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DICE producer refutes claim 'content held back for DLC' in Star Wars: Battlefront

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The news that Star Wars: Battlefront won't have any space only battles when it launches has disappointed many fans of the series, and has led some to accuse EA and developer DICE of 'holding back features for DLC' post launch.

A producer at the studio states this is "100% wrong." They gone on to say there's been 'no such strategy' on any of their titles at DICE. DLC practices have long lurked in murky waters.

DICE "won't do excessive destruction" in Star Wars: Battlefront

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The Frostbite 3 engine allows for an awful lot of property and landscape damage in its games, like DICE's Battlefield series. However the studio won't be bringing its full destructive streak to the new Star Wars: Battlefront.

Having everything around you laid to waste 'wouldn't fit' (where'd Alderaan go!?) with Star Wars, explains DICE general manager, Patrick Bach. Those AT-ATs can't deforest all the Ewok's home.

DICE releases its first developer diary for Star Wars Battlefront

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DICE has released its first developer diary for Star Wars Battlefront, discussing the game's production, the team's collaboration with Lucasfilm, and their trips to several locations where the films' most famous scenes were filmed.

Basically, if you've ever wanted to be incredibly jealous of someone's job, here you go. Getting its hands on all those classic movie props has helped DICE create a pretty visually authentic vision of the Star Wars universe.

Star Wars: Battlefront reportedly features 40-player battles, to include free 'Battle of Jakku' update

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The next Star Wars: Battlefront, which leaks say is due November 17th, will be featuring 40-player brawls between the Rebel Alliance and the Galactic Empire.

Apparently 'Battle of Jakku' DLC will arrive later, which will be seen in the upcoming new Episode VII: The Force Awakens. However we'll play this battle out "30 years earlier" than in the film.

Star Wars: Battlefront banner at Star Wars Celebration spotted

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Leaked, the Star Wars: Battlefront banner has. Learn more, you will. The upcoming Star Wars: Battlefront showing at the Star Wars Celebration event is now aboard the hype-rspace-train, thanks to a shot of the promo banner.

It prominently features an AT-AT or three, with Stormtroopers, AT-STs, TIE Fighters, X-Wings and an Imperial Star Destroyer. The Battlefront series has always enjoyed ground and space combat.

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