Star Wars: Battlefront Image
Metascore
82

Generally favorable reviews - based on 36 Critics What's this?

User Score
8.7

Generally favorable reviews- based on 103 Ratings

Your Score
0 out of 10
Rate this:
  • 10
  • 9
  • 8
  • 7
  • 6
  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
  • 0
  • 0
  • Summary: Star Wars Battlefront is an action/shooter game that gives fans and gamers the opportunity to re-live and participate in all of the classic Star Wars battles like never before. Players can select one of a number of different soldier types, jump into any vehicle, man any turret on theStar Wars Battlefront is an action/shooter game that gives fans and gamers the opportunity to re-live and participate in all of the classic Star Wars battles like never before. Players can select one of a number of different soldier types, jump into any vehicle, man any turret on the battlefront and conquer the galaxy planet-by-planet online with their friends or offline in a variety of single player modes. Single player modes include "Instant Action," "Galactic Conquest" and the story-based "Historical Campaigns" mode that lets gamers experience all of the epic Star Wars battles from Episodes I-VI, fighting from the perspective of each of the four factions within the game. [LucasArts] Expand
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 34 out of 36
  2. Negative: 0 out of 36
  1. This is the game we have wanted to play since we got caught setting fire to teddy bears in 1984...An excellent multiplayer combat game, a tremendous Star Wars Experience.
  2. A visually stunning game that will keep many Star Wars fans happy for many hours. My biggest complaint is that once you’re not in the various crafts the game can be a little boring and you find yourself dreaming the AT-ATS.
  3. If you’re buying the game for its single player campaign, you’re making a big mistake. Battlefront falls apart when it comes to the single player game but doesn’t fail in bringing the online multiplayer action we’ve been dying for ever LucasArts started designing Star Wars games.
  4. The various combatants are well-balanced and there is a huge variety of vehicles and aircraft to pilot, including X-wings, TIE fighters, speeder bikes and hulking AT-STs.
  5. It's Star Wars with a proven and well-executed game concept. And if that's not enough to persuade you, you're able to murder Ewoks. Enjoy.
  6. An intense blast of pure Star Wars.
  7. There are better shooters around, but if you’ve long hankered for vehicular Star Wars mayhem, Battlefront was made for you.

See all 36 Critic Reviews

Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 31 out of 36
  2. Negative: 4 out of 36
  1. May 22, 2011
    10
    This game is great everyone whose played it at my house love it a great game although the vehicles are quite strong but rockets can destroyThis game is great everyone whose played it at my house love it a great game although the vehicles are quite strong but rockets can destroy them overall it's a great game buy it Expand
  2. SamF.
    Apr 29, 2005
    10
    Some games just get everything right! Incredible action and gameplay. Thing BF:1942 in the star wars universe. The Only negative is most maps Some games just get everything right! Incredible action and gameplay. Thing BF:1942 in the star wars universe. The Only negative is most maps are too small for aerial combat. Expand
  3. Oct 30, 2012
    10
    This is the game that all video gamer Star Wars fans have been waiting for. We have been given the opportunity to take part in the epicThis is the game that all video gamer Star Wars fans have been waiting for. We have been given the opportunity to take part in the epic battles we saw in the movies as well as having the change to drive the great vehicles as well. Expand
  4. BarryC.
    Sep 28, 2004
    8
    This game is great. You have to give the game a couple of hours to truly feel what the creators are trying to present to you. I'd give This game is great. You have to give the game a couple of hours to truly feel what the creators are trying to present to you. I'd give it a 10 but the flying vehicles need help. All else is excellent! Expand
  5. Feb 23, 2015
    8
    I wish that you could kill Jedi in this game, they were too overpowered. The only thing you could do to kill one was to run them over with a speeder..
  6. May 19, 2012
    8
    Very good SW game, has quite a few things the sequel is unfortunately missing, and as a result stands out as its own game that can be playedVery good SW game, has quite a few things the sequel is unfortunately missing, and as a result stands out as its own game that can be played without the sequel completely replacing it. Expand
  7. Yahoo
    Sep 22, 2004
    0
    Why is it that all the reviews above are negative, but they have 80+ rankings.

See all 36 User Reviews