EA and DICE have lifted the lid on Star Wars: Battlefront at the Star Wars Celebration in Anaheim during a live panel of DICE and Lucasfilm by releasing an impressive teaser trailer which can be seen below or on the official EA Star Wars YouTube channel.
The game will feature 40 player maximum with some game modes offering lower player capacity. The game will also have no campaign, instead it will have “crafted missions” that are played solo, with a friend via split-screen offline or cooperatively online.
During gameplay, you’ll be able to switch between first and third person view on demand and customize the look of your character.
For those willing to take the plunge and pre-order, you’ll get access to the Battle of Jakku one week early starting on 1st December everyone else will get access to it on the 8th December for free.
Information about the Battle of Jakku reads
The pivotal moment when the New Republic confronted key Imperial holdouts on a remote desert planet on the Outer Rim. Taking place in the aftermath of the Rebel victory in the Battle of Endor, players will experience the events that created the massive, battle-scarred landscape of Jakku shown in Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
Star Wars: Battlefront is due for release on the 17th November in North America, 19th November in Europe and 20th November in the UK for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
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