You know what's even better than being a Star Wars fan on May the 4th? Being a gamer and a Star Wars fan on May 5th. Disney Interactive Studios has announced that we can be excited for a brand new version of Disney Infinity. This coupled with Electronic Arts announcement for a new Battlefront makes it a great time for the gamer fans of the genre.
Disney Infinity 3.0 will introduce our favorite Star Wars characters into the already gigantic group of the Infinity series.The Starter pack will include none other than Anakin Skywalker and his padawan Ahsoka Tano who you may recognize from the Clone Wars. The initial starter set will also include the Twilight of the Republic Play set Piece, a 3.0 Edition base, the Disney Infinity: 3.0 edition game, and will take place during the Episodes I-III timeline. You will also be able to play as Obi-Wan Kenobi, Yoda, and Darth Maul! Add in some of your favorite Marvel, Disney, and Disney Pixar characters and you have a title that's sure to excite.
Star Wars Battlefrontis the newest game in the set of a groundbreaking series. Battlefront has always been a fan favorite, allowing you to play as either the rebellion or the empire in some of the most iconic environments and battles in the Star Wars Universe. This Battlefront is no different, offering beautiful play environments such as Hoth, Tatooine, Endor, and even a brand new volcanic planet known as Sullust. This new title also allows you to pilot some great ground vehicles from the series like speeder bikes and AT-ATs. This game will even bring solo, split screen, and online multiplayer matches of up to 40 players to create the most immersive experience yet.
From the Force Unleashed to the Old Republic series, the Star Wars franchise has offered us some of the most engaging and interactive video games around. Disney Infinity 3.0 and Star Wars Battlefront are sure to be no different. What elements of these games are you most excited for?