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28 comments by Schlechtwetterfront on Apr 1st, 2014

We all know DICE is making the new Battlefront and it has provided for a lot of discussion in our team. We will think they will create a good game. But our team's consent is that they won't deliver the core Battlefront experience. Which we aim to do. For that very reason we have decided to push BattleCry in a direction which will produce a game more closely resembling the Battlefronts we loved.
We're going 2D pixel art isometric rouge like procedural generated real time but with turn based elements become-a-Jedi-via-Midichlorian-injection simulation RPG hybrid.

You will be playing the most-loved, well designed and interestingly written character in the whole Star Wars universe, Jar Jar Binks.

We will utilize the full power Unity's 2D web plugin (always online is the future) renderer to bring alive the procedurally generated universe you always wanted to collect random taxes in, listen to Level 14 political discussions and experience first-hand bureaucracy puzzles on your way to becoming the first Gungan Jedi. Progress can be sped up by totally not pay-to-win in-game real money transactions. We will also be incorporating Facebook friends so everyone can see how good you are at controlling the power of a true Gungan!

On this journey you will of course encounter many different original and evil dangers including Ewoks, Ewoks, more Ewoks and Nazi Zombies. Boring enemies like the Empire, Sith, Rancors are not being included for obvious reasons.

To add some more depth we chose to add survival elements and progress the time a few hundred years until after the universe-wide apocalypse. Again, our single most important goal is to make a game like no-one else has ever seen.

Also, the character you're playing is actually a clone, part of an army Watto ordered to be able to sue every one of them for money because they destroyed stuff in his shop.


I know this is a lot of text. But it is very important for us to make our ambitions clear to you, our precious fans. For anyone getting past reading this (and I hope taking it seriously and trying to understand it's deep core of emotions and Kappa) we have a special treat. Something entirely new to the world. Something which will change humanity as we know it. Something playable.


Cherish your moment of anticipation. This will be your last thought on your death bed.




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Beepy
Beepy Mar 3 2014, 4:05am says:

BEEEEPPPPPING BRILLIANT


BEEP BOPPY XXXX

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Wookienator
Wookienator Mar 2 2014, 7:55pm says:

Hey
Found just out about this yesterday and wondered if this game will be like a simulation, so not like a casual shooter with boring running and gunning mechanics :) I would look forward to some realistic gameplay that really gives you the feeling of being a part of the Galactic Civil War. Greetings

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Mandosis
Mandosis Mar 2 2014, 9:01pm replied:

This game is going to be very similar to the Star Wars: Battlefront series.

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BluRRiot
BluRRiot Mar 2 2014, 3:19pm says:

Hey !.I really want to ask something to you guys because i am wondering it so much :).Are you guys going to add "Lightsabers" to game(and heroes like darth vader or luke skywalker ?).

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Truebladed404
Truebladed404 Mar 4 2014, 4:11pm replied:

Can we add lightsabers? Probably if we get that far. Can we add signature characters like Vader and Luke? Most likely not due to copyrights.

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3snake
3snake Mar 2 2014, 1:34pm says:

l love star wars battlecry

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ragpost
ragpost Mar 2 2014, 12:06pm says:

Battlecry team.
I am a music composer and i also do sounddesign. do you need any help with that? i also know quite alot about Cryengine editor.

Check my youtube channel for some scores

Youtube.com

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Mandosis
Mandosis Mar 2 2014, 3:23pm replied:

Hi ragpost, can you fill out the form on our website please? Swbattlecry.com

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Chalk
Chalk Mar 2 2014, 3:06am says:

Man, I'm really looking forward to this game! The Battlefront reboot can suck it, this is where it's at!

Do you have any problems with EA or Disney with cease and desists, or anything along those lines?

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Mandosis
Mandosis Mar 2 2014, 9:02pm replied:

So far we have not had any issues from either EA or Disney and likely never will.

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