Star Wars: Battlefront

Star Wars: Battlefront is a third and first-person video game based on battles in the Star Wars film series.
EU & US Release date: 17 Nov, 2015

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DICE tease new 'Fighter Squadron' mode for Star Wars: Battlefront

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While DICE has announced there'll be no space-based battles in the upcoming Star Wars: Battlefront, they do plan to let us get our X-Wing and TIE Fighter fix thanks to a new 'Fighter Squadron' game mode.

It features maps tailored to "engage in huge Starfighter battles over canyons" for epic showdowns between Rebels and Imperials. The Millenium Falcon has been confirmed pilotable.

Millennium Falcon, Snowspeeder "and more" can be piloted in Star Wars: Battlefront

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Other than the imposing AT-ST and AT-AT seen during the in-engine trailer for Star Wars: Battlefront, we'll also definitely be zipping around on speeder bikes and other vehicles, according to an EA community manager.

As for piloting ships, we of course jump into the cockpits of X-Wings and TIE Fighters, but also the Millennium Falcon "and more." The new Battlefront doesn't have space battles.

Star Wars Battlefront won't have classes or squads

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More info continues to trickle out regarding DICE's highly anticipated Star Wars Battlefront, and it's sounding more and more like the studio's attempting to avoid comparisons with its work on Battlefield.

After last week's confirmation that there will be no down the sight aiming in Battlefront, comes an interview in the latest issue of OXM (reported by GamesRadar) that reveals that there are no classes or squads in the game

Star Wars Battlefront won't feature iron sight aiming

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In an interview with OXM (reported by GamesRadar), DICE executive producer Patrick Bach has confirmed that Star Wars Battlefront, much like previous entries in the franchise, won't feature iron sight aiming.

"There are no ironsights in Star Wars, on the ordinary blasters," Bach explained. "You have scopes on some rifles, but there are no ironsights."

EA's 'Live to Play' conference at E3 2015 starts June 15th @ 1:00pm PDT

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Publishing juggernaut Electronic Arts will begin their E3 2015 press conference on June 15th, and it will run for an hour and a half. It begins 1.00pm PDT / 9.00pm GMT+1 in Shrine Auditorium. What's expected up on stage?

So far they haven't revealed what's in their E3 line-up but almost certainly it will have Star Wars: Battlefront, MMO Star Wars: The Old Republic, DLC offerings for Battlefield: Hardline and hopefully the next Mass Effect.

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