Just last week, EA unveiled a special edition Star Wars Battlefront PlayStation 4 bundle that featured Darth Vader on the face of Sony’s now-gen console, a well as a few other notable extras.
If you already have a PS4 and was hoping to get the Star Wars Battlefront Xbox One bundle, well, that won’t be happening anytime soon it seems. Over on EA’s official Star Wars site, Battlefront Community Manager Mathew Everett answered a few community questions, with one of the questions asking of the Star Wars Battlefront Xbox One bundle’s existence.
Q.) Will there be a special edition Xbox One bundle?
A.) The exclusive console for Star Wars Battlefront is limited to PlayStation 4.
Q.) Will you offer the custom PS4 bundle controller separately?
A.) We have nothing to announce at this time. Stay tuned to the Sony channels for news and updates.
Elsewhere in the Q&A, Everett answered a few more details about Battlefront. We’ve jotted down the ones that have new info to share below.
Q.) Can you purchase the classic Star Wars games separately?
A.) Yes, PS4 owners will be able to purchase standalone versions of each of the classic Star Wars titles on PlayStation Store later this year.
Q.) When can we pre-order the Limited and Standard Edition Star Wars Battlefront PlayStation 4 bundle?
A.) We will announce pre-orders when they are available.
Q.) Will Star Wars Battlefront offer a Collector’s Edition?
A.) Star Wars Battlefront will offer a Deluxe and Standard Edition only. You can get more details HERE.
Q.) Will there be any playable indoor maps/areas?
A.) Of course! Some maps offer both interior and exterior settings to play within. You can see a glimpse of this within the screenshot released for Blast.
Q.) How will the persistence work, e.g. do players unlock weapons/gadgets by ranking up etc.?
A.) Star Wars Battlefront will offer a progression system that will unlock items as you rank up. We will go into specific details in the near future.
Want to know how it’s shaping up so far? Don’t forget to check back later in the month as we’re set to get some hands-on time with Battlefront at PAX Prime.
[Source: EA Star Wars]
Star Wars Battlefront Xbox One Bundle Not Happening According to EA