Gaming News: STAR WARS - BATTLEFRONT Expected Summer 2015

Written by Zachary Fox Friday, 02 August 2013

Gaming News

Following on from the E3 announcement that it does indeed exist, EA CFO Blake Jorgenson stated during an investor call that STAR WARS: BATTLEFRONT will likely launch “alongside the new STAR WARS films, probably in summer 2015.”

It’s almost like they planned it that way or something. Market…ing?

BATTLEFRONT 1 and 2 garnered an enormous fan-base for the series and, with the dissolution of Lucasfilm following the Disney deal, the long gestating BATTLEFRONT 3 seemed as dead as everyone wished Jar Jar Binks was.

Fortunately, however, the rebooted follow-up, now simply titled BATTLEFRONT, is well on its way to our screens, so rejoice, fans of STAR WARS and warfare alike.

With BATTLEFIELD’s DICE at the helm and a well-established, much-loved IP, here’s hoping this might be the STAR WARS game everyone has been waiting for. Either that, or it’s going to clash with the new film and cause a fanboy rage vortex the likes of which the realm has never seen before.

We can expect more news as the game gets nearer to release. It’s going to be a long wait.

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