Here you will find all the news about Star Wars: Squadrons from the EA Play Live.
After the beginning of the week, it was announced with Star Wars: Squadrons, the new game from developer EA subjects with a first Render-Trailer, followed during the EA Play Live is a comprehensive Gameplay insight into the space-Shooter. Also, we now know more about the single-player campaign. GamePro summarizes all the important information about the game from the Livestream for you.
Everything Important at a glance:
- Release: 02. October 2020
- Platforms: PS4, Xbox One, PC (cross-play)
- Genre: Space Shooter with Multiplayer focus
- Campaign: Yes, completely in VR playable
- Number Of Vessels: 8
- Multiplayer Modes: 2, Dog-Fights and fleet fights (3-phase)
The space battles in the Cockpit View discharged and set as expected on Arcade Action rather than a realistic flight Simulation. As a cool Feature were also shown depending on the ship type, different HUDs.
The first Gameplay of Star Wars: Squadrons you can watch here:
Star Wars Squadrons shows in the Gameplay Trailer, how fast the battles are
Information on the single-player campaign
That Squadrons not only offers a Multiplayer component that was already known. Also, in the run-up to leaked that we can play the game entirely in VR. During the EA Play Live developer EA’s motives, betrayed now, the context of the plot and told in what hero roles we slip.
Two Of The Groups: You heard right, the campaign, the story from the perspective of two characters told. Because the female combat pilot Case Kassandora and on the side of the rebels, the male Pilot Rao high moon would be on the side of the Empire. According to the developers, the story of the two will affect the equilibrium of forces in the galaxy.
The multi-player modes-an Overview
Star Wars: Squadrons 5v5 room offers battles that we experience from the perspective of the Empire or the rebels, so far, so known. What are the modes, the battles are fought, we now know also.
Dog Fights: In a Team Deathmatch, both parties compete against each other.
Fleet fightsThe second Multiplayer mode is far more extensive, and will take place in three phases:
- Phase 1: Both parties must decide to Dog-Fights in the center of the map
- Phase 2: Two capital ships need to be either attacked or defended
- Phase 3: Here you need to the subsystems of the enemy’s flag ship to destroy
All The Space Ships
Overall, you are in Squadrons behind the wheel of 8 pilots set. Four on the side of the rebels and the Empire.
- Hunter (Tie-fighter and X-wing): they represent the most flexible and versatile class
- Interceptors (Tie-interceptors and A-wings): The fastest and most agile of all the classes
- Support (Tie-Reaper and U-wing): Saves allies and fills your ammo
- Bomber (Tie-Bomber and Y-wing): The class with the highest fire power
Customization in SW: Squadrons
As seen in the Video, you can customize both your pilot and your ships individually. In addition to the visual Upgrades, there will be a total of 50 performance components, your your flying improves. So you can make the in-flight behaviour by Items adjust, the power level will improve, and by objects your chances of Survival increase.
How the improvements affect the Matchmaking, and whether any progress via the in-game currency is unlocked, there is no information. After the Battlefront 2 Disaster to Launch a Lootbox-model, however, is rather unlikely.
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