The game will span all three Star Wars eras, and includes free content to keep players engaged "for years to come". In the latest footage, the Clone Army attempts to retake the city from the battle droids, only to find Darth Maul waiting to tear them apart.
The core focus at the showcase was the multiplayer game, which we played in a 20 vs 20 team match.
EA wasn't saying much more, however, as the game was due to be shown in more detail the following day at Microsoft's pre-E3 press conference. However, there is the ability to play as just about any character imaginable from the films throughout the 40 years of "Star Wars" lore.
Which is good because Star Wars Battlefront II needs to be hitting all the right notes. Players can once again immerse themselves of the football league, this time as our favorite player makes his way to LA Galaxy.
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There will be more vehicles, power-ups, classes, variety in tropopers than ever before in addition to a revamped gunplay system.
Star Wars Battlefront 2 was shown in depth by EA at its presentation in the lead-up to E3 2017, and on top of the major surface changes will be a change to how the game generates revenue after launch.
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Over 30 minutes of EA's Play event was dedicated to Star Wars Battlefront 2 this evening, giving players an in-depth look at what to expect when the next instalment in its online shooter franchise launches this November. This new storyline will cover the Eastern front of World War I, with six new maps, new vehicles, and new weapons. After a slew of pricey DLC in the original, EA has also revealed that players will no longer have to buy season passes, and will regular receive free content in Battlefront 2. DICE also claims that deeper player progression is on the way, and that one of the new maps from this expansion will be playable at the conference.