E3 2017 Star Wars Battlefront II Coverage

E3 2017 Star Wars Battlefront II Coverage

New gameplay footage and details about Battlefront II from E3 2017.

Gameplay Trailer

Assault on Theed Multiplayer Demo

Star Cards System

A new Star Card system has been added to Battlefront II where players will be able to customize heroes with cards which come in four rarities: Common, Uncommon, Rare and Epic. These can be earned through regular play by completing quests, challenges, taking parts in events, and opening crates. These cards can be used to customize your troopers, heroes, and starfighter abilities.

Conference Notes

  • All the guns, abilities and heroes from the original Battlefront have been redone.
  • You can now spawn in instantly as heroes and other characters with Battle Points.
  • All 3 eras are included in Battlefront II.
  • The game includes a deeper progression and customization system.
  • Skirmish mode is back with couch-co-op.
  • Battlefront II will have three times the content of the first game.
  • The story bridges the gap between Return of the Jedi and Force Awakens.
  • No more paid DLC! All post launch content including new heroes, weapons, maps, and vehicles will be free!
  • Droids have returned.


  • Title: Star Wars Battlefront II
  • Release Date: Spring 2018
  • Platforms: November 17, 2017
  • Genre: Action
  • Developer: DICE
  • Publisher: Electronic Arts