The filmmaker had been courted to direct Star Wars: Episode IX, but this has the potential to be a better long-term bet for the filmmaker and Lucasfilm, taking the Star Wars Universe in a whole new direction through three films.
Things kick into high gear on December 13. There will also be another chapter released for the single-player campaign.
Because factions are all the rage these days, on December 5th Battlefront II will start urging players to pick a side (Resistance or First Order) enabling challenges that grant particular rewards.
The Finn Hero Card will become available to The Resistance, while Captain Phasma will arrive for those fighting for The First Order. Captain Phasma and Finn will be joining the fight, and whichever faction completes the most challenges that week will receive a special reward for either Finn or Phasma. This means that new content from the movie will be arriving in the game at this time as well.
Star Wars Battlefront II storms onto PC, Xbox One, and PS4 on November 17.
The Star Wars actor went on to talk about a mind-blowing twist where Luke would get an evil clone from his severed hand.
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Throughout December, faction choices will continue to matter, and players will be able to see each faction's progress reflected in-game.
We'll be taking a look at the Star Wars Battlefront 2 trial ourselves in short order, and will share a proper analysis with you as soon as we can.
SFX has just recently released an interview with the Star Wars legend (via Games Rader) and during their conversation, Hamill made a decision to open up about his thoughts on Luke's arc in Lucasfilm's Star Wars sequel trilogy.
Star Wars Battlefront II is just around the corner and EA is ready to spill the beans on what fans can expect from Season 1 of their free DLC content. Poe Dameron's X-Wing will get some upgrades, while Tallie Lintra's A-Wing will be unlocked.
Throughout the rest of December, players can take part in new weekly challenges and and playlists.