Star Wars Battlefront Won’t Use The Force Awakens Content, Here’s Why

By   /   Feb 1, 2016
Star Wars Battlefront

Last year was a big one for Star Wars fans as not only they got Episode VII: The Force Awakens, but a new video game as well. The game I’m referring to is Star Wars Battlefront which released for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC.

It featured some iconic characters from the film series such as Darth Vader, Princess Leia, Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and more. We also saw AT-ST Walker, TIE Fighter, X-Wings etc.

The content on the game was taken from previous Star Wars movies, but since The Force Awakens came out, fans were hoping to play and use characters and weapons from Episode VII in Battlefront.

This is a very tempting idea but sadly that will not happen anytime soon. According to EA, ” you can’t make a game in Star Wars that violates the canon of Star Wars.”

On Star Wars, the one thing that we are adhering to, and I think this is part of our arrangement with Lucas and Disney, is you can’t make a game in Star Wars that violates the canon of Star Wars. Meaning you can’t take something from the future and bring it back into the past unless it’s a reference.

Well, that is a disappointment. We were really hoping to play as Kylo Ren or Ray. I love that red Lightsaber of Kylo Ren. Hopefully, EA would change its mind.

Source: EA

Featured Videos

Hot Right Now

AMD Ryzen CPU

The AMD Ryzen CPU Hits The Right Marks, Just Needs Right Price

The AMD Ryzen CPU was demoed recently and what a demo it was. AMD showed that the upcoming AMD...

by   /   Dec 15, 2016
Death Stranding leak

New Death Stranding Leak Revealed The Name Of Norman Reedus’ Character

Hideo Kojima rocked the internet with the reveal of Death Stranding trailer at The Game Awards...

by   /   Dec 15, 2016
Video Game Remasters

Untold Stories of Video Game Remasters – the Good, Bad, and Ugly

In today’s video, we discuss something subjective – are video game remasters good or bad? And...

by   /   Sep 9, 2016
Video Game Villains

Top 10 Invincible Video Game Villains Who Just Won’t Die, No Matter What

We all are accustomed with video game villains and the story usually concludes with the fall of...

by   /   Aug 18, 2016
Panasonic 3DO

Top-10 Retro Consoles You Never Knew Existed

Video gaming has come a long way! While we are well-acquainted with the likes of Xbox Scorpio and...

by   /   Aug 17, 2016
Load More