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Stranger Things and Game of Thrones get the SNES treatment

I'll be the first to admit it, this story's a little strange. I'm pretty sure we've never posted anything from HalloweenCostumes.com before. Movies and TV shows tend not to have full console releases anymore, as the tie-in games we see toda...   read

 
 
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Have a look at some more Star Wars: Battlefront III footage

I've been somewhat fascinated by Free Radical's cancelled Star Wars: Battlefront III for a fair while now. The game itself was meant to expand hugely upon the Star Wars: Battlefront formula by allowing players to switch between pl...   read

 
 
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We get to blow up the Death Star in Star Wars Battlefront next week

The long-awaited Death Star expansion for Star Wars Battlefront drops this Tuesday for folks who have the season pass (and those who are about to give in at last). Finally, everything's coming up [you]! The DLC's main addition is Battle St...   read

 
 
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Star Wars Battlefront's next DLC mode is a run on the Death Star

The destruction of the Death Star is well-trodden territory for Star Wars games, but that doesn't mean I'm tired of doing the iconic trench run. It's a classic! And it's where the next Star Wars Battlefront DLC will take us in September wit...   read

 
 
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Apparently Star Wars: Rogue Squadron was nearly ported to two additional consoles

When you’re dealing with a franchise that's as all-encompassing and monolithic as Star Wars, there’s bound to be a few projects that, for one reason or another, end up getting cancelled. The latest video by Unseen64 contributor ...   read

 
 
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BioWare is shutting down all its forums outside of Star Wars: The Old Republic

If you frequent the BioWare forums, you better sit down. Over the weekend, the publisher explained that everything outside of the Star Wars: The Old Republic forums will be shut down. That includes Mass Effect, Dragon Age -- every...   read

 
 
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EA, Lucasfilm shut down Star Wars fan game

In a move that should surprise absolutely no one, Disney's Lucasfilm division and Electronic Arts have put the kibosh on Galaxy in Turmoil, a Star Wars fan game from Frontwire Studios. According to Frontwire president Tony Romanelli, h...   read

 
 
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Star Wars Battlefront's much-needed offline multiplayer looks fab

As of early tomorrow morning, Star Wars Battlefront will have something it probably should have had a long time ago but I'm still thankful to see now: offline play with cooperative support. In the new Skirmish mode, you'll be able to play ...   read

 
 
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Star Wars: Trials on Tatooine is free on Steam

ILMxLAB's "cinematic virtual reality experiment" Star Wars: Trials on Tatooine saw a free release on Steam earlier today. If you have an HTC Vive, you'll be able to swing a lightsaber to deflect incoming blaster fire or make gashes in the ...   read

 
 
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Rogue One DLC coming to Star Wars Battlefront

Today at Star Wars Celebration Europe in London, England, Disney and Electronic Arts announced the fourth and final piece of Star Wars Battlefront's season pass content, Rogue One: Scarif. The expansion pack is a tie-in to the upc...   read

 
 
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You can play Star Wars Battlefront multiplayer offline against bots next week

DICE is giving Star Wars Battlefront another shot in the arm with a new way to play the game offline. Beginning July 21, Skirmish mode will let players compete against bots alone (or with a partner in split-screen co-op on consoles) in the ...   read

 
 
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Bespin DLC review

Review: Star Wars Battlefront: Bespin

Star Wars Battlefront has earned a spot in my multiplayer rotation, but it's far from secure. I become reinvested every time free updates and paid expansions bolster the game, but I can only stay engaged with the relatively straightforward ...   read

 
 
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EA kills Burnout dev's extreme driving game for more Star Wars

Two years ago at E3 Electronic Arts announced a new extreme driving game from Burnout developer Criterion -- or what was left of it after the co-founders left EA to start the company that would go on to make Dangerous Golf. Whatever shell o...   read

 
 
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Star Wars Battlefront is going to Bespin next week

EA had a new trailer to show off for Bespin, which is coming to Star Wars Battlefront players in the form of DLC on June 21 (July 5 for non-season pass holders). It'll feature Lando and Dengar as new heroes, a new gametype, Bespin maps...   read

 
 
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LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens demo is out now

I have not watched Star Wars: The Force Awakens, but I am told this new LEGO game, which is out in a couple of weeks, is basically a shot-for-shot recreation of the film according to the new trailer. And it's out on PlayStation 4, Xbox One,...   read

 
 
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PlayStation VR is getting an X-Wing experience

During Sony's E3 2016 press conference, we got an all-too-brief glimpse at Star Wars Battlefront X-Wing VR Mission, a thing I'd very much like to plaster in front of my eyeballs even if it's just for a single excursion. PlayStation VR laun...   read

 
 
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First, brief look at the Dead Space dev's Star Wars game

Former face of Assassin's Creed Jade Raymond took to EA's E3 press conference stage to talk about next year's Star Wars Battlefront, which her studio Motive is working on with DICE, and will include stuff from the new films. Raymond's...   read

 
 
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Star Wars Battlefront's Bespin DLC drops June 21

I don't know when I'm going to find time for Star Wars Battlefront in a post-Overwatch world, but this month's Bespin expansion has at least one good thing going for it: Lando Calrissian. His villainous counterpart is going to be the bounty...   read

 
 
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Star Wars Battlefront 3 fan game supposedly coming to Steam

Even after the release of EA DICE's Star Wars Battlefront last year, a hardcore following of classic Battlefront fans still long for Battlefront 3, the game LusasArts cancelled mid-development in 2008. A group of those fans at Fro...   read

 
 
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Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens actually has a reasonable season pass

Our disdain for season passes is well-documented around here. Too many publishers look to turn $60 worth of revenue into $100 by way of a $40 mystery season pass. We rarely know how the base game will end up, but consumers are routinely ask...   read

 
 
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Origin's sitewide 30% off coupon means Sims 4 and Battlefront deals galore

The Origin store is running a site-wide 30 percent off promo code. Yay! But before you bust out the wallet for Battlefield 1 or Mirror's Edge Catalyst, think again. The discount is rather restrictive for a "site-wide" coupon. You won't...   read

 
 
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Star Wars Battlefront didn't have a campaign so it was out before Force Awakens

EA has just confirmed what we all assumed -- Star Wars Battlefront was partially rushed to ensure that it dropped before the release of the film Star Wars Awakens. Speaking on an investor broadcast, EA exec Patrick Soderlund spoke to q...   read

 
 
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Star Wars: Outpost video
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See footage of the cancelled Star Wars: Outpost

"Outpost" was listed as a blip in the news of several canceled games over at LucasArts ahead of the Disney acquisition. Star Wars 1313 and Battlefront-style shooter Star Wars: First Assault were also victims. Footage from the canned Star W...   read

 
 
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Star Wars Battlefront

You can try Star Wars Battlefront's Outer Rim DLC for free this weekend

There is so much room for DICE to flesh out Star Wars Battlefront in a full sequel, and we had to know one would happen sooner than later given the game's runaway financial success. But to hear that a follow-up is on the docket for 2017 whi...   read

 
 
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Star Wars is its own genre now, says EA

Nested in the same Electronic Arts financials that brought us yesterday's news about Need for Speed, Titanfall 2, another Star Wars Battlefront, et al, is a vague note about a new IP for 2017 and a vague update on what could be EA's attempt...   read

 
 



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