Star Wars: Battlefront (2004) is an addictive shooting game which was based on the world famous media brand, Star War. This game was designed and developed by Pandemic Studios. It was later available by LucasArts on September 21, 2004 for three different platforms (PlayStation 2, Xbox and Microsoft Windows). In addition to the three platforms, a mobile version was also available by THQ on November 1, 2005.
The content of Star Wars: Battlefront (2004) takes place with many fierce battles between different factions. Each has a purpose and an ideal. Four factions will appear in this game, including the Galactic Republic, the Galactic Empire, the Confederacy of Independent Systems (CIS), and the Rebel Alliance. In which, each has five different character classes to use in battles. Besides, it also owns a representative character to play. The familiar representatives of the Galactic Empire are Darth Vader and Luke Skywalker is for the Rebel Alliance. Count Dooku is a representative of the Confederacy of Independent Systems, and Jedi Council member is Mace Windu who will represent the Galactic Republic.
The combat content is relatively easy to understand, players only have to choose the faction and character to use in each match. Next, you will be taken to the battlefield to fight, at the matches, players will receive their own tasks to perform. You can destroy all enemy armies within the allowed time, attack, and capture the enemy’s base or defend the designated target. Besides fighting and completing missions, the manufacturer also provides familiar Star War war vehicles to use. There are 25 types of war vehicles to explore. For example, Speeder bike, AT-AT Walkers …
Moreover, this game also has a unique feature. Each area where players participate in combat can appear third military forces. They can become allies to destroy enemies or they can also cooperate with enemies to attack. However, they can also attack both players and opposing forces. This game helps create exciting battlefields to enjoy. For example, areas with the appearance of the Wookies race will help Rebel Alliance forces against the Galactic Empire. Or Tusken Raiders can attack all military forces appearing in the area that they are controlling. Besides the single mode, the manufacturer also prepares challenges to fight many players to join. In particular, the multiplayer mode receives better reviews than the single-player. With the PS 2 platform, it supports up to two players on the same screen or you use the PlayStation’s own GameSpy system, allowing 32 players to relax together.
This game receives good reviews not only on the content but also on graphic quality. The image details and effects of fire and explosion during combat are all sharp. In particular, the manufacturer also supports both viewing angles to enjoy, the first and third perspective.