This now-locked thread on reddit
shares more pre-release player
dissatisfaction with Star Wars Battlefront II
, kicking off a series of
complaints about the upcoming game's grind (thanks ASLayerAODsk). The original
poster says they will seek a refund for their eighty-dollar Deluxe Edition since
it will still require unlocking characters (specifically Darth Vader in this
notes that the response from the EA Community Team has
inspired a reddit record number of downvotes for suggesting players should take pride
in the grind. Here is the post, which has well over a quarter-million downvotes,
The intent is to provide players with a sense of pride and
accomplishment for unlocking different heroes.
As for cost, we selected initial values based upon data from the Open Beta and
other adjustments made to milestone rewards before launch. Among other things,
we're looking at average per-player credit earn rates on a daily basis, and
we'll be making constant adjustments to ensure that players have challenges that
are compelling, rewarding, and of course attainable via gameplay.
We appreciate the candid feedback, and the passion the community has put forth
around the current topics here on Reddit, our forums and across numerous social
Our team will continue to make changes and monitor community feedback and update
everyone as soon and as often as we can.