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    Star Wars Battlefront 2 Returns to Original Trilogy to Celebrate Han Solo

    EA and DICE is finally looking to move forward from the Star Wars Battlefront II progression system and move on to some actual content. With that said, it's a good thing there's a new Star Wars movie coming out to provide some of that content. Later this month, Solo: A Star Wars Story will hit...
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    EA's New CDO Declares Anthem, Battlefield 5, Other Titles Won't Repeat Battlefront 2's Issue

    EA’s newly appointed Chief Design Officer Patrick Soderlund, put in place during the recent reshuffle, recognizes the controversy around loot boxes and the company’s own missteps with implementing them. Thus, he’s taking a strong stance with the claim that neither Anthem...
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    *EA's New CDO Declares Anthem, Battlefield 5, Other Titles Won't Repeat Battlefront 2's Issues*

    EA’s newly appointed Chief Design Officer Patrick Soderlund, put in place during the recent reshuffle, recognizes the controversy around loot boxes and the company’s own missteps with implementing them. Thus, he’s taking a strong stance with the claim that neither Anthem...
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    Star Wars Battlefront 2 Alters Progression System, Loot Boxes, The Deal (Again)

    On March 21, EA and DICE are making crucial changes to the progression system and loot crates of Star Wars Battlefront 2, changes that should have been made a long time ago. Are they enough for you to return to battle? Via the official website, EA and DICE have revealed that a major update to...
  5. Xiantyl

    Battlefront 2

    Does anyone play it? I just picked it up last night for 23 dollars :D. Didn't see a section for Battlefront so I posted here. The loot drops dont seem to bad either.
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    Star Wars Battlefront 2 Pledges More Progression System Changes in March

    There's no way of sugarcoating this. Star Wars Battlefront II has had a rough two months. Its predatory pay-to-win microtransactions were heavily scrutenized before they were eventually discounted and later halted altogether. It also received mixed reviews from various critics, with the...
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    Star Wars Battlefront II Patch 1.1 Includes New Map And Ship

    EA and DICE will continue to be under a microscope with each new update to Star Wars: Battlefront 2, having to gradually work their way back into the green after a suspect launch. The latest update, patch 1.1, delivers a fresh new Blast map on the planet Crait and also adds Iden Versia's TIE...
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    Star Wars: Battlefront 2 Launches 'The Last Jedi' Content Next Week

    With "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" about to hit theaters next week, it means it's time for Star Wars Battlefront II to come hard with the tie-in content. And that tie-in content involves two of the new trilogy's lead characters, as well as some new locations based on the latest movie. Finn will...
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    Star Wars Battlefront 2 The Last Jedi Update Includes Economy Changes

    It hasn't been terribly long since EA pulled down all microtransactions for Star Wars: Battlefront 2 after they incited an uproar from fans. The game's economy and progression were placed under a microscope and found wanting and incredible egregious, but the company said that it would be making...
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    Star Wars Battlefront 2 Alters the Deal and Removes Microtransactions (For Now)

    The road to Star Wars Battlefront II's launch hasn't been a pleasant one, to say the least. Perhaps some people reading this article might have noticed Wednesday's circus Reddit AMA that turned into a volcanic fury not seen since the end of "Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith." In an effort to...
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    Is Star Wars Battlefront 2 Pay to Win?

    If you’re at all interested in the release of Star Wars Battlefront 2, you’ve almost certainly heard about the fuss over progression and microtransactions in the game. Players felt that Electronic Arts went with a progression system that encouraged players to spend real money to...
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    Star Wars Battlefront 2 - How to Get Credits Fast

    In Star Wars Battlefront 2, playing as the various Heroes and Villains is not as straightforward as you might think. Before you can use them in-game, you must first unlock them using an in-game currency called “Credits”. There are ways to get Credits fast by playing the game, and by...
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    Star Wars Battlefront 2 Release Time

    Star Wars Battlefront 2 has had a rocky past week or so, and the game isn’t even out yet. Fans who were able to get early access through various means did not like what they saw with the game’s progression and microtransactions, which resulted in the most downvoted comment in Reddit...
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    How Long is Star Wars Battlefront 2?

    Star Wars Battlefront 2 has been on a bit of a rocky ride so far. Fans are not happy about the progression system and microtransactions that plague multiplayer, but there’s another mode to enjoy besides PvP. Star Wars Battlefront 2, unlike its predecessor, has a single-player campaign that...
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    Star Wars Battlefront 2 Devs Discuss Progression System, Fan Rage in Reddit AMA

    Earlier this week, Electronic Arts responded to heavy consumer criticism regarding Star Wars Battlefront II hero costs by giving those hero unlocks a drastic price reduction. This has done little to quell growing consumer anger, which made it all the more interesting that EA also promised in...
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    Happy Hour: Star Wars Battlefront 2 Hot Takes

    Welcome to Happy Hour, our brand new Twitch gaming talk show. The show will air on Mondays and can be viewed in a VOD after we go offline. This week, the gang chats about Star Wars: Battlefront 2 while playing Madden. Check it out! Check out our full review of Star Wars: Battlefront 2 and EA's...
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    Star Wars: Battlefront 2 Review: The Dark Side Clouds Everything

    Star Wars: Battlefront EA looked beautiful, however once players got past the Frostbite engine, the game was accused of being shallow and void of any competitive gameplay. DICE has heard the outcry of fans and worked to improve on every front with Star Wars Battlefront 2, but the results are...
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    EA Cuts Battlefront 2 Hero Unlock Cost by 75% After Complaints

    After complaints from players and a plethora of reviews and articles criticizing the abhorrent progression in the Star Wars Battlefront 2 multiplayer, EA has announced that they're reducing the cost of unlockable heroes by 75%. You keep talking, and we’ll keep listening. Today, we’ve...
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    Shoot First In Star Wars: Battlefront 2 Trial With EA Access/Origin Subscription

    Any who wish to get their hands on the early trial of Star Wars: Battlefront 2 can do so right now! EA Access and Origin subscribers can download and access the multiplayer in full and then try out a couple single-player missions as well. VG247 spotted the availability of the Star Wars...
  20. Tipheroun

    Battlefront 2

    Anyone else excited about this? anyone be down to group up when it comes out on the 17th
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    Yub Nub! EA Removes Epic Star Cards From Battlefront 2 Loot Crates

    EA and Dice found themselves under fire for their loot crate system in Star Wars: Battlefront II when players got a chance to open a few during the beta phase. EA said it would take a second look at the progression system and, today, they've announced that the game-changing Epic Star Cards are...
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    Star Wars Battlefront 2 Campaign Preview: Inferno Squad Strikes Back

    An impassioned, spirited young fighter contemplates her fate from within the walls of a prison cell. As she considers what comes next, she's approached by an officer. She is promised mercy if she grants him the information he seeks. He tells her that she would be an asset to their side, should...
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    Sony Reveals Limited Edition Star Wars Battlefront 2 PS4 Bundles

    Star Wars Battlefront 2 has recently been in the news cycle for the wrong reasons. A growing conversation about loot boxes put Battlefront 2 under the spotlight with some harsh criticisms that EA ended up having to respond to. We won't really know if EA's approach to loot boxes will pay off but...
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    EA Reponds to Loot Box Backlash from Star Wars: Battlefront 2 Beta

    From my time in the beta, Star Wars: Battlefront 2 is a massive improvement on the original game. Despite that, it seems that EA is muddying the water with a loot crate system that rewards players with better weapons, vehicle stats, and more. The system is being heavily critiqued across gaming...
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    Star Wars: Battlefront 2 Beta Extended Two Days

    Did you miss out on contributing to the open beta test of Star Wars: Battlefront 2? Do you need another taste of the new Galactic and Starfighter Assault modes? You're in luck! EA has announced that the beta, which was supposed to end today, will last for two additional days and end on...