2015 has undeniably been the year of proper big hitters: Fallout 4, The Witcher 3, Bloodborne, Star Wars Battlefront. But what about the games that flew under the radar? What’s the most underrated game of 2015? More »
Star Wars Battlefront isn't quite what I hoped it would be, but I keep coming back to it for a chance to see moments of pure, unscripted delight. It usually doesn't take long. This hilarious encounter captured by YouTube user Nick Nixon is a great example of just how goofy this game can get. Read more...
Electronic Arts and DICE's Star Wars: Battlefront managed to get off to a strong start in the sales department. The game has managed to become EA's best selling digital title at launch with decent physical sales. They're following up this momentum with free DLC following the launch of the Jakku DLC.Click To Continue Reading
Battlefront is “ruining Star Wars”, musician tells EA. And adds a smiley face, for some reason. Star Wars Battlefront is at the centre of an embarrassing bit of social media this week – embarrassing for EA, that is. Breaking Benjamin frontman Benjamin Burnley claims EA “wanted to pay [him] to post that [he likes] this […]
Today we get our first look at the Disney Infinity 3.0 Star Wars: The Force Awakens play set in action, and I’m finally excited about the combo. Read more...
Disney Interactive is sending all good Star Wars fans into the Thanksgiving holiday with a first look at the next Disney Infinity 3.0 Play Set. And this is a big one, because it's the first trailer for the Play Set based on the upcoming...Show More Summary
“The Star Wars game mobile gamers have been waiting for ” has soft-launched in several countries, giving us lucky faux-Australians a taste of EA’s mobile card RPG. Not featured: gripping excitement. Update—now available worldwide! Read more...
Sony's stealth announcement that it can emulate PS2 games on the PlayStation 4, as revealed by the bundle of retro Star Wars games included with the Battlefront-branded console, has quite rightly resulted in a lot of excitement and anticipation. Show More Summary
"We will be adding more of what you love about the game for free in the coming months," says EA.
Needless to say there were a lot of people pretty unhappy with the £40 season pass for Star Wars: Battlefront that will include four expansion packs and 16 maps, especially since the game itself feels very content starved in terms of its battlefield, as I commented on in […]
With Fallout 4, Call of Duty: Black Ops III and Star Wars Battlefront drawing lukewarm reactions, what is the critic’s role in the age of patches and updates? Long books, when read, are usually overpraised, because the reader wishes to convince others and himself that he has not wasted his time.”E.M. Show More Summary
We all know about the Star Wars Battlefront Season Pass - I even italicised it for effect. Forty bloody quid: that's a lot of dosh. No one has to buy it and the add-ons will be available separately, but that's not the point: the point is perception. Show More Summary
The countdown to Black Friday has begun, with Just Cause 3 less than £34, Fallout 4 under £28, Black Ops III under £35 and lots more!
The Battle of Jakku DLC won’t be the final piece of free content to come to Star Wars Battlefront. Star Wars Battlefront was almost universally criticised for having a content problem, which many thought would result in players burning out on the game quickly. Outside of The Battle of Jakku DLC, EA never said whether […]
After launching with no single player content and only 12 multiplayer maps, EA has announced what sort of things to expect from Star Wars Battlefront’s coming DLC. The first bit of new content will be the free Battle of Jakku pack coming...Show More Summary
When it comes to Star Wars: Battlefront, there’s no doubt that the game looks sensational, sounds like a Star Wars game and runs as smooth as butter. The gameplay isn’t bad either, although there’s a solid complaint about the amount of content. But if you’re playing on PC, there’s a bigger problem. Show More Summary
Platforms: Xbox One, PS4 and PC Reviewed On: Xbox One Developer: DICE Publisher: EA Singleplayer: Yes Multiplayer: No Striding through the icy tunnels of Hoth as Darth Vader, cutting down rebel scum with ease; battling the Imperial forces on the forest moon of Endor as Luke Skywalker while […]
I'm far enough into Star Wars Battlefront's progression system that I have most of the unlocks I genuinely want (aside from the best Rebel and Empire characters, which is the final carrot on the stick). I've played every mode and map enough to have favorites. Show More Summary
Alongside Star Wars: Battlefront’s pricey $50 season pass, EA says it’s going to be releasing “new maps” for free “in the coming months.” Most people seem to dig Battlefront, with the game’s biggest problem being a lack of content. Read more...
Star Wars Battlefront takes on something of the aesthetic of the original trilogy in a new graphics mod. Modder Martin Bergman is back with another Toddyhancer suite, this time for Star Wars Battlefront. The mod looks almost photo-realistic in stills, but the creator admits it cuts frame rate by as much as 40fps, which means […]