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  • Blog Post: EA Exceeds Financial Expectations Thanks To Star Wars Battlefront And The Old Republic

    EA has reported its financials for the third quarter of its current fiscal year. The company reports that its Star Wars license is paying off once more, with strong performance from Battlefront and The Old Republic. Despite beating expectations, EA profits slipped from $142 million to a loss of $45 million... More
  • Blog Post: Here's What's Coming To Star Wars Battlefront This Year

    Electronic Arts has laid out its plans for upcoming content in Star Wars Battlefront, from free new maps to more info about the season pass. Head in for the full details. The Expansion packs (covered in the season pass) add the Bespin and Death Star locations, but the specific heroes (Lobot?!), maps... More
  • Blog Post: Star Wars Battlefront's Shock Trooper Joins Hot Toys' Action Figure Army

    Hot Toys is creating a series of highly detailed action figures based on DICE's Star Wars Battlefront. The series kicks off with the shock trooper, launching either in the second or third quarter of this year. The shock trooper is a part of Hot Toys' 1/6 scale (approximately 12 inches), and features... More
  • Blog Post: Report: Star Wars Battlefront’s Next Update Includes Free Map, Hero Outfits

    We still don’t know anything about what’s coming in the Star Wars Battlefront paid DLC, but hints of free add-ons have emerged. A video from EA Brazil that has now been removed, suggests what’s coming next for the shooter. VideoGamer reports that prior to its removal, the video discussed... More
  • Blog Post: YouTube Reveals Star Wars Battlefront, Pokémon Go Among Most Viewed 2015 Gaming Videos

    As the year winds down, lists start to rev up. YouTube has revealed some new viewership statistics, as well as the top 10 most viewed gaming videos. The Google subsidiary conducted a survey of more than 4,800 participants, ages 18 to 54. While all of these go online at least once per month, they are... More
  • Blog Post: EA Salutes Star Wars Battlefront Players With Free Emote

    EA is incentivizing Star Wars Battlefront players to sign up for promotional emails with a free in-game emote. Similar to Destiny’s dances, emotes give players a way to communicate with friends and taunt enemies. In order to get the salute emote, all you need do is sign up on the Battlefront landing... More
  • Blog Post: Tense Star Wars: Battlefront Duel Is Almost Too Funny To Believe

    Thousands upon thousands of tense confrontations between the cannon fodder of the Galactic Empire and Rebel Alliance have played out in the days since Star Wars: Battlefront released. The clip below captures only one of them, but boy is it one to remember. Uploaded by Nick Nixon on YouTube, the standoff... More
  • Blog Post: Star Wars Battlefront Biggest Digital Launch In EA History, But No Specific Numbers Given

    While its become rare for publishers to share sales stats for its titles, EA has told investors to anticipate shipments of 13 million copies by March 31, 2016. While the company isn’t saying how many copies of Star Wars Battlefront have been shipped or sold, EA is combating some concerning news... More
  • Blog Post: Free Star Wars Battlefront Battle Of Jakku DLC Introduces Turning Point Mode

    In addition to the two maps coming with the free Battle of Jakku DLC for Star Wars Battlefront, players will get another way to play. The content, which drops for pre-order customers on December 1 and everyone else December 8, includes another large mode for 40 players. Turning Point is another asymmetric... More
  • Blog Post: Where's Our Star Wars Battlefront Review?

    The review embargo for Star Wars Battlefront is up at 11 p.m. CT, but you won't see Game Informer's review just yet. I've logged plenty of hours into the game's multiplayer modes, and feel like I've seen every variation numerous times over, but ranking up to earn new gear is a considerable... More
  • Blog Post: Star Wars Battlefront Season Pass Includes 16 Maps, 4 Heroes, More Star Cards

    EA has revealed the earliest details for the Star Wars Battlefront season pass. The $50 bundle includes a cross-section of content, including maps, modes, heroes, and gear. The listing that appears on EA's Star Wars website indicates that players will get access to four more heroes, four additional... More
  • Blog Post: New Releases This Week: November 15 Through November 21

    After last week's new release madness, you might think that this week offers a reprieve. Well, my friends, you thought wrong. EA is leading the charge this week with blasters and hokey religion. Star Wars Battlefront is finally upon us, and it might be the shooter you're looking for. Nintendo... More
  • Blog Post: Star Wars Battlefront Now Available For EA Access Members

    Xbox One players with EA Access can test Star Wars Battlefront for 10 hours starting now and leading up to the game's November 17 release. The full game (achievements included) are readily available for download through the EA Access app. Should you choose to purchase Battlefront at a later date... More
  • Blog Post: Star Wars Battlefront Base Command Companion App Available Now

    EA and DICE have released the companion app for Star Wars Battlefront a week before the game’s release. Base Command is a free tower defense style game that pits players against waves of Imperial forces. The turn-based game deals you three unit cards and three star cards from your deck of 24. Each... More
  • Blog Post: EA Expects To Ship 13 Million Copies Of Star Wars Battlefront By March 31

    On its second quarter earnings call yesterday, EA set high expectations for investors and analysts. The company said it expects to sell 13 million copies of Star Wars Battlefront by the close of its fiscal year. “The open beta for Star Wars Battlefront was exceptionally well received by players... More
  • Blog Post: More Than 9 Million Played The Star Wars Battlefront Beta

    With the Star Wars Battlefront beta wrapping up this morning, EA and DICE are putting some numbers to the weekend’s activities. Across the three platforms (Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC), more than 9 million players played Drop Zone, Walker Assault, and Survival modes. With so much hype around... More
  • Blog Post: New Star Wars Battlefront Modes And Season Pass Revealed

    In what will likely be no surprise to anyone, Star Wars Battlefront is getting a season pass. The $50 bundle includes four add-ons to be rolled out over the coming months. Those who want the whole experience can nab the game’s ultimate edition, which includes all of the content from the deluxe... More
  • Blog Post: Star Wars Battlefront Open Beta Getting An Extra Day For Technical Tests

    The Star Wars Battlefront beta is getting a extended by one day in order to perform additional technical tests. Here's what DICE is saying on the Star Wars Battlefront website : These additional tests will start on Monday, October 12 and will run thru Tuesday, October 13th, which will add an additional... More
  • Blog Post: Luke Skywalker Goes Down Hard In Hilarious Clip From Star Wars Battlefront Beta

    In the Star Wars Battlefront beta, few things are more intimidating on the battlefield than seeing Luke Skywalker or Darth Vader heading in your direction. Not only are they extremely fast and powerful, but they can take a ton of damage before going down thanks to their ability to deflect blaster fire... More
  • Blog Post: Weekend Warrior 10/9/2015

    Minnesota’s weather is rapidly cooling (at least for this Floridian), providing an excellent excuse to barricade ourselves inside and play video games. Destiny: The Taken King has taken up much of the staff's weekend plans, but the Star Wars Battlefront beta may elbow it's way into our... More
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