You’ll play as an elite Imperial officer, Iden Versio – played by Sleepy Hollow Star Janina Gavankar – in a tale spanning the 30-year gap between the The Return of the Jedi and The Force Awakens.
We’ve combined all the key Star Wars Battlefront 2 details released so far below – via trailers, interviews, and social media – as we join the dots between facts and rumours, plus investigate what DICE’s shooter will show off next.
“Every second that went by was the longest second in history…I live in a world of ‘no’s and I wasn’t taking ‘no’ on this.” She got tired of wondering and waiting quickly.
“So I wrote you an email,” she reminds me, “and you knew who you were dealing with.” I remember it vividly.
“I got to go to EA, I climbed on top of the sign, I had a power hour with everyone involved with the script,” Janina says.
“In a medium filled with male protagonists, I want to push forward the presence of strong, complex, female characters, and from the very little I've been allowed to hear about this character, it sounds like this project is doing just that,” Janina’s email read.The timestamp is only as accurate as the clock in the camera, and it may be completely wrong. Star Wars Battlefront 2 addresses almost all the key criticisms of the original game: the sequel spans all eras of the movie trilogy, introduces multiplayer character classes, and debuts an extended single-player story campaign.*** Months later, in the aftermath of EA PLAY 2017, where Janina Gavankar stole the show with a commanding hosting presence, her giddy enthusiasm is at an all-time high.To prepare for the Star Wars Battlefront II segment, she visited Electronic Arts’ headquarters in Redwood Shores, California.Read more: Well, one of the hottest pre-E3 rumours is that Star Wars Battlefront 2 will arrive as a Nintendo Switch game too.