Additional ‘Star Wars Battlefront II’ Details Revealed Ahead Of EA Play

More 'Star Wars Battlefront II' details have surfaced ahead of EA Play 2017 including Galactic Assault mode, customizations, starfighters, and new heroes.

This weekend, Star Wars Battlefront II will be on display at EA Play 2017 at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles. Ahead of attendees getting hands-on time with the game, a few new details have surfaced about the sequel to 2015’s Star Wars Battlefront.

Thanks to the official website, the new Walker mode that sees you trying to stop the invasion of large siege units is called Galactic Assault. In addition, there will be more hero customization options in the sequel.

“Master your hero,” the site noted. “Not just an iconic hero – your hero. Master your craft with customizable character progression. Equip ability modifiers, unique to each hero, trooper class, and starfighter. Use these ability modifiers to adapt and modify your character’s core powers, either as lethal active effects on your opponents, helpful status boosts, or tactical assistance, to counter any opponent on the battlefront.”

Add to all this that PVP Live has gotten word that four new heroes will be on display at EA Play and that there’s also been information shared via social media that Naboo N-1 starfighters will be flyable in the game.

It sounds like there will be a lot to see from Saturday to Monday at EA Play and more details are sure to emerge this weekend.

Star Wars Battlefront II won’t hit game store shelves until the fall, but you can already pre-order the game for new Kylo Ren and Rey costumes from Star Wars: The Last Jedi plus ability upgrades and more. EA Access or Origin Access Members will also be able to the play the first trial of the game beginning November 9. Those who pre-order the Star Wars Battlefront II: Elite Trooper Deluxe Edition will be able to play starting November 14.

Star Wars Battlefront II will be available for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and on Origin for PC November 17, 2017.

Source: PVP Line

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