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EA Reveals Future Plans for Star Wars Games

written by Jon "BatPool" M June 12, 2016
Star Wars Battlefront

Today’s EA Play conference is surely a great start to E3 week. They have successfully got the hype train moving for all types of gamers. Earlier they showcased what is in store for the Mass Effect series which you can check out here. They’ve also revealed a some Titanfall 2 news that is definitely worth clicking here for. EA has even revealed what is in store for the holy grail of geekdom, Star Wars.

So later this year, it looks like we are getting some new Star Wars Battlefront content. As well as some free content, three new expansions are coming, Bespin, Death Star, and an unnamed expansion that is planned for a December 2016 release. Furthermore, EA’s partners on Battlefront, DICE, are working on an exclusive VR (virtual reality) mission for Playstation VR.

Also coming later this year new features for the mobile game Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes as well as new content for the popular massive multiplayer online role playing game (MMORPG) Star Wars: The Old Republic.

Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes

Ea didn’t stop at what’s to come for this year, they gave us a look at what is to come for 2017, 2018, and beyond. For 2017, not much was discussed, but more content for Battlefront is coming. EA’s Jade Raymond posted this on their official website:

A new installment ofStar Wars Battlefront is currently in development at DICE, in collaboration with Motive™ Studios in Montreal. Our team at Motive team is growing quickly, and making great progress in building out a significant new addition to the game. While we’re not ready to get into specifics right now, we have started development of this game by listening to all of the feedback we received, while also innovating in new areas I think you’re all going to be excited about.

In the coming year we can expect at least two all new action adventure games set in the much loved Star Wars universe. Details were not shared on those games yet, but rest assured that we here at DHTG are just as excited as you are for the future of the brand.

What did you geeks think of EA’s Star Wars presentation? is the force flowing through you with excitement? What are you most looking forward to? Sound off in the comments below and be sure to keep tuning in for more E3 coverage as we will be there, live!


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