Star Wars: Battlefront 2 Details and Release Date Announced

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After leaking a few days ago the full Star Wars Battlefront 2 reveal trailer has dropped today along with full details and a release day for the game. The game will launch on November 17 on PS4, Xbox One and PC or November 14 if you purchase the deluxe edition. Watch the full reveal trailer below.

As you can see the game will cover all of the Star Wars eras and will feature a full single player campaign this time where you will play as an imperial soldier after the end of Episode 6. For more details on the game read on for all the details.

The prequels, original trilogy, and new era meet in an expanded multiplayer experience and galactic-scale space combat. Play iconic heroes that bring distinct abilities to the battlefront – or join the fight in an emotionally-gripping single player story. Your Star Wars hero’s journey has begun.

A SOLDIER’S UNTOLD STORY

SINGLE PLAYER

Forge a new path as Iden Versio, commander of Inferno Squad—an Imperial special forces unit equally lethal on the ground and in space. Encounter many of Star Wars ‘ greatest characters in a story of revenge, betrayal, and redemption that spans 30 years.

THE ULTIMATE BATTLEGROUND

EXPANDED MULTIPLAYER

Join up to 40 players in massive multiplayer fights in authentic locations across all eras. Revel in deep class-based online gameplay, pilot a wide variety of land and air vehicles, and control iconic characters with distinct abilities that can turn the tide of battle.

GALACTIC-SCALE SPACE COMBAT

SPACE BATTLES

Wage war in spectacular space battle scenarios. Weave between asteroids, fly across Imperial Dock Yards, and take down massive capital ships. Pilot renown craft like the Millennium Falcon or Luke Skywalker’s X-wing in exciting dogfights with up to 24 players.

ICONIC HEROES AND VILLAINS

CHARACTERS FROM EVERY ERA

Play as—and against—Star Wars’ most feared villains and cherished heroes from all three eras, including Kylo Ren, Rey, Darth Maul, Yoda, and many more. Unique, upgradable abilities ensure classic characters bring their distinct powers and personality to the battle.

TRIUMPH TOGETHER

SPLIT-SCREEN CO-OP

Team up with a friend in two-player offline split-screen play.* Earn rewards, customize troopers and heroes, then take your skills and upgrades to the online battleground. *split-screen co-op available only on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

YOUR CHOICE, YOUR PATH

CUSTOMIZE AND PROGRESS

Tailor unique abilities for each hero, trooper, and starfighter to gain the upper hand in battle with Star Wars Battlefront II’s diverse and powerful progression system. The path to victory is yours to decide.

Also if you want to know what you get for pre ordering either edition of the game those details are here too.

Star Wars™ Battlefront™ II: Standard Edition

Battle on land and in space in a vastly-expanded multiplayer experience with legendary heroes and villains, thrilling space combat, and a deep progression and customization system. Or live the untold Star Wars story of Iden, an elite special forces soldier, in an original story campaign.

Pre-order the Standard Edition and receive a range of bonuses, including:

  • Exclusive Kylo Ren- and Rey-themed looks, inspired by Star Wars™ : The Last Jedi™
  • Epic ability modifiers for Kylo Ren and Rey
  • An epic ability modifier for the Millennium Falcon
  • And much more!

Star Wars™ Battlefront™ II: Elite Trooper Deluxe Edition

The Star Wars Battlefront II: Elite Trooper Deluxe Edition turns your troopers into the ultimate opponents. Every trooper class (Officer, Assault, Heavy, and Specialist) is upgraded, delivering superior firepower, deadly weapon modifications, and epic combat abilities.

Pre-order the Star Wars Battlefront II: Elite Trooper Deluxe Edition and receive a range of bonuses, including:

  • Access to play Star Wars Battlefront II on November 14—a 3-day head start
  • Upgraded versions of all 4 trooper classes (Officer, Assault, Heavy, and Specialist)
  • 4 epic ability upgrades—one for each trooper class
  • Instant weapon unlocks and weapon modifications for each trooper class
  • Exclusive Kylo Ren- and Rey-themed looks, inspired by Star Wars™ : The Last Jedi™
  • Epic ability modifiers for Kylo Ren and Rey
  • An epic ability modifier for the Millennium Falcon
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One of Head Writers and PR here on ThisGenGaming.com. I've been playing games for over 20 years now and play everything from AAA blockbusters to Indie games. You can find me on all the current consoles and on my twitter account.
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Justin Oneil

One of Head Writers and PR here on ThisGenGaming.com. I've been playing games for over 20 years now and play everything from AAA blockbusters to Indie games. You can find me on all the current consoles and on my twitter account.