooting blasters, having an X-wing dog fight, or piloting the Millenium Falcon, it is safe to say that you are going to have loads of fun while playing this game!
Star Wars: Battlefront is an online multiplayer game and is available on Playstation 4, Xbox One, and PC. Battlefront is rated T for Teen and is available for purchase at multiple retailers starting at $59.99. A companion app to the game can be downloaded for free on Android and iOS devices.
Star Wars: Battlefront is a great way to awaken the force before Star Wars: Episode VII debuts in theaters next month! Does anyone plan on purchasing Star Wars: Battlefront in the next few weeks?
Check out the latest trailer for the game below!
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