Join the rise of Darth Vader’s elite 501st Legion of Stormtroopers as you fight through an all new story-based saga where every action you take impacts the battlefront and, ultimately, the fate of the Star Wars galaxy.
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Release Date: Nov 1, 2005

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Includes 14 items: STAR WARS™ - Dark Forces, STAR WARS™ - Knights of the Old Republic™, STAR WARS™ - The Force Unleashed™ Ultimate Sith Edition, STAR WARS™ Battlefront™ II, STAR WARS™ Empire at War - Gold Pack, STAR WARS™ Jedi Knight - Jedi Academy™, STAR WARS™ Jedi Knight - Mysteries of the Sith™, STAR WARS™ Jedi Knight II - Jedi Outcast™, STAR WARS™ Jedi Knight: Dark Forces II, STAR WARS™ Knights of the Old Republic™ II - The Sith Lords™, STAR WARS™ Republic Commando™, STAR WARS™ Starfighter™, STAR WARS™ The Clone Wars™ - Republic Heroes™, STAR WARS™: The Force Unleashed™ II

 

About This Game

With brand new space combat, playable Jedi characters, and over 16 all new battlefronts, Star Wars Battlefront II gives you more ways than ever before to play the classic Star Wars battles any way you want.
  • Enhanced Single-Player Experience - Join the rise of Darth Vader’s elite 501st Legion of Stormtroopers as you fight through an all new story-based saga where every action you take impacts the battlefront and, ultimately, the fate of the Star Wars galaxy.
  • All New Classic Trilogy Locations - Fight inside the corridors of the second Death Star, in the marshy swamps of Dagobah, and even aboard the Tantive IV, Princess Leia’s Blockade Runner, as seen at the beginning of Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope.
  • More Classes and Vehicles - Now choose from six distinct soldier classes, plus bonus hero characters for each of the four factions: Rebels, Imperials, CIS and the Republic. Then jump into more than 30 diverse ground and space vehicles, including the clone BARC speeder, AT-RT and new Jedi Starfighter and ARC 170.
  • PLUS Improved Online Features - Engage in massive online battles with multiplayer action for up to 64 players. Play five different online game modes including Conquest, Assault, one-and two-flag Capture the Flag, and Hunt.
Now for the first time, Star Wars Battlefront II lets you…
  • Fight as a Jedi - Earn the ability to wield a lightsaber and use Force powers like Yoda, Darth Vader and many other heroes and villains.
  • Battle in Space - Dogfight in X-wings, TIE fighters, Jedi starfighters and other classic starcraft, or land your ship on a star destroyer and fight it out on foot aboard enemy ships.
  • Play 16 New Locations - Battle across Star Wars: Episode III environments such as Utapau, Mustafar and the epic space battle above Coruscant.

System Requirements

    • OS: Windows 2000, XP or Vista
    • Processor: Intel Pentium 4 1.5 GHz or Athlon XP 1500+
    • Memory: 256 MB
    • Graphics: 64MB 3d Graphics card with Vertex Shader and Pixel Shader (VS/PS) Capability
    • DirectX®: 9.0c
    • Hard Drive: 4.3 GB
    • Sound: 100% DirectX 9.0c compatible Sound Card
    • Multiplayer: GameSpy account required
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hayescooper
122.6 hrs
Posted: September 26
Better than anything EA could have hoped for
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Dank Preist Cthulhu
0.5 hrs
Posted: September 26
multiplayer is broken 0/10
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DeathAngel
18.6 hrs
Posted: September 26
Still the BEST battlefront game and one of the best Star Wars games to date.
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[TPG] cRiSPy
11.1 hrs
Posted: September 25
Play as the only stormtrooper to land a shot.
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fallen501
0.4 hrs
Posted: September 25
its a good old time game
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chrismonk97
21.2 hrs
Posted: September 25
Still better than ea's game
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Xander12595
25.2 hrs
Posted: September 25
If only there was still muiltplayer still there
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bby
18.8 hrs
Posted: September 25
gr8 game fam!
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kirinkoron
15.6 hrs
Posted: September 24
*If you are having problems getting this game to work on newer operating systems try opening the game with a mic plugged in*
This game is really good and holds up even today. I have just barely rediscovered the tip of the iceberg of content that this game provides. From the well fleshed out campaign to instant action to the ever exciting galactic conqeust there is always something to come back for. Other than the odd compatibility issues with modern operating systems this is a near perfect star wars game, hopefully next years EA battlefront can be half as good.
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A Group of Irishmen
0.3 hrs
Posted: September 24
Great game, loved it as a kid. Recently bought it on steam but I cannot play it. Every time a match/game is about to start up the game crashes. Any advice?
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59 of 69 people (86%) found this review helpful
6 people found this review funny
Recommended
1.4 hrs on record
Posted: August 28
I don't own this game on Steam, but it is an absolute classic!!! STEAM PLEASE ADD BATTLEFRONT 1 2004 TO STEAM!!!!!!!!
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27 of 27 people (100%) found this review helpful
4 people found this review funny
Recommended
16.1 hrs on record
Posted: September 15
Pros
-Easy to mod
-Fun to play
-Does not cost $60
-Better than EA's battlefront
-Does not require a beefy PC

Cons
-None
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28 of 31 people (90%) found this review helpful
7 people found this review funny
Recommended
0.6 hrs on record
Posted: August 27
This Game, ♥♥♥♥ yeah!
I can remember my old good days of PS2 playing this Amazing GAME!
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8 of 8 people (100%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
19.4 hrs on record
Posted: September 4
A good old game, that takes u back to the old days where u played it on ps2. It's kind of sad that they shut down "Multiplayer". But no excuse for not playing with a second program called "GameRanger".
8/10
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8 of 8 people (100%) found this review helpful
4 people found this review funny
Recommended
7.8 hrs on record
Posted: September 21
It's not an EA game.
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7 of 7 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
5.3 hrs on record
Posted: September 12
Over the decades so many star wars shooters/action games have come out that i have honestly lost track of all of them..really, on the whole they blur together like the identical legionaries of rome total war or slightly more accuratley the endless procession on transformers movies and in that vas ever growing ocean of same-ness, uninspired fraudulent copycats and zombified story telling there is a slightly less zomby esque gem free to embrace indviduality filled with uniqeness.

Glowing adulation aside Star Wars battlefront 2 the sucessor ((although in my opiniion sucessor in name and not much else)) to the similarly named orgional takes the lessons learned by the first game and nearly throws them out of the window, no longer does the game play like a star wars themed call of duty rip off, no longer do are you constricted to narrow missions and goals, you can play a capmiagn of which theres one for every section of major star wars lore at the time this game came out in adition to the matching scenarios for Battlefront 2's most advertised (( at the time )) galactic conquest..and thats its by the way simply saying galactic conquest sums up what you need to know about that game mode because it is literally nothing but dragging army and fleet icons around and fighting zoomed in empire at war style.

But in the end nearly no other shoooter and certainltn not a star wars shooter gives you the ability to play as a ground soildier or hero in a army assaulting a planets strongpoint, battlefron 2 will give you something however shallow at times that is uniuqe in the world of star wars shooters and still special in the world of gaming, catch it on any kin dof sale and you will be getting more than your moneys worth, buy it at full price and at least you will be getting what you paid for in full.
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7 of 7 people (100%) found this review helpful
4 people found this review funny
Recommended
72.1 hrs on record
Posted: September 11
Star wars battlefront 2:

Amazing maps.
Cool troops and heros you can play as.
Being a Ewok and trolling stormtroopers. XD
Galactic conquest.
A working multiplayer system from start to end.
CLONES!!!
And DROIDS LOTS OF DROIDS!!!
A awsome campain.
A fun single player mode.
Good voice actors.
Very fun space battles.
And very easy and good controlls.


Star wars battlefront EA

No campain. WHY!?
You can only play as the Empire or Rebels.
No space battles.
Hard to learn vechicle controlls.
Very glitchy. (Hopfully just for now)
Can't be a Ewok. NOOOOOOOOO!!!
No galactic conquest.
Not so fun single player mode.
50% working multiplayer.
Only 6 heros and villains.
Small amount of maps.
Kind of bad audio.
And no clone wars era.

Star wars battlefront EA: 4/10 for now.

Star wars battlefront 2 9.9/10

Would scrape some droids as a clone again.
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6 of 6 people (100%) found this review helpful
4 people found this review funny
Recommended
23.0 hrs on record
Posted: September 6
I got this to work on windows 10 by plugging in the mic. That was literally it.
I spent so many Saturday nights with this game on PS2.
WARNING:After playing this campaign, you WILL suddenly have a newfound appreciation for stormtroopers and you WILL feel sad every time you watch Star Wars and see the Death Star getting blown up.

*SPECIAL MESSAGE FOR EA*

Lord Vader finds your lack of competence...disturbing...


10/10 would "squash the scum" again.
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3 of 3 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
29.5 hrs on record
Posted: September 16
If you have never played this game get it. It is one of my favorite games of all time and is extremely fun to play. Even if you dont like Star Wars I would recommend it. 10/10
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3 of 3 people (100%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
82.0 hrs on record
Posted: September 11
Old but gold, except for a few of the campaign missions (Coruscant, Death Star), those suck. I hear this is heavily moddable, haven't felt the need to mod it yet, but I'm gonna take a look into that none the less. I heavily reccomend this, especially if you've wasted money on the new Battlefront, and are looking for a game with an acceptible amount of real content, no copy-pastes here.
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