Star Wars Battlefront II is an epic ground and space shooter set in the science fiction Star Wars universe, and it is the successor to the immensely popular Star Wars Battlefront. Fight your way across a wide array of iconic Star Wars locations, from the rooftops of Theed palace to asteroid fields rich with danger – and targets! Experience both an immersive and engaging single player campaign as well as pulse-pounding multiplayer action spanning multiple Star Wars eras. Play as your favorite characters from all across the Star Wars saga, customize them to your liking, and fight for the future of the galaxy!
Star Wars Battlefront II Key Features
Single Player Campaign – Play as Iden Versio, commander of Inferno Squad, an Imperial special forces unit skilled at both space and ground combat. Meet many of Star Wars’ most famous people and visit some iconic places as you experience her tale.
Massively Multiplayer – Fight in battles of up to 40 players in authentic locations across all eras. Enjoy class based gameplay as you pilot a wide variety of land and air vehicles and control iconic characters with distinct abilities that can turn the tide of battle.
Famous Characters – Take control of characters from across space and time. Play as Yoda or Darth Maul, Rey or Kylo Ren – or anyone in between. Every character has a host of unique skills and upgradeable abilities to allow you to truly make the saga theirs.
Take To The Stars – Leave the confines of gravity behind and streak into the sky. Pilot some of the most iconic ships in the entire Star Wars saga, such as the Millennium Falcon or Luke Skywalker’s famous X Wing. Customize your ship and get into battles with up to 24 players!
Console Split-Screen – If you play on Xbox One or PlayStation 4, you can team up with a friend in two-player offline split-screen play. Earn rewards, customize soldiers and heroes, then take your skills and upgrades to the online battleground!
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