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John Boyega's trying to get EA to make a single-player Battlefront campaign

Turns out that guy from Breaking Benjamin isn’t the only person disappointed with Star Wars: Battlefront. John Boyega, of a single episode of Law and Order: UK, Attack the Block, and that 24 miniseries fame, has taken to Twitter to c...   read

 
 
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Star Wars Battlefront's Outer Rim DLC sounds decent

As attentive fans predicted, Greedo (A New Hope) and Nien Nunb (Return of the Jedi) are indeed coming to Star Wars Battlefront as hero characters. This franchise sure loves its kooky names. Greedo and Nien are part of this month's Outer Rim...   read

 
 
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The Return of the Star Wars Humble Bundle

Star Wars is no longer the Internet's cool thing. I know that because I have an account on Twitter.com and almost no one is drooling over Star Wars like they were in December. Instead, it's all Oscar talk and Bernie Sanders (...   read

 
 
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I hope Greedo shows up in Star Wars Battlefront

Concept art for an upcoming Star Wars Battlefront DLC pack, Outer Rim, has spurred speculation about a pair of potential Hero/Villain characters, and they seem entirely plausible to me. The first is Greedo, the green-skinned bounty hunter H...   read

 
 
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Star Wars Battlefront just cranked out a big patch

EA still isn't done with Star Wars Battlefront yet -- mostly because it still has DLC and a Season Pass to sell! But until more content is out, you can enjoy the benefits of a giant February update. Most notably, a Twilight Hoth map ha...   read

 
 
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The Old Republic developer is hiring for a 'new, unannounced BioWare IP'

It looks like The Old Republic developer BioWare Austin is working on an entirely new IP with MMO elements. In a job listing, BioWare Austin says it is looking for a Senior Lead Server Engineer who has experience in “designing distrib...   read

 
 
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Star Wars Battlefront is handing out double XP this weekend

I only jump onto Star Wars Battlefront every so often with friends as it got stale pretty fast, but for those of you who still play, there's a double XP event this weekend. This is because the community managed to complete over four million...   read

 
 
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LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens is a thing that's happening

In a move that should surprise absolutely no one, the next entry in Warner Bros. and TT Games' popular LEGO video game series is based on Star Wars: The Force Awakens. While the companies presumably would have liked to announce the gam...   read

 
 
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Disney will not allow EA to break canon with Star Wars Battlefront

While we've known since last month that Star Wars Battlefront is going to focus on the original trilogy for this release in the series, we didn't know exactly why. An EA earnings call (via VideoGamer) has shed some light on why you won't be...   read

 
 
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These are Star Wars Battlefront's DLC plans

Despite liking Star Wars Battlefront quite a lot initially -- far more than I would've expected, going in -- I think it has been, what? A month since I last played? That weekend bonus XP event in December is the last time I remember hopping...   read

 
 
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That bonkers unofficial open world Star Wars Kickstarter has been canceled

A few days ago, on a PC far far away, someone wanted to create an open world Star Wars game. Note that this is a completely unofficial project that would have instantly been swallowed by Disney once it got wind of it. It was an insane ...   read

 
 
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Let me save you the trouble: Disney's gonna shut you down, bud

As a rule, I don't write about Kickstarters unless they're run by an established developer like Harmonix or Double Fine. It's true -- in my near-2,000 posts for this site, I can't remember a time when I've written about a specific crowdfund...   read

 
 
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Recent Star Wars games generate over $1 billion in sales

Star Wars Battlefront is thought to have sold six million units since its launch in November 2015. In an interview to Fortune, analysts estimated how recent Star Wars releases are performing, including Battlefront and Disney Infinity. ...   read

 
 
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Battlefront probably isn't getting any content from The Force Awakens

While it would already seem like EA missed the boat if they were planning on adding anything based on The Force Awakens to Battlefront, a recent tweet put the final nail in that space coffin. Responding to a Twitter user asking if there wou...   read

 
 
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Star Wars: Battlefront II was originally supposed to be a multiplayer-only game

Lots of folks out there have complained about recent efforts to drop campaigns from games (Titanfall, Rainbox Six Siege), but as Did You Know Gaming points out, the concept was actually rather old. Star Wars: Battlefront II, released ...   read

 
 
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The big o' Steam, GMG, and Origin Winter Sale top pick roundup

Yesterday the Steam Winter Sale went live, culminating in the year-end yuletide savings PC gamers have come to expect. Unlike previous years though, there are no flash sales or daily deals to worry about. While we're sure there are plenty o...   read

 
 
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Lightsabers in Fallout 4 is, scientifically speaking, something the Internet should like

Possibly the laziest route to garnering online favor is to take a thing the Internet likes and put it in another thing the Internet likes. There are countless examples of this all the time, but a good recent one is the Batman v Superman&nb...   read

 
 
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  Watch Video There are exactly 100 professional reviews culled on the Bloodborne Metacritic page. Of that 100, 99 are "positive" and 1 is "mixed," a lowly 7/10, which I'd suggest is still positive. Oh, so nobody dislikes this game? When I...   read
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PSA: Watch out for Star Wars spoilers on Xbox Live and Battlefront

Star Wars: The Force Awakens has officially hit theaters, which means everyone who cares a modicum about popular culture is booking to the theaters to experience this sweeping cultural moment before some jerk spoils the film's major tw...   read

 
 
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Sony and Microsoft are competing for the Star Wars crowd

Statistically speaking, every single person on earth will go see Star Wars: The Force Awakens this weekend (sample size: my Twitter timeline and Facebook feed). Before the main attraction begins, many of those people are going to get a...   read

 
 
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Star Wars Battlefront is giving out double XP

Well, they don't call it XP, exactly, but you know what I mean! With Force Awakens fresh on our mind this week, Star Wars Battlefront is holding a "double score" event. Between December 18 at 1:00am Pacific and December 21 at 1:00am Pacific...   read

 
 
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Star Wars Lightsaber Escape is a cool piece of tech that links your phone and a browser

Google has launched a cool little browser game that links up your smart phone as a controller, and pits you against a series of Stormtroopers as a Jedi. Basically, all you have to do is download or load up Chrome on your smartphone, go to t...   read

 
 
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Star Wars Battlefront 33% off on Origin as Force Awakens nears

What will you be doing this weekend? EA is hoping some of you will watch Star Wars: The Force Awakens and then follow the hype train straight to Star Wars Battlefront. From now until December 21 at 10 AM Pacific, both the Standard and Delux...   read

 
 
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The Force Awakens co-star was fired from Dante's Inferno

Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens opens in theaters in less than a week, and my favorite thing about the movie so far is that two of its leading men once sang a song with Justin Timberlake about not wanting to go to outer space. At ...   read

 
 
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LucasFilm president: 'We're spending a lot of time looking at' Star Wars 1313

Remember Star Wars 1313? Instead of being all about the Force and lightsabers, 1313 was going to be a grittier look at the Star Wars universe from the perspective of someone who was neither Jedi nor Sith: everybody’s favourite space b...   read

 
 
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CoilWhine

Well I made a list of all the games Ive beaten this summer, including the 100% runs of GTAVPC and Mirrors Edge Not that many games due to life stuff but its Moving towards portable gaming also due to life stuff (radiation

 
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If you want to know if the devil is near, flip half a jelly sandwich, if its jelly side down hes close by #Movielessontoid #shyamalan

 
Khalid Eternal Nigh

Yknow, this has bugged me for a long Final Fight literally saved Capcom from bankruptcy, without it wed never have seen The FF chars, esp Cody, are among most popular in SF outside of Yet we see like ZERO merch for :/

 
Dinosir

Just Spent 3hrs playing Megaman legends 2 on my I can say that so far its worth the price solely for playing this Being able to play indies, ps1, and potential actual vita games, on a handheld is making me fall in love with this

 
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As the bad guy, if you manage to capture the heroes, dont monologue, just kill Youll only regret it #MovieLessonToid

 
Occams

My buddy had this poster in his It was from an issue of Guitar I have it to him when we were in high

 
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When sitting across from Greedo, always be the one that shot #Movielessontoid

 
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