Star Wars: Battlefront Teases Aren’t CGI; “That Is What the Game Looks Like” According to the Devs

on April 16, 2015 4:29 PM

Today we saw a couple teases of Star Wars: Battlefront, to be more precise, a screenshot and a small video. Developers are commenting, letting us know that if we think we’re looking at CGI, we’re mistaken.

Lead Level Designer Dennis Brännvall was quite clear:

VFX artist Daniel Kopp also chimed in:

Kopp also mentioned that attendees at the Star Wars celebration will get to see gameplay, which probably means that what we’ll see livestreamed during the game’s panel will actually be a cinematic.

In the meanwhile, the game’s Producer shown some sportsmanship in his reaction to the fact that the release date has been leaked one day before the announcement:

If stuff like this happens, we only have ourselves to blame. However, you would have learned this very soon anyway : )

Finally, Lead Gameplay Director Gustav Halling was asked about split screen amd the use of DirectX 12, and while he could not answer, he promised more details this spring:

One thing baffles me: is it possible that in 2015 publishers still don’t know that the first thing the fans will do is mining the source code of a new website?

 /  Executive News Editor
Hailing from sunny (not as much as people think) Italy and long standing gamer since the age of Mattel Intellivision and Sinclair ZX Spectrum. Definitely a multi-platform gamer, he still holds the old dear PC nearest to his heart, while not disregarding any console on the market. RPGs (of any nationality) and MMORPGs are his daily bread, but he enjoys almost every other genre, prominently racing simulators, action and sandbox games. He is also one of the few surviving fans of the flight simulator genre on Earth.