Expanding Fronts is a massive modification for Star Wars Galactic Battlegrounds aimed to breathe life back into the classic LucasArts strategy game by adding various new units, features, and gameplay elements. Each of the 8 civilizations is being split into various Sub-Factions that specialize in unique combat roles including Infantry, Armor, Aircraft, Navy, Support, and Economics. Each of these Sub-Factions will have a full roster of new units and technologies available to them. In addition, the Scenario Editor is being filled with hundreds of new units, buildings, effects, and objects to allow campaign and scenario designers more freedom than ever before.

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15 comments by Gen_Rhys_Dallows on Jan 5th, 2014

UPDATE RELEASED
The newest build of the Star Wars Expanding Fronts mod has been uploaded! This update fixes numerous bugs, implements a massive amount of balance adjustments, and adds several new units to play with. A manual installation archive has been uploaded in addition to the exe installer for users who are having trouble with the automatic installation process.

MULTIPLAYER SUPPORT IS LIVE
For users who wish to play Expanding Fronts online, you can now do so through Voobly. Downloading and installing the service is quick and simple. While online play through other services like GameRanger is possible, Voobly is currently the most efficient way to make it work.

DOWNLOAD IT NOW

You can download the newest version of Expanding Fronts from the following sites:

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HeavenGames
EXE / Archive

Voobly
NOTE: For those that wish to use the Voobly download, you must have a Voobly account, and the client must be installed.

THANK YOU
Once again, we thank everybody for their support, especially our testers who have brought many issues to our attention over the past couple of months. Your continued feedback is vital to the success of this massive project. If you have questions, comments or concerns, you can post them here, or on our HeavenGames page. Have fun!

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Expanding Fronts  BETA 0.1.1 (Manual Installation)

Expanding Fronts BETA 0.1.1 (Manual Installation)

Jan 5, 2014 Demo 3 comments

This extensive update fixes numerous bugs and balance issues. Also included are several new units and map design objects. This download includes a manual...

Expanding Fronts  BETA 0.1.1 (EXE Installer)

Expanding Fronts BETA 0.1.1 (EXE Installer)

Jan 5, 2014 Demo 4 comments

This extensive update fixes numerous bugs and balance issues. Also included are several new units, and map design objects. This download includes an automatic...

Expanding Fronts - Galactic Empire BETA

Expanding Fronts - Galactic Empire BETA

Oct 31, 2013 Demo 15 comments

This is the first official Expanding Fronts beta. It contains a rebuilt and functional Galactic Empire civilization, alongside numerous new units and...

SWGB Taunt Pack

SWGB Taunt Pack

May 26, 2013 Audio Pack 2 comments

This audio pack increases the number of audio taunts available in the game from 62 to 250, giving you a massive library of new sounds to rally your allies...

Expanding Fronts Preview - Spinnaker's Spoil Co-op

Expanding Fronts Preview - Spinnaker's Spoil Co-op

Feb 13, 2013 Multiplayer Map 2 comments

The Trade Federation requires resources to fund its invasion of Naboo. The coastal town of Spinnaker has those resources. With the help of your partner...

Expanding Fronts Preview - Behind the Lines Co-op

Expanding Fronts Preview - Behind the Lines Co-op

Feb 13, 2013 Multiplayer Map 0 comments

The Naboo have captured a Droid Control Program, and rendered a portion of the Trade Federation army motionless. With your partner, secure the Control...

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ChadaFACE
ChadaFACE Nov 10 2013, 12:52am says:

The beta is AMAZING the fps improvement is very noticible and the layout for GE is very well done.
IMHO droidekas are way OP tho

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fracture527
fracture527 Nov 8 2013, 8:02am says:

i love the beta you realeased for the galactic empire cant want what you got in store for the rest of the civilisations

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OhNoesBunnies!
OhNoesBunnies! Nov 6 2013, 12:48pm says:

Just wanted to say I love what you guys are doing. I'm totally looking forward to the next release (the beta was fantastic!).

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george76
george76 Nov 5 2013, 5:19pm says:

are u gonna add green lasers to naboo and wookiee infantry units and some vechicals but so far so good and are you gonna put b1 battledroids for the confederacy and etc

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george76
george76 Nov 6 2013, 6:47pm replied:

was this a reply to my comment or keith cause all this is bunched up on my screen i was just wondering cause i did it install right but i do have a laser mod already just curious

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Gameharley
Gameharley Nov 7 2013, 2:28am replied:

That was an answer to Keith's question

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KeithAlvarado
KeithAlvarado Nov 6 2013, 8:15pm replied:

I'm sorry, I was asking anyone in general. I installed the beta but when I put the game beta file in my SWGBG game file, Battlegrounds_x2 doesn't show up, only _x1.

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KeithAlvarado
KeithAlvarado Nov 6 2013, 1:11pm replied:

I will certainly do that. Thank you for your time my friend.

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Gameharley
Gameharley Nov 6 2013, 4:05pm replied:

It was a pleasure!
Glad i could help

+3 votes     reply to comment
Guest
Guest Nov 6 2013, 4:03pm replied:

well that worked for me

+1 vote     reply to comment
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