that a multiplayer beta for Star Wars: Battlefront II
will get underway on October 6th for the public, two days after this goes live
early for those who preorder the sci-fi action sequel. Here's word on the plan:
We've heard you loud and clear: you want to try your hand at epic
encounters with iconic heroes, massive battles across detailed landscapes, and
thrilling dogfights in space. You want to play Star Wars™ Battlefront™ II. Well,
we have good news for you: the Star Wars Battlefront II multiplayer beta is on
the way, available for PlayStation® 4, Xbox One, and Origin for PC in October.
pre-order Star Wars Battlefront II will be able to play the beta early,
starting October 4**. The beta opens to the public two days later on October 6,
and there's a lot to explore.
What's in the multiplayer beta? You'll be able to experience some of the best of
Star Wars Battlefront II across iconic planets and into the far reaches of
space. Get set to dive into Naboo: Theed in Galactic Assault. Join Republic
clone troopers and Separatist battle droids in a wild melee on the streets
surrounding the royal palace, where you'll take control of some of your favorite
But that's only part of the story. Also included is a multiplayer Starfighter
Assault battle (with more details to be revealed at
giving you the ability to pilot a variety of the most memorable starfighters
from Star Wars™. Keep your eyes open for even more surprises as the beta
The beta runs through October 9, and if you want to be among the first to play,
pre-order Star Wars Battlefront II now. In addition to early beta access, you'll
get bonus content including Yoda's Epic Lightsaber Mastery Star Card, which is
only available while supplies last until October 9, 2017**.