EA has finally released
the visuals for Star Wars Squadrons! Like they notified earlier this week, the
new game is a first-person space shooter focused around five on five battles
and players can group into their own squadrons.
The game looks inspired
by old versions like the 90s X Wing and TIE Fighter games, complete with
diverting power between ship systems, managing shields, and first-person view.
There are plans for
eight pilot-able ships, with a fighter, interceptor, support, and bomber class
ship for each faction (specifically, the X-Wing, A-Wing, Y-Wing, U-Wing, TIE
Fighter, TIE Interceptor, TIE Bomber, and TIE Reaper fighters.)
campaign that is set “a little bit after” Return of the Jedi consists of two
pilots: a New Republic one and an Imperial one and they can both control
The game will be
released on Xbox One, Playstation 4, and PC on October 2nd and will be
available for $39.99.