x Hot off the heels of Solo: A Star Wars Story, Electronic Arts and DICE have confirmed new content for Star Wars Battlefront II, as part of the game’s ongoing Han Solo Season, which is centered around everyone’s favorite, fast-talking gambler/pilot/what-have-you. Starting June 12, players will be able to make their way to the mining planet of Kessel (yes, of the “Kessel Run in 12 parsecs” fame), which is known for its harsh environmental conditions, brought on by the ongoing mining operations to harvest more coaxium. The new map will feature a variety of modes, including Blast, Hero Showdown, and Heroes vs. Villains. The Extraction mode also makes a return, where Rebel players will be tasked with retrieving and escaping with a critical payload, while Empire forces will stop at nothing to squash their plans. If you have enough in-game credits, you’ll also be able to pilot Lando’s Millenium Falcon for the first time, … [Read more...] about Star Wars Battlefront II: The Han Solo Season Continues On June 12
Star wars battlefront heroes vs villains
Star Wars Battlefront II: Han Solo Season DLC trailer released! He’s a gambler, a driver, a flyer — and an unexpected hero in the making. It’s time for young Han Solo to enter Star Wars Battlefront II: The Han Solo Season, with content inspired by Solo: A Star Wars Story. Previously this season, players ventured back to Jabba’s Palace on Tatooine, introduced new ways to play the game, and explored the iconic friendships and rivalries of Han Solo and the Millennium Falcon crew. Starting on June 12, players will have the opportunity to complete the infamous Kessel Run. Check out the trailer for the Star Wars Battlefront II: The Han Solo Season 2 DLC in the video player below! Completing the infamous Kessel Run in 12 parsecs is no small feat for a smuggler, and now you’ll get to visit the notorious planet yourself. It’s not for the faint-hearted though — conditions are harsh, and the Galactic Empire is heavily invested in the local supply of the … [Read more...] about Star Wars Battlefront II: Han Solo Season DLC Trailer Released!
With Solo: A Star Wars Story hitting theaters towards the end of this month, there’s no better time for the video game sequel Star Wars Battlefront II to get a Han Solo themed expansion pack. A new Star Wars Battlefront II Han Solo expansion pack will arrive on May 16, and it means players will get to go back to Jabba’s Palace, a level that was playable in the original Star Wars Battelfront. Plus, we’ll also get new playable characters in the form of Leia in Boushh bounty hunter disguise and Lando Calrissian in his skiff guard disguise. But that’s not all. Star Wars Battlefront II – Jabba’s Palace As you can see, the Jabba’s Palace level looks even more gorgeous in the video game sequel than it did in the first game. The level will be available to play in Blast and Heroes vs Villains game types where “players can navigate Jabba’s abode and try to talk their way out of a tight spot — or risk becoming a part of the scenery … [Read more...] about Star Wars Battlefront II Han Solo Expansion Pack: Jabba’s Palace & More
6 minutes ago Before Han Solo can star in his own movie, the character is getting some time in the spotlight in Star Wars: Battlefront II. In celebration of the upcoming Solo film, the scruffy nerf herder will serve as a theme for both in-game events and cosmetic items. While Solo: A Star Wars Story won't hit the silver screen until May 25, the infamous scoundrel with a heart of gold will be the main attraction of "The Han Solo Season" kicking off in Battlefront II starting May 16. According to EA, the celebration will include all sorts of in-game activities, including special maps, modes and even some fresh duds for various characters. The content we're about to list is actually only the beginning of the celebration, too. Apparently, new Solo-themed content will be introduced into Battlefront II sometime in June, so we've got our fingers crossed that will mean new characters and maps pulled directly from the upcoming film. No word yet on what that content will actually be, … [Read more...] about Star Wars Battlefront II Is Getting A Han Solo Season Ahead Of Solo: A Star Wars Story
x In commemoration of the Mouse House’s upcoming intergalactic origin story Solo: A Star Wars Story, EA and DICE have lifted the curtain on Star Wars Battlefront II’s forthcoming Han Solo-centric free DLC. Hitting consoles on May 16th – nine days before Ron Howard’s eagerly anticipated sci-fi prequel flick – the downloadable content will take players on a trip back to the Original Trilogy before making a hyper jump into brand new content inspired by Solo in June. Here’s the rundown, direct from EA: •Revisit Jabba’s Palace – Available in Blast, Hero Showdown or Heroes vs. Villains, players will be able to iron out their differences in the twists and turns of Jabba’s abode. •New Hero Showdown Mode – In this new round-based elimination mode, players will be able to take their favorite duos into two on two Heroes vs. Villains battles. Han Solo and Chewbacca vs. Boba Fett and Bossk? Yoda and Rey vs. Vader and … [Read more...] about EA Lifts The Curtain On Star Wars Battlefront II: The Han Solo Season