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New Single Player Story Trailer for Star Wars Battlefront II

Electronic Arts and DICE have shared a new trailer for Star Wars Battlefront II.

Featured above, the new trailer shows off some of the game’s single-player campaign segments. Players take on the role of Commander Iden Versio as they follow the destruction of the second Death Star, as well as the Emperor.

Here’s a rundown on the game, via EA:


Embark on an endless Star Wars™ action experience from the best-selling Star Wars HD video game franchise of all time. Experience rich multiplayer battlegrounds across all 3 eras – prequel, classic and new trilogy – or rise as a new hero and discover an emotionally gripping single-player story spanning thirty years.

Customize and upgrade your heroes, starfighters or troopers – each with unique abilities to exploit in battle. Ride tauntauns or take control of tanks and speeders. Use the Force to prove your worth against iconic characters like Kylo Ren, Darth Maul or Han Solo, as you play a part in a gaming experience inspired by forty years of timeless Star Wars films.

Key Features:

  • A new hero, a story untold. Jump into the boots of an elite special forces soldier in a powerful new Star Wars campaign that bridges events between the films Star Wars™: Return of the Jedi™ and Star Wars™: The Force Awakens™.
  • The ultimate Star Wars™ battleground. Experience a multiplayer universe unmatched in variety and breadth. Up to forty players fight as iconic heroes and authentic-to-era troopers, and in a massive array of vehicles as battle rages through the galaxy.
  • Galactic-scale space combat. Star Wars™ Battlefront™ II features a space combat system designed from the ground up with distinct handling, weapons and customisation options. You can pilot legendary starfighters in high-stakes dogfights with up to twenty-four players and forty AI ships.
  • Better together. Earn rewards, customize your troopers and heroes and bring the upgrades you earn to the online multiplayer battleground.
  • A reason to play every day. Each season brings fresh, new downloadable content, available to all players***. With exciting new locations, characters and quests, you can take part in a connected universe and be rewarded as an active member of the Star Wars: Battlefront II community.
  • Master your hero. Create your own unique hero with customizable character progression. Equip ability modifiers to adapt and modify your character’s core powers to add lethal effects, helpful status boosts or tactical assistance to counter any opponent on the battlefront.

Star Wars Battlefront II is launching across PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One on November 17th.

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38 comments
  1. Alex (ง˘ω˘)ว
    Alex (ง˘ω˘)ว
    October 20, 2017 at 1:55 am

    DARN. I CAN’T WAIT. Each new trailer that drops really gets me more and more hype

  2. STARSBarry
    STARSBarry
    October 20, 2017 at 2:18 am

    so are there single player loot boxes that allow you to skip levels?

  3. BubbaHoTep
    BubbaHoTep
    October 20, 2017 at 2:21 am

    The trailer is fancy and all, but the actual campaign gameplay that’s been shown off so far looks extremely average and unimpressive.

  4. Squirrel on crack cocaine.
    Squirrel on crack cocaine.
    October 20, 2017 at 2:54 am

    Reasons I’m not buying
    A. The last game ripped me off so they can fuck off this time around.
    B. EA.
    C. We’ve seen nothing of the actual single player.
    D. EA.
    E. I will only trust reviews from independent reviewers (Angry Joe, Nichegamer and so on)
    F. EA.
    G. Loot boxes have made the multiplayer a pay to win affair.
    H. EA.

  5. GameZard
    GameZard
    October 20, 2017 at 3:11 am

    Only EA could make a starwars game look so fucking boring.

  6. Mr0303
    Mr0303
    October 20, 2017 at 5:22 am

    Given EA’s recent attitude to single player I doubt this will be any good, especially with some of the people behind it.

  7. MoeIsLife
    MoeIsLife
    October 20, 2017 at 5:56 am

    Fuck yeah, another bland FPS Shooter in a Star Wars Setting.

  8. Gigaknight
    Gigaknight
    October 20, 2017 at 6:08 am

    As a long-time Star Wars fan (and, more specifically, an ardent fan of the EU), I say this: anything Disney Wars isn’t worth my time.

  9. Ebicentre
    Ebicentre
    October 20, 2017 at 7:17 am

    >the Empire is supposed to be a white supremacist entity
    >one of their best pilots isn’t white

    There’s that Diverse White Sumpreacy™!

  10. TheOnceAndFutureKing
    TheOnceAndFutureKing
    October 20, 2017 at 8:33 am

    Hitler should have had more mulatto women in his army, he definitely would have won then.

  11. Fabio
    Fabio
    October 20, 2017 at 8:35 am

    wasn’t Titanfall 2 SP good?

  12. Fabio
    Fabio
    October 20, 2017 at 8:35 am

    This gets me hype! Love Star Wars

  13. Mr0303
    Mr0303
    October 20, 2017 at 8:42 am

    Don’t know. Haven’t played it.

  14. Ebicentre
    Ebicentre
    October 20, 2017 at 8:48 am

    It was decent. At least worth a play through.

  15. catazxy
    catazxy
    October 20, 2017 at 9:03 am

    It was, from what I heard, that’s why they got fucked by EA, Visceral Games was not that lucky to be able to at least release the game tho…

  16. James Hewitson
    James Hewitson
    October 20, 2017 at 9:06 am

    needs more lootboxes.

  17. Captain Vidya
    Captain Vidya
    October 20, 2017 at 9:18 am

    Finally, we have some white supremacist™ representation in our single-player campaigns!

  18. ProxyDoug
    ProxyDoug
    October 20, 2017 at 10:29 am

    Star Wars died when they tried to bring it back.

  19. Bigfatdane
    Bigfatdane
    October 20, 2017 at 11:05 am

    Uhhh, was there even any actual gameplay footage in that trailer?

  20. Sam XXX
    Sam XXX
    October 20, 2017 at 11:14 am

    What is that thing?

  21. Sam XXX
    Sam XXX
    October 20, 2017 at 11:15 am

    Never understood the appeal of the SW franchise.

  22. InkViper
    InkViper
    October 20, 2017 at 11:28 am

    I think it’s an alien doing a bad impression of human.

  23. Uncle Ocelot
    Uncle Ocelot
    October 20, 2017 at 11:42 am

    Good, but a little too short.

  24. Squirrel on crack cocaine.
    Squirrel on crack cocaine.
    October 20, 2017 at 12:09 pm

    Not trying to be funny here but I really can’t tell if this is male or female.

  25. InkViper
    InkViper
    October 20, 2017 at 1:28 pm

    Low T Male.

  26. AnarKreig
    AnarKreig
    October 20, 2017 at 5:27 pm

    It was mediocre, thus not worth the install.

  27. AnarKreig
    AnarKreig
    October 20, 2017 at 5:28 pm

    I haven’t purchased any EA games since 2011, and I don’t intent to start now.

  28. Wannabe_Baby
    Wannabe_Baby
    October 20, 2017 at 6:57 pm

    I thought they were human supremacists, rather than white supremacists. I mean, Jango Fett wasn’t white and they made a clone army out of him.

  29. dathip
    dathip
    October 20, 2017 at 9:42 pm

    Its clear the Anti-SJW have became the SJW just like Antifa are the facists. Their is no difference between the two.

  30. Ebicentre
    Ebicentre
    October 20, 2017 at 10:42 pm

    Yes, but the Empire was inspired by the Nazis pretty since its inception. And future creators have gone on record stating that the Empire is indeed continually inspired by that.

  31. catazxy
    catazxy
    October 21, 2017 at 7:53 am

    More like: It died when Disney bought star wars and then sold the game’s license to EA

  32. Nagato
    Nagato
    October 21, 2017 at 12:21 pm

    Issue is DICE making it, when they haven’t made a decent single player since the original Mirror’s Edge.

  33. Nagato
    Nagato
    October 21, 2017 at 12:22 pm

    Indeed, and even the human part was far from set in stone, as seen with Thrawn and EU Sith getting to positions of power as long as they excelled at what they did.

    The recent movies just going for a white supremacist looking guy speaking at the equivalent of a Nuremberg rally is really nothing more than the guys behind the movies being lazy and uninspired.

  34. Galvanized Dreamer
    Galvanized Dreamer
    October 21, 2017 at 12:32 pm

    I say we just boycott EA, because EA. Not politics, just because EA.

  35. Jack Bankhead
    Jack Bankhead
    October 23, 2017 at 1:58 pm

    The official Star Wars writers at Disney mentioned that they are closely working with the writers at EA. Maybe it will be good, I dunno.

  36. Mr0303
    Mr0303
    October 23, 2017 at 4:38 pm

    The last couple of movies weren’t exactly great so this doesn’t give me much confidence.