Battlefront Will NOT Be Like Battlefield
“We have a strong legacy with Battlefield, but we did not want this to be a Battlefield game,” he explained. “We wanted it to have a heart and soul of its own. We came at it from a very different angle. We know that the core audience of a game like this is different to the Battlefield audience. There’s a crossover, but Star Wars fans expect a Star Wars game, not a Battlefield game.
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