Star Wars: Squadrons Now Available On PC And Consoles

Electronic Arts’ latest video game based on Lucasfilm’s beloved space opera, Star Wars Squadrons, is now available to buy. The shooter, developed by EA Motive, simultaneously hit PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. Support for PSVR, SteamVR, and Oculus Rift is part of the package, as well. Anyone playing on buying the Xbox Series X/S or the PS5 in the weeks ahead will be pleased to learn full backwards compatibility has already been implemented.

Star Wars: Squadrons places you in the cockpits of spacecraft from the iconic X-wing and TIE fighter fleets. The game is also part of the new, Disney-approved Star Wars lore and takes place near the end of the extensively covered Galactic Civil War. Besides a handcrafted single player campaign, Star Wars: Squadrons also offers multiplayer battles for up to ten players in a typical 5-vs-5 fashion.

Throughout the game, you’ll be able to unlock new pilots, weapons, shields, and other spacecraft components. Interestingly enough, EA Motive said they have no plans for introducing any DLC further down the road. Instead, they have actually already moved on to new projects, studio officials said last month.

By all accounts, Star Wars: Squadrons was almost a happy accident instead of a AAA game that EA planned years in advance.

More from author

Related posts


Latest posts

AR, Blockchain Driving Growth Of Android Games: Report

Augmented reality and blockchain are two key relatively new technologies that are driving the current growth of Android games, according to industry data from...

VR Cybershoes Reimagined For Oculus Quest

Remember Cybershoes? Remember how Kickstarter users gave it a quarter of a million dollars back in 2018? That last part doesn't seem to have...

SNES Was Robbed Of A Green Lantern Game, ‘New’ Leak Reveals

SNES could have had a standalone Green Lantern game, according to a new leak centered on Nintendo's classic console from ages past... Discovered by video...

Want to stay up to date with the latest news?

We would love to hear from you! Please fill in your details and we will stay in touch. It's that simple!