The sequel to EA's divisive but arresting team-based shooter, Star Wars Battlefront 2 will see gamers taking to some of the most famous locations in the Star Wars universe to do eternal team deathmatch battle on land, air and in the darkness of space.

Covering multiple eras from the Star Wars universe—hopefully including the Clone Wars—and coming complete with a single-player story mode, we're hoping Star Wars Battlefront 2 may be the definitive shooter in the franchise's history. But only time will tell.

  • Developers: DICE, Motive Games & Criterion Games
  • Publisher: Electronic Arts
  • Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows

'Star Wars Battlefront 2' Release Date

Star Wars Battlefront 2 is slated for an atypical Winter 2017 release date, which puts it in line nicely with the impending eighth episode, Star Wars: The Last Jedi. No actual release date has been revealed at this time.

[Credit: DICE/EA]
[Credit: DICE/EA]

'Star Wars Battlefront 2' Trailer

The Star Wars Battlefront 2 debut trailer was leaked prior to its official unveiling, which was due to take place during the Star Wars Celebration in Orlando, you can watch it below:

'Star Wars Battlefront 2' Gameplay

There's also yet to be any news concerning gameplay, but I think it's safe to assume it shouldn't detour too crazily from Star Wars Battlefront 1's gameplay. But be sure we'll keep you in the loop once we find out any news.

What's New In 'Star Wars Battlefront 2'?

  • Story Mode

After a chorus of complaints from fans, DICE and EA have decided on bringing a much needed story mode to Star Wars Battlefront 2. EA's Motive Studios, based in Montreal, Canada, is developing the narrative. It appears to be centered around a post-Endor Empire and stars a female rebel.

  • Play Against Bots

Star Wars Battlefront 2 will also be getting the long awaited skirmish mode where you play against A.I. bots of varying difficulty.

[Credit: DICE/EA]
[Credit: DICE/EA]
  • Multiplayer

There's no word as of yet as to what will be returning and what new modes will be gracing our screens in Star Wars Battlefront 2. But keep tuned to this dial, I'm sure we'll get word pretty darn soon.

'Star Wars Battlefront 2' Secrets, Easter Eggs, Cheats, Tips & Tricks

Make sure to check back here later for all the tips, tricks and guides to becoming a galactic force to be reckoned with in Star Wars Battlefront 2.

'Star Wars Battlefront 2' Cast & Characters

The Star Wars Battlefront 2 reveal trailer finally gave us a glimpse of the space action we can anticipate. The usual suspects will undoubtedly return with Darth Vader, Luke Skywalker and Han Solo still knocking around in space, but it seems we'll be getting a whole cast of characters from across the canon, too.

Characters like Darth Maul, Yoda, Kylo Ren and Rey all appeared in the reveal trailer, thus confirming ground and space battles ranging from the classics to the Clone Wars and all the way up to the new trilogy.

'Star Wars Battlefront 2' News

  • Star Wars Battlefront 2 has a name and will be revealed at Star Wars Celebration

It's official. Star Wars Battlefront 2 will be going by the name of Star Wars Battlefront 2, as revealed by EA recently. And coming this Star Wars Celebration, Battlefront 2's trailer will be unveiled to the world on April 15 at 11:30am PT, 2:30pm ET, 7:30pm UK and 8:30pm CEST.

  • Star Wars Battlefront 2 to be playable at EA Play 2017

Starting on June 10, 2017 Star Wars Battlefront 2 and a host of other big Electronic Arts IPs will be available to play at The Hollywood Palladium. Get over to EA's site for exclusive looks at the new titles.

  • Star Wars Battlefront 2 reveal trailer leaks

The reveal trailer for Star Wars Battlefront 2 leaked prior to its unveiling during the Star Wars Celebration 2017. It confirmed a singleplayer campaign, multiplayer, characters from across all eras and plenty of space battles.