After several days of advance access for some users, Star Wars Battlefront II is now available to play for all Xbox One owners with today’s launch of the standard edition of the game.
Star Wars Battlefront II is an action game with a heavy focus on its multiplayer modes but is also being heavily promoted for its new single player story mode which spans multiple eras in the Star Wars movie timeline. Here’s the official game description, launch trailer, and shopping link.
Embark on an endless STAR WARS action experience from the bestselling STAR WARS HD videogame franchise of all time. Rush through waves of enemies on Starkiller Base with the power of your lightsaber in your hands. Storm through the jungle canopy of a hidden Rebel base on Yavin 4 with your fellow troopers, dispensing firepower from AT-STs. Line up your X-wing squadron from an attack on a mammoth First Order Star Destroyer in space. Or rise as a new STAR WARS hero – Iden, an elite Imperial special forces soldier – and discover an emotional and gripping single-player story spanning thirty years.
Experience rich and living STAR WARS multiplayer battlegrounds across all three eras: prequel, classic, and new trilogy. Customize and upgrade your heroes, starfighters, or troopers, each with unique abilities to exploit in battle. Ride tauntauns or take control of tanks and speeders. Down Star Destroyers the size of cities, use the Force to prove your worth against iconic characters such as Kylo Ren, Darth Maul, or Han Solo, as you play a part in a gaming experience inspired by 40 years of timeless STAR WARS films. You can become the master of your own STAR WARS hero’s journey.
For Xbox One X owners, Star Wars Battlefront II will feature improved visuals and HDR lighting on this new console as well as on the Xbox One S. Have you played Star Wars Battlefront II yet? Let us know if you’re happy with your purchase in the comments below.