Star Wars Battlefront II

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Schumi
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PostRe: Star Wars Battlefront II
by Schumi » Tue Nov 06, 2018 11:49 am

This game is such a mindfuck.

I still enjoy playing it with a few mates every now and then. The graphics and sound effects are incredible still.

Yet EA have just strawberry floated up so much potential. Like Parksey says, if they wanted lootboxes, then go nuts with skins, voice lines, emotes and so on. There is an endless selection of Star Wars material to fill that.

Even now, it's good we're still getting content, but it takes sooooo long to release anything. We've had one map for the main game mode, Galactic Assault, since the game launched. And that was Crait, which came out December last year. :fp:

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PostRe: Star Wars Battlefront II
by BID0 » Tue Nov 06, 2018 1:41 pm

can't they just dump Battlefront's content in to this game?

At least Battlefront II is backwards compatible on the Xbox One now if you want to play a game with more features and maps etc

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PostRe: Star Wars Battlefront II
by Gemini73 » Tue Nov 06, 2018 4:06 pm

It always narked me that heroes and villains were available across all Star Wars timlines. It highlighted that there simply weren't enough created in the development process to cover the game.

“But I don't want to go among mad people,” Alice remarked. “Oh, you can't help that,” said the Cat: “we're all mad here".
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PostRe: Star Wars Battlefront II
by DarkRula » Tue Nov 06, 2018 7:08 pm

Indeed. I wouldn't have even minded if the original trilogy got less representation so the other two eras could have four heroes total. It's not so much that there weren't enough to cover the game, it's that the bias was still with the original trilogy meaning the other two eras would have only had the same heroes for all three maps, while the original trilogy could have a unique hero for every planet.

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PostRe: Star Wars Battlefront II
by Alvin Flummux » Thu Nov 08, 2018 12:59 am

Poked my head into a game of Strike last night, my first time playing with the new squad system. It was a good match, but squads don't seem to stay united on the battlefield any more than they used to.

Chose my first custom Clone skins - I don't even know if they let you pick them all or what. Anyway, I opted for the Wolf Pack.


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