Star Wars Battlefront 2 Beta Coming this Week - Here's the Rundown

They also said that the Messenger is just one of the many different story connections that are found in the single-player mode in relation to the vast Star Wars galaxy.

Right off the bat, we are taken through the lens of Versio, who learns from her father (and commanding officer) that Emperor Palpatine perished during the Battle of Endor.

The 2005 PC game Star Wars: Battlefront II, not the upcoming Battlefront II for PS4, Xbox One and PC, that is. Not only is multiplayer live again, but it's live across both Steam and GOG Galaxy clients with players on each service having access to each other's games.

Follow News LedgeThis post may contain affiliate links, which means we receive a commission if you make a purchase using one of the affiliated links. An open beta will run from October 6 through October 9.

Classic Battlefront II multiplayer functionality was lost when the GameSpy multiplayer service shutdown. During the war, Iden was given command of Inferno Squadron. If you're alone however, you can play with ally AI on your team, in addition to the enemy AI. Players can earn in-game battle points to become these heroes or even call in reinforcements in the form of upgraded soldiers or vehicles.

Also of note, there will be Star Wars Battlefront II beta challenges.

"Star Wars fans rejoice!" There's still a small, but dedicated, group that plays this title online but with the news the online is coming back will surely bring a wave of new players. See, this is what happens when you don't name your games clearly.

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