Star Wars Battlefront gets the Rogue One treatment

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With the rapidly incoming Rogue One: A Star Wars Story movie about to hit the box office, EA’s Star Wars Battlefront have released a whole new experience for the game.

Set in a galaxy, far, far, away, Battlefront has released the fourth and final expansion pack for all Season Pass owners. Star Wars Battlefront Rogue One: Scarif will introduce players to all-new epic battles and content inspired by the latest movie in the franchise.

You will be able to touch down from space onto the planet of Scarif and fight across beaches and jungle as the defiant Jyn Erso. You could also choose to defend against incoming forces as the cruel but brilliant Advanced Weapons Research director, Orson Krennic. These new playable heroes will also come with their respective signature weapons to wield.

Also introduced is Infiltration. This new game mode is multi-staged and again is inspired by Rogue One. Battle across Scarif and try out the new weapons and Star Cards and power-ups.

Star Wars Battlefront Rogue One: Scarif includes:

New Locations:

  • Scarif Beach
  • Scarif Jungle
  • Landing Pad 13
  • Shield Gate

New Heroes:

  • Jyn Erso
  • Orson Krennic

New Weapons:

  • Jyn Erso’s A180 Blaster Pistol
  • Orson Krennic’s DT-29 Heavy Blaster

New Star Cards and power-ups:

  • Sonic Imploder
  • Tie Striker Power up
  • U-Wing Power-Up

New Game Mode:

  • Infiltration

Now, I know what you’re thinking, yes, there’s a trailer and yes, here it is.

Battlefront Rogue One: Scarif DLC is available now for all Season Pass owners, and should be available separately in around two weeks.

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