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First, what platform do you play it on? Do you ever feel like teaming up for some missions, multiplayer etc?

Second, what are your initial impressions?

Personally, I think this game is alright. I play on Xbox one and every time I quit between matches, I get error code 327. Second, when playing in Starfighter Assault, there are several times I spawn in as a pilot and thrusters, no ship is displayed. In Heroes vs Villains, the light saber duels come off as very luck based, anyone could win. Kind of hack and slash when engaged.

The challenge system will encourage players to play for a while, but the level session system overall is quite demanding pointswise to me. I feel the credits, crystals, crafting parts currencies is too much and was only there to encourage loot crate in game purchases. Thank Satan Disney wouldn't put up with the bad press and removed the loot box purchasing immediately.

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I'm playing on PS4.

It's not a perfect game but its so much better than BF2015.  The amount of content in the game is what I expected from BF2015, and adding all the DLC in for free was a great move by EA/Dice.

I'm really enjoying the campaign and looking forward to trying the new DLC levels.

I'm not that good at the online stuff as I prefer to play the sniper role and the Specialist class in the game is rubbish. Its still fun though, even if I find the levelling system a tough grind (I'm a casual player so can't afford to sink hours in to it).

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On 11/25/2017 at 7:26 AM, TheHansonGoons said:

First, what platform do you play it on? Do you ever feel like teaming up for some missions, multiplayer etc?

Second, what are your initial impressions?

Personally, I think this game is alright. I play on Xbox one and every time I quit between matches, I get error code 327. Second, when playing in Starfighter Assault, there are several times I spawn in as a pilot and thrusters, no ship is displayed. In Heroes vs Villains, the light saber duels come off as very luck based, anyone could win. Kind of hack and slash when engaged.

The challenge system will encourage players to play for a while, but the level session system overall is quite demanding pointswise to me. I feel the credits, crystals, crafting parts currencies is too much and was only there to encourage loot crate in game purchases. Thank Satan Disney wouldn't put up with the bad press and removed the loot box purchasing immediately.

@TheHansonGoons I am a huge Star Wars fan and Battlefront 2015 was such a let-down for me, that I vowed not to buy the sequel. It sounds like they fixed a lot of the problems that plagued the first game, but I am still not going to get it. When I get the Star Wars itch, I still have KOtOR and me and the kiddo can play Lego Star Wars. :lol:

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2 hours ago, Rexfellis said:

@TheHansonGoons I am a huge Star Wars fan and Battlefront 2015 was such a let-down for me, that I vowed not to buy the sequel. It sounds like they fixed a lot of the problems that plagued the first game, but I am still not going to get it. When I get the Star Wars itch, I still have KOtOR and me and the kiddo can play Lego Star Wars. :lol:

My girl and I still play Lego as well.  And Kotr was one of the best games ever!

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4 minutes ago, TheHansonGoons said:

My girl and I still play Lego as well.  And Kotr was one of the best games ever!

Preach brother!

I did get some good news. Got an alert from Microsoft and FedEx that my replacement Xbox One X was shipped today! Hopefully I'll have it Tues or Wed!

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1 hour ago, Rexfellis said:

Preach brother!

I did get some good news. Got an alert from Microsoft and FedEx that my replacement Xbox One X was shipped today! Hopefully I'll have it Tues or Wed!

Congrats man! Can you still play those Star Wars classics on there? What about F13? And all your other old games?

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1 minute ago, TheHansonGoons said:

Congrats man! Can you still play those Star Wars classics on there? What about F13? And all your other old games?

Thanks bro! I play KOtOR on my laptop on Steam. Me and the kiddo play LSW:The Complete Saga on his PS3. All of my Xbox One games are supposed to be playable on the new console. I wasn't ever able to find out, because Amazon sent me an expensive brick. 🤬 I have Ft13th on Xbox and a copy for Steam. Looking forward to loading it up on the new console.

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20 minutes ago, Rexfellis said:

Thanks bro! I play KOtOR on my laptop on Steam. Me and the kiddo play LSW:The Complete Saga on his PS3. All of my Xbox One games are supposed to be playable on the new console. I wasn't ever able to find out, because Amazon sent me an expensive brick. 🤬 I have Ft13th on Xbox and a copy for Steam. Looking forward to loading it up on the new console.

Let me know when you get that box unboxed and running. If all works and goes according to plan, hit me up and we can run a few games.

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1 hour ago, TheHansonGoons said:

Let me know when you get that box unboxed and running. If all works and goes according to plan, hit me up and we can run a few games.

I definitely will man! Looking forward to getting in a few games with you and the crew. I'll probably get owned, but that's ok! :lol:

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Won't spend my money on it. I don't have time to grind for star cards and heroes. I don't trust EA to keep their pay to win microtransactions in their pants either. Shame because I enjoyed the Beta.

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not liking it too much.Lots of problems,plus still not enough offline content.May trade it in soon.I have many of the older Battlefront titles for PS2/Xbox/PSP and they were alot better.I like those alot,plus i also play the two KOTOR titles alot,plus Lego Star Wars- The Force Awakens and the 3 Star Wars games they made for Disney Infinity,they were actually pretty fun.

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