Star Wars Battlefront Beta Now Open on All Platforms

By Josh Hawkins, Oct 08, 2015 10:35am PDT

The Star Wars Battlefront Beta is now open on all platforms including PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.


Star Wars Battlefront Beta Begins October 8th

By Steven Wong, Sep 24, 2015 9:40am PDT

EA announced today that the Star Wars Battlefront beta will begin in two weeks, starting October 8th. 


"Going to try the beta on PC and PS4. My PC is getting long in the tooth so I think I might go PS4. "

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Battlefield Hardline breaks into the EA Access Vault next month

By Daniel Perez, Sep 23, 2015 9:56am PDT

Battlefield Hardline will be entering the EA Access Vault some time in October, meaning Xbox One owners can proceed to play the game completely for free. It kind of feels like you're stealing the game, doesn't it?


Star Wars Battlefront beta opening up to all users on PS4, PC, and Xbox One

By Daniel Perez, Sep 17, 2015 9:26am PDT

EA has revealed the beta for Star Wars Battlefront will open up to all users when it launches. We also learn what we can expect from the beta, including game modes and other info.


Star Wars Battlefront - Hands-on with Walker Assault at GameStop Expo

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 04, 2015 8:00am PDT

Electronic Arts and DICE's trailers for Star Wars Battlefront indicate that they're shooting for big screen-level magic. But does the Walker Assault multiplayer mode offer any of that kind of magic? To prepare for this Force Friday, Shacknews tried it out at GameStop Expo to...


Star Wars Battlefront Beta Starts in October; Drop Zone Mode Announced

By Steven Wong, Sep 01, 2015 9:00am PDT

EA has announced that the Star Wars Battlefront beta will begin in early October, and will feature three different game modes.


"I preoredered from greenmangaming, hopefully we're included in the beta"

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Battlefield 4 begins its 'Night Operations' this Tuesday

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 31, 2015 9:41am PDT

To this point, DICE had promised a vague September release for Battlefield 4's Night Operations update. Now it looks like it's coming sooner than later, with the team announcing that the update will hit on the first of the month.


"I really want Dice to implement the Squad Leader stuff that Hardline has. If you're on a ..."

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Battlefield 4 producer discusses 'Night Operations' and how nightfall changes the game

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 24, 2015 11:00am PDT

It's easy to assume that a Battlefield 4 map switching to night is simply an aesthetic change, but the upcoming Night Operations update promises to be far more than that and change the game in ways the average Battlefield player may not be considering. To learn more about it...


"Interesting. I still play BF4 from time to time so I look forward to this."

- Mr. Goodwrench see all 3 comments

Star Wars Battlefront and Disney Infinity 3.0 bundles will get PlayStation 4 'Darth Vader' console

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 16, 2015 11:59am PDT

After showing a capacity crowd footage of Star Wars Battlefront, PlayStation's Adam Boyes showed off a new Darth Vader-modeled PlayStation 4 console.


"I love my R2D2 360. This... not so much. I want to. I keep thinking its about time to add the ..."

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Star Wars Battlefront fights for 'Supremacy' in new game mode

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 13, 2015 4:42pm PDT

EA and DICE have revealed the next multiplayer game mode for Star Wars Battlefront, offering a twist on the traditional Conquest/Domination mode.


"That sounds pretty cool and seems like it would work great in practice. Teams will have to ..."

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Gamescom 2015: Star Wars Battlefront takes to the skies with Fighter Squadron

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 05, 2015 1:49am PDT

As promised by the game's Twitter account over the past few days, EA and DICE have revealed a new game mode for Star Wars Battlefront called Fighter Squadron.


"I'd be interested in this being DICE's trial run for a new Rogue Squadron."

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Gamescom 2015: Mirror's Edge Catalyst gets first gameplay footage

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 05, 2015 1:15am PDT

As Faith prepares to make her next run in February, EA and DICE have revealed the first Mirror's Edge Catalyst gameplay trailer at Gamescom 2015.


"it looks really good but this isnt a game i would be able to play the movements look too ..."

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EA confirms new Battlefield is coming in 2016

By Daniel Perez, Jul 31, 2015 7:12am PDT

Did you really think EA wouldn't have a new shooter next year?


"This. So much. BF2142 has the been the best of the series for me."

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Star Wars: Battlefront Impressions: Learning to Survive or Die Together

By Steven Wong, Jul 23, 2015 2:00pm PDT

In the Star Wars: Battlefront Survival mode, a team of two Rebels fighting to survive against 10 waves of Imperial Stormtroopers. Things heat up quickly, especially on Tatooine. We see if we have the skills to see this through to the end.


"They're heavily promoting the game for PS4. They're never going to show the PC version in ..."

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Star Wars Battlefront audio artist discusses weaponry, Star Cards, and more

By Shack Staff, Jul 21, 2015 3:30pm PDT

While Joe and Ozzie were off playing with the Survival missions for Star Wars Battlefront at E3 2015, that left Andrew to learn more about this game mode and the available weaponry from EA's audio artist, Jamie Bell.